Even with its longstanding dock space issues, the Vinoy Renaissance Hotel in St. Petersburg, Fla., was a known quantity as the host hotel for the Florida Powerboat Club’s annual Tampa Bay Poker Run. So at least in some sense, FPC president Stu Jones took a bit of a chance changing the venue—as planned for months—for…Details
Florida Power Boat Club members converged in South Florida for the traditional FPC Miami International Boat Show Poker Run. Check out all the great sites as the best looking high performance powerboats and FPC girls head to the Florida Keys.
We have been cleaning out our workroom at the FPC Headquarters and have several items that need to go! Items are available for local pick-up at the FPC warehouse in Pompano Beach, weekdays 12pm-5pm, through March 31st. However, please call prior to your visit as we can not guarantee availability due to such limited quantities…Details
Powerboating in Paradise Volume 18 #1 — Featuring the 2017 Key West Poker Run, as we celebrated 25 years with a 180 boat roster! On the Cover: Dozens of poker run teams launched out of Haulover Marine Center for Thursday Key West departure. Cover Girls: The lovely FPC girls had some fun in the sun,…Details
While we had lots of excitement all weekend in Miami and Key Largo, the awards night and after party are also fun events for our FPC members. Check out the gallery below for a few personal shots throughout the weekend.
As we traveled from Miami to Key Largo, we had beautiful weather for our Saturday run and just as expected, our new lunch stop location at Sundowners/Senior Frejoles did not disappoint! Check out the photo gallery below from our run to the Keys!
From the boat show to the poker run, our team and participating FPC members had a blast in Miami! The city of Miami created a beautiful backdrop for our Fun Run on Friday and we completed the evening with great music and food at some of Miami’s top cafe’s and hotspots.
Earlier this year, Powerboat Nation stopped by the FPC office to talk with Stu Jones, President of FPC, about the 2018 schedule and the changes that we were required to make due to Hurricane Irma. Many hotels, restaurants, marinas, etc. simply were not rebuilt enough for the large crowds brought in by the FPC events.…Details