Well, well, well, looky here, who would have guessed that Yamato had tinkered with an all electric version of their wildly popular motor.
Video: Follow Chihiro Oyama one of Japans top female contenders, as she prepares her boat for stadium racing
” An intriguing behind the scenes look at what goes into stadium racing in Japan”
We’ve complied a group of recent photos to spotlight the prevalence of women racers on the Japan Stadium Racing Circuit. The Ladies are currently taking part in a series called […]
Even though this is a form of legalized gambling, the American powerboat series should still take note of their massive social media campaign. Week after week, they are producing and rolling out high-quality, engaging content that is sure to attract people in one way or another which in turn grows the popularity of their product. Many of the drivers also […]
Video: Dynamite Boat Race Japan all in on social media as campaign rolls out weekly new online content
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Chika Hirayama is a mother of two, a wife, and the current #1 female racer Via Dynamite_boatrace_japan Chika won her first Premium GI victory in August and she has donated part of her winning prize, 1 million yen, to her hometown, Marugame city. The donation is used to restore Japan’s tallest stone wall of Marugame Castle The part of the walls […]
Video: Japan’s current #1 Female stadium racer walks her fans through a step by step tutorial of powerboat racing
Via Dynamite_boatrace_japan Chika Hirayama is a mother of two, a wife, and the current #1 female racerChika won her first Premium GI victory in August and she has donated part […]
At the Boat Racer Training School, the racers learn about maintenance, installing engines, accurately measuring and disassembling and assembling the racing engines. They also learn how to do performance improvement maintenance and basic propeller modifications in preparation for racing. Via Dynamite_boatrace_japan
Wow, one looks like an old Pugh, cant exactly make out what the others are. So who has insight on how these would have landed the basement of the Yamato Factory in Japan, Would these have been boats taken over by American teams to race in Asia and Europe during the 80s and simply left behind.
With the popularity of stadium boat racing growing rapidly in Japan its now being billed as a romantic date night. Just for fun what would you consider American style Stock Outboard day racing as? The comments on this should be pretty fun.
Lake Biwa, about 15 minutes from Kyoto by train, is a great location for boating sports. We had a look around the temples and the area before we went to […]