Lake Isabella Speed Week
is now a
fond memory - see here for the
competition continues, with the extended Speed Quest running through
signed up for Speed Week, you are automatically signed up for Speed
Quest as well.
did not, flag me down to sign up!!
levels, from beginners to experts
- bring your own, or borrow one of mine
whenever you want during this time frame, whenever you think there might
be suitable wind, whenever you can sneak out. Sign up online with GPS-Speedsurfing,
or with me, usually sailing from the AuxDam site. Borrow a GPS if you
don't have your own. Sail your heart out! At the end of your sesh, bring
the GPS back to me to have the data downloaded. Camp
out with your pals. Repeat as desired.
July 27, we will host an "Open House" for beginners, with land simulator
and beginner instruction on the water. That evening, we will have a
campfire get-together with potluck and a raffle. Sunday July 28 at 2pm (or thereabouts, depending on how tempting the wind),
come for the 2013 Speed Quest grand winner ceremony, with certificates given
for the fastest times in novice class (having windsurfed less than 12
months), vintage (both board and sail older than 10 years), heavy weight
(rider more than 250lbs), Junior 0-19yrs m&f, 20-39yrs m&f, 40-59yrs
speeds will be the 2s values as calculated by "GPS-Results", one of the
programs approved by www.gps-speedsurfing.com
AuxDam as well as Ghetto sailing sites are in a Forest Service fee area.
$10.-, or annual $50.- can be purchased at the Forest
Service office above Launch 19, or the Golden State Surplus store in
town (next to the Isabella Supermarket).
could opt for the $80.- Annual Interagency Pass, which is good for most
federally run parks - for info see here
seniors can purchase a "Senior Access Pass" for $10.-, good for all
times (or until UV obliterates the number).
watercraft need to have a Lake Permit, windsurfers are $30.- annual per
operator, NOT per board!,
which you can purchase at the Shell Station kitty-corner from the McDonalds.
These permit requirements are being enforced this year, and citations
will be issued if you are found wanting!
For additional visitor information,