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Photos, Video & Results: Round The Island Race

Photos, Video & Results: Round The Island Race

The 2015 Rubis Around The Island powerboat race took place yesterday [Aug 9] afternoon with clear skies making way for this year’s entrants to take to the Ferry Reach start line. Shortly after all boats had returned to Ferry Reach or were accounted for, the Bermuda Powerboat Association held a prize giving ceremony awarding winners from the day’s... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Around The Island Boat Race

Photos & Video: Around The Island Boat Race

Inclement weather this morning [Aug 9] did not stop the 2015 Rubis Around The Island powerboat race from taking place this afternoon with clearing skies making way for this year’s entrants taking to the Ferry Reach start line at approximately 2pm. The first boat across the line and recording the fastest time of 43 minutes 32 seconds in today’s... Read more of this article

Around The Island Power Boat Race Entrants

Around The Island Power Boat Race Entrants

The 2015 Rubis Around The Island powerboat race will take place this Sunday [Aug 9] with some 20 boats planning on taking to the Ferry Reach start line at 2pm. BPA Vice Commodore Kim McCallan said, “This year the Power Boat Race is being sponsored by Rubis Energy who have graciously put up a $7,000 prize money for the event. The race starts at... Read more of this article

Police Urge Safety During Powerboat Race

Police Urge Safety During Powerboat Race

The Bermuda Police Service is urging safety for participants and the boating public during the upcoming Round-the-Island Powerboat Race, set to take place on Sunday, August 9. Inspector Robert Cardwell’s full statement follows below: The Bermuda Police Service is once again pleased to partner with the Bermuda Power Boat Association to ensure the... Read more of this article

Photos/Video: Powerboat Racing At Ferry Reach

Photos/Video: Powerboat Racing At Ferry Reach

The Bermuda Powerboat Association held a day of racing today [June 28] at Ferry Reach with boats from multiple classes running a circuit that took them out of the pylons towards Shelly Bay, around markers #18 and #22 and heading back to Ferry Reach.The first three boats across the finish line were Steven Eversley and Jaqai Spencer in D-187, Damon... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Powerboat Practice Racing

Photos & Video: Powerboat Practice Racing

Powerboat racing enthusiasts headed down to Ferry Reach on Sunday afternoon [May 31] to watch the unofficial start of the 2015 racing season, with approximately six boats ranging in the different classes taking the opportunity to do some practice fun runs in front of the gathered crowd.The Bermuda Powerboat Association season was due to start a number... Read more of this article

Video: Powerboat Association Donate To St John

Video: Powerboat Association Donate To St John

The Bermuda Powerboat Association made a donation in the amount of $1500 today [Feb 18] to St. John Ambulance Bermuda at their Point Finger Road, Paget headquarters.Newly elected commodore of the Powerboat Association Henry Talbot was joined by past commodore Paul Wellman in making the presentation to Jahkhari Woods, St.John Ambulance Bermuda Deputy... Read more of this article

Powerboat Association Elects New Committee

Powerboat Association Elects New Committee

The Bermuda Powerboat Association recently held their Annual General Meeting, voting in their first female in 25 years to hold the Vice Commodore Position, with Kim McCallan elected to the post. Henry Talbot was voted in as the Commodore, with Paul Wellman voted as the Rear Commodore. The Bermuda Powerboat Association Committee:Commodore:- Henry Talbot Vice... Read more of this article

Today’s Dockyard Power Boat Racing Cancelled

Today’s Dockyard Power Boat Racing Cancelled

The Bermuda Power Boat Association’s scheduled race day in Dockyard today [Sept 21] has been cancelled due to wind conditions.The Bermuda Weather Service issued a small craft warning valid for late this afternoon through Monday morning with winds increasing moderate to strong by late this afternoon. The next scheduled race day in the Bermuda... Read more of this article

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

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