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(Photo Courtesy of the Super Boat International Media Crew) The new year is almost here and organizations around the globe are getting their schedules prepared for 2017. The first organization were going to bring light to is for Super Boat Internationals 5 stops starting with the traditional Cocoa Beach Grand Prix in May. This schedule is tentative and maybe subject to change: 2017 Super Boat Race Schedule Cocoa Beach – May 19-21 Mentor, OH – July 21-23 Michigan City – August 4-6 Clearwater, FL – Sept. 29 – Oct. 1st Key West, FL – November 5th -12th
The 2016 SBI World Championships in Key West again this year couldn't have gone any better with ideal weather and water conditions teams went at it to be crowned. From the parade starting first Sunday night down Duval Street to day one of testing all the way to the final day everyone got a chance to put on one hell of a show. Starting with the pits being loaded up Sunday to the final round the following Sunday it was quit a week and a solid turn out in all classes. Tuesday was the first day day of testing followed but day one of racing Sunday where teams such as Miss Geico and the Performance Boat Center got an early start on the points battle. Following day one racing it was followed by another day of testing and round two of racing Friday where CMS 03 got on their game to take the round over Geico and some top competitors. The street party on Duval Street Party Saturday night gave fans a chance to get up close with their favorite boats and drivers prior to the final day of testing. Sunday saw the rough waters and stiff winds Key West…
The 2016 SBI National Championships were hosted again in Clearwater, FL this past weekend to end the regular season of racing where both the National and Florida Champions were crowned. With some impress performances throughout the entire season by many teams the biggest had to have been the CMS Offshore Team with their pair of MTI’s, who took win in the Unlimited Class at almost every stop this summer leading to their National Championship title over the big guns such as Miss Geico. The biggest fleet of the season however was the Superboat Class which saw some tight competition throughout in the Skater powerboat dominated class and despite not winning in Clearwater the Performance Boat Center Team held a top position adding to their points lead which was enough for them to walk away as this season champions. The other classes as well had full fleets out for Clearwater and some great racing be sure to catch a replay of all the action from SuperBoat.com live stream. 2016 National Champions Wake Effects (CMS Offshore)- SuperBoat Unlimited AMH Construction Instigator- SuperBoat Extreme Performance BoatCenter- SuperBoat FJ Propellers- SuperBoat Stock LSB Lilly Sport Boats- Superboat Vee The Developer- Production 3 Team Raven-…
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