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Sat, Jun 15



2024 Little Thunder Regatta

It's the 2nd race of the Evansville season and the action is getting hotter. Come see some of the fastest radio control boat racing in the Midwest

2024 Little Thunder Regatta
2024 Little Thunder Regatta

Time & Location

Jun 15, 2024, 8:00 AM – Jun 16, 2024, 3:30 PM

Evansville, 4300 Heckel Rd, Evansville, IN 47725, USA

About the event

Enter here. PAY AT THE LAKE.

Hotels close to the lake:

Comfort Inn & Suites

3901 Hwy 41N

Evansville, In 47711


Howard Johnson by Wyndham

1101 N Greenriver Rd

Evansville, In 47715


* $20 first boat, $15 every other boat

* Entry deadline is May 31, 2024  for trophies

* 4 Rounds of Racing

* Winner take all final in 1/8 Scale Nitro, FE & 1/6 Gas Scale only (1/6 Gas Scale will follow all 1/8 Scale rules.

* 2 minute start clock

* 30 second clock for FE, Boats in the water, then clock starts

* Classes must meet 3 boat minimum to make a race class

* Classes without 3 boat minimum is subject to cancellation and refund

* Trophies awarded for 1st, 2nd, 3rd for classes with 5 boats, 1st place only for classes with 3 boats

* Open water Friday, June 14 , 2024 from noon till 5pm


* All IMPBA rules strictly enforced. IMPBA must be current and you must be checked in prior to putting any boat in the water

* Wristbands will be given for all registered competitors

* Drivers meeting 8:00am

* Trophies for 1/8 scale (Nitro & FE) & 1/6 gas scale concourse

* * We will use the electric rules currently being used by the D14 Madison Club for P-limited and IMPBA Rules for 1/8 scale FE

* At this time, Evansville is only running the P-Limited and 1/8 scale FE.

P FE Limited Power Package Rules

* The P FE package will be applied to any IMPBA B (Nitro) class boat hull. Be it Sport 20, B Tunnel, Mono, or Hydro.

* Classes can be combined or seperated as needed

Power Source:

* 1 single pack or 2 - 4S packs in parallel or 2 - 2S lipo batteries in series

* Fully charged pack(s) cannot exceed 16.8 volts


* No restrictions


*Motor cannot be modified

*Must be under 37x61mm

*Must be from one of the following 4 manufacturers

  1. SSS
  2. Leopard
  3. TP Power
  4. Dynamite (from RTR UL-19)

* KV is optional (too low you'll be safe but short on RPM and too high creates lots of heat


* Prop cannot exceed 45mm in diameter, 2 or 3 blade

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