THE 2016 BERRI HOTEL SPEEDBOAT SPECTACULAR JANUARY 22nd / 23rd / 24th
AUS vs USA
Racing on the River — The Place to be!!!
The Event offers two full days of racing, culminating in the Berri Hotel King of the River.
There will also be the running of the Tony Patti Memorial race.
In memory of the late Les Schrapel, a well-respected Berri boat racer, there will be the running of the Les Schrapel Memorial race.
2016 see’s the RPBC host round 2 of the Blown Boat WORLD CUP, this will be the final round and the cup will be presented right here in Berri.
The world cup has drawn 2 of the top USA Teams to come down under to try and claim the cup,
Duff Daily — K999 EL CID
Steve Sequiera — K24 Back to the Future
Friday afternoon will consist of scrutineering & practice from 1pm, then a street parade along Vaughan terrace, there will also be a meet & greet out side the Berri Hotel followed by a welcome dinner, so dont miss out on seening the boats up close, start at 5:30pm till 6:30pm
Both days offer action packed programs of races with 20 races on the Saturday and 22 races on the Sunday with participants both local, interstate & intrnational
In addition to the racing, unique displays on the water are also planned, so that something is happening at all times to keep the entertainment flowing.
Located on the north bank of the River Murray at Berri, the location offers fabulous views of all the racing and marshalling with the added bonus of having the sun behind the audience at all times during the day.
A well organised public viewing area offers fabulous views of the entire course fenced off and with ticketed admission.
Entertainment throughout the day for children and adults. Plus, fun side shows for the kids.
Catering facilities offering a wide variety of snack and meal options together with the responsible service of alcohol.
A Presentation Dinner in the Berri Hotel on Sunday night for Club members, Participants, Partners and guests.
The Riverland in January is hot and dry, just the way we love it!!!
Tickets can be purchased on the day at the gate.
Students & Pensioners
Children under 12 accompanied by parents are free or
Corporate tickets $150 per day
(Corporate tickets need to be booked and paid in advance)
Full event web site here http://www.speedboatspectacular.com/