The US HydroDrag Nationals will return to America's Sea Plane City, Tavares, Florida, on August. 24-25 at Wooton Park. The "fastest race on the water" will feature HydroDrag racing in the following Classes...Unlimited, Superstock, Limited, Stock Spec, and Naturally-Aspirated. The event will also have the Waterfrontoo/IJSBA regulation Slalom competition and the Blowsion Flatwater Freestyle show.

The event is sanctioned by the International Jet Sports Boating Association of California and all competitors must be IJSBA members and the rules can be found at or Round #2 is being hosted by the City of Tavares and Lake County and sponsored by Yamaha, HydroTurf,, Blowsion, RIVA Racing, Sea Doo, Jet Pilot, Exotic Signs, Pro Rider Magazine, Lakeview Inn, Almost Golf, and the Dish Network.

All of the top HydroDrag racers will be there including Unlimited standouts from round #1, CRT's Carlos De Valle and DZ Racing's, Duke Zorn, along with the Kuwaiti Killa... Deans Team pilot, Abdulah Al-Fadhel. Kerry Hibdon and Troy Snyder will be back to defend their points lead as well in the SuperStock and Stock Spec Classes. Also, Mikeal Gonzales will be bring the heat on a PWC he did 100.6 mph in the first round. The World Record is 101.7, posted by Joseph Mastrapa last year in Polk City, and there is a $500 bounty on it with a PWC Performance Store Gift Certificate! It will be a lot of high-speed fun combining with the aerial antics of the 2012 US National Freestyle Champion, Jason "the Destroyer" Stoyer and company. Entry forms can be found at or and must be received

10 days prior to the event to avoid late fees, and each rider will receive 2 pit passes, good for the weekend and extras may be purchased for $5 a day.

After the racing, there will be an Urban Golf Tournament and a bonfire at the Sandbar, across from the Lakeview Inn, behind Al's Landing. Spectators are urged to bring their own seating, sunscreen, and common sense! Food and drinks will be available on site! Hope to see you at the 2nd round of the US HydroDrag Nationals!


Friday, August 23rd

9am Event set up

6pm - 8pm. Late Registration at Sandbar Restauarant

9pm. Tavares Pub Crawl

Saturday, August 24th

8am - 9am. Late Registration at Pavilion

9am Riders Meeting at Pavilion

10am Practice session for all classes except Unlimited

12pm. Slalom Competition

1pm. Freestyle

2pm. Qualify to the Semi-Finals (N/A Modified, Stock

Spec, Limited, Superstock)

6pm. Urban Golf Tournament

Sunday, August 25th

10am. Riders Meeting

10:30am. Speed Alley

11am Unlimited Practice

12pm. Freestyle

1pm. Unlimited Qualifying to Semi-Finals

2pm.  Hydro N/A Finals

2:30pm. Hydro Stock Spec Finals

3pm. Hydro Limited Finals

3:30pm. Hydro Superstock Finals

4pm. Hydro Unlimited Finals

5pm. All awards for the event

This is a tentative schedule, questions should be directed to


Mike Young

HydroDrag Promoter