Vintage & Historic News
June 5, 2012
By SCOTT JOHNSON (firstname.lastname@example.org) , The Express
LOCK HAVEN - The Delaware Valley Outboard Racing Association and the Lock Haven Area Jaycees are proud to present the Third Annual Lock Haven Area Jaycees June Boat Races and Festival in the city this Saturday and Sunday.
Long Sault 2012 - Finale Grand Prix. Nouvelle caméra, nouveau logiciel d'édition, trépied qui date de Matusalem, nouvelle saison de course. L'important, c'es...
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Who's Next (center), driven by Jimmie Stewart of Annapolis, Md., heads back into the docks after winning the Jersey skiff class at the International Cup Regatta, Saturday.
By Chic Riebel
The Daily Advance
Saturday, June 2, 2012
Photo by Mark Ritchie
After a 15 year hiatus the roar of engines return this weekend to hills of West Virginia. Follow all the race recap and chatter at HydroRacer.Net http://www.hydroracer.net/modules/Jig/index.php
The American Power Boat Association will hold its 2014 annual meeting in Reno, NV.
“The biggest little city in the world provided us with an opportunity and experience that no other city could match,” APBA Executive Director Dan Wiener said.
“The Grand Sierra Resort and Casino will be providing our members a nightly rate and concessions that were above and beyond the bid from any other venue.”
Blocks of rooms, beginning on Tuesday, Jan. 28, 2014, will be held at discounted rates through Sunday, Feb. 2.
By Ben Maki
of the Daily Courier
GRANTS PASS, Ore. — Jeff Lewis proved age is just a number, while the number nine is one of significance.
The Grants Pass resident won three of four legs Monday in the Tom Rice Memorial Whitewater Hydroplane Race on the Rogue River to claim his ninth championship at Boatnik’s most prestigious event.
Lewis’ victory broke his tie with Don Burnison for most all-time wins, but Lewis gave Burnison, his close friend, credit for this triumph, too.
For the first time in nearly a century a Union Internationale Motonautique (International Powerboat Union) foreign president made his way to APBA headquarters.
“I am very happy and proud to here at the APBA Headquarters in Detroit. I took the opportunity while I was at the [International Olympic Committee] annual convention in Quebec City,” UIM President Dr. Raffaele Chiulli said.