EMERALD COAST POWERBOAT WEEK: YES, IT’S ON!

Get ready for summer fun as FPC returns to the Florida Panhandle for the 28th Annual Emerald Coast Powerboat Week. With an action-packed agenda that starts Wednesday and runs through Sunday, there’s something for everyone. All powerboats welcome from 25 to 50 feet, and attendees will enjoy luxury accommodations at our event headquarters, Emerald Grande…

COVID-19 UPDATE: JULY 6th, 2020

As COVID-19 cases across the country continue to pose a national health threat, we have encountered further challenges with planning the Bahamas Poker Run, which had been rescheduled for July 24-29. The Bahamas government recently imposed strict COVID-19 testing guidelines with 10-day advance testing for all visitors from the United States. These guidelines have since…

FPC COVID-19 UPDATE : June 23, 2020

With the continued presence of COVID-19 cases across the nation, we remain on high alert throughout Florida as we try to get our lives back on track and economy back in motion. With that in mind, Florida Powerboat Club is taking a very cautious, but tangible approach to getting our club members back on the…

Winter Poker Run 2020 – Episode 1

Florida Powerboat Club kicked off the new year with the annual Winter Poker Run which took its normal position on the calendar in late January. Twenty-four poker run teams from around the country enjoyed fantastic weather and a great setting at the Faro Blanco Resort in Marathon. If you haven’t already subscribed, click here to visit…

Key West Poker Run 2019 – Episode 13

Florida Powerboat Club wraps up this 13th episode of the Key West Poker Run 2019, celebrating 27 years of this signature poker run event, with a record attendance of 269 poker run teams. This episode opens with the Saturday helicopter photo session in the waters around Key West, followed by a busy day of festivities…

Key West Poker Run 2019 – Episode 12

The Key West Poker Run village opened up at the Conch Republic, with a continuous DOCK PARTY every day! The Key West Historic Seaport location gave members of the Florida Powerboat Club and their industry colleagues a great venue to celebrate the Florida powerboating lifestyle. This episode features the Friday Powerboat Parade on the RWO…

Powerboating in Paradise Vol20 #2

Check out the latest issue of the Powerboating in Paradise magazine featuring complete coverage of the Winter, Miami Boat Show, and Tampa Bay Poker Runs! On the Cover: Lunch stop at Gilbert’s, Key Largo, Miami Boat Show Poker Run 2020 Models: FPC Girl Brooke 

Key West Poker Run 2019 – Episode 10

Florida Powerboat Club members wrapped up their final checkpoint at Faro Blanco in Marathon before they turned the boats south for the final 50-mile leg of the Key West Poker Run. With the helicopter in hot pursuit, these weekend warriors pushed the throttles forward, kicking up monster rooster tails with the Key West sunset off…

Key West Poker Run 2019 – Episode 9

Florida Powerboat Club members enjoy a horsepower-charged day of performance boating, as the poker run teams from around the globe continue their adventure, traveling through the Florida Keys on the 27th Annual Key West Poker Run. See the most amazing powerboats as they refuel at Faro Blanco Resort, then get an up-close introduction to the teams…

Key West Poker Run 2019 – Episode 8

As the latitude changes from Miami to Key Largo, and south to Marathon, the Florida Powerboat Club poker run teams continue their exciting day of powerboating in paradise through the Florida Keys. It;’s all part of the Thursday departure group on the Key West Poker Run, as 180 poker run teams check-in at various lunch…

FPC COVID -19 UPDATE : MAY 5, 2020

Bahamas Poker Run 2020 – NEW DATES >>>> CLICK HERE FOR UPDATED INFORMATION As we all continue to ride this wave of uncertainty with the Covid-19 crisis, we are forced to postpone another annual poker run event until we are in the clear. The Bahamas Prime Minister recently issued a notice that the country remains…

Key West Poker Run 2019 – Episode 7

The 27th Annual Key West Poker Run continues southbound from Miami to the Florida Keys, as the FPC poker run teams complete the Grove Harbour Marina card checkpoint and hit the throttles for a high-speed ride to Key Largo. Then it’s time to enjoy the casual vibe of Gilberts Key Largo, as we join the…

Bimini Blast Poker Run 2019 – Episode 1

Florida Powerboat Club members make a weekend escape to paradise as they head to Bimini in the Bahamas, just fifty miles across the gulf stream from Miami. From stingray feeding in pristine waters to snorkeling at the concrete shipwreck “Sapona”, these weekend warriors got all they came for and helped FPC President, Stu Jones, celebrate…

Key West Poker Run 2019 – Episode 6

This episode opens with a powerboat parade of big horsepower as the 27th Annual Key West Poker Run teams transit from the Intracoastal waterways of Miami to Biscayne Bay. This vantage point gives our ZipZapPower video colleagues a great vantage point to see all the boats as they enter Biscayne Bay, the gateway to the…

Key West Poker Run 2019 – Episode 5

From Pure Power to Pure Fun, the Key West Poker Run has something for everyone! Join Florida Powerboat Club as this November 2019 poker run event launches from Miami with an insane lineup of outrageous powerboats with big power and spirited teams on board from all over the world! If you haven’t already subscribed, click here to…