Regatta Review #219

Thursday, June 12, 2014

Volunteers - RSVP by June 13th

The 2014 Volunteer Kick Off party will be held June 19th. The Roostertail has again offered their wonderful facilities and food to us to make it a memorable evening.

It is very important that all Volunteers attending the Kickoff Party RVSP to 586-774-0980 or contact us before June 13th.  Volunteers are allowed one guest.  Please realize the importance to have an accurate head count for the Roostertail as they have been such a gracious host.

DRRA Volunteer Kickoff Party
100 Marquette Dr
Detroit, MI  48214

Thursday, June 19, 2014, 5:30 pm

- 5:30 pm - Guests arrival to Marine Room
- 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm Food Stations
- 9:00 pm - Bar Closes
- 9:30 pm - Guests Departure

See you there!

Mowing and Cleanup This Saturday

There is a lot to do and everyone is welcome to show up and pitch in. Hot lunch is provided. The official schedule is:

June 14th & 28th, July 5th

In addition to the official dates there will be people working on one thing or another all the other weekends.

Please call the offices each week prior to let us know if you're planning on coming so we can make sure we have food for everyone. If we don't pick up just leave a message or contact us to let us know.

Don't forget to 'like' our volunteer group on Facebook at: for more info.

Just Announced - Detroit Racing Legends gathering

The Detroit Racing Legends will be presenting a program called "The Kids From California" honoring Danny Foster and Dan & Gene Arena.

Friday July 11, 11:00 am
Sindbad's Sohar Room

Mingle and meet the drivers, owners, crew and fans from across the country that have made the Gold Cup the oldest active Motor Sports Trophy in the world.

Hors-d'oeuvres will be served, cash bar.

News from the Unlimited Teams

Last year's Gold Cup Champion, Kip Brown, will be behind the wheel of the Ellstrom's U-96 Spirit Of Qatar this year:

Jeff Bernard will be replacing Kip in the U-17 Our Gang Racing:

Piston vs Turbine in Evansville June 14. The gbr11 Peters & May and U-3 Go3Racing will make an exhibition appearance on the Ohio River on Saturday June 14.

On May 31st the U-9 Jones team tested on the Columbia River, see the story, photos and video here:

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