IR-Designs signs with OPA for 3-years as their Official Apparel Supplier
March 26, 2015
OPA Racing is excited to partner with IR-Designs this year as the Official Apparel Supplier. IR-Designs is offering all of the teams great pricing on their team uniforms as part of this program. (Visit the Racer Resources section of the website for all the details) IR-Designs is one of the premier clothing suppliers to race teams in the United States.
As a benefit to the teams this year in OPA, IR-Designs is offering you team the following services: 20% Discount on all apparel; Competitive pricing of $65.00/hr for Design & set up; Teams DO NOT need to sign any contracts/partnerships with IR-Design for the discounts.
IR-Designs is a New York City-based design firm that specializes in creating custom, cut and sewn motorsport team apparel. With more than 20 years of combined experience in the industry, the creative team at IR-Designs works closely with customers to develop sleek and stylish custom racing apparel for the highest caliber athletes and crews. Motorsports is a wild and creative enterprise. Their racers are risk takers who embody a particular boldness and tenacity that sets them apart from other athletes. IR-Designs' team believes motorsport apparel should capture this uniquely adventurous spirit. Their designs are crafted to encapsulate and communicate each customer's particular personality and attitude on the race track.....
OPA CHAMPIONSHIPS SET FOR ENGLEWOOD BEACH NOV. 18 - 22
March 18 , 2015
Race fans can now enjoy a second blast of offshore action in Florida late 2015 as an APBA-sanctioned Offshore Powerboat Association (OPA) Championship will take place in Englewood Beach, FL. from November 18 to 22. The races will run in conjunction with the community’s Englewood Beach WaterFest, a newly formed event celebrating everything this shore side community has to offer boating and outdoor enthusiasts.
“What the Englewood Beach Chamber of Commerce wanted to do for 2015 was put together a group of local businesses to work with a race promoter and make the races more of a community event and not just a two-day offshore boat race,” said Ed Hill, Executive Director of the Englewood Chamber of Commerce. “Englewood is already very busy from January to the end of April. When you have another 20,000 people come for the races, it didn’t really enhance the economic impact due to all the congestion. Moving the races to November and organizing a community event at the same time takes care of that.”.....
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2015 Early Capsule Training Session 2
March 28 , 2015
THERE WILL BE A SAFETY CELL CERTIFICATION ON: SATURDAY APRIL 18th, 2015 COST: $ 40.00 FOR OPA MEMBERS w/ SWIM TEST (offshore only); $ 20.00 FOR SWIM TEST ONLY (offshore only). LOCATION: LANSE CREUSE HIGH SCHOOL POOL, 38495 LANSE CREUSE ST., HARRISON TWP,MI 48045. (3PM - 5 PM )
Please have your APBA # available. TESTING INSTRUCTOR : ANDREW C. GUARESIMO ( aka BLUEWATER ANDY ).....