Seafair and Albert Lee Appliance announced today the signing of a new three-year partnership, spanning through 2015. “Albert Lee has been instrumental in maintaining the hydroplane race tradition in our city,” said Beth Knox, President & CEO of Seafair. “Albert Lee has a strong commitment to this community and a [...]
Madison Regatta Incorporated is announcing today the re-signing of the Lucas Oil Corporation as Title Sponsor for the 2013 Madison Regatta to be held on the Ohio River in Historic Madison. Madison Regatta president Kim Washer stated, “We are pleased and excited by the generous sponsorship opportunity Lucas Oil has [...]
Graham Trucking has renewed its title sponsorship of Ted Porter’s No. 5 unlimited hydroplane for the 2013 H1 Unlimited season, Porter announced today. “We couldn’t be happier with Graham Trucking’s continued support of our team,” Porter said. “Rob has been very supportive of us, and he is really proud to [...]
There may still be snow in the mountain passes, but it’s not too soon to start talking about Hydro Racing. The H-1 Unlimited series gets off to an early start with its first race in Sacramento CA on June 1st. Before they head out of town, all of the big boat [...]
Since joining forces with Fluid Equipment Development Co. (FEDCO) (www.fedco-usa.com) just prior to the 2012 Oryx Cup, N. Mark Evans and the U-57 Crew have demonstrated the drive and determination that their new sponsor had been hoping for. Though mechanically challenged as their partnership debuted at the first Doha race, [...]
Releases today from Ellstrom Racing, Our Gang Racing and Red Dot Corporation outline 2013 season plans for the race teams and sponsors.
Schumacher Racing has announced the addition of Bob Catipovic to their team for the 2013 season. Catipovic, a veteran flat bottom owner and racer, was part of the Formulaboats.com team that won the inaugural Oryx Cup UIM World Championship in 2009 with J. Michael Kelly driving. He went on to [...]
The recent passing of Dorothy Oberto brought to mind many fond memories of a gracious lady who was loved by everyone who had the opportunity to meet her as she became a fixture on the Hydroplane racing circuit with Husband Art and son Larry. H1 Unlimited Historian Fred Farley commented, [...]
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