2019 Winter Awards Banquet


Another year in the books for OPA Racing with races in Point Pleasant Beach, NJ; Lake Ozark, MO; Ocean City, MD; St Clair, MI; Fall River, MA; and Lake Hopatcong, NJ; and Englewood, FL.

OPA would like to take this opportunity to thank all the racers, crew, families, staff, promoters and volunteers in help making 2018 yet another successful season.

On February 2, 2019, we will once again gather to celebrate the OPA National Winners in Point Pleasant, New Jersey.

The Banquet is being held at Martell's Lobster House located in Point Pleasant Beach, NJ. The cost of the dinner is $75 per person, drinks not included. The Banquet starts at 6pm. The dress code is business casual which means no ripped jeans. You may wear your Team Uniforms/Shirts. Pay at the door! Cash only! NO credit cards!

Congratulations to the 2018 National Winners.

  • Class 2 - #211 Bat Boat
  • Class 3 - #V1 Wazzup Racing
  • Class 4 - #468 American Outlaw
  • Class 5 - #502 Specialized Racing
  • Class 6 - #611 Smith Brothers Racing/CRC
  • Class 7 - #700 Dawson Custom Marine/The Punisher
  • Super Vee Lite - #77 Done Deal
  • Super Stock - #S-1 Shadow Pirate
  • Super Cat - #13 AMH Motorsports
  • Extreme - #113 Miss GEICO

The 2018 HIGH POINTS CHAMPION is #S-1 Shadow Pirate! Congratulations to Nick Scafidi & Scott Porta.

Recipients of the Godfather Cup and Jimmy Welsh Trophy will be named at the Awards Dinner.

OPA Racing would also like to congratulate this year's APBA Hall of Champions inductees.

  • National Class inductees are: Driver, Mike Mironyk and Throttleman, Steve Papp, from team Done Deal
  • Bracket Class inductees are: Driver, Pete Smith and Throttleman, Rich Smith of team Smith Brothers Racing/CRC.

Martell's Lobster House/Tiki Bar 

308 Boardwalk
Point Pleasant Beach, NJ 08742
(732) 892-0131

For those that plan to stay overnight, we have a room block at the Amethyst Beach Motel:
Book Online Now: https://live.ipms247.com/booking/book-rooms-amethystbeachmotel

202 Arnold Ave
Point Pleasant Beach, NJ 08742
(732) 899-3600

If you cannot attend the OPA Winter Banquet, we will see you next season! Season Opener will be in Cocoa Beach, Florida.

Visit the OPA website for the 2019 Schedule : http://www.oparacing.org/schedule.html