Cheer Leader: Travis Pastrana Goes All In With Class 1

<!– People: Cheer Leader: Travis Pastrana Goes All In With Class 1 –> What is Travis Pastrana doing here? The action sports God landed the first double backflip in a motorsports competition, has broken several of Evel Knievel’s records and is a world freestyle champion, yet here he is at, of all things, a cheerleading […]

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Super Cat Teams Step Up For Fort Myers Beach Recovery With Plywood Donation

<!– In the News: Super Cat Teams Step Up For Fort Myers Beach Recovery With Plywood Donation –> The most common items of everyday life become precious after a natural a disaster such as Hurricane Ian, which obliterated Fort Myers Beach and sections of nearby cities in Southwest Florida. Plywood is among those much-needed essentials, […]

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Racer Interviews To Rock Live Sports Radio Broadcast In Key West

<!– In the News: Racer Interviews To Rock Live Sports Radio Broadcast In Key West –> A couple of longtime fans of speedonthewater.com, especially when it comes to coverage of the annual offshore world championships that descend upon their hometown of Key West, Fla., Todd Swofford and Rick Lopez of “The Zone” 97.7 FM Sports […]

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Tomlinson And De Quesada To Team Up In Class 1 For Key West

<!– Racing: Tomlinson And De Quesada To Team Up In Class 1 For Key West –> Class 1 teams headed to Key West, Fla., November 6-13, for the American Power Boat Association/Union International Motonautique World Championships, will have another strong outfit in the mix. Veteran offshore racer John Tomlinson will share the cockpit of a […]

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Nor-Tech Teams Up With Cape Coral Caring Center For Hurricane Ian Relief

<!– In the News: Nor-Tech Teams Up With Cape Coral Caring Center For Hurricane Ian Relief –> For its 30-year anniversary in 2021, Nor-Tech Hi-Performance Boats threw a year-long celebration of philanthropy for local charities in Cape Coral and Fort Myers, Fla., where the center console, catamaran and V-bottom company has lamination and rigging facilities, […]

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Race World Offshore On Deck For First Race Of 2022 Season In Clearwater

Though the first Race World Offshore-produced event of the 2022 season is called the Baystar Clearwater ‘Nationals’ per longstanding tradition, the September 23-25 event in the Southwest Florida actually is the penultimate contest in the eight-race American Power Boat Association Offshore National Championship Series and the fifth of eight races in the concurrent Class 1 […]

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Mercury Racing Expanding Production And Propeller Facilities

In a move that points to a bright future for Mercury Racing on the cusp of its 50th anniversary, the Fond du Lac, Wis., high-performance marine engine and accessories company broke ground today on a 40,000-square-foot manufacturing-space expansion and an 8,000-square-foot addition to existing propeller shop. The two-phase expansion, which will bring Mercury Racing’s facility […]

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Agility Custom Marine To Produce Powerboat Trailers Up To 60 Feet

Despite the well-established players in the mix such as MYCO, Evolution, Extreme, Browning and Heritage, it’s no secret that the custom high-performance powerboat trailer industry is struggling to keep up with the production of V-bottom sportboats, center consoles and catamarans. Exacerbated by supply chain issues, build times of as much as a year-and-a-half and beyond […]

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Nor-Tech Owners Fun Run Set For Lake Of The Ozarks

<!– In the News: Nor-Tech Owners Fun Run Set For Lake Of The Ozarks –> Nor-Tech owners headed to Lake of the Ozarks for Shootout week, August 24-28, will have an event of their own to enjoy on the Central Missouri waterway. Dubbed the Lake of the Ozarks Nor-Tech Owners Fun Run, the Midwest Boating […]

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Interview: Catching Up With Powerboat P1 Head Azam Rangoonwala

<!– People: Interview: Catching Up With Powerboat P1 Head Azam Rangoonwala –> For the next three days, all eyes in the offshore powerboat racing world will be on the 37th annual Sarasota Powerboat Grand Prix. The Southwest Florida event is both the third contest in the eight-race American Power Boat Association Offshore National Championship Series […]

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Bracket 500, 600 And 700 Classes To Compete Saturday In Sarasota

<!– Racing: Bracket 500, 600 And 700 Classes To Compete Saturday In Sarasota –> With a trio of Aqua-X personal watercraft races starting at 8:15 a.m., offshore raceboat testing and practice from 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. and Class 1 pole-position qualifying (see tomorrow’s story on speedonthewater.com) on the six-mile racecourse from 12:30 p.m. to […]

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Suncoast Powerboats Adds Industry Professional Cole McGowan to its Brokerage

Suncoast Powerboat and Yacht Brokerage, the boutique sales firm based in Sarasota, FL, specializing in performance powerboats, performance fishing boats, and express cruisers, has announced the addition of Cole McGowan to its lineup of brokers. McGowan, a Sarasota native and Tampa resident, has been in the high-performance powerboat industry for ten years, working closely with […]

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CELSIUS Energizing P1 Offshore

<!– Racing: CELSIUS Energizing P1 Offshore –> A popular sugar-free energy/fitness beverage with seven essential vitamins, CELSIUS ® is now the Official Energy Drink and Series Partner for P1 Offshore, the offshore powerboat race-producing arm of  United Kingdom-headquartered Powerboat P1, as well as the P1 Aqua-X personal watercraft racing series. The news was announced in […]

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