Marina di Ragusa, Sicily, will act as the stunning backdrop for the 4th and final Grand Prix of the VOOMQUEST Enemed UIM V2 World Powerboat Championship this weekend.
6 teams will be racing on the in the Mediterranean; Marine Diffusion, Atomic & Grey, Interceptor Remax, Cutting Edge, El Diablo and Freccia Blu and they could also be joined by Team Lethiec, who have been absent from all of the 2019 season.
Team El Diablo, crewed by Clive Butler and Sammy Grima, top the championship table with 152 points, having gained a maximum 60 points during the event held at Marfa, Malta a couple of weeks ago.
The boats will be based at the Porto Turistico Marina di Ragusa, which is located directly opposite Malta, it was financed by the EU and opened in 2009.
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.