IJSBA is pleased to share the results of the 2015 Hydrodrag World Championships which was produced by Mike Young of Surf and Turf Promotions.

Below is the short recap and results from this very fun and popular event:



                The 4th Annual RIVA RACING HydroDrag World Championship was held in Tavares, Florida, on November 6-8!  “The fastest 4 seconds on water” did not disappoint, as over 60 racers from the US and Puerto Rico came to Lake County and competed in 6 different HydroDrag Classes, Speed Alley, and the Endurance race.  A very special thanks to our sponsors, which include… RIVA RACING, Greenhulk.net, Yamaha Motor Corporation, BRP/Look Marketing,  HydroTurf, Blowsion, Ben’s Performance, Kerry Hibdon Performance Group, Team Mean Racing, Jet Pilot, Pro Rider Magazine, Lake County, the City of Tavares, Lacey Powersports, Tiki West, Sandbar, MVP Photography, and Mayor Kirby Smith for his attendance.  The results are as follows, please read the full story in PRO RIDER Magazine!


2015 RIVA RACING HydroDrag World Championships Official Results (Top 3)


HydroDrag Classes

Junior HydroDrag

  • Angelica Gonzalez
  • Chris Caputo Jr
  • Luis Rosa


  1. Womens HydroDrag
  • Angelica Gonzalez
  • Blanca Conde


  1. N/A HydroDrag
  • Tonito Lopez


  1. Stock HydroDrag
  • Stan Hightower
  • Stephen Jessie
  • Angelica Gonzalez


  1. Spec HydroDrag
  • Kerry Hibdon
  • Stan Hightower
  • Angelica Gonzalez


  1. SuperStock HydroDrag
  • Mike Valdes
  • El Negro
  • Chris Caputo Jr


  1. Unlimited HydroDrag
  • Stan Hightower
  • Chris Caputo
  • Kerry HibdonStock


  • Stephen Jessie            83.1


  1. Spec
  • Carlos Conde              94.7
  • Clay Marsh                 86.9


  1. SuperStock
  • Ross Neimoeller         96.2
  • Carlos Conde              95.5
  • Kerry Hibdon             N/A


  1. Unlimited
  • Maikel Gonzalez         110.0
  • Chris Caputo              107.4
  • Jesse Gonzalez            103.6


  1. Endurance Race
  • Joel Fretts
  • Tonito Lopez
  • Tasha SiuStay tuned to surfandturfpromotions.com for upcoming news on the 2016 season!!!