John Carbonell, President of Super Boat International Productions, Inc. an international and national sanctioning body for powerboat racing, is now expanding his decades of experience for consulting services of all aspects of powerboat racing.
John Carbonell, President of Super Boat International (SBI), and his friend for over 20 years, Matsuhisa Kojima, President of Japan PowerBoat Association (JPBA), met last week in Key West, Fl. to discuss plans for a joint international race in May of 2021. After viewing the May 2019 Japan Grand Prix Powerboat Race, Carbonell commented:“The race event hit all the criteria needed to conduct a great, fan-friendly venue for professional race teams.“ With great respect, SBI looks forward to working with JPBA in 2021 to produce yet another exciting international event.
The 11th Annual Clearwater Super Boat National Championship™ is
moving to Key West in November. Super Boat International will host
their National Championship in Key West this year with national
championship-determining races taking place November 6th and 8th.
The event will run concurrently with the Key West World
Championship™ taking place November 6th, 8th &10th. Super Boat
International (SBI) is pleased to announce that the Super Boat
National Championship will take place...
The 2019 Kenner Super Boat Grand Prix that was scheduled to take
place June 21-23 is being postponed until further notice,
due to the impact of rising waters of the Mississippi River on Lake
Pontchartrain.The Army Corps of Engineers announced Monday that it
will open a spillway this Sunday to divert part of the flow of the
Mississippi River into the Atchafalaya Basin to reduce the chance
of levees being overtopped in Baton Rouge. Additionally, for a
historic second time this year, the Bonnet...
John Carbonell, the President of Super Boat International (SBI) has
announced the first of four races that the US Offshore organiser
plans to hold this season. SBI will host a 3 day event in the city
of Kenner, a suburb of New Orleans on June 21-23. Carbonell
commented in a press release: My last race in New Orleans was in
2002 when I raced in the world championships. I am really looking
forward to seeing a lot of the old friends I raced with there—I
have fond memories not just of racing, but...
A suburb of New Orleans, the City of Kenner will host the first
Super Boat International race of the 2019 season. The race on Lake
Pontchartrain is set for June 21-23, according to a press release
this morning from SBI, which is based in Key West, Fla. Super Boat
International action will kick off in June in the New Orleans area
on Lake Pontchartrain. Photo from the 2018 SBI Key West Offshore
World Championships courtesy/copyright Pete Boden/Shoot 2 Thrill
Pix. According to the release,...
NEW ORLEANS, La. (PRWEB) January 24, 2019 Super Boat International
has announced that its first official race of the 2019 season will
take place June 21-23 in New Orleans. The city of Kenner—a nearby
New Orleans suburb—will welcome race teams and fans to the
three-day race launching from the shores of Lake Pontchartrain.
This is the first official 2019 race confirmed by Super Boat
Dubai, UAE: 26-09-2018 Dubai’s Victory Team has ensured a strong
and fruitful two-boat, four-driver debut as it marks its
trans-Atlantic foray at this week’s Super Boat International (SBI)
to be held in Clearwater, Florida. Held for more than three decades
now, the SBI Championship is considered one of the most challenging
races for dual-engine powerboats. And with just two operative rules
– the boat length has to be from 40 to 50 feet and the engine power
must match or exceed 2,200 hp –...
MICHIGAN CITY, INDIANA – The Big Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram Great
Lakes Grand Prix powerboat race celebrated its milestone 10 th
anniversary last month with yet another milestone – visitors to the
event pumped more than $12.4 million into LaPorte County’s economy,
the highest amount ever and $2 million more than last year’s event.
In addition, a report summarizing the figures, released by the
Visit Michigan City LaPorte, shows an all-time high attendance of
more than 190,000 people for the three-day...
MICHIGAN CITY — Wayne Valder came from the other side of the globe
to race a boat at 140 miles per hour along the Lake Michigan
shoreline.The thousands of spectators on the beach and lighthouse
pier Saturday didn’t travel nearly as far but did come from
throughout Northwest Indiana, the Chicago area and southwest
Michigan.Tony Sikora from the Valparaiso area is among the many
people who keep coming to the Great Lakes Grand Prix, now in its
10th year in Michigan City."I like high...
It's billed as the biggest and fastest offshore racing series, with flashy boats, handy spots for spectators, and a chance to chat with boat owners passionate about their season-long weekend racing.It's Michigan City's 10th annual Great Lakes Grand Prix, with races featuring owners and drivers at the top of their game. Races start Aug.5 as part of a weekend event that kicks off Aug. 3.Read the Full Article at: https://www.nwitimes.com/niche/flashy-boats-good-viewing-buoy-michigan-city-races/article_26e3244f-f9e1-5abe-9cb2-b0e5b471a6c7.html
Dubai: The Class One boats of Victory Team are bracing up for a
trans-Atlantic challenge as they prepare for the Super Boat
International (SBI) to be held in Key West, Florida in USA at the
end of the year. SBI is the leading North American professional
powerboat organisation for Class One powerboats founded by John
Carbonell with teams from all around the world competing from May
through October in the National Series Points races. The concluding
round is the famous Key West World Championships...
Super Boat International, the premier national and international
sanctioning body of offshore powerboat racing around the globe,
will host their first race of the year where they will welcome fans
and race teams from around the world to the 9th annual Thunder on
Cocoa Beach taking place May 18-20 with a series of events leading
up to the race on Sunday, May 20th. This year, Super Boat will make
the complete event available for free viewing on their Live Stream
channel.Over twenty racing teams from...
The world’s biggest and fastest race boats and their drivers were caught on film by NBC Sports during the Super Boat International Key West World Championships 2017. After previously giving you a little taste with a teaser, you can now check out the entire video from our YouTube channel: https://www.youtube.com/superboatracing. Tune in and live or relive every moment of this awesome race. Stay tuned for our upcoming race in Cocoa Beach on May 18th
Key West, Fla (March 30, 2018) — Super Boat International (SBI)
names medical staff for upcoming season. As they continue to
prepare for upcoming event, SBI presents the list of rescue
personnel for the Cocoa Beach race. Super Boat International has
always had a very experienced rescue team and this team carries on
that tradition. Every member of the team is either an EMT or
paramedic and has vast rescue experience. Seven of the team members
have prior experience working together for SBI and...