Monthly Archives: February 2016

Go3 Racing H1 Hydroplane Team looking for sponsorship.

In the same day that the Madison Indiana H1 hydroplane team made its public announcement regarding the new team sponsorship for 2016 the Go3 team is seeking a partner for the upcoming season. Photo credit Go3 Racing Via the teams Facebook Page We’re looking for a title sponsor and associate sponsors for the Big Red Turbinator for the 2016 season.We have a red …

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HomeStreet Bank is the new sponsor for the Miss Madison H1 hydroplane team

Its official Oberto out HomeStreet Bank on deck for 2016 lets go racing! The shark will not be back says Charlie Grooms President of Miss Madison, Inc. the new paint scheme will be made public soon. The long awaited news was just announced on WORX 96.7 welcome aboard Home Street Bank lets go racing. Reaction across Social Media seems a bit mixed. …

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Day one of the 2016 AFPGP season opener done at Lake Mulwala, Sunday racing up next.

Saturday was a sun drenched day for the start of the AFPGP series with non stop action. Photo Credit AFPGP Luke Sharp. Saturday racing ended with a spectacular F1 race. F1 Race underway, side by side battle between Eade and Sharp.The shoreline is lined with spectators cheering.The race has been red flagged.Luke Sharp has barrel rolled, out of the boat quickly,ALL OK.UPDATE….Due to …

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Move over APBA there’s a new sheriff in town

NASF formed in early 2016 to provide boat racers with a progressive, marketing-forward, organization aimed at promoting racers, series’ and clubs on a national and international level. Photo Credit The Orange Leader MEDIA RELEASE Chicago, Illinois (February 10, 2016) — Officials of the newly formed powerboat race sanctioning organization, North American Speedboat Federation (NASF), announced this week that the organization has signed two …

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Did H1 Unlimited miss a prime opportunity to showcase the sport

With the sun setting on the Miami boat show this evening one has to wonder why no series took the opportunity to showcase their category in front of thousands of boat show fans with a three boat exhibition race. Photo credit http://www.h1unlimited.com/ In just a few hours the 2016 Miami International boat show will have come and gone but one …

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Round 1 of the 2016 Australian Formula Powerboat Grand Prix Series Feb 20 & 21

Formula 1 Grand Prix Powerboats will fly back into action in Round 1 of the 2016 (AFPGP) Australian Formula Powerboat Grand Prix Series With a record number of early bird entries there will be plenty of speed, spray and action at Lake Mulwala — Yarrawonga on February 20/21 for the opening round of the Australian Formula Powerboat Grand Prix Series. Featuring the Trans …

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2016 Miami boat show launches in the shadow of decaying Marine Stadium

$20 million spent to erect temporary marina for the boat show. Photo credit Abominable Ink As the Miami International Boat Show makes a splashy debut at its expansive new Virginia Key home this weekend, the site’s centerpiece — the historic, iconic Miami Marine Stadium — remains just as it has been for the past 23 years: shuttered and vandalized, the dramatic over-the-water grandstand and its …

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