Falklands veteran eyes world record on Team Britannia’s powerboat

Perth native John Mollison (57) joins Team Britannia, the British, Portsmouth-based, bid to design and build the fastest and most fuel-efficient powerboat to circumnavigate the globe. The Falklands veteran will join the team behind the revolutionary 80ft powerboat, which hopes to cut up to seven days off the current world …

Team Britannia will alter world record attempt route to refuel in Manzanillo

Team Britannia will alter its world record attempt route to refuel in the Mexican port of Manzanillo. Team Britannia is a multi-million pound British bid to design and build the fastest and most fuel efficient semi-wave slicing powerboat to circumnavigate the globe for the much-coveted UIM world record, currently held …

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ThunderCats set to roar into Portsmouth this summer

Photo credit: Tim Tapping An exciting new event will be heading to the shores of Portsmouth this summer with organisers promising a breathtaking spectacle for all ages. ThunderCat is the largest single powerboat class in the UK, and over the weekend of 27th and 28th June …