Tag: Powerboat Racing

Results: Power Boat Racing At Ferry Reach

Results: Power Boat Racing At Ferry Reach

The Bermuda Power Boat Association hosted an afternoon of power boat racing today [Sept 7] at Ferry Reach which saw boats racing an offshore race and an inshore route. The first race of the afternoon saw Around The Island Race winners David Selley with Jordan Fletcher in B-8 crossing the finish line and taking the checkered flag.Howard Ascento and... Read more of this article

Pair Rescued After High Speed Boat ‘Barrel Rolls’

Pair Rescued After High Speed Boat ‘Barrel Rolls’

Two men suffering minor abrasions were rescued on Friday afternoon [Sept 5] after their power boat reportedly barrel rolled near Coney Island during a practice run. A Bermuda Maritime Operations Centre spokesperson said, “On Friday 5th September at 4.27pm a VHF call was received from Fisheries vessel Grey Dog reporting a power boat practicing... Read more of this article

Videos: Powerboat S-20 In Around The Island

Videos: Powerboat S-20 In Around The Island

The Rubis Around the Island Power Boat Race was held on Sunday [Aug 17] with this year’s power boat race being sponsored by Rubis Energy who also put up a $10,000 purse for the event. Steve Bridges and Aaron Sims have raced together for a few years now in the twenty eight foot Skater S-20. The edited highlight videos below give us an inside... Read more of this article

Videos: S-57 ‘Catlow’ Racing Around The Island

Videos: S-57 ‘Catlow’ Racing Around The Island

The shorelines were crowded with onlookers on Sunday [Aug 17] when the 2014 Around the Island Powerboat Race took place, with sponsor Rubis putting up a $10,000 purse for the event. Cameron Harris and Lavon Seymour racing in S-57 “Catlow” were the second boat to cross the finish line at Ferry Reach in a time of 40.49. Their course time... Read more of this article

Photo Set #3: Around The Island Powerboat Race

Photo Set #3: Around The Island Powerboat Race

Crowds of onlookers lined the shorelines on Sunday afternoon [Aug 17] as the 2014 Around the Island Powerboat Race got underway, with sponsor Rubis putting up a $10,000 purse for the event. Sunday’s choppy waters gave spectators a wild show as the powerboats made their way around the island’s coastline. Some boats were unable to battle the... Read more of this article

Videos: Around The Island Powerboat Race

Videos: Around The Island Powerboat Race

The shorelines were crowded with onlookers on Sunday afternoon [Aug 17] as the 2014 Around the Island Powerboat Race got underway, with no less than $10,000 on the line for the winner, thanks to event sponsor Rubis. The event’s A Class was topped by Chris Warboys and Steve Sherwin in A30 with a time of 1.28.18, while David Selley and Jordan Fletcher... Read more of this article

Photo Set #2: Around The Island Powerboat Race

Photo Set #2: Around The Island Powerboat Race

Crowds of people packed the shorelines on Sunday afternoon [Aug 17] as the 2014 Around the Island Powerboat Race took place, with sponsor Rubis putting up a $10,000 purse for the event. Chris Warboys and Steve Sherwin in A30 topped the A Class in a time of 1.28.18, David Selley and Jordan Fletcher in B8 won the B Class in a time of 57.23, Steven Eversley... Read more of this article

Photos: 2014 Around The Island Powerboat Race

Photos: 2014 Around The Island Powerboat Race

Crowds of people packed the shorelines on Sunday afternoon [Aug 17] as the 2014 Around the Island Powerboat Race took place, with sponsor Rubis putting up a $10,000 purse for the event. Chris Warboys and Steve Sherwin in A30 topped the A Class in a time of 1.28.18, David Selley and Jordan Fletcher in B8 won the B Class in a time of 57.23, Steven Eversley... Read more of this article

Results: Around The Island Powerboat Race

Results: Around The Island Powerboat Race

David Selley along with Jordan Fletcher battled the elements of rough seas when they raced their boat to cross the finish line first at today’s [Aug 17] Rubis Around The Island Boat Race, finishing in a time of 57.23.A class results A30 Chris Warboys / Steve Sherwin – 1.28.18 A98 Gregory Focke / Gregory Simons – 1.35.45 A151 Michael... Read more of this article

Additional Around The Island Race Entrants

Additional Around The Island Race Entrants

The Rubis Around the Island Power Boat Race is scheduled to take place on Sunday [Aug 17] with over twenty boats planning on taking to the Ferry Reach start line at 2pm. This year’s power boat race is being sponsored by Rubis Energy who have also put up a $10,000 purse for the event. The Bermuda Power Boat Association held their final sign-up... Read more of this article


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