According to an article in livemint, F1H2o are looking at holding a round of their championship in Mumbai, India.
The online Indian newspaper spoke to a a senior government official ‘on the condition of anonymity’:
We have been approached by the organisers and sponsors of the championship and a recce has been done.
We are still waiting for a final word from them.
The government plans to promote F1H2O as a key attraction under the Mumbai cruise tourism action plan which was finalised last week.
livemint, also spoke to ‘a senior Mumbai Port Trust official’, ‘who also did not wish to be named’:
Water sports activities are also being planned around the Marine drive area.
Tourist attractions, including restaurants, will come up in the Mumbai Port area near the domestic cruise terminal.
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.