Thanks to all for your patience !!!!

2011 Schedule and 2011 APBA Rule Book Announced
For Immediate Release
April 1, 2011

The Offshore Super Series (OSS) has released their 2011 schedule. OSS will be joining Powerboat P1 USA at several venues, including classes within the P1 format under the sanction of the American Power Boat Association (APBA) and the Union Internationale Motonautique (UIM). The 2011 APBA Offshore Rule Book, approved by the Offshore Commission, is available for download at The 2011 OSS Club Rule Books will be posted and available under Racers Resources at All race teams are welcome to come and share in the excitement as offshore racing enters into this new era.

“Whereas we are still working on a couple sites, we realized we had to get at least this partial schedule announced. I would especially like to thank Martin Sanborn, Managing Director of P1 USA, and everyone involved for their hard work and dedication that went into making this schedule possible. We look forward to announcing the other sites very soon and appreciate everyone’s patience.” said Michael (Mike) Mares, OSS Board Chairman.

The season will kickoff in Biloxi, Mississippi with Smokin’ the Sound (STS) 2011 on May 12 – 15. This event is always an incredible race weekend that draws over 40,000 race fans to cheer on their favorite teams. Saturday will feature a Smokin’ Poker Run. This year, Stu Jones and the Florida Powerboat Club will be on hand with their impressive collection of go-fast boats. VIP tickets can be purchased to gain access to the Race Village and special viewing areas. In addition to numerous vendors, Race Village provides the unique experience of seeing the race boats up close, visit with the racers and crew members, collect autographs and your favorite team’s racing souvenirs. For more information on STS or the Smokin’ Poker Run, please visit their web site

2011 Racing Schedule

May 12-15 Smokin’ the Sound Biloxi, MS.
June 10-12 TBA
July 8-10 Detroit, MI.
August 18-20 Morehead City, NC.
September 2-4 TBA
September 16-18 Hoosier Offshore Classic, Lake Monroe,
Bloomington, IN.
October 12-16 TBA

Powerboat P1 USA is the U.S. based subsidiary of Powerboat P1 Management Ltd. for more information, please visit or call 252-493-0138.

The OSS is a not for profit association dedicated to the advancement of the further development and growth of offshore powerboat racing in North America. For more information, please visit our web site at or call 817-845-4938.