Scheveningen 2013 Grand Prix of the Sea race info

Searex gearing up - (c) Karel Overlaet - Medianaut.beSo finally the 2013 Grand Prix of the Sea will show what powerboating is all about. There will be German, Italian and British participants. We will certainly miss the very succesful Belgian team 2B1 Furnibo. They spiced up every race since they participated. Bas Verheul is the organiser of the 2013 event with Belgian Jean-Marie Van Lancker as Race Director.

Many hands are necessary to make it to a success. Beneath you can find more info about the actual races that are held on the Northsea. Weather forecasts promises wind and waves so it will be spectacular to say the least. Stay tuned on Powerboating.be and get the latest news!

Event Schedule

1st , 2nd and 3rd races of the 2013 UIM Powerboat World Championship Endurance Racing for Evo and SuperSport class boats, also named the 2013 UIM Powerboat World Championship Endurance Evo & SuperSport.

Thursday 23 May 2013
0800 – 1700 Arrival of trucks and boats in dry pits (as from Wednesday).
1400 – 1830 Event- and Race Administration Office open
1400 – 1830 Race registration open
1400 – 1830 Technical scrutineering
1900 Safety boats, crew briefing, Briefing room

Friday 24 May 2013
0830 – 1900 Event- and Race Administration Office open
0830 – 1100 Race registration open Final registration at 1100
0830 – 1100 Technical scrutineering
0830 – 1830 Cranes available
0830 – 1830 Race Control open
0930 – 1130 Official Practice, obligatory to all classes on Pole Position course
1200 – 1230 Pilots’ main briefing & Pole Position briefing Briefing room
1400 – 1500 2013 Scheveningen Grand Prix of the Sea Pole Position
1515 – 1600 Testing – free to all classes on Pole Position course
1800 – 1900 2013 Scheveningen Grand Prix of the Sea: WC Race 1, SuperSport & Evo
1930 – 1945 Podium Presentations Evo & SuperSport, WC Race 1

Saturday 25 May 2013
0830 – 1830 Event- and Race Administration Office open
0900 – 1800 Cranes available
0900 – 1700 Race Control open
1000 – 1200 Official Practice – obligatory to all classes on full race course
1330 – 1415 Testing free to all classes on full race course
1430 *Pre-race Pilots Briefing  (*only if required!)
1500 – 1615 2013 Scheveningen Grand Prix of the Sea WC Race 2 – SuperSport & Evo
1730 – 1745 Podium Presentations Evo & SuperSport, WC Race 2

Sunday 26 May 2013
0830 – 1800 Event- and Race Administration Office open
0900 – 1800 Cranes available
0900 – 1730 Race Control open
1000 – 1200 Official Practice , obligatory to all classes on full race course
1300 *Pre-race Pilots РBriefing  (*only if required!)
1330 – 1430 2013 Scheveningen Grand Prix of the Sea WC Race 3, SuperSport & Evo
1530 – 1600 Podium Presentations SuperSport & Evo, WC Race 3 Podium Presentations SuperSport & Evo, Grand Prix and UIM World Championship

Course
One course covers all: pole postion on Friday, race 2 on Saturday and race 3 on Sunday.

One course covers all: pole postiion on Friday, race 2 on Saturday and race 3 on Sunday.

Pits
This is where you can taste the beehive of powerboating people.

The pits

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