Tuesday, 1 May 2012
POWERBOAT RACING 4:40PM
Lavazza Coffee Fuels Powerboat Raceteam To Victory
Lavazza Coffee was proud to sponsor Mike Gerbic and Alan Branch as they won the Super 60 title at the penultimate race of the 2012 New Zealand Offshore Powerboat series.
Sunday, 29 April 2012
POWERBOAT RACING 2:20PM
Thunder under Auckland bridge, New Zealand Offshore Powerboat Series Race Seven AUCKLAND CITY
— On a typical Auckland day the New Zealand Offshore Powerboats raced on Auckland Harbour completing the seventh race in their eight race 2012 series.
Tuesday, 10 April 2012
POWERBOAT RACING 5:55PM
NZ Offshore Powerboats Clash At The Capital WELLINGTON CITY
— Race Six of the New Zealand Offshore Powerboats takes place on Saturday 14th April on Wellington Harbour.
Monday, 20 February 2012
POWERBOAT RACING 9:17AM
Kiwis win World Series jet sprint titles WHANGANUI
— Two husband and wife Kiwi teams’ have won their respective category titles to claim the UIM Wanganui.com World Series jet sprint championship honours near Wanganui today.
Friday, 17 February 2012
POWERBOAT RACING 4:58PM
NZ Offshore Powerboats to create "Thunder on the Coast"
Race Three of the New Zealand Offshore Powerboats 20012 series takes place on Saturday 18th February off the coast of Beachlands in the Tamaki Strait on South Auckland's East Coast.
Wednesday, 15 February 2012
POWERBOAT RACING 1:41PM
World jet sprint title decided this weekend
This weekend's title decider for the final round of Union Internationale Motonautique (UIM) Wanganui.com World Series jet sprint boat championship will be held at Wanganui's Shelter View track 18-19 February, where Kiwi teams' currently head the standings.
Monday, 13 February 2012
POWERBOAT RACING 8:57AM
Kiwis take first blood in jet sprint World Series FEATHERSTON
— The weekend’s opening round of the Union Internationale Motonautique (UIM) Wanganui.com World Series jet sprint boat championship held near Featherston put two Kiwi teams atop the points table after the first two days of competition.
Wednesday, 8 February 2012
POWERBOAT RACING 11:57AM
World jet sprint series starts this weekend near Featherston FEATHERSTON
— The first of two rounds for the 2012 UIM Wanganui.com World Series jet sprint title starts at Featherston’s Tauherinikau racecourse this weekend 11-12 February, with competitors vying for victory in either the International Group A or unlimited Superboat categories.
Tuesday, 7 February 2012
POWERBOAT RACING 2:04PM
Kiwis Lose Their Grasp of GP Hydroplane World Championship
UIM World GP Hydroplane Championship - Lake Karapiro, New Zealand VIDEO HERE
Some of the best GP Hydroplane drivers in the World lined up today for the final race in the 2012 UIM World GP Hydroplane Championship.
POWERBOAT RACING 1:41PM
Aussie jet sprint boat champ rates opposition
Defending UIM World Series Group A champion Slade Stanley from Australia reckons his toughest opposition for the two round 2012 title being held in New Zealand will come from his compatriot, but doesn’t rule out the Kiwi locals.
Saturday, 4 February 2012
POWERBOAT RACING 8:17PM
2012 Round 2 - NZ Offshore Powerboat Championship GISBORNE
— Gisborne once again turned on one of those hot, clear days with very little breeze but enough ocean swell to make the racing fast and interesting.
Thursday, 2 February 2012
POWERBOAT RACING 9:51PM
2012 NZ Offshore Powerboat Championship - Race 2 Gisborne Saturday 4th February
With only a week between the first two races of the 2012 New Zealand Offshore Powerboat championship there is not much time for crews to make any repairs or alterations before heading for Gisborne on New Zealand's east coast.
POWERBOAT RACING 8:57AM
Aussie intends taking Kiwi boat to world title WAIRARAPA
— V8Supercar driver Nathan Pretty isn’t concerned the boat he will be using for the two-round Union Internationale Motonautique (UIM) Wanganui.com World Series is owned by a New Zealand team, when the series kicks off on 11 February in the Wairarapa.
Tuesday, 31 January 2012
POWERBOAT RACING 1:51PM
Kiwi to defend world title on water
Canterbury’s Peter Caughey has the weight of the world on his shoulders as he and jet sprint boat navigator Karen Marshall (Christchurch) prepare to defend their Superboat title at the two-round Union Internationale Motonautique (UIM) Wanganui.com World Series starting on 11 February in the Wairarapa.
POWERBOAT RACING 9:47AM
Fairview Dominates Tough Taupo Race TAUPO
— Taupo was scheduled to have a full two days of boat racing this weekend, and while the white capped waves on Lake Taupo were too much for some, they were not enough to stop the might of the New Zealand Offshore Powerboats as they roared into their 2012 season in an exciting and action packed race.
Tuesday, 24 January 2012
POWERBOAT RACING 8:48AM
Offshore Powerboats 'Ready To Rumble' In Taupo TAUPO
— After a disappointing cancellation of the race at Tauranga due to debris washed into the harbour from the shipwrecked 'Rena', Taupo will host the first race in the NZ Offshore Powerboat 2012 season.
Monday, 23 January 2012
POWERBOAT RACING 8:38AM
Torrential rain cuts short jet sprint championship round WAIRARAPA
— [Yesterday]'s third round of the 2012 Jetpro Jetsprint championship held near Featherston in the Wairarapa finished early as fine clear weather turned in to torrential rain during the elimination heats, leaving the round winners determined on countback to the top-12 cut off.
Monday, 5 December 2011
POWERBOAT RACING 8:17AM
Rain drives hot times at jet sprint championship opener WAIKATO
— Even persistent rain couldn't dampen the hot times set in all three of the competition classes for today's opening round of the 2012 Jetpro Jetsprint championship held at Meremere (4 December), where fractions of a second separated the winning positions.
Tuesday, 29 November 2011
POWERBOAT RACING 8:42AM
Jet sprint battle starts this weekend at Meremere WAIKATO
— The first of six rounds for the 2012 Jetpro Jetsprint championship title kicks off this weekend on Sunday 4 December at the Meremere Sprint Bowl (behind the drag racing track).
Wednesday, 7 September 2011
POWERBOAT RACING 4:34PM
Jet sprint world series returns to New Zealand for 2012
The high adrenaline jet boat race series steps up a gear with the return of a two round world championship to New Zealand’s shores from 11 to 19 February 2012.
Sunday, 24 April 2011
POWERBOAT RACING 9:44AM
Wild Wild Wellington WELLINGTON CITY
— The eighth and final round of the Rayglass New Zealand Offshore Powerboat Racing Series was held in Wellington, and once again the city lived up to it's reputation with plenty of wind racing across the harbour, whipping up the waves and sending spray flying.
Wednesday, 20 April 2011
POWERBOAT RACING 8:41AM
Final Countdown to Capital Thunder WELLINGTON
— The eighth and final round of the Rayglass New Zealand Offshore Powerboat Racing Series takes place on Saturday 23rd April on Wellington Harbour.