Its the NASCAR of Watercross and it's FREE to the public!
The US Open of Watercross draws top competitors worldwide in pursuit of the US Open title. Spend Father's Day weekend at the marina and enjoy great racing!
The Pro Watercross Tour is the country’s premier watercross racing circuit and showcases the finest seasoned professional and amateur athletes in the highly explosive and exciting sport of personal watercraft racing . . . aka Watercross.
The annual US Open of Watercross has traveled from coast to coast attracting the best Watercross riders throughout the USA and the world, including Australia, Columbia, Kuwait, and Indonesia. Competitors will vie for the prestigious title of US Open of Watercross Champion and a place in Watercross history.
Schedule of Events (times are subject to vary)
It's a great family outing and it's free to spectators. Bring a blanket and chair and enjoy a day next to the water on the beach at Sparks Marina
watching fantastic race action. Some grandstand seating is available, first come, first seat. Viewing areas are wheelchair accessible. Free parking.
The closed course features a buoy-marked, 1/2- to 3/4-mile track that is designed to keep the competition tight and fans close to the action. With speeds of up to 90mph, it's motocross on the water, with handle bar-to-handle bar competition that pits rider and machine in a personal watercraft battlefield.
Saturday, June 17
1:00pm-2:00pm, Practice runs on course
2:00pm-4:00pm, Amateur Racing
4:30pm-5:00pm, Heyday Wake Boat Demonstration
5:15pm, Opening ceremony
5:20pm-8:00pm, Pro Racing (moto 1), Race classes include:
Pro/Am runabout GP
Pro/Am Runabout Box Stock
Pro/Am Ski GP
Pro/Am Ski Stock
Pro & Amatuer Feestyle
Sunday, June 18
9:00am-10:45am, Amateur racing
10:45am - Amateur awards, Heyday Wake Boat presentation
11:00am, Opening ceremony
11:10am, Pro racing (moto 2)
12:00pm, Freestyle (finals)
12:30pm - Pro Racing finals
3:00pm, Pro Racing ends, awards and interviews