Where and When? MAY 30th and 31st Lake McSwain Snelling California. This will be a LUCAS DIVISION 1 race with the support of Columbia Drag Boat Association. We will have a ProMod shootout and a T A H shootout. The course will be 1000ft. Amount of purse to be announced at a future date. Saturday 8am till 10am test & tune 20 bucks per pass. Qualifying will start at 10am till 3 qualifying runs for each class is completed. Sunday elimination will begin at 9 am. There will be no T &T on Sunday. Spectator fees are $15.00 Saturday and $20.00 on Sunday 2 day pass $30.00 Parking will be $10.00 per vehicle . This event is hosted by Merced Irrigation District Parks and Recreation and California Hot Boat Association.
Ramada Inn is booked full but the Quality Inn Has a special for $65.00 a night plus a full breakfast included Ph # 209-383-0333 . Say Drag Boat Race for discount. All campsite at Lace McSwain have been booked. You can reserve a full hookup site 12 miles at Barrett Cove. Call1-855-800-2267 for reservations
At the drivers meeting Saturday Night the amount for each class will be revealed . Just show up and you'll here it first hand. Way more than the last Division 1 only race. Boat count and spectator count will determine the amount. Just be patient . Working on starting the race for license passes at 7:30 am. Will know Friday at the meeting with all of the Mariposa County support agencies. Lots of work but well worth it .
We have gotten the OK to start at 7:30 for license passes on Sat morning. The ramps are complete 2 lanes in and 3 lanes out with a holding rope at the out ramp. A drivers meeting will be Friday evening on Race Event Procedures. Not mandatory to attend but would like to have you there. Pitting will open Thursday morning . See you all soon