A Hydro "Bullet" Ray DeGlopper
B Hydro "Hellion" Chet Web
Bill DeGlopper - JS-78 "Flying High"
Nate Slotiuk - JS -20 "Mean Streaker"
Andy Chudy - JS -21 "Airtime"
Eric Feathers - Class of Thirty Six - E Service -
Multiple winner Grand Island Marathon
Most successful GALE V. It was national champion 1954-55 and won the Gold Cup in 1955. Powered with an Allison 1710. Check out the Gale V in action on this Youtube video:
Jeremia Hargrave Vintage Outboard Motor Collection
Will be in attendance both days of the show for a meet and greet as well as photo ops!
Bill Shores and Ronald Brounshidle 2 remaining original members of the Model Boat Club founded 52 years ago!
Miss Gangway is a 1971 Lauderbach Hydroplane owned and driven by Lyle Dinsmore
Leo McGrath of the Buffalo Police Underwater Recovery Team will be present again this year.
Bill Shores RC model of the "City of Buffalo" Lights, sound effects, smoke and she runs!
1961 Hydro-Mite owned by
Lyle Dinsmore's other toy will be joining the Miss Gangway
A new addition this year is a 120' by 40' vendor tent. For Nautical and Performance accessories. $150 for a 10x10 space includes a table and 2 chairs for both days.
Ted Boyd is bringing his 2 Switzer Wings "Redbird" and "Miss Diablo"
Malcom Black will be showcasing his "Sea Flea" Project
Gary Lewis - Hull #1 of the 5 The boat is a 1966 Magnum Donzi . It is the first built of five "Banana Boats" All five were yellow narrow beam and very fast . The book "Don Arnow the King of Thunderboat Row" shows a photo of this boat running the 1967 Hennessy Cup race in California .
1953 Seaman Speed Skiff. It was built by Harold :Pappy" Seaman. It is the next to last inboard skiff that he built and is of two known remaining of his inboard skiffs.
Pappy conceived the idea of a Speed Skiff in 1925 with a boat named PJ The top speed was 25 MPH. Times have changed. Owned by Mick Griffin
GP 777 - Land Display
Promoting August 4th a& 5th races at Gratwick Park
Gee Bee II N-97 - 1959 Sooy owned by Butch Sturtz
Carl Roberts - Grand National "Nice N Nasty"
Todd Wrobel - 1979 Elimator Sprint with a Chevy 454 block with nitrous original interior and gel coat and the 79 Eliminator is in pristine condition.
Drag boat Dave - 1979 Dimarco runner bottom 540 cubic inche super charged with nitrous 1200 plus horse power.