Pensacola Beach, Florida will launch the 2014 tour on May 10-11, a thrilling weekend with of non-stop action that caters to the entire family. Now that's the way to kick off the summer! The venue for the race will be just east of the Pensacola Beach Pier, which is one of the longest piers in the Gulf of Mexico.
Pensacola Beach, FL and Santa Rosa Island is a great place to start a week long adventure on the panhandle of Florida. Pensacola Beach, FL now known as the Grand Prix of Watercross will take charge as the first tour stop leading directly into Panama City Beach's Super Cup of Watercross on the following weekend, May 16-17.
Watercross racing combines the electricity and appeal of traditional beach events with the high-speed thrills of competitive motor sports. Dramatic staging, professional sound system, banners, flags, and pit tents set the stage for a truly large-scale event. Personal watercraft racing combines the excitement and appeal of traditional beach events with the high-speed thrills of competitive motor sports.
The tour features a contingent of up-and-coming men and women in the highly explosive and exciting sport of watercraft racing. All of the country's top riders and race teams will be in attendance. These riders will utilize some of the most advanced equipment and technology to help their watercraft reach speeds of over 90 miles-per-hour. Each week these riders will engage in a fierce battle of skill, technology and innovation on and off the water.
The Hydro-Turf Pro Watercoss Tour is sanctioned by the International Jet Sport Boating Association (IJSBA) the world wide sanction body for watercross racing.