Results – McCann’ics ENZED Gisborne
Mar25

Results – McCann’ics ENZED Gisborne

On mobile scroll left and right to view full table. Points – McCann’ics ENZED Gisborne 100 MilePosTeamTotal PointsR1 GisborneR2 Gisborne1Fairview Windows9504754752Outboard Pro7503753753BC Racing544 4th3002444HiJinx Racing544 3rd244300 Points – McCann’ics ENZED Gisborne 60 MilePosTeamTotal PointsR1 GisborneR2 Gisborne1Race 4 Life9504754752Espresso Engineers7503753753Equalizer6003003004CRD...

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2018 McCann’ics ENZED Gisborne  – Event Race Pack
Mar14

2018 McCann’ics ENZED Gisborne – Event Race Pack

Below is the race pack for the McCann’ics ENZED Gisborne Thunder out East: Download [1.74...

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2018 Red Steel 100 Napier  – Event Race Pack
Mar02

2018 Red Steel 100 Napier – Event Race Pack

Below is the Race Pack for the 2018 Red Steel 100 Napier. Download [4.54...

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Round Two Preview – New Plymouth West Coast Thunder
Feb14

Round Two Preview – New Plymouth West Coast Thunder

By Stuart Watson. After many years absence, Offshore Powerboat racing is heading back to New Plymouth, this Saturday the 17th February. The NZ Offshore Powerboat association is proud to be working with Venture Taranaki to bring you all “West Coast Thunder”. Race boats with Horsepower ranging from 200HP to over 1000HP roaring along the foreshore. Teams are prepped, officials are organised and on Friday all the crews will be rolling...

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New Plymouth – Round Two Race Course and Spectator info
Feb13

New Plymouth – Round Two Race Course and Spectator info

Programme Saturday, 17th February 8.00 am Registration 8.00am Day Entry Open 8:30 – 8:45 am Scrutineering 8:30am Day Entries Close 9.00am Combined Briefing at race truck – teams and Mark & Patrol boats 9.30am Patrol and Marker boats briefing. 12.00pm Race Start – first 30 minute race 1.15pm Race two start – 30 minute...

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2018 New Plymouth West Coast Thunder – Event Race Pack
Feb13

2018 New Plymouth West Coast Thunder – Event Race Pack

Below is the Race Pack for the 2018 “Taranaki like no other” New Plymouth West Coast Thunder. Meet and Greet is 6.30pm Friday. Download [3.89...

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Taupo – Thunder on the Lake Media Review
Jan30

Taupo – Thunder on the Lake Media Review

By Stuart Watson Thank you, Taupo! The NZ Offshore Powerboat Association opened their 2018 season on Auckland Anniversary weekend, and what a fantastic weekend it was. Sunny, Hot, and Fast Racing. Saturday saw the offshore boats, setting up pole positions for the main feature races on the Sunday. Screaming around the lake of speeds up to 110 miles per hour (177Kmh) the pole shootout was very fast, and very close, and after one hours...

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Round One Preview – Taupo Thunder on the Lake
Jan22

Round One Preview – Taupo Thunder on the Lake

HERE WE COME! The 2018 NZ Offshore Powerboat series is about to begin. Taupo is our traditional opening round, and we are back this coming Saturday January 27th, with Time Trial pole shoot out, and then again on Sunday with two action packed 30-minute races. With boats ranging from 36 feet long with more than 1000HP, to 19 feet and 200HP, all built to race in the choppy and windy water. Fresh water racing is always a great challenge...

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Taupo – Round One Race Course and Spectator info
Jan22

Taupo – Round One Race Course and Spectator info

  Full Race Program, Including Jet Ski Racing and the GP Hydroplanes – Hydro Thunder: Friday 26th January General Testing from 9am-3pm Saturday 27th January  8.00am Briefing Circuit Classes 8.30am Briefing NZ Offshore 8.30am-10am – Circuit Classes 10am-11am – GP Hydroplanes 11am-12noon – NZ Offshore Powerboats Everyone off the water by 12 midday no noise because of concert Sunday 28th January 8am Briefing...

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2018 Dunk Test – Taupo
Jan18

2018 Dunk Test – Taupo

2018 Dunk Testing Dunk testing will be before the Taupo – Thunder on the Lake. When: From 4pm Friday – 26th January 2018 Where: In front of the Lake Taupo Yacht Club (This is where the hydroplane pits and floatplane are) Cost: $50 per person There’s no need to book, just turn up.

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2018 Taupo Thunder on the Lake – Event Race Pack
Jan16

2018 Taupo Thunder on the Lake – Event Race Pack

Below is the Race Pack for the 2018 Taupo Thunder on the Lake. Note this year for the first time in Taupo we will be having Time Trails on the Saturday for Sunday’s races. We are working in with the GP Hydroplane – Hydro Thunder Series and the NZ Jetski Series so for it all to work we need to keep to our race times set out in the race pack. Note Race Pack has been updated on 22 January 2018. Time Trials now 11am till...

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BCRacing win in Hervey Bay
Nov02

BCRacing win in Hervey Bay

Not a bad result for a rush job to be fair. Step 1; Hogs Breath Racings owner decides to pull his race boat out of the shed (where it’s been sitting idle for 12 months) and put a team together for the last round of the Australian Offshore Series in Hervey Bay – 1 week prior to the race Step 2; Need Drivers – 1st choice is Chris (Topher) Haeger and Paul (Fowldsy) Fowlds – phone calls made, flights booked. Step 3; Meet race boat in...

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