Backup date: May 6 & 7, 2017
An announcement will be made by
6 PM Thursday, April 27 if using backup date.
Flint Associated Speed Team (FAST) - 17-003 RT
“Need For Speed At Thread Lake”
Timed event for 1/16 mile SAW and 1/3 mile Oval.
TIME: 8 AM to dusk
Thread Lake, Flint, MI 48503. North end of Orville St., adjacent to UAW Fwy.
CLASSES: All IMPBA legal classes.
Pre-registration is not required. $25 flat fee to enter, come any time and run as often as time permits.
CD: Terry Keeley (905) 819-4571
Assistant CD: Mike Nowicki (810) 367-6604
Huntsville Model Boating Association - 17-020 RT
Timed event for 1/16 mile SAW, 1/3 mile Oval,
1/4 mile Oval. “IMPBA Record Trials”
TIME: Event starts when timing system is operational – approx. 8 AM until dark
Brahan Spring Park South Lake - next to Natatorium (indoor pool), 2111 Drake Ave., Huntsville, AL 35805
CLASSES: Any IMPBA legal boat/hull/motor can run.
All IMPBA racing classes in Nitro, Gas & Fast Electric. 1/16 Mile SAW, 1/3 & 1/4 Mile Oval will be options at CD’s discretion & majority of contestants. Pre-registration is not required –but please email Bill or Paul to let us know you will be coming. Plenty of room for tents and equipment. $25 flat fee run as often as weather permits. Fee is payable prior to first run.
NOTE: Witching Hour Rules (1 hour prior to sunset) -- Only drivers whose boats have been within 5% of the record during the event, or that current record holder will be allowed to run on the short list. If no one on the short list elects to run, other participants from the daily list may run until someone on the short list elects to run again, however at no time may someone on the short list give up their spot to someone not on the short list.
CD: Bill Zuber (256) 830-0835
Assistant CD: Paul Traufler (256) 683-4129
R/C Model Boaters of Baltimore - 17-029 R
“Thunder in the Park” TIME: 8:30 AM
Open water April 28, 15 Noon to 5 PM.
Lake Royer at Ft. Ritchie, 14320 Barrick Ave., Cascade, MD 21719
CLASSES: Will be listed on RCRacing Events.com. Pre-registration required by April 24.
3 boats to make a class.
Standard heat racing rules apply for scale classes. Audio Clock. All racers should be familiar with D12 rules which can be found at www.capitolrcmodelboats.com (especially combined Nitro/FE class). Plenty of nearby accommodations. Lunch available for purchase Saturday and Sunday. No pets allowed. Onsite camping – no hookups. Campers must park on service road. Campers must remove all trash. No bonfires or alcohol permitted.
CD: Tim Clark (301) 448-8063
Assistant CD: Charles Jones, Jr. (443) 617-8026
Nitro Ducks RC Model Boaters - 17-033 R
“District 13 Race” TIME: 11 AM
Open water Friday (May 31) afternoon &
Saturday until 10:30 AM.
Nitro Ducks Sportsman Club R/C Park,
160 Victoria Lane, Folkston, GA 31537
CLASSES: B Hydro, Mono, Sport Hydro, Tunnel;
D Tunnel; LSG 23-30 Cat, Mono, Rigger, Sport Hydro & OB Tunnel; LSG Crackerbox/Jersey Skiff *Jersey Skiff runs under Crackerbox rules*; Open Hydro, Mono, Offshore & Tunnel; N Mono; P Mono; P Ltd. Hydro Rigger, OB Tunnel, Sport Hydro, Mono, Offshore; 60 Scale; Sport 40; Sport B Tunnel; 1/6 Scale FE Jersey Skiff.
Pre-registration required.Entry Deadline is midnight, March 26, 2017. See RCRacingEvents.com for more details. 3 boats to make a class.
150 Boat limit for all Grand Prix races this year. Gas, nitro and electrics welcome in the open classes. B Sport Hydro added as "Fun" class -- No Grand Prix points for this class. We will be having a dinner Sat. night after the days racing before the lights come on for night open water.
CD: Julie Gilley (229) 392-4936
Atlanta Model Boaters - 17-009 R
“2017 Atlanta Spring Nationals”
TIME: 8 AM Sat & Sun.
Open water: April 21 -
Electrics at Noon / Gas & Nitro 5 PM 'til Dark
Morning Creek Lake, 1000 Naturally Fresh Blvd., Atlanta, GA 30349
CLASSES: As listed on RCRacingEvents.com
Rule Deviations: 1) Any gas engine up to 30.5 cc allowed in LSG 23-30 classes. 2) P Ltd. motor restrictions 3) Electrics allowed in 60 Scale.
See www.RCRacingEvents.com for more info.
Pre-registration is required. Entries handled via
www.RCRacingEvents.com. 3 boats to make a class.
CD: Doug Smock (404) 308-4011
St Louis Thunderboaters - 17-016 R
“3rd Annual Little Thunder on Arrowhead Lake”
TIME: 9 AM
Open water April 28 - 1 PM until dark
Arrowhead Lake Campground, 1600 Peterson Ave., Johnston City, IL 62951
CLASSES: B, D & E/F Hydro; Twin Hydro; Crackerbox; Sport 20; Sport 40; 1/8 Scale; B Sport Tunnel; B Mod Tunnel; Open Nitro Tunnel; Open Nitro Mono; Gas Mono; Gas Sport Hydro; Gas Cat; Gas Hydro; 1/16 Gas Scale; Thunderboat; Sport RTR; B, D Mono. 5 boats to make a class. 4 Rounds of Heat racing. Pre-registration required by Wed., April 27th. See flyer.
CD: Chuck Hildreth
For information call Ken Hildreth at 314-605-1737
or Wes Ellet at 618-771-3896
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