Powerboat Racing

March 25, 2021
After not much powerboat racing taking place in 2020, we’re hopeful that some of these events will be able to take place this year!
November 20, 2020
Friday, October 2 dawned with cloud banks and light rain for the Wye Island Challenge. The forecast was for improving conditi
October 28, 2020
The Smith Island Crab Skiffs spent most of 2020 on dry land due to the ongoing pande
October 7, 2020
Remembering the early days of building Molotov, PropTalk's cocktail class boat.
August 31, 2020
Charlie Miller, known as “Papa” and sometimes even “Boat Brain” to his family, was born in 1926 in Elizabeth City, NC.
July 20, 2020
About a year ago, brothers Russ and R.J. Breuninger decided to form the Brothers Racing Team.
June 19, 2020
Peter Urbani is the commodore of the Cocktail Class Wooden Boat Racing Association (CCWBRA) which hosts powerboat races on the Chesapeake Bay and beyond. 
June 11, 2020
Do you have an electric boat? Are you thinking of getting one? Are you just interested in electric propulsion? Just curious? If so, you need to look into the Wye Island Electric Boat Marathon.
April 2, 2020
The Hydroplane Racing League (HRL), presented by Reliable Diamond Tool, announces that its first event of the season, the Cambridge Classic in Cambridge, MD, originally scheduled for May 16-17, has…
February 25, 2020
Peg Ewancio and her entire family are involved in powerboat racing, many of them racing Jersey Speed Skiffs on the <
February 10, 2020
X Games, supercross, motocross, rally racing, NASCAR, and record-breaking stunts… he's done them all.
December 19, 2019
In the Jersey Speed Skiff class, the show on the HRL race course is likely to be even more impressive in 2020 as Jimmie Stewart will be full time in the JSS class.
November 18, 2019
Chris O’Dell did not begin professionally powerboat racing until age 38, but he’s been hooked ever since.
November 15, 2019
The annual Cocktail Class Wooden Boat Racing Association’s (CCWBRA) Oktoberfest Regatta was held Octobe
November 5, 2019
The Offshore Powerboat Association’s (OPA) Ocean City Grand Prix was held September 27-29 in Ocean City, MD.
October 30, 2019
My wife Betty and I both have houses and docks on the water: one at Deep Creek Lake in western Maryland and the other on the
October 24, 2019
The Cocktail Class Wooden Boat Racing Association (CCWBRA) had 26 racers competing in 15 diff
October 15, 2019
The 94th annual Hampton Cup Regatta and Summer Nationals were held September 21-22 in Hampton, V