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

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 and has passed away. The driver, Jamie Sartin, is said to be in critical condition.

Here is the Cat Can Do at the same event form 2015:

Their Facebook page posted:

We ask for your prayers as we wrap our minds around the events of today. Remember all, as we look for peace and comfort. We feel the love of the boating community and your support is appreciated. The Cat Can Do Racing Team

Updated 7/31/17 – The Times Herald reports that driver Jamie Sartin is at St. John Hospital in Detroit in critical condition.


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