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Superboat Australia teams are getting set to compete in Bowen for this 2016 season opener and this is looking to be another big one as the series continues to grow with several new teams joining the action this year along with the return of many favourites. You can catch all the action from the races in Bowen below via their official Live Stream coverage and check out the organizations official facebook page for up results as they become available.
Regates De Valleyfield hosted the USF1 Powerboat Tour again this weekend for the F1’s second stop of the season at the historic race site which brought out over 20,000+ spectators to see some of their favourite formula boat racers who joined the Hydroplane racing which also took place this weekend. Testing began friday and with storms rolling in during the afternoon qualifying was forced to be cancel. With this Saturday saw two heats with the line up being determined by series points. After several great heats which only saw two accidents in the F1 class during the 3rd heat Saturday morning the finals came down to tight match up but from the start dock Terry Rinker managed to hold off the competition to take the win for the second year in a row in Quebec. Top 3 1st- Terry Rinker 2nd- Greg Foster 3rd- Tim Seebold
(Photo credit: Bay City River Roar Inc.) USF1 Powerboat Tour Bay City River Roar which is always known for its big fun and big turn outs did it again this year with racers making way from events all over last weekend in Nashville for a double a header weekend line up, even weird al Yankovic came out for a special concert during the events activities. As this river brings a ton action with the seawalls providing always interesting track conditions teams fought it out in both the F1 Class and Formula light class. Both Chris Fairchild and Greg Foster rolled during testing but thankfully neither were injuried during the accidents. Teams now prepare for the Can-am event in Valley Field in a few shorts weeks running July 11th-13th. Stay tuned for updates to come on the upcoming event. Formula One official results: 1. Greg Foster 2. Terry Rinker 3. Tim Seebold
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