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Please Note: site and event details are below

Sylvan Beach Site Info:

The event weekend location for GPS: ( The event is on the shoreline park, between the lake and the Amusement Park not actually at the Amusement Park, however the below address proves to be most reliable for GPS)

Sylvan Beach Amusement Park

112 Bridge St,

Sylvan Beach, NY 13157

Beach/Waterfront Specifics:

  • This venue has a clear sandy beach
  • skis can be beached, or on stands
  • There is no on site paved launch, watercraft must be launched off the beach or by using an off site launch ( plentiful in the area)

Pit Vehicle Specifics( town law is no atvs on the beach, this has obviously been an issue, and we have advocated for you. There will be a path for atv’s, machines are to be used to load and unload watercraft only! Please park your machines at your trailer for the duration of the day and walk to the site):

  • ATV/UTV must NOT be used to transport people or equipment other than when a watercraft is attached and in tow in the beach area.
  • ATV/UTV Must be insured with proper paperwork available for local law enforcement.
  • No operators under the age of 16 will be permitted.
  • No free riding
  • No speeds above 5mph
  • No operation of pit vehicles before or after dark
  • No Pitbikes

Race Course:

  • The entire race course area is strictly off limits, except during Course Marshall led course orientation and racing.
  • No one is to be on or in the course area without Course Marshalls on water. Violators will be DQd from the event. This is mandated by the terms of our Regatta Permit with the State.

Race Rules:

  • Racers meeting will be held at 9:00am both Saturday and Sunday and is Mandatory for all racers
  • Pre Registration will close Sunday prior to the race at 9pm. Pre Registration is non refundable.
  • Pre Registration is the only way sponsors will be announced at the event, and ensure classes will be structured to not be back to back.
  • Racer position for Moto 1 is based on random computer generation. Finish order for Moto 1 will be starting position for Moto 2
  • Top 5 Racers must bring watercraft immediately to the designated tech inspection or risk being DQ’d. Racers are responsible for dissembling/reassembling any parts required
  • All racers/holders must sign waivers during sign in. Participants must have PWC go through safety tech prior to racer’s meeting
  • Racers are invited to bring family on to podium for awards, please dress appropriately due to photography.
  • There will be a “fast lane” for racers who have pre registered. Please print waiver included with confirmation email to speed the process. Please do not sign until witnessed by East Coast Watercross staff


  • Concession or selling of merchandise is not permitted on site.
  • Commercial photography must be approved with signed release.
  • Drones are not permitted.


Saturday reg/sign in 730-830am


Mandatory Racers meeting 9:00am

Course orientation : 930am

Racing Begins: 11am

Hotel/Camping Info:

Local hotels are available, with many within 20 minutes.

There is CAMPING on site now. Flat fee of $100 per camper will be collected and paid directly to the town. This fee must be paid separately than race entries/merchandise/etc. Camping must be paid by cash as we can not accept digital payment for a separate entity.  Camping is primitive, with no services provided, first come first serve. Camping is generally not permitted at this site per town rules, please be extremely respectful in order to protect this special exception we have been granted.

Please see the attached list of local businesses who made this event possible. Please make every attempt to patronize them and also to thank them for making racing possible in Sylvan Beach!

Sylvan Tour Supporting Businesses

Questions, please email us at

See you there!