Haliburton 2016 - Race News -- UPDATES
Haliburton Pre registration
you have until August 17th midnight to pre register your classes@ $25.00 1st&2nd class and $15.00 3rd+&JSH
after this date the entry fee goes up $5.00 per class
Please ensure that you register this makes things a lot easier and cost effective for you
Note: you must attend registration on site to sign and pay
Registration on site - Friday 7-9pm, Saturday 8-9am, Sunday 8-8:30am
Drivers meeting Saturday & Sunday 9:30am
Update: Under no circumstances are trailers, boats, campers ect. allowed at the Haliburton race site until Friday morning.
If you need to show up Thursday and park a trailer please contact Barb Hammond. She has another location available to help you out
Friday Night McKecks is offering a 'Racer Special' for dinner at a cost of $20. There will be live country music from 9-11pm and they will stay open until midnight to serve us.
The dinner at Pinestone on Saturday night is now fully booked, no more seats are available.
Pinestone Hotel Updates.
Pinestone room rates are $129 based on a two night stay, these rates are guaranteed until August 5th. After August 5th the rates increase to $199/night.
Dinner and the live band Saturday night. The free bus shuttlewill start at 6pm with Dinner starting at 7pm sharp. The shuttle will run every half hour until midnight.
Dinner is $22 plus hst per person. The menu consists of Roast Beef, potatoes, seasonal veggies, salad, rolls and desert squares, all buffet style. Kids are $11.
If you want a vegetarian plate please request it from Barb Hammond.
The room holds 120 people are there are 15 spots left. You must pre-pay for your dinner when registering for the races. Barb will be at the registration table.
Contact Barb at 705-754-1925 or email email@example.com
We have two race sponsors offering accomodations for the weekend.
Silver Maple Motel - now fully booked
Pinestone Resort - 705-457-1800 ** 10 minutes from the race site. Identify yourself as a racer to receive the race rate.
Camping - 4 sports for tents available, based on first come basis.
Pinestone needs a commitment for the Saturday Night Roast Beef Buffet Dinner. There will be a sign up sheet to booked your dinner. You can either sign up at Erinsville, or by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or calling her at 705-754-1925.
Dinner will be at 7:30 at Pinestone with a Band/DJ following dinner, prizes and a free bus shuttle from the race site to Pinestone running every 30minutes. Please request a Vegetarian Dinner through Barb as well.
Stoughtons Quality Roofing
Harrison Hot Tubs
Lakeside Golf Course
Markham Mower Limited
Blair Sand & Gravel
Eagle Lake General Store
Silver Maple Motel
Hudson Henderson Insurance Broker
West Guilford Auto Centre Ltd.
Century 21 Granite
V&S Department Store
All-Season Cottage Rentals
Enviro Contracting & Septic Services
Fort Irwin Marina
Head Lake Grill
Debler Well Drilling
Shepherd Environmental Services
Parker Pad Printing Discount
Fort Irwin Cottage & Garden Centre
Vince Hammond Trucking & Excavating Services
Walkers Home Hardware
Barrett Auto Tech Luba
Eastern Overhead Doors
Curry Chevrolet Buick GMC Ltd.
Downtown Haliburton Merchants
Erinsville, ON - Race News
Registration will be on site Saturday and Sunday morning at 9:00 at the picnic shelter. No advanced registrations. For exceptions and special considerations contact Doug Overbury.
Entry Fees will be $35.00 1st class,$30.00 2nd &3rd class -$20.00 JSH
All stock and mod classes currently running . We would also like to see the T Boats out in big numbers !!
Limited testing Friday afternoon as designated by Doug and after all race set up is completed (please feel free to volunteer)
Roughly 40 previously enjoyed trophies up for grabs ..you win, you pick
Free Camping in pits as designated by Doug, but this year all on East side of cty rd 41 as Beaver Lake Variety will not be operating
Welcome aboard party Friday night a the Lakeview Tavern. Live entertainment on Saturday night TBD.
We are again promoting the OLD BOAT RACERS and Reunion weekend. Last year we had many racers from the 60’s 70’s 80’s Slide show -Emily Overbury looking for 200 or so relevant slides.
Saturday local Crafters Market on site, Classic Car Display from Kingston on site
The event has tons of local support and is well advertised by Land-o-lakes Tourist Association.
Directions-HWY#41 at Napanee exit 579from west 401and 579B from east 401
THE LAKEVIEW TAVERN
AUTO ELECTRIC REBUILDERS
Take a look at Pictures taken by Coburn Pix at Gravenhurst.
The full Gallery can be seen here... http://www.coburnpix.com/Other-Motorsport-Series-Events/Toronto-Outboard-Racing-Club/2016-TORC-at-Gravenhurst-ON/
We've also posted quite a few of his pictures on our Gallery Page.
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
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 email@example.com
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