U.S. 131 TO EXIT #131 (STANWOOD - WHITE CLOUD)
FROM THE SOUTH - Turn left and go 3/4 mile to the sign for Brower Park and turn left on Polk Rd.
FROM THE NORTH - Turn right and go 1/2 mile to sign for Brower Park and turn left on Polk Rd.
Follow Polk Rd to Brower Park.
GPS: Brower Park, 23056 Polk Road, Stanwood, MI
*Camping in Brower Park in rented camp sites/cabins-see notes section below. If you will be occupying your camp site after 1pm on Sunday, you must reserve the camp site for Sunday night.
*Holiday Inn (231) 796-4400
*Country Inn Suites (231) 527-9000
*Super-8 (231) 796-1588
J-SO: Closed Course - 3 Laps of an approx. 1 Mile course.
20 minute marathon course to be set by race director.
Closed Course; clock start. Marathon; lemans or clock start
Race Director (2502) TIM SIDOR, 6034 MYERS LAKE AVE NE, ROCKFORD, MI
Race Director (11356) LAURA WHEELER, 106 W 19TH ST, HOLLAND, MI
Referee (58) THOMAS K SMITH, 4603 S JACKSON RD, JACKSON, MI
Assistant Referee (70213) PETER LAUER, P O BOX 463, HARBOR SPRINGS, MI
Inspector (156) THOMAS JOHNSTON, 11880 PRESTON RD, BRITTON, MI
Scorer (73571) VICTORIA SIDOR, 6034 MYERS LAKE AVE NE, ROCKFORD , MI
Risk Manager (58600) JOSEPH DUFFIELD, 924 CLYDE ST, LANSING, MI
Risk Manager (74271) HAL LEDUC, 5678 TETON TRAIL, WHITE LAKE, MI
**3 over 2 for the largest 2 J Classes and largest 2 Stock short course classes**
*The Mecosta County Regatta is sponsored by Brower Park and the Mecosta County Park Commission.
*Brower Park - 231-823-2561. Please reserve camping ASAP.
*If you are camping and will be occupying your campsite after 1pm on Sunday, you need to reserve your campsite for Sunday night.
*If we finish Saturdays schedule early, we may move into Sundays.
*No Testing Period!!! If you are testing you will not race!!!!! This includes Thursday - Monday.
*Park Rules: Quiet hours begin at 11 p.m. During quiet hours, all noise must be confined to individual campsites.
*All trash must be placed in permanent trash cans. Trash cannot be left on ground in plastic bags.
Please throw trash in can or dumpsters by bath houses.
*Pets are allowed in the park. Park pet regulations can be found here:
*All camping must be done in rented campsites. Any racers entering Brower Park after hours on Friday should camp in unoccupied sites. Rent for these sites must be paid Saturday morning by 8 a.m. No electric cords may run across park roads. No riding in the back of pickup trucks or boats while being towed in park.
*At most only two motorized vehicles and one primary camping unit are allowed to occupy any camp site.
*No parking allowed on the beach/pit side of the campground road.
*Please respect the rights of non-racers and their campsites.
*There will be a potluck dinner Saturday after the races. Please bring a dish to pass and your own utensils. All are invited.
*There are many local sponsors that support this race; Please support them any chance you get.
This Regatta is sanctioned through APBA
All prizes are the responsibility of the conducting Club. APBA does not guarantee nor is it responsible for payment of prizes. You are advised that this event may be canceled prior to the race due to circumstances beyond the control of this association. If you plan to travel a long distance, it is recommended that you contact the race sponsor prior to your departure to ensure this event will take place.