High-Speed Powerboats to Race in Nov. 2-9 Key West World Championship

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE — Sept. 11, 2014 KEY WEST, Florida Keys — Speed-loving spectators can watch powerboats thundering by at 140 mph or even faster during the 34th annual Key West World Championship, set for Nov. 2-9 in the waters off the southernmost island in the continental United States. National and international racing teams are […]

2014 Thunder Run at Pensacola Gallery 3

As the winds picked up, Pensacola Bay saw a nice chop for racing during the Inaugural Thunder Run Super Boat Grand Prix! Teams had the chance to make any final changes to their boats, as the launch area was only 500 yards from the racecourse. Fans could see race teams making final preparations and changes to […]

2014 Thunder Run At Pensacola Gallery 2

At the Inaugural Thunder Run Super Boat Grand Prix, the second installment of a double-header weekend encompassing the Flora-Bama Shootout, the big boats took the green flag and headed to the Highway 98 bridge, making a counter clockwise turn to only see it another 22 times. With more laps, the event brought more excitement to […]

2014 Thunder Run At Pensacola Gallery 1

The Inaugural Thunder Run Super Boat Grand Prix took place in Pensacola on Sunday, following the Thunder on the Gulf Super Boat Grand Prix, and thunder it was! The biggest and fastest boats raced at the foot of Pensacola to the middle of the bay. Check out the gallery below for coverage of the race, […]

2014 Thunder On The Gulf At Orange Beach Gallery 2

The Thunder on the Gulf Super Boat Grand Prix took place in late August, and was a dual heat race—part of a double-header weekend encompassing the Flora-Bama Shootout. All boats raced the first race at 1:00 pm and the 2nd race at 3:00 pm. Some of the most exciting racing was between boats in the […]