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Inside the July/August Issue of Speed on the Water Digital Magazine

by | July 31, 2014

The strongest and largest issue is in fine form.

A grinning Weppner has had his eyes on the former Fountain raceboat for many years.

Living the Dream

by | July 30, 2014

In a well-known boat he’s always dreamed of owning, Sarasota’s Brandon Weppner is planning to bring some positive attention to the sport.

George Tobin, his son, A.J., and Rodney Olson make up the Hammer Down Boating crew. Photo courtesy Hammer Down Boating.

Hammer Down Rising

by | July 29, 2014

Driven by two diehard fans, a Facebook page dedicated to offshore racing is thriving.

From assisting at the docks to taking kids for rides, it takes dozens of volunteers to make sure the annual Shore Dreams for Kids runs smoothly.

Photo by Tim Sharkey

The Volunteers Corps

by | July 23, 2014

Whether it’s a race or a poker run, an army of helpers is essential when trying to organize a powerboat event.


Mid-Term Rookie Review

by | July 22, 2014

Under the tutelage of a veteran Super Stock offshore racer, Taylor Chastelet is proving to be an exceptional student.