Monthly Archives: June 2011

PITTSBURGH UPDATE

Fast Free Fun is about to start in Pittsburgh, PA  – stop two on the 2011 Superleague tour.  Fans have been arriving since Monday and the boat races have been mentioned on the morning and evening news every day.  Powerboat … Continue reading

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YOUR VOICE ON THE TV PROGRAM and a programming note

Jarred Romesburg has just told us that his production company now has the capability of adding your voice and radioman to the Pittsburgh television program.  In order to make this happen you need to bring the RX frequency and the … Continue reading

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YOU AND TELEVISION

All drivers will pose for head/shoulder shots for the Pittsburgh television program.  Please be aware that you need to wear either your driving suit/uniform or a shirt with a collar – no tee shirts or tank tops.  Shots will be … Continue reading

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Thunder on the Fox J Category Results

Sponsored by the City of Elgin, the J Category Sunday results: J Hydro – 1st…Michelle Snyder, 2nd…Jared Pavlik, 3rd…Michael Shepard, 4th…Cole Olsen, 5th…Holden Mackey, 6th…Trevor Schmitzer, 7th…Erin Pittman     AX Class – 1st…Michael Shepard, 2nd…Erin Pittman, 3rd…Holden Mackey

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Thunder on the Fox F2 Results

The first race of the 2011 Powerboat Superleague season  ended in a flash of speed and excitement.  Sponsored in part by Tilted Kilt, the Formula Two final results are: 1st…Mark Jakob, 2nd…Terry Rinker, 3rd…Donnie McDowell, 4th…Chris Fairchild, 5th…Kris Shepard, 6th…Jeff Reno, … Continue reading

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Thunder on the Fox F3 Final Results

Final results of the Formula Three race during the Thunder on the Fox inaugural event sponsored in part by Miller Lite and Met Life are: 1st…Sam LaBanco, 2nd…Roddy Foreman, 3rd…Mike Hooper, 4th…Tammy Wolf-Jakob, 5th…Rob Rinker, 6th…Toby Hood, 7th…Dan Bunting, 8th…Bill … Continue reading

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Thunder on the Fox F2 Results

All qualifying heats completed; starting grid for the Thunder final:   pole … Mark Jakob, second…Terry Rinker, 3rd … Chris Fairchild, 4th … Kris Shepard, 5th … Donnie McDowell, 6th … J. Michael Floyd, 7th … Jim McGrath, 8th … Dana Tomes   … Continue reading

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Thunder on the Fox F3 Results

One heat of qualifying completed, second qualifier to be raced on Sunday.  Results Heat 1:  1st … Rob Rinker, 2nd … Roddy Foreman, 3rd … Tammy Wolf-Jakob, 4th … Mike Hooper, 5th … Sam LaBanco, 6th …Toby Hood, 7th … … Continue reading

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Saturday Results J Category

J Category Racing – Saturday, June 18, 2011  J Hydro 1st … Michelle, Snyder,Waupon, WI,  2nd … Carston Pavlik, Aurora, IN, 3rd … Cole Olson, Rockford, IL, 4th … Jared Pavlik … Oswego, IL, 5th … Holden Mackey, DeKalb, IL, … Continue reading

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Tomes Injured

An incident in the last heat of the day (F3/SST 60 racing) during the Thunder on the Fox, in Elgin, Dana Tomes (#75, Lesage,WV) was slightly injured.  The decision to transport is standard operating procedure for Superleague when a member is involved … Continue reading

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CONDOLENCES

Superleague sends sincere condolences to Jeff and Carole Reno on the passing of Jeff’s father.  Our thoughts are with them this weekend.

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Elgin Update

After a day of race check-in and an afternoon of testing Superleague teams are ready for two days of racing.  We are pleased to welcome the J category and a group of young pilots representing the best and brightest of our … Continue reading

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BREAKING NEWS — BREAKING NEWS

Powerboat Superleague is proud to announce that TIGER PERFORMANCE PRODUCTS has become the newest Championship Choice sponsor.

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Huntington Preview

Greater Huntington, WV and the tri-state area eyes were on the Ohio River Wednesday evening for a preview of the Huntington Classic powerboat races.  Through the efforts of the local organizers, Schooner’s Waterfront Grille, Superleague Rescue, Ceredo Rescue and local … Continue reading

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BREAKING NEWS — Elgin’s Race featured on television

One of Chicagoland’s favorite television stations – WGN – will feature promo footage of Elgin’s race, Thunder on the Fox, Tuesday morning, June 14 during the 6, 7 and 8 AM* segments of their morning news program.  WGN is also … Continue reading

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Superleague Boat Decals

Continuing our efforts to go green with Operation Green Prop, new decals and replacement decals will be available at the Elgin race; they will not be sent through the mail.  Check your driver packets for placement sheets and the decal … Continue reading

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Attention Superleague Drivers

Superleague’s first race – Elgin – is in the final countdown, just 16 more days until you can indulge in your passion – powerboat racing.  Before you leave home make sure you have the following: a copy of your current … Continue reading

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