8 UIM F2 drivers will contest the Scandinavian Championship in Nora, Sweden this weekend.
Kalle Vippo is the sole representative from Finland while Tobias Munthe-Kaas, Lasse Andresen, Christian Carlsen and last years winner, Frode Sundsdal make the trip from Norway.
Local competition will come from Johan Osterberg, Tommy Whalsten, Oskar Samuelsen and Ola Pettersson.
The Nora Racerbåtklubb has put together a 3 pin, 1570 m course and the championship will be contested over 4 heats tomorrow.
Saturday 14th July
10.45-11.00 F2 Timed practice
13.30 1st heat F2
14.50 2nd heat F2
16.10 3rd heat F2
16.30 4th heat F2
All times 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.