Sept 6-7, 2013
Come and join us as we raise support for a great organization and honour event founder Bruce Nicolle and the legacy of this event in its 24th year.
Friday Night Potluck at Silver Leaf Lodge
Bring a Salad, Side Dish or Dessert. We will have a Master Chef at the grill whipping up some delicious BBQ. Come out and join us at Silver Leaf Lodge Friday night.
RSVP is required as we will need to know how many to expect, so call 705 533-2717 or email
Carrying on the tradition we will be raising money in support of the Children's Wish Foundation. After last year's event we were able to present a cheque in the amount of $13,600 to the Children's Wish Foundation. We are aiming to match and exceed that this year and in order to do that we still need your help.
Our registration, awards and auction dinner will be held at Rhinos Roadhouse Saturday Sept. 7th. South view Cottages and Silver Leaf Lodge are accepting bookings for over night rooms.
Friday, September 6, 2013
* 2:00 pm Boaters begin to arrive
* 7:00 pm Drivers check-in and registration - Poker Runners Pot Luck Dinner and Crew reception at Silver Leaf Cottages Bailieboro
Saturday, September 7, 2013
* 8:00 am Poker Run Registration Opens at Rhino’s Roadhouse
* 8:00-10:30 am Breakfast at Rhino’s Roadhouse
* 11:00 am Compulsory Drivers Meeting and safety briefing
Departure start times may vary plus or minus 15 minutes. Starts approved only when all boats are ready.
* 11:30 am “Start Your Engines” - Stage for Parade of Power in front of Bewedly, depart for checkpoint 1 Elmhurst Lodge
* 12:00 pm Checkpoint 1 - Arrive at Elmhurst Lodge * 12:15 pm Depart Elmhurst Lodge for Hastings – (pay attention to no wake zones from the bridge to the docks at hastings.)
* 12:45 pm Checkpoint 2 - Arrive at Hastings (1.5 hr lunch stop and break)
* 2:15 pm Depart Hastings for Harris Boat Works (Fuel Stop) - 3rd Checkpoint
* 3:00 pm Checkpoint 3 - Arrive at Harris Boat Works
* 3:15 pm Depart Harris Boat Works for Willow Bend Marina - 4th Checkpoint
* 3:45 pm Checkpoint 4 - Arrive at Willow Bend Marina
* 4:00 pm Depart Willow Bend Marina for Maureen Nicolle’s Cottage – 5th Checkpoint
* 4:30 pm Checkpoint 5 - Arrive at Maureen Nicolle’s Cottage and
* 4:45 pm Return to Rhino’s Roadhouse,( Bewedly town docks ) run is officially over.
* 7:00 pm Awards and Auction Dinner at Rhino's Roadhouse
Accommodations: South View Cottages (705)939-6761 Google Map
Silver Leaf Lodge (705)939-6661 Google Map
Rhinos Roadhouse (905)797-2744 (Registration,Awards Dinner & Silent Auction) Google Map
Double R PerformanceEdwards MazdaPriestly DemolitionMike Holmes Royal LePage Realty LA BoatWorksHTS CommunicationsWest MarineBurban AirSouth View CottagesRhino's Roadhouse
Priestly Demolition Rescue Run Aug 16-17, 2013
Performance Boat Club Events Cordially invites you and your crew to Join us for the 2013 PriestlyDemolition Rescue Run charity poker run on Lake Simcoe Aug 16-17 weekend. This year we will be in support of the Ramara and Orillia fire depts.. With their water based rescue and recovery resources. Labatt’s is sponsoring a cocktail and reception Friday night at Tux II lunch will be served at The North in Barrie and the auction awards Dinner will be at Tux II Sat evening.
We’ve got 20 Boats pre-registered at this time and it’s shaping up to be a great Run!
Register before Aug 12 and save $100. Early bird fees are $375.00 and include driver and navigator, firday night reception, lunch, dinner, drivers kit and event shirts. Extra crew fees are $100 per person.
Register by Phone 705-533-2717 Register onlineDownload registration Forms
Vaild proof of insurnace is required with a minimum of 1m in liability coverage. Minimum boat length is 24' There will be two calsses of boats. Under 60mph class adn the over 60mph class.
Event Sponsors include:
Priestly Demolition, Concord Hardware, Double R Performance, Edwards Mazda, Mike Holmes Nortth Bay Royal Lepage, LA BoatWorks, HTS Communications. Labatt, TUX II Nightclub, The North Restaurant, Krytiuk Contracting, West Marine Canada
Friday, August 16, 2013
2:00pm - Boaters begin to arrive
7:00pm - Drivers check-in and registration - Poker Runners Driver and Crew Reception at Tux II Nightclub sponsored by Labatt’s
8:00pm - DJ and Good Times!
Saturday, August 17th
Departure start times may vary plus or minus 15 minutes. Starts approved only when all boats are staged behind the pace boat.
8:30am - Drivers check in Registration
9:45am - Drivers Meeting
10:00am - Depart Port of Orillia. Boat parade to Atherley "the narrows" at top of Lake Simcoe
10:45am - Checkpoint 1: Stage at Atherley Narrows and Depart for Jacksons Point, De La Salle Park for Simcoe Beach Bash for a single file parade lap along the beach in support of the Simcoe Splash Festival and Beach Bash.
11:30am - Checkpoint 2: Depart Jacksons Point for Heritage Park Barrie arriving at 12:15 for Lunch at The North restaurant 49 Mary Street Barrie. Follow pace boat single fi‑le into West side of the Cement Dock (closest to the Serendipity Princess) at Heritage Park.
1:45pm - Checkpoint 3: Boats depart Barrie for Roches point.(Alec Clokes Dock)
2:15pm - Checkpoint 4: Boats depart Roches Point for Lagoon City,(Caution at Fox Island shoal east of fox island, at Cooks Bay shoal and Roches Point)
2:45pm - Checkpoint 5: Depart Lagoon City through Atherley Narrows around Big Chief Island and back to Port of Orillia
3:30pm - Arrive Port of Orillia, run is officially over. Boats available for public viewing
7:00pm - Auction and awards dinner at TUX II nightclub
Mooring at the Port of Orillia
Boaters are responsible for thier own moooring fees at the Port of Orillia.Phone to reserve your dock 705-326-6314Rates: $1.60 per foot for 30 amp hookup, plus HST. Includes Hydro, Water & Wireless Internet. We have blocked slips 53–74 for our group.Map of docksGooglemap to Port of Orillia
BEST WESTERN PLUSMariposa Inn & Conference Centre400 Memorial Avenue, Orillia, ON L3V 6J3Phone: 705-325-9511http://www.bwmariposainn.com/Room Rates $157.00Promocode: "Performance Boat Club"
BEST WESTERN Couchiching Inn440 Couchiching Point Rd Orillia, ON L3V 6P8Phone: 705-325-6505Room Rates: $188.95Promo Code: "Boat Club Canada"
Friday Night Reception and Saturday Night Auction and Awards Dinner venue
Tux II Nightclub2 Front Street NorthOrillia, ON L3V 4R5Googlemap:
Saturday Poker Runners Lunch:
The North Restaurant Barrie49 Mary Street, Barrie705-812-2192Google Map
Register Now - North Bay Blast for NADY
July 20th is the date for this years Royal Lepage Mike Holmes Blast for NADY. Central Welding / Erik Thomsen is hosting a driver and crew reception friday evening. Again this year's host hotel is Inn on the Bay. We will be making our lunch stop at the newly renovated Minnehaha Bay Marina in Sturgeon Falls. Dinner will be on "The Boat Resturant" at the Northbay Marina.
Accommodations:Inn on the Bay (North Bay)(705) 495-6461Google Map
North Bay MarinaDockage Fee is $15.00/Night(705)495-3959Google Map
Event Fees: $375.00 per boat (early bird registration) with two crew included. $475 after July 15th Extra crew 100.00 per person. Event fee includes Event shirt, lunch and dinner.
Friday July 19th
2:00 pm Boats arrive at marina, driver registrations and check in
6:00 pm Drivers reception with cocktails at Erik Thomsen's House
8:30 am – Drivers check in and late registration opens
9:45 am – Drivers meeting, safety & weather brief, course overview, class assignments and designations.
9:00 - 10:30 – Spectator viewing of boats in the harbour
10:30 - 10:45 – 1st Leg – Spectator’s Venue, North Bay Marina to Sunset Point
10: 45 - 11:10 – 2nd Leg – North Bay Marina to Island 196 French River
11:30 - 12:00 – 3rd Leg – Island 196 to Minnehaha Bay Marina Sturgeon Falls
12:30 Lunch at Twiggs Restaurant at Minnehaha Bay Marina Sturgeon Falls
2:00 - 2:45 – 4th Leg leave Minnehaha to Deep Water Point
3:00 - 3:30 – 5th Deep Water Point to North Bay Marina
3:30 - Arrive North Bay Marina –Free time, hang out. Public viewing of boats in the harbour
7:00 pm – Auction and Awards Dinner at "The Boat Resturant" at the North Bay Marina
Never Quit Ottawa River Fun Run July 5-6 $100 Entry fee
Join PBCE for our 3rd event of the season, The Never Quit Ottawa River Fun Run.
PBCE would like to welcome Edwards Mazda and Double R Performance as our title sponsors. You won't want to miss this opportunity to boat on the Ottawa River, The event fundraiser will be in benefit of the Never Quit Foundation.
Never Quit Foundation's goal is to be able to raise money, awareness for adaptive living and take Wounded Soldiers, Police Officers, Fire Fighters, Paramedics injured in the line of duty and amputee children to special events.
Entry fees $100 for current members and Non Members $200 annual membership fee included. Each registrant will recieve 2x T-shirts as a gift from Never Quit Foundation.
This year PWC's and small craft capable of 50mph or better are all welcome! Valid prrof of insurance with 1m liability is required prior to participating in the event.
Please RSVP by Pre registering on line or calling PBCE Offices at 705-533-2717
View last years event gallery
- Holiday Inn Express, 8 International Drive, Pembroke, ON K8A 6W5. 613-629-1990.
- Group price of 139.00 per night, group rate are reserved under: Never Quit Foundation
Marina, boat launch and trailer parking:
- Pembroke Marina - 11 Albert Street, Pembroke ON 613-735-6821 x1505
Friday July 5th
2:00pm - Boats begin to arrive at marina, drivers check in and registration please contact Carl McBride 705-323-4105 to check in and register friday afternoon..
4:00pm - Public viewing of boats at Pembroke Marina
Saturday July 6th
Brief breakdown of the days events: (all points are subject to change to make the run operate smoothly)9:00am - Registration starts at the Pembroke Marina10:30am - Drivers Meeting 10:45am - Boats start up 11:00am - 100mph below boats leave at (Depart Marina to the Old Fort) - 100mph above boats leave at (Depart Marina head for a loop to the East and than turn back West to the Old Fort)12:00pm - Arrive at The Old Fort on the QC side of the river. The dock reserved for the large boats.Smaller boats will raft off larger ones01:30pm - Depart from the fort. small boats head West to Deep River Marina and raft up in the water. Large boats head past Deep River to "Swisha" link up and than head back to Deep River.- Time dependant on arrival, All boats leave Deep River Marina meet up in water out front of the Old Fort. Than as a large group head back to Pembroke Marina.
7:00pm - Santa Fe Grill & Beverage Co. 207 Nelson St. Pembroke ON. 613-732-1200 - Buffet Dinner 25$ per person. Cash Bar.8:00pm - Charity auction, 50/50 draw, prizes - Music and DJ.
Georgian Bay Fun Run June 21-23, 2013
Kick off the summer with the best boating Central Ontario has to Offer and the best party of the summer! With over 25 boats pre-registered and still counting the Georgian Bay Fun Run is sure to be a weekend not to forget! With a BBQ firday Night hosted by Central Marine and massive dock party http://www.partyonthedock.ca/ tickets at the gate will be $35 or purchase online at http://www.ticketbreak.com/event_details/6102
Our fun run format represents the best value for a group boating experience with a reduced entry fee of only $100 plus HST per boat with no additional crew fees. We are attempting to lower the cost of an event weekend by letting the boaters cover thier own meal and dockage costs. You must be a member of the Performance Boat club with annual dues of $100 plus HST paid for the 2013 season in order to participate in club events. Minimum legth requirements are 24' and valid proof of iinsurance with a minimum of 1m liability coverage.
We have Several ways to register:
By phone: 705-533-2717
Downlad Form and Fax to 705-533-1168
Friday June 21st:
-Boats to be launched,Lauch ramp provided as a courtesy by Central Marine www.centralmarine.ca docking is at the Midland Town docks, we have reserved already. Parking available at the Best Western Midland. Contact Midland Marine for additional parking should you require it.
Boaters are responsible for paying your own Mooring fees in Midland and Parry Sound!
-Registration will open mid afternoon, Carl McBride will be onsite. Registration table will be set-up in front of the sales office at Central Marine. (purchase of 50/50 tickets as well)
-Red Bull will be on site sampling products and doing give a ways from 2pm until early evening.
-BBQ will start around 5:30 – 6:00pm, at Central Marine. We will be providing hot dogs, burgers, sausage and chicken. Enjoy a couple cocktails on us as well.
-Party on the Docks begins at 6:30pm with two live bands performing. http://www.partyonthedock.ca/ tickets at the gate will be $35 or
purchase online at http://www.ticketbreak.com/event_details/6102
Accomadations for Friday night in Midland are available at:
924 King St Midland, ON L4R 4L3
Saturday June 22nd:
-Drivers meeting at 10am and we want to leave the docks by 11am.
-First wave to depart Midland Bay for Mini Cog Channel (the S's) led by Julian in his Baja, you will stop in front of the channel inlet. 55 mph class
-The second wave of boats will gather with wave 1 in front of the channel. Wave 2 will depart 5 minutes after wave 1 (those boats running over 55mph)
-Inside route the Henry's for lunch. (we will be handing out 50/50 tickets there as well)
-Depart Henry's for the South Channel to our destination Big Sound Marina in Parrysound.
Run is offically over once we have arrived in Parry Sound.
Big Sound Marina - Parry Sound
Dockage is $1.75 per ft. 30amp hydro and water included.
-Check into the Comfort Inn Parry Sound and get ready for dinner at leisure.
Accomadations in Parry Sound:
120 Bowes Street
Parry Sound, Ontario P2A2L7
-Dinner buffet is at Arizona's in Parrysound, we are to arrive about 7:00pm
-Rest of the evening is at leisure.
Sunday June 23rd:
-Depart Parrysound by 12 noon.
-Water / weather conditions depending we have a couple of options for our run home.
Tour through the Western Islands for Group Photo then onto Beckwidth Island for afternoon swim.
-This will be determined confirmed and communicated on the weekend.
All the above is provided as an update and we will communicate and provide proper details and documentation on Friday / Saturday to all of you.
All the Best,
Performance Boat Club Events
2) June 21-22 Georgian Bay Fun Run Midland On. (2 day event)
3) July 5-6 Ottawa River Fun Run, Pembroke On.
4) July 19-20 Lake Nipissing Blast for NADY, North Bay On.
5) Aug 16-17 Lake Simcoe Summer Surge, Orillia On.
6) Sept 6-7 Bruce Nicolle Memorial, Rice Lake, Bewdley On.
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