After a night of celebration at the UKOPRA Dinner and Awards ceremony, the British offshore racing community awoke this morning to the tragic news that Major Mandy Islam had lost her spirited battle against cancer.
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Zyrus Engineering is a brand new Norwegian based company, and they have built the ultimate Lamborghini powered super car - The Zyrus LP 1200 Lamborghini Huracan.
F1H2o racer, Erik Stark showed Frode Sundsdal around the Victory Team HQ in Dubai this morning.
You may spot a few surprises!
Rashid Al Qamzi, the 2019 UIM F2 World Champion, will be taking part in the Abu Dhabi Grand Fishing Tournament for King fish And Cobia.
The Government of Dubai owned Victory Team is to come under the control of the Dubai International Marine Club (DIMC).
Peter Currington has passed away this morning at the age of 59.
Currington's name is as synonymous with Cougar Marine as its founder Clive Curtis, he was involved with the British boat building company for all of his working life and was incredibly proud of its achievements.
Lorne Campbell has specialised in the design of high-speed powerboats since 1970 and his lines have been used to produce some of the most successful offshore racing catamarans.
He has been employed on occasion to analyse what has happened in high speed craft incidents and accidents, both racing and non-racing.
His job is to look at the physical evidence, try to work out the truth and to give an opinion as to which side, if any, is closest to it.
I asked Lorne to share his views on the dramatic double flip of Team Allen Lawn Care and LPC at Key West.
Miles Jennings, who joined Miss GEICO halfway through the 2019 season, has led an accomplished and exciting life, on and off the race course.
Here, the Miss GEICO driver speaks to me about his powerboat beginnings, personal interests, and what’s ahead.