OFFICIAL RACE PROGRAMS
plus other publications, reports & news articles
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1930s - 1940s
1950s
1960s
1970s
1980s - today

1937


1937 Gold Cup
Detroit, Michigan




1938

1938 Gold Cup
Detroit, Michigan



1941

Taunton, Massachusetts



1944

Hearst Perpetual
Gold Trophy Regatta

Long Beach Marine Stadium


  1946

First Annual Marine Regatta

Dayton, Ohio


1947

First Annual Marine Regatta

West Carrollton, Ohio

1951


Fourth of July Regatta 
Dubuque, Iowa 1951


1952

Long Beach Marine Stadium


First Annual Regatta
Frankfort, KY


1954

Al Endres Memorial Regatta
Grand Island, NY


1957

Southland Sweepstakes Regatta
St. Petersburg, Florida



Cambridge, Maryland


Elizabeth City, North Carolina


1957 International Regatta

Grand Island, New York



37th Annual Marine Regatta

New Richmond, Ohio


1958

1958 Inboard National Championship
Lake Washington
Seattle, Washington


1958 International Cup Regatta
Elizabeth City, NC


Hampton Beach Regatta
Newman Lake
Spokane, Washington 1958


1958 Eastern Divisionals
Norristown, Pennsylvania 1958


Southland Regatta
St.Pete, Florida 1958


Late 1958 or 1959 Race Program
race site unknown


1959

Daytona Beach, FL



Elizabeth City, NC

1960


Red Bank National Sweepstakes Regatta
Red Bank, New Jersey 1960


National Inboard Championships

Cape Coral, Florida


International Cup Regatta
Elizabeth City, NC


Tonawanda, New York


1961

Inboard National Championships
San Diego, CA 1961


International Regatta

Buffalo, New York 1961
(thanks to Dave Guetzlaff)


15th Annual Marine Derby Regatta
225 & 7-Litre Eastern Divisional Championship
Louisville, Kentucky


Eighth Annual International Cup Regatta
Elizabeth City, NC


1962

Red's Regatta
Long Beach Marine Stadium

Long Beach, CA 1962
This was after Red crashed at Parker on Thanksgiving in his new Patterson.



Sport's Illustrated
Maserati in a Lauterbach



1962 Nationals
Guntersville, AL


1963

Inboard National Championships
San Diego, CA 1963


Orange Bowl Regatta

Miami, Florida 1963


Governor's Trophy Race
Madison, Indiana 1963


11th Annual Capital Power Boat Regatta

Washington, D.C.


Hampton, Virginia


1964

Inboard National Championships
Spokane, Washington 1964
(thanks to Dave Guetzlaff)


Portsmouth, Ohio 1964


1965

Orange Bowl Regatta
Miami, Floridda


Lake Fairview, Florida


1965 National Inboard
Hydroplane Championships



1965 Nationals
coverage by Boating News


1965 National Fuel &
Gas Drag Championships

Lake Ming Bakersfield, California
coverge by Drag Boating News


1966

Orange Bowl Regatta
Marine Stadium Miami, Florida


1966 Inboard National Championships
Seattle, Washinigton
Boating News


Red Bank, New Jersey


3rd Annual Kentucky Governor's Cup
Newport, Kentucky


1967

Orange Bowl Regatta
Miami, Florida


Orange Bowl Regatta
Miami, Florida
Boating News article


Southland Sweepstakes



1967 Southland Sweepstakes
St. Pete Times newspaper article


1968


Annual Kentucky Governor's Cup
Newport, Kentucky



Southland Sweepstakes Regatta



5th Annual Reno-Sparks

Limited Hydroplane Regatta


1969

Atlantic Highlands, New Jersey


1960's Region 6 Race Brochure

1970


Edwin G. (Pops) Schroeder
Memorial Regatta


1971

33rd Annual Southland Regatta
St. Petersburg, Florida


International Cup

Elizabeth City, North Carolina


Canadian Regatta



Erie County Sesquicentennial Regatta
Tonawanda, New York


 1972

20th Annual Regatta
Washington D.C.


Ed Endres Memorial Regatta
Tonawanda, New York


Southland Sweepstakes Regatta

St. Petersburg, Florida 1972


Red Bank
Powerboat Magazine article


1973

Niagara Fontier Racing Association
Isle View Park, Tonawanda, NY

1974

2nd Annual Daytona International Regatta


36th Annual Southland
Sweepstakes Regatta

St. Petersburg, Florida


1975

Tonawanda, New York


Southland Sweepstakes Regatta

St. Petersburg, Florida 1975


1976

Southland Sweepstakes Regatta


Governor's Cup Grand Prix

Algonac, Michigan


Saint Timothee


Winter East Nationals
Miami, Florida
Powerboat Magazine


Niagara Inboard Classics

Tonawanda, New York


1977

National 1977
Castiac Lake, CA


Southland Sweepstakes Regatta

Saint Petersburg, Florida


Havre De Grace, Maryland


Icebreaker Regatta

Tonawanda, New York


1978

Grand Prix Nationals
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Powerboat Magazine


Inboard Nationals

St. Petersburg, Florida


Southland Sweepstakes Regatta

Saint Petersburg, Florida


Valleyfield Regatta



Stock Outboard Nationals

Saranac, New York


5th Annual Frostbite Regatta

Tonawanda, New York


Clarence A. Hackett Memorial
Icebreaker Regatta

Tonawanda, New York


Southland Sweepstakes
Operation Manual


1979

Prince Edward Gold Cup Races 1979
Picton, Ontario


41st Annual Southland Sweepstakes Regatta

Saint Petersburg, Florida


International GP Championship

Littleton, New Hampshire


Oneida Lake East Shore Racing Classic

Oneida Lake, New York


St. Timothee Regatta



St. Jean



Richard DeCourcey Memorial
6th Annual Frostbite Regatta

Tonawanda, New York


1980


42nd Annual Southland
Sweepstakes Regatta
Saint Petersburg, Florida


National Inboard Championships
Dayton, Ohio


Wolverine Regatta

Michigan State Championships


Valleyfield, Quebec



4th Annual Icebreaker Regatta

Tonawanda, New York


GP-200
From the 1980 program - Spirit of Detroit


Suncoast Powerboat Regatta

Sanit Petersburg, Florida

1981

St. Timothee International Regatta


Prince Edward Gold Cup Races
Picton, Ontario


Salt City Hydroplane Regatta

Onondaga Lake
Syracuse, New York


Hydro Spectacular

Canandaigua, New York


Budweiser Cup Regatta

Hopatchong, New Jersey


St Gabriel



Valleyfield, Quebec 1981


2nd Annual Joe Gimbrone
Memorial Regatta
Tonawanda, New York


Mike Gordon '100' race
Powerboat Magazine

Miami, Florida 1981


Joe Glaser Memorial Regatta
8th Annual Frostbite

Tonawanda, New York


5th Annual Icebreaker Regatta

Tonawanda, New York

1982

Budweiser Cambridge Classic
Cambridge, Maryland


Chesapeake Bay 27th Annual Regatta



Valleyfield, Quebec



Thunder In The Glen



Thunder In The Park on Seneca Lake



6th Annual Icebreaker Regatta

Tonawanda, New York


3rd Joe Gimbrone Memorial Regatta

Tonawanda, New York


Southland Sweepstakes Regatta
cover


Southland Sweepstakes Regatta

poster


Suncoast Powerboat Regatta

Saint Petersburg, Florida 1982

1983



The 45th Southland Sweepstakes Regatta
poster - 1983


1984


Southland Sweepstakes Regatta

poster - 1984


APBA Inboard Nationals Poster

St. Pete 1984


Suncoast Powerboat Regatta

St. Petersburg, Florida 1984

1986

Southland Sweepstakes Regatta
poster - 1986


Suncoast Powerboat Regatta

St. Petersburg, Florida 1986


1988

50th Southland Sweepstakes Regatta
Saint Petersburg, Florida


Niagara Challenge

Tonawanda, New York


1991


2000

Antique Race Boat Regatta
Clayton, New York

2002

Antique Race Boat Regatta
Clayton, New York

2003

Madison Regatta
Madison, Indiana


26th Annual Antique Boat Show
& Race Boat Regatta

Buffalo, New York


2005

28th Annual  Antique Boat Show
& Race Boat Regatta

Buffalo, New York



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