RYA Powerboat News Highlights

Checking out the Local Form in Lancashire

Posted by Chris Davies | 21st May 2014

After putting in such a dominate performance at the opening round of the RYA Powerboat GP British Championship, Colin Jelf will be heading north this weekend to see if he can keep that momentum going at the Lancashire GP. The s

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Jubilant Jelf takes F2 Victory.

Posted by Chris Davies | 05th May 2014

It was a highly emotional Colin Jelf who after climbing to the top step of podium dedicated his weekend’s F2 victory to his late father Ted Jelf, a legend in the UK circuit racing scene, who died recently.   The th

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Highs and Lows at Lowestoft.

Posted by Chris Davies | 04th May 2014

As the first day of the Lowestoft Grand Prix came to a conclusion many of the race teams competing in the RYA National Championship were looking back on a day of mixed fortunes. None more so than the Jelf Racing Team, who felt

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Let the Battles Commence

Posted by Chris Davies | 29th April 2014

This UK Bank Holiday weekend sees the start of the 2014 Powerboat GP series with the opening event taking place at the oldest motorboat racing circuit in the world. The Lowestoft & Oulton Broad Motor Boat Club play host to

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Powerboat GP set for spectacular 2014 season !

Posted by Powerboat GP | 10th April 2014

Powerboat GP have now confirmed their 2014 season calendar including the return of the historic ‘Chasewater’ venue.   New teams, new faces & new boats are all ready and eager to join the hugely successful

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Optimax Starter Solenoid

Posted by Loof Lirpa | 01st April 2014

Disturbing news I’m afraid. I have heard news from the APBA in America that we may have been a little premature in our decision to allow a wire that has essentially been deliberately cut and repaired. It is not the fact t

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The London Docklands Grand Prix

Posted by Powerboat GP | 17th March 2014

It is with regret that we announce that the London Docklands Grand Prix, scheduled to take place on 16th and 17th August 2014, will no longer be taking place. Despite the best efforts of the Powerboat GP team, other events taki

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Powerboat GP are appointed Go Pro Dealers

Posted by Jason Brewer | 19th February 2014

Powerboat GP are pleased to announce they have been appointed Official Dealers of Go Pro cameras and can offer some exclusive offers.Please click the following link to see the current offers.Click here

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It was a pleasure to share the water with ThunderCat Racing UK this weekend at the UIM WNT Rother Valley Grand Prix… https://t.co/YaPWUUmyeS

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Driver Focus

Thomas  Mantripp Driver:
Thomas Mantripp
  • Place of Living: Lowestoft, UK
  • Race Number: 12
  • Racing Since: 2011
Driver Profile

Class Focus

  • CLASS: GT30
  • Engine HP: 30 HP
  • Engine CC: 450-500 CC
  • Engine Manufac.: Tohatsu, Mercury, Evinrude
  • Speed: 55+ MPH
  • Hulls: L7,FSG,Winrace, CSM
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