R/C Racing Resource Roundup!
  • Welcome to the Radio Controlled Model racing resource roundup thread! In the posts below you will find a variety of online resources dedicated to all things RC. We hope for this to be a living thread, with ongoing contributions to help provide a more complete picture of the Radio Controlled Category. Please share any additional educational, informational, or commercial resources you may have!

    APBA R/C Category Info & Documents
    Category Chairmen - Brian Lepinski
    Email – rcuhydronut@charter.net

    R/C Model Contact Information
    Region 8: Quick "7" R/C Boat Club
    18957 Jessamine Lane
    Carthage, MO 64836-6223 
    Phone: 417.358.7117 

    Region 10: R/C Unlimiteds
    14518 167 Pl SE Renton, WA 98059-7940 
    Phone: 425.228.6028

    Region 15: Oklahoma Model Boat Association
    5909 Seminole Rd Oklahoma City, OK 73132-5706
    Phone: 405.722.7628

    Region 16: APBA Mid-Continent R/C Model Boat Racing Club
    309 N Cardington St Wichita, KS 67212-4763
    Phone: 316.945.9572

    Region 16: Kansas City Dam Busters 16205 W 124th Cir
    Olathe, KS 66062-4326 913.829.7303 R/C Model

    Region 16: Kansas City R/C Boat Club
    4004 W 58th St. Fairway, KS 66205-3142
    Phone: 913.362.4615 

    Region 16: Wichita Radio Controlled Boat Club
    2340 S Poplar Wichita, KS 67211-5419
    Phone: 316.522.6811 

    General APBA Information & Documents
    Membership Application

    Club Membership Application

    R/C Racing Online Resources
    Overview of 1/8th scale R/C unlimited hydroplanes
    Great source of information on 1/8th scale R/C unlimited hydroplanes and great information for beginners. Also includes detailed cost breakdowns

    APBA: Washington Area 1/8 scale R/C Unlimited Class Hydroplanes
    Explanation of unlimited hydro R/C boats, equipment and engine requirements, and also unlimited class R/C boats and parts for sale. Also has driver standings and event information.

    APBA: Washington Area “Classic Thunder” 1/10 scale Vintage & Modern R/C Unlimited Hydroplanes
    Explanation of unlimited hydro R/C boats two divisions available within “Classic Thunder”, equipment and engine requirements, and also unlimited class R/C boats and parts for sale. Also has driver standings and event information.

    National American Model Boating Association- http://www.namba.com/content/history.asp
    Sanctioning body of many races involving R/C boats

    NAMBA: Washington Area: Unlimiteds Northwest- http://www.unlimitedsnw.org/about.html
    Explanation for unlimited hydro R/C boats 1/8 scale, a great resource with event information, forum, introductions to the sport.

    NAMBA: E-RCU- http://noslenco.ipower.com/wordpress/
    The world’s largest 1/10th scale R/C unlimited hydroplane club has events in the Washington, Oregon, Vancouver area. The website is a great resource about R/C boats and has many for sale.

    Oakland Wolverine Model Boat Club - http://www.owmbc.org
    Radio Control hydroplane racing in the Detroit area

    San Diego Area “Argonauts”R/C Model Club Site http://www.sandiegoargonauts.com/index.html
    San Diego Argonuat Website. Includes information for participating in the San Diego area in both powered and non-powered R/C model boats and yachts.

    R/C Boat Company
    Sells epoxy hulls, cowlings, and lexan canopies for 1/8th scale hydroplanes

    R/C Model Boat Races (Remaining Events as of August 1, 2011)
    R/C Model Gold Cup
    September 30, October 1, 2 at Chelan, WA, Lake Chelan – River Walk Park ran by the R/C Unlimiteds club.
    Event Website Details:

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    APBA Member #: 12475
    Boat #: js542
    Classes: jss, vintage
    Region 3
  • Vote Up0Vote Down CP2 November 2011
    Hello Mike, to my knowledge there aren't any RC clubs in region 3/4

    APBA Member #:
    Boat #: No
    Classes: No
    Region 0
  • Hey Mike!! Im finally on here,lol, Where do I find the info for this for stroke conversion for the skiff? Hope all is good with you:)

    Boat #: No
    Classes: No
  • Is there any racing in the Northeast ?

    Boat #: No
    Classes: No