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Much as I want you to visit speedonthewater.com and BoaterMouth.com every day, I know you all lead busy lives. (Plus, I don’t want to cut into your time posting on great message boards such as ...
Eliminator To Offer New 27 Speedster with Stern-Drive or Outboard Power
With the West Coast performance-boat market sluggish at best, most builders are sticking with their existing model lines for 2010.  Not so at ...
Small-Boat Poker Run Could Set a Trend
It’s tough to top the New Jersey Performance Powerboat Club when it comes to being progressive and proactive in its approach to poker runs. Early on, the club was one of the first to take a hard stance ...
Divisional Clubs Crucial to Offshore Racing Growth
Late last week, I spoke with Mark Weber, the president of the American Power Boat Association in Detroit. For what it’s worth the APBA is the domestic arm of the Union Internationale Motonautique, the widely accepted, international sanctioning ...
New Nor-Tech Center Console Is Sobo’s Baby
Talk about putting your money where your mouth is—so convinced was Terry Sobo, sales and marketing director for Nor-Tech Hi-Performance Boats in Cape Coral, Fla., that the company should offer a center-console ...
Offshore Race Groups Open “Lines of Communication”
On the heels of an offshore racing season that generally saw small boat fleets and low spectator counts, Mark Weber, president of the American Power Boat Association invited representatives from several sanctioning bodies to a meeting Dec. 6 ...
Nor-Tech’s Sobo Incarcerated For Cause
Just caught up with Terry Sobo, the director of sales and marketing for Nor-Tech Hi-Performance Boats in Cape Coral. Fla. I reached Sobo in his office where he was patiently waiting for the Cape Coral Sheriff’s Department to ...
Top 10 Powerful People Picks Stirs Controversy
OK, I knew my latest Boats.com column, “The Big Picture: 10 Most Influential People in High-Performance” might fire up a few folks. But what I didn’t expect were Sunday night emails on a column that posted Sunday morning....
Ilmor Offers Retrofit Kit for Indy Stern-Drive
You might have missed this—Ilmor Marine limited the release of this news to its Facebook page and word-of-mouth during the Super Boat International Key West Offshore World Championships in November—but Ilmor ...
Big-Power Engine Sales Encouraging for Sterling
Just checked in with Mike D’Anniballe, the creative genius—yeah I said genius—behind Sterling Performance in Milford, Mich. Like every business in the high-performance marine world, D’Anniballe’s famed engine shop has been slammed by the current recession. But during ...

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