Pro Tour Promotions and MIM X Recreation, in conjunction with Sheboygan Yamaha Announces the… 2006 Sheboygan Yamaha Waterfest at Deland Park in the City of Sheboygan, Wisconsin Saturday, August 19th and Sunday, August 20th.
This is the last of 3 double round events for the 2006 Great Lakes Watercross Race Series and their first event ever at this site. The mighty Lake Michigan shoreline will be the place for watercross action August 19-20th!
This Great Weekend Event is sponsored by SHEBOYGAN YAMAHA and SKAT-TRAK PERFORMANCE PRODUCTS
Great Lakes Watercross Tour offers Closed Course Racing which is motocross on water with Road course type lay-out including left and right turns and straight-aways which are all designated by buoys. It’s handle-bar to handle-bar action with log jumps and plenty of waves. With Speeds of up to 70 mph with both runabout and stand-up watercraft, they are action packed events sure to thrill the fans.
Great Lakes Watercross events are Region 6 International Jet Sports Boating Association (IJSBA) and American Power Boating Association (APBA) sanctioned with competitors earning points towards a National Title and the opportunity to be invited to compete at the IJSBA World Finals located in Lake Havasu, Arizona, USA, in the first week of October.
LIST OF OTHER EVENTS THIS WEEKEND
SHEBOYGAN YAMAHA'S $500.00 DASH FOR CASH!
The Dean Joas Memorial Dash for Cash Race will be held Aug. 19th & 20th at the end of racing each day.
A two moto race, one each day for combined lowest score in stand up and runabout classes. Open to all recreational riders and racers. Race numbers are required on boats for this event.
Moto 1of the Dash for Cash Race will be the last race of the day on Saturday. Moto 2 will be on Sunday, the last race of the day as well. Each class will run it's own moto (stand up & runabout) 10 laps for ski & 12 laps for runabout.
The entry fee for the race is $15.00 per boat, with 100% pay back. The winners of each class (ski & runabout) are gauranteed $250.00 prize money, with the remainder of the entry fee monies split between 2nd and 3rd places.
Participants in this event must be 18 or older with the exception of current APBA Junior members.
This is a SHEBOYGAN YAMAHA sponsored event. Do not pass up this opportunity to possibly win a combined $500.00 dollar pay out! You never know what Lake Michigan will throw at you, so show up and get in the race.
Sign up for these races will be at the Great Lakes Watercross Race Trailer at the Race Site.
MiM X Water Run Competition- Aug 19th - 20th
Similar to a Poker Run on land, registration sheets will be available at the White Ride Smart Trailer during the races or on mimxra.com prior to the event. All powerboat, PWC, and sail boats welcome! Water Run sheets are free, if you want to draw cards the game costs $15 to enter. MiM X or Rider Network members get $5 off the entry fee. Entries will be collected at the Harmony Bar just before you draw cards. Water Run Sheets can be handed in for drawing on Sunday the 20th at the Harmony Bar Located at 1336 Niagara in Sheboygan (on the river) just south of the north side Pizza Hut. Cards can be picked up around 5pm with the Water Run Winners being announced at 7pm. Winnings based on number of participants entered.
MiM X PWC Ride Aug 20th 11am
PWC Ride on the coastline of Lake Michigan for all PWC boats. Be sure to fill up your boat, have all the legal equipment on board (whistle with no ball, 3 flares, Life Jacket, Fire Extinguisher, registration etc.) per DNR and Coast Guard requirements. We plan on riding for a few hours on this ride with breaks scheduled. We will launch from the Sheboygan Marina (fee of $7 to park in the lot but street parking may be available. To my understanding no fee is required for launching only). Ride length will depend on weather and waves. Get ready to have some fun! Event is free for everyone!
MiM X 2006 Raffle
MiM X is selling raffle tickets for a new 2006 Yamaha Rhino / Triton trailer / Quad Boss and Tucker Rocky accessories / getaway trips / cash. Prizes will be on site and worth over $15,000! Tickets are $2 each 3 for $5 6 for $10 or 12 for $20. Tickets will be available at the white Ride Smart Trailer during the races.
SHARKS Rugby Games at Deland Park 1pm Saturday
3-20 minute halves will be played on the grass field of Deland Park during the day. Stop by and SHARKS members can instruct you on how to play Rugby as well as offer demonstrations after the game.