The Union Internationale Motonautique (UIM) has today assigned the international rights to stage Class 1 offshore powerboat racing to Powerboat P1 Management Limited.
Posts published by “John Moore”
John raced Offshore UIM Class 3 in the 1980’s & 1990’s.
He served as the Cowes Torquay Cowes Event Director for 4 years, including running the 50 th Anniversary Event in 2010.
He has recently organised 4 British Offshore races under UKOPRA sanction.
He is the Editor of Powerboat Racing World.
The Guinness Book Of World Records have just added 76 year old Ken Charles as the current 'oldest professional powerboat racer'.
The Dubai International Marine Club (DIMC) have announced a new series of Watersports Festivals over the forthcoming winter season.
The Lowestoft & Oulton Broad Motor Boat Club (L&OBMBC) will host the UIM GT15 and OSY 400 world championships in 2021.
Stockholm boat builder, Candela have built and designed an electric boat with speed and range on par with a fossil fuel boat.
The Deutscher Motoryachtverband have very kindly taken our minds off impending lockdowns across Europe and released their 2021 racing calendar when things should be warmer and slightly more cheery.
World Speed Records were set last Saturday, October 10th, when Nigel Hook and Jay Johnson set the UIM world record for fastest time around Catalina Island from the Huntington Beach Pier at 1 hour 19 minutes 28 seconds, in Lucas Oil 77.