New Start at Wake the Lake 6
Wake the lake 2022 schedule
Ticket Prices Set For Wake the Lake 6
Hurry Up and Get Your Tailgate or Camping Spot bef...
New Start at Wake the Lake 6

New Start at Wake the Lake 6

8/23/2022 -
Springfield, OH - Going into this year the F1 tunnel boats along with the other big boat tunnel classes will have a little different "Start" to the co
Wake the lake 2022 schedule

Wake the lake 2022 schedule

7/30/2022 -
Thursday Aug 25 Noon – 5pm Race Team Registration/Tech Inspection Open Friday Aug 26 9am – 4pm - Race Team Registration/Tech Inspection Open 9am – Noo
Ticket Prices Set For Wake the Lake 6

Ticket Prices Set For Wake the Lake 6

6/27/2022 -
No inflation here. Prices are set. General Admission is $15 per day or $25 for the weekend. Kids 12 and Under are FREE. Tailgate spots are $100.
Hurry Up and Get Your Tailgate or Camping Spot bef...

Hurry Up and Get Your Tailgate or Camping Spot bef...

6/20/2022 -
We're getting ready for Wake the Lake 6/OPC National Championships slated for Champions Park Lake Aug 26-28. Tailgate and Camping Spots are running l

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FREE admission - ABPA Stock/Mod/Jr Nationals

FREE admission - ABPA Stock/Mod/Jr Nationals

7/10/2021
APBA's biggest racing classes (number of participants) Stock/Mod/Jr's make their way to Springfield Ohio for racing starting Monday July 12th through Friday. Admission is FREE. On-site camping is SOLD OUT. This will be the biggest entry race in North America this year with 529 entries already. Testing will begin on Monday. Racing begins 8:30am and goes through 6pm weather permitting. Saturday will be a rain make up or catch up day. Come out and check out Champions Park Lake's Powerboat...more
OPC Nationals/Wake the Lake 5 Schedule is Set, 6 C

OPC Nationals/Wake the Lake 5 Schedule is Set, 6 C...

6/29/2021
Thursday Aug 5 Teams Begin Moving in and Driver Registration/Tech Inspection Opens Opening Ceremonies Downtown Event – 7pm to 10pm Mothers Stewart Brewery Friday Aug 6 8am - Driver Registration/Tech Inspection Open Noon – Public Gates Open FREE DAY Noon – 1pm – Open Test Session 15 minutes per class first come first serve 1pm – F200/F150/SST120 Testing 1:30pm - SST 45 Testing 2pm – SST 60 Testing 2:30pm – VP 75 Testing 3pm – F200/F150/SST120 Testing 3:30pm – SST 45 Testing 4pm – SST 60...more
Tailgating and Camping are OPEN for sale for 2021

Tailgating and Camping are OPEN for sale for 2021...

4/6/2021
Wake the Lake 5/OPC Nationals 2021 Springfield, OH - Champions Park Lake and Wake the Lake 5 renewals are complete and we're open for sale. We currently have ONLY 4 tailgate spots open along with 7 raceview camping spots. "It's been exciting to see the response from the fans in returning for a 5th straight year." stated Dana Potts, promoter of Wake the Lake 5/OPC National Championships. "Fans feedback each year is they want more racing, well we did that with the addition of the American...more
Champions Park Lake Awarded another National Champ

Champions Park Lake Awarded another National Champ...

2/28/2021
Springfield, OH — Champions Park Lake is excited to host the Unified American Power Boat Association (APBA) Outboard Performance Craft (OPC) National Championships Aug. 6-8, 2021 during Wake the Lake 5. As a unified nationals, we will offer an opportunity for every class in OPC to race for a National Championship. There are 14 classes in OPC and each will have an opportunity to register and run for a National Championship. Classes eligible range from Tri-hulls to Formula One to Mod U. "It'll...more
2021 Tailgate Renewal is OPEN - Deadline April 1st

2021 Tailgate Renewal is OPEN - Deadline April 1st

2/28/2021
Wake the Lake 5/OPC Nationals 2021 - Tailgate Renewals Springfield, OH - Champions Park Lake is excited to host the 2021 APBA Outboard Performance Craft National Championships Aug 6-8, 2021 during Wake the Lake 5. As of March 1st we will begin renewals for tailgate spots for 2020 tailgate holders. After April 1st tailgating will be opened up to our waiting list and new customers. MUST RESERVE SPOT BY APRIL 1ST. At this time we will need to operate exactly like 2020 with our tailgate spots. ...more
Champions Park Lake partners with Flo Racing

Champions Park Lake partners with Flo Racing

2/15/2021
Springfield, OH - Champions Park Lake is excited to announce a new broadcast partnership with FloRacing for the 2021 racing season. FloRacing is an industry-leading motorsports digital streaming service offering from FloSports that is available online and on the FloSports app. The partnership includes showcasing multiple APBA National Championships taking place this season at Champions Park Lake. On the schedule we have APBA Stock/Mod/Jr. Nationals July 12-18, and to finish it off the 5th...more
Wake the Lake 5 - Info Coming Soon

Wake the Lake 5 - Info Coming Soon

10/28/2020
Dates....sponsors....etc....Coming soon.
Covid-19 Response Update - Wake the Lake Fans It's

Covid-19 Response Update - Wake the Lake Fans It's...

7/31/2020
The Annual Wake the Lake F1 Powerboat Race is set for it's 4th straight year at Champions Park Lake in Springfield Ohio adjacent to the Clark County Fairgrounds Aug 8-9. Wake the Lake 4 will be the first major boat race since Covid-19 halted professional sporting events across the US. "The boat racers are excited to get back in their race boats. We've got a lot of new teams and new boats that haven't been in the water this year and they're chomping to race." stated Dana Potts, Promotor of...more
Wake the Lake 4 Schedule Update

Wake the Lake 4 Schedule Update

7/26/2020
Race Schedule FRIDAY, August 7 FREE and open to public 8:00 Registration/Inspection Open 10:00-12:00 Driver Interviews 12:00 Gates Open to Public/Formula 1 Testing 1:00 Formula 2 Testing 2:00 Formula Lights Testing 3:00 Mod Testing 3:30 Formula 1 Testing 4:30 Formula 2 Testing 5:30 Formula Lights Testing 6:30 Formula 1 Testing 7:00 Close Lake SATURDAY, August 8 GA - $15 per person, Kids 12 and under FREE 8:00 Gates Open/Drivers Meeting 9:00 Formula 1 Testing 10:00 Formula Lights Testing 11:00...more
Wake the Lake 4 Update - It's ON

Wake the Lake 4 Update - It's ON

6/19/2020
Boat Race Fans, It's ON...we are moving forward with Wake the Lake 4..  The Champions Park team have been working diligently with the County Health Commission to ensure the best and safest environment for fans, competitors, and staff during these challenging times.  Listed below is our plan moving forward.  With that said the big items will be maintaining social distancing between tailgate spots and fans.  Tailgating and Camping are limited to 10 people per spot due to State of Ohio guidelines...more

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