Riding Tips

Nov
24
2015

Building a PWC to Win - Drag & Closed Course Racing with Troy Snyder

Is it possible to set up a personal watercraft for both drag racing and closed course and remain competitive in both schools? If not, what’s needed to be competitive in either genres? And, what are the outlying differences between either setups? These questions served as the perimeters...

Aug
13
2015

How to Race in The Ocean With Aqsa Aswar

The true equalizer of talent and skill among professional personal watercraft (PWC) racers has got to be the open oceans. The unpredictability of the ocean has bested seafaring men for millennia, and today’s high horsepower jet racers are no different. The fastest ski or the most high...

Mar
28
2015

Troy Snyder: How to Corner

Being fast on the racecourse isn’t just about having the most powerful watercraft out on the water. A lot of speed and precious time can be lost (or gained) in the corners. Executing a flawless corner around a buoy can make or break a race, so knowing what it takes to make a turn and even...

Feb
19
2015

Cody Hawkins: How to Holeshot

Sometimes we forget the little things. Sometimes the little things may be what win us the race. Those little things don’t seem so little when we find ourselves at the back of the pack headed into the first turn at 80-plus-mph. So what makes someone a better starter than the guy next...

Dec
23
2014

How to Pass With Erminio Iantosca

Safe racing is fast racing, particularly when considering a collision can result in either serious injury to you, your ski, the other racer, or in the least bit, a disqualification from the event. At no point is "rubbin' is racin" a good idea. Even the slightest of contacts can slow...