The Fort Lauderdale Boat Show & Boat Show Bash Coming Soon

The Fort Lauderdale Boat Show is here October 25-29 and The Florida Powerboat Club will be hosting it’s 10 annual Fort Lauderdale Boat Show Bash & Bikini Contest on October 26th. This year features an ALL NEW venue on the World Reknowned Cocktail Barge. Get in on the party to see us crown Miss Key West Poker Run 2012 and feast your eyes…

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Bimini Smugglers Run completes the Bahamas 2012 excursions!

The 1st Annual Bimini Smugglers Run was originally scheduled for late June, as part of the FPC’s annual Bahamas Poker Run. With foul weather coming in from the tropics, the first round was cut short, as about fifteen teams returned to the mainland to avoid the rough seas and rains that followed.  Sept 14th was…

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Emerald Coast Poker Run rebounds after a stormy start!

When the first few colorful poker run boats started rolling into Destin & Fort Walton beach last week for what has become Florida’s top summer boating blockbuster,  the weather forecast was far from poker run-friendly, as the rain soaked Florida panhandle seemed to be under constant assault by the rain gods. But in a strange…

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FPC Visits Exciting Poker Runs across the United States

BILOXI, Mississippi- April 2012 After visiting the April 2012  Smokin’ the Sound Poker Run in Biloxi, FPC president Stu Jones was reminded how much fun it can be to take off the “organizer hat” and take part in some of the fun. But that doesn’t always mean jumping on a boat and riding around with…

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Jacksonville River Rally Poker Run 2012

The 11th Annual Jacksonville River Rally Poker Run returned to the St. Johns River, with a wide variety of powerboats that ranged from outboard powered sport boats to turbine-powered catamarans. Over 150 participants enjoyed two days of Rollin’ on the River,  with some teams arriving as early as Wednesday for the weekend activities. For two…

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Smokin’ The Sound Poker Run 2012 from Biloxi Mississippi

With big casino names like Beau Rivage, Hard Rock, IP and the Grand Casino as a back drop, the Smokin the Sound Poker Run got off to a humble start in 2010, as a supporting event to the OSS Powerboat Race which has hosted its season opening offshore races in Biloxi for well over a…

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