Gravenhurst Race News
WE HAVE MANY NEW SPONSERS FOR THIS RACE
HOWARD JOHNSONS HOTEL, GRAVENHURST
1165 Muskoka Rd S, Gravenhurst
Has issued another block of 10 rooms to the boat racers only until Friday June 10 2016 .You must mention the boat races for a reduced rate of $108.00
NAPA Auto Parts Bracebridge is also one of them. They carries a full line of Klotz racing products including racing fuel If you want any of these products please contact Keith Colson or Jim Hunter and they can bring the product to the races.
Muskoka PowerBoat Races
JUNE 25 & 26 AT GULL LAKE IN GRAVENHURST
The John Webster Memorial Race will be held on Saturday for all 20H hydros.
Pre Registration IS NOW available at torc.ca
Registration- ( sign & pay)
Friday June 24 –7-9pm @Hunters Shop
Saturday & Sunday at race sit 8-9am
Pre Registered Entry Fee
1st & 2nd class 25.00 - 3rd +15.00 JSH 15.00
At the site - add $5.00 per class
Drivers meeting at the concession stand at 9:30 am Saturday and Sunday
Saturday night pizza dinner and a live band taking place at Hunters Shop
There is camping available at Hunters Shop 1088 Sidore Rd Gravenhurst and Hotels in town. NO CAMPING IN PITS
Thanks to Jim Hunter for having us as his guests at his place.
Directions-Hwy 11 exit at 169 Bethune Drive - Follow to Brock St intersection Gull Park Lake –Lakeside
Any questions with regards to this race contact Will or Jim Hunter 705-790-6142
Recent News regarding 2016 Races and Drag Involvement.
Please take a look at this letter.
NEW - Waterford Updates!
Lots of information so please read this carefully. First of all, Waterford is a Joint Sanction race with APBA, second, the pre-entry fee will be $25/class and the 3rd class/J class will be $15.
Registering at the site will add $5 per class per day.
Click on the 'Register for a Race' button to the right of this posting.
On Friday June 3 the school will be run if you are interested in the school please get in touch with Andrew Fralick there are only 2 spots left!!
Testing will be available later in the afternoon at $15.00 per racer , and yes 2 cylinder and 4 cylinder will be separate ! waiver to be signed at the Dixon trailer prior to testing.
Friday night there will be a FREE hot dog & cold salad dinner for all drivers and crew@ 6pm at the pavilion
Registration is as follows
Friday night 7pm– 9pm
Drivers meeting 9:45am
There will be Kaley's canteen for food service, available for breakfast and lunch service so be sure to support her !
Saturday night we will be having our FREE spaghetti dinner for all drivers and crew courtesy of TORC. Which will be at 6pm or 45 minutes after the last race.
WE WILL BE ASKING FOR A NON PERISHABLE FOOD ITEM OR A SMALL DONATION TO THE FOR THE WATERFORD FOOD BANK THANK-YOU
After dinner there will be a live band ( Bolt upright Band ) starting at 7:30 until 11pm . These events will also take place at the pavilion.
Camping fees are approx $30.00 per night . Plenty of camping no need to book a site we have the whole park! Full sand beach for launching boats & trailers/camping in the pits
Directions to Waterford ,Ontario park.
From the east 401– 403 (Hamilton) Bradford to Rest Acres road south -left -Townsend concession rd 8 the race site ( its on you right) From the west 401 east—403 west to Rest Acres Rd South –Townsend concession 8 -
Look for boat race signs !!!!
We will be running everything if possible that registers so bring it !!
This is an awesome venue one to put on the calendar see you there !!
CONTACT PERSON- NORMA DIXON 905-449-9511 OR firstname.lastname@example.org
Haliburton 2015 Coverage
Take a look at the Highlander Newspaper, there are photos and videos from last years race.
TORC Awards Luncheon & Banquet
Our annual luncheon banquet will be happening at the Toronto Hydroplane & Sailing Clubhouse at 20 Ashbridges Bay.
Start Time: 11am
Bar Opens: 12pm
Lunch Served: 1pm
There's a 50/50 draw, Tickets are $20 per person, $25 at the door. Tickets are limited so make sure you reserve now to make sure you get one.
Children under 12 are free and there will be a children's table with a special menu of smile face fries, chicken nuggets, apple juice and dessert.
The Banquet Meal Menu: Pork Schnitzel, Cabbage Rolls, Roast potatoes & Perogies, Vegetables, Rolls, Juice, followed by Coffee/Tea and Dessert.
Please contact Heather Knox at email@example.com by Feb 10th to guarantee your seat.
To help our announcers this year, please take the time to fill out this racing profile form. It can then be emailed to Norma Dixon at firstname.lastname@example.org
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April 23rd - SWAP SHOP
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June 3rd - Drivers School
June 4/5th - Race Weekend
June 25/26th - Race Weekend
July 16/17th - Race Weekend
August 20/21st - Race Weekend