7/30/17 – During the Offshore Powerboat Association St. Clair River Classic event in Michigan, Keith Holmes’ 40-foot Cat Can Do Skater Powerboats catamaran and the Miss GEICO, a 44-foot Victory catamaran throttled by Scott Begovich and driven by Marc Granet, were involved in a racing crash.  Keith was the throttleman […]

Offshore Race Boat Owner and Throttleman Keith Holmes Passes Away In Race Crash

The $39M megayacht Yogi, practically brand new, award-winning, and nothing short of epic, sank in the Aegean in 2012.  She had just left port, both her engines overheated, AND what was supposed to be a watertight door blew open, and she rapidly sunk.  Luckily, the Greek Coast Guard was able […]

Megayacht Sinking Calls In The Greek Coast Guard!

This is the Aqua Mania 10, a 50 foot speed boat competing in the Super Boat International off shore racing series in the Turbine class. As with all the other boats in this class, these boats require two operators, throttleman Rick Merola (and also happens to be the owner!) and […]

200 MPH Boats Collide!!

The Great Race is held annually and is a 116 mile offshore powerboat race from Tinidad to Tobago. 2015 was a particularly epic year, Total Monster clinched the hat trick, the first turbine boat competed, the seas were extremely rough, and a boat was lost (thankfully the crew were rescued […]

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