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Antique Race Boat Regatta 2006

August 17-20, 2006 !!!

Click here for registration form - print it out and mail it in !!!

The past comes alive as some of the best known race boats of bygone eras return to Clayton, New York, for our eighth Antique Race Boat Regatta. Clayton is the birthplace of our APBA Vintage & Historic Division, holding our first antique boat regatta in 1992, and Clayton continues to be the biggest event on the APBA Vintage Race Boat Circuit.  This summer's regatta expands to 4 full days and with addition docking, well over 150 vintage race boats are expected, and will be running demonstration laps on a course, setup in front of the Museum. So if you wanna see lots of vintage race boats running at speed, you just gotta come to Clayton 2006 !!!

 

In addition to seeing and hearing these unique and beautiful boats run, spectators are invited to view them close-up in the pit area, at the Museum Docks.

 

If you're in the sport, want to be in the sport, or just appreciate Vintage Race Boats then this is "THE PLACE" to be. This is a big event with lots of varied activities.  If you plan on attending, here are two things you must do.

1. Be aware of the APBA rules and Safety Requirements.  Bring yourself and your boat properly equipped.
 

2. Register early.  Many of the activities require knowing how many participants will be coming.  The spare and obsolete parts swap will require a good bit of lead time.

To be on the mailing list for updates or wishing to contact event chairpersons for further details, contact:

 

Charlotte Brooks - charlotte@abm.org

Events coordinator for Museum

The Antique Boat Museum

315-686-4104

 

Marv Hart - marvinh@attglobal.net
Race Director


Clayton Re-organizes Race Boat Regatta !!!

In an effort to stay abreast of the growing needs of the sport and to insure the home of Vintage and Historic race boats be maintained,  the management of the Antique Boat Museum has approved the following changes.

  1. For the next three years, our Clayton Antique Race Boat Regatta will be held annually the third weekend in August, and will expand to 4 full days.

  2. A new warning light system to augment the standard safety flag system.

  3. An annual Drivers Clinic for new and veteran drivers and riding mechanics.

  4. A informational meeting held by representatives of our APBA Vintage Division.

  5. Improved “How to “ clinics  to aid restorations.

  6. A Swap meet for spare and discarded parts.

  7. A “Legends” Program is being put in place so as to honor those past racers who have contributed so much to the sport.

Schedule of events:

Antique Race Boat Regatta 2006

Thursday

August 17th

 All day - Registration for Regatta Participants

 All day - Safety Inspections

 All day - Water Testing, with crane and APBA Safety Team support

 Driver’s Clinic - Classroom

 Driver's Clinic - On the water instruction and testing

 Antique Boat River Cruise for Exhibitors and Sponsors

 Exhibitor Reception – Gaffney Porch

Friday

August 18th

 All day - vintage race boats performing exhibition runs on the course

 Afternoon "Fun Run" for Skiffs, Runabouts and Gold Cuppers on the river course

 Historical Racing Exhibits, Marketplace & Flea Market

 Raceboat Forum Speakers

 Engine Clinics - The Ford Flat Head of the 40's and The Aluminum Buick V8 of the 60's

 Preview Silent Auction Items

 Exhibitor Reception - Gold Cup Building

Saturday

August 19th

 All day - vintage race boats performing exhibition runs on the course

 Afternoon "Fun Run" for Skiffs, Runabouts and Gold Cuppers on the river course 

 Historical Racing Exhibits, Marketplace & Flea Market

 Silent Auction - Gold Cup Building

 Engine Clinics - The small block Chevy and Big Blocks and Blowers

 Raceboat Reunion & Forums

 Reception for Event, Corporate & 21st Century Club Sponsors, Exhibitors & Volunteers

 Nautical Auction

 Dinner & Legends of the Past Awards        

Sunday

August 20th

 All day - vintage race boats performing exhibition runs on the course

 Historical Racing Exhibits

 Marketplace & Flea Market

 Awards Ceremony

 Museum grounds closed to the public

A note to all participants !!!

For insurance and safety reasons, to run your vintage race boat at speed on the course, you must be a current APBA member (American Power Boat Association) and your vintage boat must qualify and pass our APBA Safety Inspection. If you do not pass Safety Inspection, you will stay on the trailer. Safety is the #1 priority of this event.

Click here for Safety Inspection Form

Brian Small and his APBA Safety/Rescue Team will be at Clayton again this year.

Vintage Race Boats Scheduled for

Antique Race Boat Regatta 2006

Click here for registration form - print it out and mail it in !!! 

As of: 12/22/2010

 

 

Big Hydros

   
Deepwater Special Tom Bertolini

Grand Prix

Hydroplane

Canadiana Grand
Prix

Marv & Kevin  Hart

Grand Prix

Hydroplane

GP-317

The Irishman

Bill & Judy Fisk

Grand Prix Hydro

Moonshine Baby

Phil Spruit

7 Litre Hydro

Hot Pepper

Al Craig

Lauterbach

7 Litre Hydro

Lauterbach Special William Gmeiner Jr. Grand Prix hydro
Lauterbach Special Jean Hoffman 7 Litre Hydro
* See Ya Later Edward Shield 7 Litre Hydro

 

 

Small Hydros

   
Bad Habit Joe Schulte 2.5 Hydro
Barracuda Tim Settle 266 Hydro

N-75

The Specialist

Jason Pomerleau

280 Hydro

E-148

Wild Card

Kevin Hart

280 Hydro

Summer Wine Rick Shannon 225 Hydro
Black Magic Jim Thompson 280 Hydro
Lolita Scott Courts

 

Lauterbach

135 Hydro

E-73

Sorceress

Jack Cotton 280 Hydro

S-50

TipBack

Bill Mehan

Will Farmer

145  Hydro

Hoddy Quirk Harrison Quirk

Jones

1 Litre Hydro

S-30

Mcknightmare's Return

Bill McKnight

Lloyd

145 Hydro

E4

Sir Ron III

Gary Vore 280 Hydro
Golden Days Philip Sharples 151 Hydro
* Astro Five Edward LaForme 1 Litre Hydro
* After Five Edward LaForme 5 Litre Hydro
* ETT Floyd Waterson112 135 Hydro

 

 

Speedsters &

Gold Cuppers

 

   

Scotty

Mark Howard

1929 Hacker

Gold Cup Hydroplane

Miss Detroit III Mike Michaud Gold Cup Hydroplane

Obsession Bill John

Gar Wood

Gold Cup Speedster

Yar Gar

 

Chris Johnson

Gar Wood

Gold Cup Speedster

Wood Too Phillip & Arnold Rubenstein

Gar Wood

Gold Cup Speedster

Boomerang David Coffin Gold Cup

*

Miss Kattaning Martin Smith Gold Cup

*

Arab IV Geoffrey Magnuson Gold Cup

*

Ethyl Ruth IV Lee Anderson Gold Cup

 

Runabouts & Flat Bottoms

   

SK-169

Can't Wait

Rob Kaufman SK Flat Bottom

SK-55

Mean Streak

Nate Slotiuk SK Flat Bottom

M-2

Sleeper

Bill Burgess

Chris Craft

Racing Runabout

Hot Number II

Shaun Berry

Chris Craft

Racing Runabout

Ednandy Gerald Davidson F225 Class

Dancing Bear Curt Brayer F Service Runabout

Screaming Meemie Skip Weeks SK Flat Bottom

*

Running Wild Donald Textor Racing Runabout

*

SK-68 Gene Fleming SK Flat Bottom

*

* Robert Cox TI Yacht Club Design

 

Jersey Speed Skiffs

   

JS-78

Flyin High

Bill & Brian DeGlopper Jersey Speed Skiff

JS-88

StormALong

Rich DeGlopper & Peg Hollstein Jersey Speed Skiff

JS-603

Domino

Len Finethy

Jersey Speed Skiff

JS-712

Miss Align

Bill Mehan

Jersey Speed Skiff

JS-47

My Precious

Gerri Prusko &

Bill John

Jersey Speed Skiff

JS-87

River Rat

Marc Bresee Jersey Speed Skiff
Tinker Bob Mueller Jersey Speed Skiff
Sir Alter Ego James Hassfeld Jersey Speed Skiff
Double Trouble Norm Gavin Jersey Speed Skiff
*

JS-11

Rock N Roll

Les Ely Jersey Speed Skiff
* Heart Beat Paul Nowack Jersey Speed Skiff
*

JS-3

Hops A Lot

Tom Law Jersey Speed Skiff
* BU Bob Myers Jersey Speed Skiff

 

Outboards

   
Twistercraft Ken Fornwalt EP, JP

74-E

El Zorro

 Dick Tyndall ASH
* Brian Pitt

1980 Molinari

Merc 2.5 V6

* Peter Krzyanowski A Stock Hydro
* * Bob Grubb A & S
* * Bob Grubb C & D
* Comet Riggs Smith 36
* La Petite Marcelle Bob Walwork DU
* Beep Frank Mizen Midget
* Troubles Frank Mizen B Utility
* * Harold "Skeeter" Heinrich B Stock
* * Bill Harris Pleasure Claft

 

 

Radio Controlled

Model Race Boats

   

R/C Model Race Boats

Hank Pyrciak & Friends

Radio Controlled

Model Race Boats

       

For registration and more information, please contact:

Charlotte Brooks

charlotte@abm.org

The Antique Boat Museum

315-686-4104

Clayton Chamber of Commerce

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