Classes and Safety Rules


Lake Racer A
* 45 mph or less
* Life Jacket
* DOT approved helmet
* Battery hold-down to be solid, bolted system. No rubber straps or bungee cords
* Steering system to be slop-free and tight. No excessive steering wheel free play.
V-drive rudders must be tight

Lake Racer B
* 46 - 55 mph
* Life Jacket
* DOT approved helmet
* Battery hold-down to be solid, bolted system. No rubber straps or bungee cords
* Steering system to be slop-free and tight. No excessive steering wheel free play.
V-drive rudders must be tight

Lake Racer C
* 56 - 65 mph
* Life Jacket
* DOT approved helmet
* Battery hold-down to be solid, bolted system. No rubber straps or bungee cords
* Steering system to be slop-free and tight. No excessive steering wheel free play.
V-drive rudders must be tight

Lake Racer 1
* 66 – 75 mph
* Life Jacket
* Tethered Ignition kill switch
* Tethered Fuel kill switch if equipped w/ external fuel pump
* DOT approved helmet
* Battery hold-down to be solid, bolted system. No rubber straps or bungee cords
* Steering system to be slop-free and tight. No excessive steering wheel free play.
V-drive rudders must be tight

Lake Racer 2
* 76 – 85 mph
* Tethered Ignition kill switch
* Tethered Fuel kill switch (if so equipped w/external fuel pump)
* Life Jacket w/legs straps
* Foot throttle's only
* DOT approved helmet
* Battery hold-down to be solid, bolted system. No rubber straps or bungee cords
* Steering system to be slop-free and tight. No excessive steering wheel free play.
V-drive rudders must be tight

Lake Racer 3
* 86 – 95 mph
* Tethered Ignition kill switch
* Tethered Fuel kill switch (if so equipped w/external fuel pump)
* Life Jacket w/leg straps
* Foot throttle's only
* DOT approved helmet
* Battery hold-down to be solid, bolted system. No rubber straps or bungee cords
* Steering system to be slop-free and tight. No excessive steering wheel free play.
V-drive rudders must be tight

Lake Racer 4
* 96 – 105 mph
* Life Jacket, Lifeline or SRP w/ leg straps
* Tethered Ignition kill switch
* Tethered Fuel kill switch
* Ballistic shorts (lifeline, SRP or Deist)
* Foot throttle's only
* Helmet restraint system
* Dot approved helmet
* Battery hold-down to be solid, bolted system. No rubber straps or bungee cords
* Steering system to be slop-free and tight. No excessive steering wheel free play.
V-drive rudders must be tight

Lake Racer 5
* 106 – 115 mph
* Life Jacket, Lifeline or SRP w/ leg straps
* Tethered Ignition kill switch
* Tethered Fuel kill switch
* Ballistic shorts (lifeline, SRP or Deist)
* Foot throttle's only
* Helmet restraint system
* Dot approved helmet
* Battery hold-down to be solid, bolted system. No rubber straps or bungee cords
* Steering system to be slop-free and tight. No excessive steering wheel free play.
V-drive rudders must be tight

Unlimited
* 116 mph and faster
* Life Jacket, Lifeline or SRP w/ leg straps
* Tethered Ignition kill switch
* Tethered Fuel kill switch
* Ballistic shorts (lifeline, SRP or Deist)
* Foot throttle's only
* Helmet restraint system
* Dot approved helmet
* Battery hold-down to be solid, bolted system. No rubber straps or bungee cords
* Steering system to be slop-free and tight. No excessive steering wheel free play.
V-drive rudders must be tight

Additional Requirements
* For all boats w/ foot throttle – A throttle return spring is required on carbs/injection unit in
addition to integral pedal spring.
* For V-drives a propshaft safety collar is required, mounted no more than ½ inch forward
of propshaft log seal
* For V-drives a rudder safety collar is required, mounted above steering quadrant bearing
* For V-drives a propshaft cotter pin is required behind the propshaft nut

Regs

General information regarding race requirements:
1. No drugs allowed. No drinking or alcohol by drivers before completion of all races.
2. Both the owner and driver(s) of all boats who compete in a race shall execute registration and release forms prior to the boat being allowed to race.
3. Boats must pass a prior technical safety inspection.
4. All drivers MUST attend the mandatory meeting prior to the race.
5. The drag race course will be 1320 feet (1/4 mile).
6. No prizes will be awarded and there will be no spectator fees charged.
7. Black Flag rules will be strictly enforced, explained at the mandatory drivers meeting