P1 AquaX

AquaX is the fastest growing personal watercraft championship in the world. Its rapid growth is owed to a simple, yet challenging race format that appeals to today’s personal watercraft users.

This year the program will include the unveiling of a professional level race series and expansion of two further championships in the Great Lakes region of the USA and in Southeast Asia.

Cookie Policy

This web site uses “temporary cookies” so that the site remembers what other items are in your “shopping basket”. In this situation a cookie is a small data file containing a single number (and no personal information) this cookie is never re-used. When you close your browser (Internet Explorer/Firefox/Safari etc), the cookie is destroyed.

We also use Google Analytics on our web sites to count traffic visiting the site. This cookie does not know or record any of your personal information, it merely records which pages are visited.This site uses cookies. Cookies are small data tokens that are used to pass information from page to page as you visit a web site.

Due to the new General Data Protection Regulation Law (GDPR) coming into effect in May 2018, we have changed the way we ask for your information.

This website contains several forms and checkout pages which gather your contact information. This is used for a variety of different purposes:

1) For payment and delivery of items purchased in the online shop.
2) For subscribing to our occasional newsletters.
3) For entering Powerboat P1 events as a racer.
4) For responding to queries via our contact forms.
5) For registering and paying for P1 Membership

For online sales of tickets and merchandise, this web site gathers/stores the minimum information from the customer which is required for a credit card transaction. We never see your credit card information as this is processed on the payment gateway (PayPal for Europe and SquareUp for US transactions). This information is only ever used for your purchase and is stored on our UK servers. It is not passed on to other parties. Apart from the newsletter sign up, all forms have a slider allowing you to also opt-in to our email newsletter which will allow us to send you occasional emails with news on upcoming race events and the occasional competition or special offer. You will not be contacted by us if you chose to opt-out or unsubscribe at any time by clicking on the link at the bottom of the newsletter.

Contact Info
  • Address: Queen Anne Mansions
    86/87 Wimpole Street
    London W1G 9RL
    United Kingdom
  • Phone: +44 (0) 20 7935 4977
  • Email: info@powerboatp1.com

Date: Mon 14 May 2018

Davidson Delivers in St. Cloud

Experienced Canadian masters the Lake to take top spot in the P1 AquaX amateur 300 series

Yaniel Fiallo riding solidly last weekend but just coming up short as 49-year old Davidson spoiled the party

Yaniel Fiallo riding solidly last weekend but just coming up short as 49-year old Davidson spoiled the party

A record number of amateur P1 AquaX riders assembled at East Lake Toho in central Florida on Saturday for the seventh Kissimmee St. Cloud Grand Prix. The one-day event featured a double bill of personal watercraft and powerboat racing that served up a feast of top class marine motorsport entertainment for spectators lining the lakefront. St. Cloud sits on the southern shore of the nearly circular lake, providing great viewing.

With a strong wind creating choppy conditions and three 30-minute races on the schedule, it was a challenging day for the 300 and 200hp AquaX racers. In the opening 300hp race, Jorge Morejon battled with CRT rider Yaniel Fiallo and Jet X Racing’s Dave Davidson from Canada. Now in his 21st season of racing, Davidson rode flawlessly to claim victory.

The second race belonged to Kevin Sullivan on his Yamaha FX SVHO, who recovered from a disappointing start to the day when he ran out of fuel in the opening race. RIVA Racing rider Chris Landis finished strongly in second place, his best AquaX result to date in only his second year of racing, holding off Tommy Olswang in the Broward Motorsports team.

Gonzalez gunning his Yamaha VXR down the front stretch

Gonzalez gunning his Yamaha VXR down the front stretch

The final race of the day saw a different rider take the chequered flag, when St. Pete Beach team manager Jason Lester finished ahead of Davidson and Fiallo.

Consistent performances by Davidson, who says that at 49 years old he is well past his prime, saw him finish in top spot, with Fiallo and Sullivan alongside on the podium.

In the 200hp amateur class, Jose Luis Gonzalez turned in an outstanding performance on his Yamaha VXR to win all three races. Consistent racing by Ben Mantel saw him finish in second place, ahead of Amanda Lecheminant who battled her way to a podium finish despite picking up an ankle injury in the season opener in Miami last month.

The amateur racers will head to St. Pete Beach, set on a barrier island on Florida’s west coast, in mid-June for the third round of the South Region race series.