A Dive Into the 2020 U.S. Coast Guard Boating Safety Statistics Reveal How the Pandemic Affected Boating in Ways Just Beginning to be Understood

2020 U.S. Coast Guard Boating Accident Statistics

The U.S. Coast Guard has seen an increase in boating fatalities and injuries in the past year which is believed to be due to an increase in boating activity. Boating safety is always a priority of FPC when participating in poker runs as well as enjoying personal boating adventures. We want all of our members…

Powerboating in Paradise Vol21 #2

Powerboating in Paradise Vol 21 #2

The second issue of 2021 Powerboating In Paradise magazine has been released! The Spring/Summer Edition features recaps of our first events of the year… Covering the Winter Poker Run to Marathon, Spring Key West Poker Run, Miami Boat Show Poker Run and Tampa Bay Poker Run! On the Cover: Midnight Express made a strong showing…

Winter Poker Run 2021- Episode 2

We rejoin the Florida Powerboat Club members as they continue a fantastic weekend in paradise, on the first FPC event for the 2021 calendar. The teams are around local Marathon waters for some scenic photography, then point the boats for a fun run to Key West. Later, the teams gather for the Poker Run awards…

Sold-Out Orange Beach Poker Run Another FPC Gem

Hosted at The Wharf in Orange Beach, Alabama, the sold out 2021 Florida Powerboat Club Orange Beach Poker Run was a great success for our members and crews. After the disappointment of 2020’s canceled event, a combination of beautiful weather and awesome boats allowed FPC to return this with yet another great event. Continue reading…

Key West Poker Run 2020 – Episode 10

This 10th Episode wraps up the Florida Powerboat Club’s Key West Poker Run 2020… Celebrating 28 years of the club’s signature Poker Run event! Boaters enjoyed some scenic boating on local waters visiting Woman Key, then gathered at the Conch Republic Seafood Company to play out their poker hands! It was a festive culmination of…

Key West Poker Run 2020 – Episode 6

The FPC chopper team catches up with the Florida Powerboat Club members as they wrap up the lunch stops at Gilberts Resort and Sundowners in Key Largo, then head out on the scenic waterways through the Upper Florida Keys. With a wide variety of manufacturers represented, the timing was great for Nor-Tech Hi-Performance Boats as…