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Summer Hillsdale Race

The date for the Summer Hillsdale race has been changed to July 18/19.  The sanction for this race will be posted soon.

Last Call for Driver’s School at Huntington Indiana June 5

As of right now we still have a few spots available for Driver’s school at the Indiana Outboard Associations 5th Annual Harry Brinkman Memorial Regatta.  The school will take place on Friday June 5 starting at 10 a.m.  There will be a 3 hour course where new drivers will learn the ins and outs of boat racing followed by a testing session at 1 p.m. where attendees will drive either a J Hydro or a C stock Hydro.  Anyone who is interested or know someone that is interested, please feel free to contact either me (Dan Koschka) at koschka41h@gmail.com or our club president Jasen Dircksen at clearwatercustoms@outlook.com.  Entry fee will be $50 and this includes a 1 day membership to APBA.  We would like to have all RSVPs in by no later than Saturday May 23.

5th Annual Harry Brinkman Memorial Regatta June 6-June7

APBA Race Circular

5th Annual Harry Brinkman Memorial Regatta
6/6/2015 – 6/7/2015
INDIANA OUTBOARD ASSOCIATION #30
7    12558   
Huntington, IN Lake Clare
4/2/2015
5/11/2015
I-69 to Fort Wayne, Indiana; US 24 (West) to Huntington; Take Business Exit 24; Race Course south side of road at Broadway Ave. Pit entrance on south end of lake.
Holiday Inn Express @ 260-356-3434 * * * * * Super 8 @ 260-358-8888.
Camping on parking lot and north of lake – $10 / night.
MOD / PRO / STOCK / J / SLT – 3 laps on an approx. 3/4 mile course. * * NOT approved for records.
Clock Start for all classes
N.A. Championships: 200MH , 400MH
Divisional Championships: CRR,CRH,CSERH,CSERR
: Local Class – Antique B Racing Hydro (SRB)

04120   C SERVICE R04140   C RACE R04200   125CCH04280   175CCH04330   C SERVICE H04340   C RACE H05000   MODIFIED OUTBOARD06030   BSR06220   ASH06230   BSH06240   CSH06250   DSH06280   302SSH10000   SUPERLIGHT TUNNELS11000   J CLASSES
04120   C SERVICE R04140   C RACE R04200   125CCH04280   175CCH04330   C SERVICE H04340   C RACE H05000   MODIFIED OUTBOARD06030   BSR06220   ASH06230   BSH06240   CSH06250   DSH06280   302SSH10000   SUPERLIGHT TUNNELS11000   J CLASSES
No prizes
Saturday (6/6/15) – in pits – 7:30 a.m. – 8:30 a.m.
Sunday (6/7/15) – in pits – 9 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.
Saturday (6/6/15) – in pits – 9:30 a.m.
Sunday (6/7/15) – in pits – 10 a.m.
$30 per class, AX / J – $20
Register in pits only.
Race Director (4005) ROBERT L KOSCHKA, 126 E 48TH ST, INDIANAPOLIS, IN
Referee (8996) STEVE ROSKOWSKI, 10100 N JEFFREY DR, MOORESVILLE, IN
Assistant Referee (2060) MARK WHEELER, 2690 TIMBERLEAF LN, KALAMAZOO, MI
Inspector (1147) DAVID BRILL, 1082 ROGER SCOTT DR, BELLBROOK, OH
Inspector (13649) GARY MILLER, 13028 REDDING DR., FORT WAYNE, IN
Scorer (11726) DONNA ROSKOWSKI, 10100 N JEFFERY DR, MOORESVILLE, IN
Risk Manager (3879) JOHN SHARP, 7411 EDGEWATER DR, INDIANAPOLIS, In

- Drivers school on Friday June 5. Call Jasen Dircksen (260-740-2235 ) for arrangements.
- SRH (Antique B) will be run on one day as a local class. Race day to be determined prior to racing.
- Antique classes (divisionals) will be run once over the weekend and schedule to be determined at race site.
- Entry into pits on Friday afternoon after Race Directors have arrived.
- No alcohol or smoking in the pits or park area.
- Due to expected entries, cars and motor homes will not be allowed to park in the pit area.
- The Pit Committee may ask you to minimize your pit area.
- Motor homes may camp on the south end of the parking lot.
- Camping fee of $10 / night.
- No class registrations will be accepted after the Drivers’ Meeting..
- Restrooms at shelter house will be open.
- Conducting club is responsible for payment of the Region 7 Safety Fund fee of $10/sanction day, payable to the Region 7 Chairman, Kris Shepard, 25449 W North Ave, Antioch IL 60002

Trailer Day April 25, 2015

It is that time of the year to check out all of the IOA’s equipment to make sure it is all in working order and ready for the racing season starting in June. Any help would be appreciated. We will be gathering at the Dircksens’ house at 10am EDT on Saturday, April 25 to inspect the rescue boat, turn boats, motors, generator, etc.

If you think you will be able to attend and you are on Facebook, RSVP to the event on the IOA’s Facebook page.

If you are not on Facebook and plan on attending, let us know on this site’s contact page and we will send you directions to the Dircksens’ house with more detailed information

2015 Racing Schedule

June 6-7, Huntington, Indiana  (Date firm)
APBA Driver School on Friday, June 5

June 27-28, Hillsdale, Michigan  (Date tentative)

August 29-30, Dayton, Ohio  (Date tentative)
Dayton Record Runs

September 11-13, Hillsdale, Michigan  (Date firm)

September 26-27, Alexandria, Kentucky  (Date firm)

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