Dubbed the Wozencraft World Tour in 2018 by yours truly—not terribly clever but the best I had at the moment—California-based insurance man Devin Wozencraft’s tradition of hauling his 30-foot Skater Powerboats catamaran to events around the country is coming back this year. His annual trek is boots-on-the-ground, guerrilla marketing in its purest form, but his favorite place to be is on the water anyway.
Coming to an event near you, the 2023 Wozencraft World Tour kicks off this month. Photo from the 2021 Boyne Thunder Poker Run by Pete Boden copyright Shoot 2 Thrill Pix
Worn out as he often gets with the travel, he loves it. Wozencraft is a gregarious dude by nature. He simply enjoys people.
Plus, who knows? He may even buy you a cold adult beverage after all the boats are tied up at the docks. And while he’s anything but a sales-grinder type, he’s all ears if you want to talk about high-performance powerboat insurance or finance.
For me, it’s just good to see and hang out with another friend from home—one who happens to be a longtime supporter of speedonthewater.com—while I’m on the road. Our paths cross several times a year.
Here’s a quick look at when and where you can catch him this season.
• May 11-14: Florida Powerboat Club Orange Beach Powerboat Week, Orange Beach, Ala.
• June 8-10: Hartwell Lake Charity Run, Anderson, S.C.
• June 23-25: Rockin’ the Harbor Poker Run, Baltimore, Md.
• July 7-9: Poker Runs America 1,000 Islands Gananoque Poker Run, Gananoque, Ontario, Canada.
Next weekend’s Florida Powerboat Club happening in Orange Beach, Ala, will be the first stop on the 2023 Wozencraft World Tour.
• July 13-15: 1,000 Islands Charity Poker Run, Clayton, N.Y.
• August 3-6: LEOPA Thunderfest, Put-in-Bay, Ohio
• August 22-27: Lake of the Ozarks Shootout/Super Cat Fest, Lake Ozark, Mo.
• September 7-9: Lake Cumberland Poker Run, Jamestown, Ky.
• September 14-17: Pirates of Lanier Charity Poker Run, Buford, Ga.
• September 20-24: Florida Powerboat Club Emerald Coast Powerboat Week, Destin, Fla.
• November 7-13: Florida Powerboat Club Key West Poker Run, Key West, Fla.
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