The annual HotelPlanner Sarasota Powerboat Grand Prix Festival storms into Sarasota this weekend celebrating 34 years of the event. Produced by and benefitting the Suncoast Charities for Children the weekend promises thrills and spills galore.
Powerboat P1 are the sanctioning body for the event and are bringing all the action in the form of the biggest, and baddest PWC competition, the P1 AquaX.
So far the P1 AquaX has been thrilling spectators across the UK, Europe and US, and as the US series continues in Sarasota, Powerboat P1 are offering everyone, everywhere the chance to catch the action.
Via the P1 AquaX Facebook page the event will be going LIVE, offering a high-quality streaming service for those unable to make it to Sarasota.
To benefit from the expert commentary and as-it-happens footage, visit here, like the page and turn on the notifications.
For the full weekend schedule of P1 AquaX events, and for more information about the live stream visit here.
Roy Mantle has more than 25 years experience in sales, marketing, PR, sponsorship, events and sports management both in-house with blue-chip companies and as a consultant.
He founded and ran two successful sports marketing agencies in the 1980s before becoming head of PR & sponsorship for Guinness in 1992, where he first became interested in environmental issues.
He negotiated and helped to plan the activation programme for the Guinness sponsorship of the 1999 Rugby World Cup and managed the Guinness sponsorship of London Irish for nearly a decade.
He has worked on projects for the Department of Education since 2002, handled the Guinness sponsorship at Cheltenham Racecourse for more than 15 years and is currently Company Secretary & In-House PR for Powerboat P1.