The 2015 Iowa Lemans Championship
Jack Helgren Memorial Race

Friday, January 16 - Saturday, January 17, 2015 on Clear Lake, IA


This event is a memorial to Jack Helgren, an area businessman, avid snowmobiler, former dealer/racer, and promoter of the sport in the area. This will be the fifth annual event. Please click through this site to find the latest information and pre-registration forms. Bring the family and enjoy the best of Winter in Iowa!

The first backup date will be Sunday, January 18, 2015. The weekend will be filled with family friendly snowmobiling fun. Friday evening will start with a cruise around Beautiful Clear Lake and a DJ at the Clear Lake VFW. Saturday events will feature snowmobile races including LeMans Style racing and radar runs. The races will consist of vintage to brand new sleds. There will be many classes including a class where the age of the rider and age of the snowmobile must add up to 80 (the older you are, the newer the sled you can ride). There will also be a class for ladies only. NEW THIS YEAR: Kitty-Cat Races that will include all 120s! 

Other activities will include a Vintage Snowmobile Show, concessions, and an auction of a vintage sled. Saturday night events will include an awards ceremony and the band "Split Second" at The Surf Ballroom.

CAUTION: Open Water! Aerators in use by sea wall (Downtown) and North Shore
PLEASE load and unload at Clear Lake State Park. See "The Jack Map" for more information.