Good Friday morning race fans, as Covid-19 continues to rage across all 50 states its shaping up to be a pretty quiet weekend with rain forecast in the northeast we suggest you settle in with a hot cup of joe and take a deep breath. If for some reason you absolutely must have your fix of powerboat racing there is one event on the docket this weekend scheduled to take place at Lucas Oil Speedway for the second time in 2020. “The Kentucky Drag Boat Association Show-Me Shootout Presented by Lucas Oil is scheduled for qualifying rounds on Saturday and eliminations Sunday on Lake Lucas”
On the vintage side of things, the Southern Maryland Boat Club will be in action at the Lenoard Town Wharf if nostalgia is your thing.
Regatta: 5th Annual Leonardtown Wharf Regatta
Event Date: 8/1/2020 – 8/2/2020
Conducting Club: SOUTHERN MARYLAND BOAT CLUB #455
Place: Leonardtown, MD Breton Bay
State Rt. 5 or State Rt. 234 south to Leonardtown in Southern Md. Turn right onto Washington St, continue to Wharf Park.
Holiday Inn Express, and many others in the area. Please contact us or use the web for accommodations in California Md.
Friday, July 31 9am - 4pm. Registration will be at the gate to the pits at the park.
Last-minute registration on Saturday between 8am- 9am.
Saturday: 8:45am at the boat ramp.
Sunday: 9:30am boat ramp. Please be present.
Full sanction can be found here
Action is set to begin with sportsman qualifying at 9 a.m. Saturday with the first pro qualifying session set for 10:30 a.m. Afternoon rounds are set for 12:30 p.m. and 2 p.m.
Winners last month in the KDBA Inaugural Summer Thunder on Lake Lucas were Ed Anderson (Quick Eliminator), David Schmidt (Pro Eliminator), Tyler Lawrence (Top Eliminator), Tyler Salsman (Mod Eliminator), Cade Janecek (Stock Eliminator), David Merchant (Pro Comp Flat), Shelby Ebert (Pro Mod) and Brandon Hampel (Personal Watercraft).
Eliminations are tentatively set to begin at 9 a.m. Sunday.
Fans purchasing tickets to the drag boat races on Saturday will receive free admission to Saturday night’s Big Adventure RV Weekly Racing Series action on the dirt track. KY3 Digital and O-Zone Present Fan Appreciation Night with food and drink specials, including $1 nachos and cheese, $2 hot dogs and $2 soft drinks and water.