VIA I-75 Exit #310
Take exit 310 for M-68 toward Rogers City
Turn right onto M-68W
Turn right onto S Straits Hwy
Turn left onto South Ave
Turn right onto Witt Blvd
Turn left onto Oak Glen St
GPS: DeVoe Beach, Indian River
Please visit the Indian River Chamber website for detailed local hotels.
Saturdays course: approx 42 miles, modified Lemans start from pits out 1/2 mile to turn buoy and then back into Indian River. Race runs through Indian River then along the West side of Mullett Lake and entering Cheboygan River and running its full length to a turn around buoy in Cheboygan. The course then follows the same route back to a finish line at DeVoe Beach.
Sundays course: approx 42 miles, modified Lemans start from pits across Burt Lake and then North to entrance of Crooked River. Course runs through Crooked River and into and around Crooked Lake making 3 check points and then back into Crooked River. Course then continues South along the West side of Burt Lake then across the lake into the Indian River. The race travels the full length of Indian River to a check point at Mullett Lake and then back through Indian River to a finish line that is at DeVoe Beach.
Disclaimer: Course layout, finish location, turn buoy, checkpoints, etc. is all dependent on DNR and Coast Guard approval of permits.
JR Course: modified Lemans start from pits out to turn buoy (location dependent on weather) and then back into Indian River. Approximately 3 miles through Indian River to a turn around buoy at The Landings with a finish at DeVoe Beach. This is the course for both Saturday, and Sunday.
Trophies for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place in JSR, AXR, 15SSR, and DSR. Trophies for 1st - 5th place in 25SSR and CSR.
Cash prizes awarded minimally of $5,000. Final amount is determined by the TOMORC Board of Directors.
Prizes are handed out at the completion of Sundays race and clean up of pit area. Prizes also can be mailed if winner is not present.
Awards banquet at Howe Marine on Sunday after pits are cleaned up. Tentative start time is 6 pm. Should location or details change, it will be announced at the drivers meetings.
Friday: at DeVoe Beach from 5-7pm
Saturday: at DeVoe Beach from 8-9am
Sunday: If needed or upon request
Friday Night Dinner: Free to all racers, families, and volunteers. Located in DeVoe Beach. Come register to race and get an amazing cooked meal by Dale and Angie Berry!
Race Director (53194) THOMAS N FAIRBAIRN, 2970 S US HIGHWAY 31 N, ALANSON, MI
Referee (2611) MIKE ROSS, 6643 WEDGEWOOD CRT, WATERFORD, MI
Assistant Referee (9973) BRYAN LAUER, PO BOX 463, HARBOR SPRINGS, MI
Inspector (156) THOMAS JOHNSTON, 11880 PRESTON RD, BRITTON, MI
Inspector (13966) MAC PFALZER, 100 S SAUNDERS RD SUITE 150, LAKE FOREST, IL
Inspector (75270) DANIEL PEARSON, 1426 CATOB RD, HARBOR SPRINGS, MI
Scorer (7509) TRACY TROLIAN, 6275 MILAN OAKVILLE RD, MILAN, MI
Risk Manager (13857) SAMANTHA FAIRBAIRN, 6885 MAPLE RIVER LANE, BRUTUS, MI
No Camping at DeVoe Beach
$10 dollars for race trailer parking at DeVoe Beach (free if parking on the sand portion of the beach)
Pets are allowed at DeVoe Beach
Parking Passes for the pit parking lot may NOT be available for 2023 - this is directly related to how many participants. Trailer parking will occur in the parking lot if it has to, which will take up parking spaces for vehicles. CARPOOL!
Please be respectful of homes and yards surrounding DeVoe Beach. Abide by no parking signs if necessary.
On plane testing is possible at 11am on Saturday ONLY pending ambulance attendance.
First time/rookie drivers may be required to attend on plane testing to confirm to the race committee that they are able to safely start with their class. This may be Friday evening OR Saturday morning. Drivers will be notified if they are required to present.
Motors in any class that are considered prohibitionary may NOT be allowed to participate in this event without sufficient proof of capabilities. Final determination will be made by the Race Committee.
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.