Extraordinary boats: the new radical PRB IMOCA 60

The new PRB IMOCA 60 is one of the latest to launch in a flurry of new launches. Originally designed for The Ocean Race, it will be Kevin Escoffier’s boat for the next Vendée Globe As if the new PRB IMOCA 60 were not eye-catching enough, the story behind it is truly remarkable. The reason […]

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Flying High: What Pip Hare Did Next

After her incredible Vendée Globe, life has changed for solo sailor Pip Hare. She reveals what it’s like to live your dreams We hit a wave, the bow bouncing into the air. The roar reverberating from inside the covered cockpit intensifies and I look out of the bubble window to a wall of seemingly solid […]

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5 Best Air and Sea Shows in the United States

Air and sea shows have been loved by Americans since their debut for more than a century. Today, air and sea shows are held all across America, showcasing planes and boats with cutting-edge tech. If you’re looking for air and sea shows worth your while, consider our list of the five top shows across the […]

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Image Of The Week: The Wrong Stuff

<!– Image of the Week: Image Of The Week: The Wrong Stuff –> A new paring for the 2022 offshore racing season, rookie throttleman Alex Pratt and veteran driver Miles Jennings cannot catch a break, a common euphemism for “luck” as the Class 1 cockpit duo has already seen plenty of breakage. The team saw […]

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Nailing the Setup At The PlayTradez Great Lakes Grand Prix

<!– Racing: Nailing the Setup At The PlayTradez Great Lakes Grand Prix –> After watching the Super Stock class race that included an outboard engine falling off a boat at the Play Tradez Great Lakes Grand Prix in Michigan City, Ind., veteran throttleman Billy Moore changed the setup for the Skater 388, Graydel, that he […]

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40th Copa del Rey MAPFRE

Marcus Brennecke’s ClubSwan 50 Hatari clinched the ClubSwan 50 class title on the final race at the 40th Copa del Rey MAPFRE but the German flagged crew endured some unnecessarily nervous moments after the nearest rivals Stefan Heidenreich’s OneGroup seemingly came back from the dead after being over the start line early. From being a […]

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Great Lakes Grand Prix Essentials: Schedule Pushed Forward For Weather

<!– Racing: Great Lakes Grand Prix Essentials: Schedule Pushed Forward For Weather –> It’s been a wild summer of weather across the country and Michigan City, Ind., on the southern shore of Lake Michigan, is no exception. Based on today’s forecast for unstable weather—a mix of rain, thunder and lightning—the organizers of the Great Lakes […]

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Inside SOTW Mag: The Genetics Of Teamwork

<!– Magazine: Inside SOTW Mag: The Genetics Of Teamwork –> Offshore powerboat racers are, for the most part, a family-oriented lot. For proof, just stroll the pits at any race and you’ll see kids—lots of them in fact— hanging around the various team trailers and raceboats owned by their parents. Couples with children tend to […]

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Super Cat And Class 1 Time Trials On Tap Today For Great Lakes Grand Prix

<!– Racing: Super Cat And Class 1 Time Trials On Tap Today For Great Lakes Grand Prix –> If the current published schedule holds, starting-order time-trials for the Super Cat class are underway today in Michigan City, Ind., in advance of tomorrow’s PlayTradez Great Lakes Grand Prix. They will be followed by time trials for […]

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222 Offshore Australia Class 1 Update: Three Questions For Peter “Muddy” McGrath

<!– Racing: 222 Offshore Australia Class 1 Update: Three Questions For Peter “Muddy” McGrath –> Like all teams in the Union Internationale Motonautique Class 1 World Championship Series produced by P1 Offshore/Powerboat P1, 222 Offshore Australia hasn’t competed since July 3 Sarasota Powerboat Grand Prix. The team is in Michigan City, Ind., this weekend for […]

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Cascone’s Worm

Aron Cascone is an enigmatic captain: private by nature, dedicated to his clients, and a perfectionist at heart. If you’re someone who can match his remarkable intelligence, you will have a fierce friend. He’s also a pilgrim soul, sometimes wandering from place to place in search of a better bite. Orvis-endorsed for years now, Cascone […]

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Image Of The Week: Air St. Clair

<!– Uncategorized: Image Of The Week: Air St. Clair –> Not known as a big-water race for obvious reasons, Michigan’s St. Clair River Classic does occasionally produce some wild aerial moments. Between sporty-plus wakes and strong currents, the aquamarine waterway can get sloppy, especially when you have 47 teams roughing it up as they did […]

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Super Stock Rises In The St. Clair River Classic

<!– Racing: Super Stock Rises In The St. Clair River Classic –> For the first time in the 2022 American Power Boat Association offshore powerboat racing season, the Super Stock class was under the spotlight for the right reasons at yesterday’s St. Clair River Classic presented my Magna, the fourth of eight races in the […]

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St. Clair River Classic Viewing Essentials

<!– Racing: St. Clair River Classic Viewing Essentials –> Following this morning’s “Clash Of The Titans” exhibition event at the St. Clair River Classic in Michigan, racing action begins at noon today for 47 teams spread across 13 classes in the Offshore Powerboat Association-produced event. Fans can watch all four races via livestream on the […]

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Photo Essay: Team CELSIUS Lights Up The St. Clair River—And Vice-Versa

<!– Racing: Photo Essay: Team CELSIUS Lights Up The St. Clair River—And Vice-Versa –> The most consistently pretty water of any domestic offshore powerboat race is not in Florida, not even in Key West. Year in and year out, that distinction belongs to the St. Clair River Classic and the St. Clair River itself outside […]

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Muller Brothers Gearing Up For First Super Cat Contest With Special Crew Chief

<!– People / Racing: Muller Brothers Gearing Up For First Super Cat Contest With Special Crew Chief –> It’s a rare thing for throttleman Jay Muller—a veteran offshore racer with world-championship-winning ways—to be at a race without a ride. But that’s exactly what’s happening this weekend at the Offshore Powerboat Association-produced St. Clair River Classic, […]

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New GBX Racing Team Joins UIM Class 1 World Championship

Powerboat P1, the exclusive international rights holder to the UIM Class 1 World Championship, has announced that Alex Pratt is launching a new Class 1 race team ahead of the next event in Michigan City on Aug. 7. Throttleman Pratt competed alongside driver Miles Jennings for Cayman Islands-owned 345 Racing in the opening two rounds […]

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Super Stock Steele Team To Debut New Dubai-Built Raceboat In St. Clair

<!– Racing: Super Stock Steele Team To Debut New Dubai-Built Raceboat In St. Clair –> With a mid-pack finish at the American Power Boat Association Offshore National Championship Series season-opener in Cocoa Beach, Fla., followed by a win at the Lake Race on the Lake of the Ozarks in Central Missouri and a roll in […]

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