Miami Boat Show Poker Run Begins Today!

The Miami Boat Show Poker Run heads to Islamorada today! This four day poker run event is designed for sport cruising and high-performance boaters alike. Performance manufacturers and dealers participate as featured sponsors, giving attendees the opportunity to see the latest offerings in the world of offshore powerboating at our Poker Run Village. A two-day…

Active Thunder Rolling Into 2014

Despite that he saw other high-performance powerboat builders surviving and even thriving by offering center-console models during the past few years, Patrick Haughey, the owner of Active Thunder Boats in Pompano Beach, Fla., was never tempted to take his company in that direction. Not for one moment, not if hell froze over (and it just…

21st Key West Poker Run Starts Today!

FLORIDA POWERBOAT CLUB members attending the Key West Poker Run may be a little anxious about the 20 mph winds on Tuesday, as the boats gather at SeaIsle Marina in Miami to stage for the Wednesday departure. But STU JONES, FPC president and event coordinator assures participants that while it is natural to have these…

FPC SUMMER POKER RUN TOUR WRAPS UP

It was a whirlwind tour to say the least, and it reminded me of the days long ago, when I would load up the FPC trailer with the Harley, club magazines and poker run videos, to tour around many states for weeks at a time, visiting our club members attending poker runs in their homebased…

Go-Fast Boats Events of the Season: Five Summer Stunners

Not-to-miss high performance happenings are coming to a waterway near you. In Arizona, California, and Florida, three of the hottest states in the nation for high-performance powerboating, you can take to the water year-round. Of course, that doesn’t mean you won’t have to brave a few frosty mornings—I’ve scraped ice of the deck of a…