Beachlands Thunder on the Coast Race Pack
Feb12

Beachlands Thunder on the Coast Race Pack

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Thousands lined the Taupo Waterfront
Feb01

Thousands lined the Taupo Waterfront

By Denise Preece The shores of Lake Taupo rocked for the first round of the NZ Offshore Powerboat Championship Series! Thousands of people lined the Taupo waterfront to watch the spectacular display over the two days. NZ Offshore Powerboats held a two race format on the Sunday, and trialled a shortened course in an anti-clockwise direction. The new format worked well, making the two races a lot more exciting, closer, and challenging...

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TV on Free to Air has been confirmed for the Season
Jan25

TV on Free to Air has been confirmed for the Season

The committee would like to thank Warren Lewis for his tireless efforts in organizing this. Unfortunately we are short on funds to cover the helicopter to film the shows. We are offering two different packages in an effort to raise funds to cover the cost. Package 1 On-board Footage. If you would like you’re on board footage to be considered for use in the production of the shows this is for you. All seven races for $500.00 plus GST....

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Details for Round One – Taupo This Weekend
Jan24

Details for Round One – Taupo This Weekend

Welcome to Round 1 of the NZ Offshore Powerboat Championship hosted by Pitch’s Bar Taupo. Supporting Sponsors: Great Lake Taupo, Heli Sika, Gull Force 10, Tuwharetoa Maori Trust Board, Steiner & Moses Engineering, Acceleration on Water and Shot360 Photography This is an exciting offshore venue right on the Taupo Lakefront. A holiday destination which is a popular for fishing, water sports, shopping, skiing and has fantastic...

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A chat with ABM Racing/Fuel Dr – Offseason Happenings…
Jan18

A chat with ABM Racing/Fuel Dr – Offseason Happenings…

A huge team effort has gone on over the off season with Allan rebuilding both engines and gear boxes. Alex has been a great help assisting Allan on many a week-end. We just need to keep those hollow legs filled… We had a lot of fun with Phil up from Turangi who has made a large under trailer storage unit to house all our gear for race day. Think It’s really to store the beer in… Leaving more room in the V8 now… After breaking our...

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Taupo Thunder on the Lake Race Pack
Jan16

Taupo Thunder on the Lake Race Pack

Welcome to the 2017 NZ Offshore season. Below is the 2017 Taupo Race Pack. To view the whole race pack scroll within the race pack. To download click on the download button at the bottom of the race pack. Download [596.56...

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2017 Race Dates
Jan09

2017 Race Dates

Here’s a list of race dates for 2017: This season we have two new venues added to the calendar, Marsden Cove and Doubtless Bay. Lake Taupo – 29th Jan 2017 Beachlands – 18th Feb 2017 Gisborne – 4th Mar 2017 Marsden Cove – 18th Mar 2017 Doubtless Bay – 8th Apr 2017 Napier – 22nd Apr 2017 Whitianga – 13th May 2017

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NZ Offshore legend Graeme Horne passes
Sep12

NZ Offshore legend Graeme Horne passes

It is with deep regret that i inform you of the passing of one NZ Offshore Powerboat Racing’s legends & many times title & record holder, Graeme Horne. Graeme raced ‘E.I.T. Mover’ & ‘Fleetlease’ before he retired from racing after a bad accident in 1996. Graeme was a man I always admired & looked up to. As young 25 year old just starting out racing I was privileged to crew with Graeme...

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NZOPA Prizegiving 2016
Aug21

NZOPA Prizegiving 2016

Class Winners: Superboat 1000 (Superboat): 1st – Profloors International 2nd – FMI Racing 3rd – Profloors Superboat 600 (Superboat Lite) 1st – Outboard Pro 2nd – Fuel Doctor 3rd – NZ Home Loans Sports 200 1st – Redsteel 2nd – CRD Automotive 3rd – D&H Steel Classic 1st – Supercock Racing 2nd – Team Searay/Superstitious Championship Winners: 100 Mile: 1st –...

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NZOPA AGM and Prizegiving 2016 Details
Jun06

NZOPA AGM and Prizegiving 2016 Details

We have now finalised the AGM date and this will be held on 20th August. Accommodation has been booked for 19 and 20 August 2016 at Millennium Hotel, Rotorua and we have secured rates for our members. To get this special rate of $175 per night including GST, you must quote reference #1470621. Accommodation can either be booked online or directly with Tracey – tracey.burton@millenniumhotels.com – don’t forget to quote our...

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Omni Insurance Auckland Harbour Offshore 100 Results
May12

Omni Insurance Auckland Harbour Offshore 100 Results

Scroll within the document to see all results: Download [287.06...

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ANZAC Trans-Tasman Points
May12

ANZAC Trans-Tasman Points

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