Rick Merola & Gregg Rosen – AquaMania

After a three year hiatus, teammates Gregg Rosen and Rick Merola are happy to be racing SBI together again. Their first time back on the circuit was the recent 22nd Annual New York Grand Prix. Gregg, one of the first people to have a ‘Cigarette’ style boat in the 1000 Islands area, became friends with […]

Reggie Fountain

Reggie Fountain, a legend on the liquid racetrack, shares his experience growing up with racing and how he got his start. He takes us back to when it all began in 1954, and how he progresses through the sport of powerboat racing. Reggie shares how he starting off in his modified riverboat, B-class hydro’s, tunnel […]

Phantom Racing

Mark Nieman and Kurt Jagel both have racing in their blood. It wasn’t until pizza and beer that the two finally decided to create the Phantom 9 program and race together. Mark speaks of his years of speed racing jet ski’s and powerboats and, when he was 12, having the fortunate opportunity to meet Don […]

Miss Geico Racing

The Miss Geico Race Team comprises a huge team of qualified mechanics, truck drivers, support staff and “management.” This team had quite a lengthy history of success and a key part of the team, together through it all, is throttleman Scott Begovich and driver Marc Granet. Probably, the most recognized race boat among fans is […]

Mike “Doc” Janssen

Internationally respected spine surgeon, Dr. Mike Janssen has a lot of hobbies and passions and offshore racing is just one of them. With many wins and titles in the powerboat-racing arena, it’s obvious he is experienced in racing fast boats. Another hobby for Dr. Janssen is being the owner of a resort and microbrewery in […]