Powerboat Racing

May 16, 2022
As it is still early in the season, some events are subject to change. Please check event websites for the most up-to-date information.
March 7, 2022
We recently chatted with John and Sandi Pepe who currently race Slippery Eel with the Smith Island C
December 2, 2021
The 2021 Wye Island Challenge for electric boats took place on October 1 as scheduled.
November 5, 2021
It was a beautiful day in Crisfield September 4 for Smith Island Crab Skiff Association ra
September 27, 2021
Temperature and competition were hot at the Covid-rescheduled 10th anniversary Cocktail Class
September 20, 2021
It was a warm and overcast day Saturday, August 28 as the Smith Island Crab Skiffs returne
August 23, 2021
The Smith Island Crab Skiffs Jeff Swanson Memorial Race at Tall Timbers was held on Jul
July 23, 2021
With prime powerboat racing season underway, you’ll want to be prepared to watch the race
June 22, 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!
May 20, 2021
In 2020, extreme sports legend Travis Pastrana shared the driver’s seat of the 47-foot <
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…