The Top Boats were looking to capitalize on their times achieved in the Official Practice Run yesterday.
After yesterday’s fastest lap at the Practice Run, Victory Team’s Nadir Bin Hendi said that he was very happy with yesterday’s performance,
The boat ran as expected, conditions were fantastic, it was a great run on a challenging new course.
It was a close ending to the to the EMAAR Pole Position run which gave us a great battle between Gold Coast Australia and Lady Spain for 1st and 2nd Place and Abu Dhabi Team coming 3rd with Victory Team coming in at 4th place.
Official Times and Speeds below:
1st Gold Coast Australia – 02.26.723
2nd Lady Spain – 02.26.987
3rd Abu Dhabi Team – 02.27.827
4th Victory Team – 02.29.686
The Dubai Duty Free Speed Cat Run is to follow this afternoon at 15:30 CET.
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.