Since April, the P1 SuperStock US series has been providing high octane entertainment across the sunshine state, from Miami and Kissimmee St. Cloud, to St. Pete Beach. Now, after much anticipation, and after a season of tense competition, the finale lands in Sarasota this weekend!
With the entire P1 SuperStock series title hanging in the balance, the weekend is set to showcase even greater speed and even more competition as the action from the finale unravels.
To ensure people from all corners of the world can catch all of the weekend’s races, Powerboat P1 are thrilled to be going LIVE on Facebook and streaming the action on Facebook.
To catch the races as they happen, visit here, like the page and turn on the notifications.
The next best thing to being there, the live streaming service includes high-quality coverage and as-it-happens expert commentary.
This is the 34th edition of the annual HotelPlanner Sarasota Powerboat Grand Prix Festival and is produced by, and directly benefits the Suncoast Charities for Children. The charity supports children, teens and adults with special needs by providing the Suncoast Foundation with annual grants.
For the full weekend schedule of 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.