2019 Schedule


Baytown TX

Baytown, TX : April 7

NOTE: F1 and F-Light classes to run at this event as local classes without series points or normal series prize money.

F1, F-Light, Tri Hull, J-Hydro

Port Neches River Fest

Port Neches, TX : May 3-5


*APBA F-Light (SST45) Regional Championship

CBS Sports Network TV Series 1 – Sunday, May 19, 2019, 6:30 pm ET

The first F1 Points Qualifying Race of the 2019 NGK F1 Powerboat Championship Series will be in Port Neches Texas this year. THRILLS! CHILLS! AND SPILLS! as always will be provided by John Schubert and S.P.O.R.T. (Southern Professional Outboard Racing Tour) – 2 days of “Thunder on the Neches” Tunnel Boat Racing. The Port Neches RiverFest is the only event of its kind in Southeast Texas.


F1, F-Light, Tri Hull, J-Hydro


Toledo, OH

Toledo, OH – June 28 – 29

*APBA F1 North American Championships


CBS Sports Network TV Series 2 – Sunday, July 14, 2019, 12:30pm ET


Bay City, MI

Bay City, MI – July 12 – 14


Rockin’ the River, previously known as The River Roar, brings more than roaring engine rumbles to the Saginaw river. Join us for live music by Kansas and Uncle Kracker at Wenonah Park! The races are viewable from both Wenonah Park and the Veterans Memorial.

This year’s event is going to be bigger than ever before! With such a large media presence, and international interest, we know we can offer our fans a show that does not compare to anywhere else on the circuit. We can not wait to see you on race weekend.

*APBA F-Light (SST45) North American Championships

*APBA Tri Hull North American Championships

CBS Sports Network TV Series 3 – Sunday, August 4, 2019 12:30pm ET

F1, F-Light, Tri Hull, J-Hydro


3 Rivers Regatta

Pittsburgh, PA : August 2-4


*APBA F-Light (SST45) Divisional Championships

CBS Sports Network TV Series 4 – Sunday, August 18 2019 12:30pm ET

The Pittsburgh Three Rivers Regatta, Inc., a nonprofit organization, is devoted to helping people get the most out of the rivers and waterways of Western Pennsylvania through programs that promote water safety and the recreational usage of the rivers by all.This August, you gotta come to Point State Park and help us honor Pittsburgh’s renowned history, vibrant present and exciting future. With music, boating, food, fireworks and family fun, the EQT Pittsburgh Three Rivers Regatta is where the Pittsburgh community comes to celebrate the city we call home and the waterfront we love and depend on. See you there!

F1, F-Light


Springfield F1 Grand Prix

Springfield, OH : August 9-11 


*APBA F-Light (SST45) Divisional Championships

CBS Sports Network TV Series 5 – Sunday, September 1st 2019 7:30pm ET

The 2nd Annual Springfield F1 Grand Prix

NGK F1 Powerboat Championship is back for the 3rd year at Champions Park. Clark County Fairgrounds and the City of Springfield have embarked to develop the First Privately Held Multi-Use Permanent Powerboat Racing Facility in the World. Are you ready to go racing in Springfield, Ohio. World Champion Boat Racers have already been developed in Springfield from years past of dedication of local businessmen. Now is time to put Springfield, Ohio on the International Boat Racing Map again in 2019.

F1, F-Light, J-Hydro


Windsor, CO

Windsor, CO – Aug. 31 – Sept. 1


*APBA F1 National Championships

*APBA F-Light (SST45) National Championships

*APBA Tri Hull National Championships

CBS Sports Network TV Series 6 – Sunday, September 22 2019 5:30pm ET

F1, F-Light, Tri Hull, J-Hydro