West Country restaurateur Martin Lai is making a return to offshore racing this season and he has announced today that Charlotte Camsey will be racing with him.
Camsey, an aerospace engineer, has started to make quite a name for herself in the sport, last December she finished third overall in the Asia Powerboat Championship – Singapore as a driver and navigated in the British UKOPRA series with Glynn Norvall in 2019.
The pair will compete in the Cowes Torquay Cowes this August in a Mercury powered 41′ Pantera, looking after the engineering and naviguessing on board will be John Lindsay who will be flying in from his home in Thailand to take part.
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.