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02
Sep
2013

Zantelli Wins ‘Destruction Derby’ in Nottingham

With only sixteen slots on the grid for the British F2 Grand Prix competition was always going to be fierce at the National Watersports Centre in Nottingham. Ten drivers had automatically qualified from the time trials held on Saturday so that just left six places for the remaining twelve drivers to fight over. As the qualifying race got under way three boats crashed out at the first turn, amongst them...
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31
Aug
2013

Stark Strolls to Pole

For Sweden’s Erik Stark it was business as usual when he secured pole position at the British F2 Powerboat Grand Prix. Having started from the number one spot on the grid at all the races so far this season Stark, who set his quickest time in his second session, admitted that when he saw his fellow countryman Jonas Andersson and Ola Pettersson dramatically crash out in their first session his...
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31
Aug
2013

Qualifying Procedure for Nottingham

For the second consecutive year the National Watersports Sports Centre, Nottingham in England opens its doors to welcome the competitors from the UIM Formula 2 World Championship. The two pin course is laid out on the 2000 metre Regatta Lake which has hostedthe World Rowing Championships, the biannual Great Britain vs. France Match, Great Britain National Championships, National Schools Regatta and British University Sports Association Regatta (one of Europe’s largest...
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29
Aug
2013

It’s Nottingham for Non-Stop Action

This weekend Nottingham’s Holme Pierrepont National Watersports Centre hosts round four of the UIM F2 World Championship and with twenty five drivers vying for the sixteen slots on the British Powerboat Grand Prix starting grid the action is guaranteed to be frenetic. As if that’s not enough to keep the race fans on their toes Nottingham also hosts the UIM GT15 Powerboat World Championship and amongst the eighteen drivers so...
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05
Aug
2013

Goodman Sprints to the Title

After the recent spell of roasting hot weather that the UK has been experiencing it was all change for the annual RYA British Sprint Championship which took place at the Stewartby Water Sports Club near the traditional English market town of Bedford. Overcast skies and a stiff breeze greeted the thirteen Formula Two drivers that were all trying to stop Malcolm Goodman from retaining the title he won some twelve...
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