Race World Offshore adds Ocean City, Maryland to the 2024 APBA National Series of Offshore Powerboat Racing schedule, off the city’s famed boardwalk and beaches.
KEY WEST, Fla (December 15th, 2023) – Race World Offshore, a prominent name in the world of offshore powerboat racing, is set for excitement in Ocean City with an exhilarating new event in collaboration with the City of Ocean City, MD. The much-anticipated offshore high-performance race, scheduled to unfold from June 7th to 9th, 2024, promises to be the pinnacle of Atlantic Ocean entertainment on the upper east coast of the United States. The fastest and biggest teams are set to compete in the new APBA National Series Event.
The collaboration between Race World Offshore and the local authorities underscores a shared commitment to fostering excitement and community engagement. With Ocean City’s stunning coastal backdrop, this event is poised to attract spectators and enthusiasts alike, offering a unique blend of adrenaline-pumping action and scenic beauty. The race will feature the most skilled powerboat racers, ensuring an unforgettable experience for attendees and firmly establishing itself as a highlight on the regional sporting calendar.
Race World Offshore owner, Larry Bleil, expresses his enthusiasm for the upcoming event stating, “We are thrilled to bring our world class boat racing to the shores of Ocean City, Maryland. This promises to be a monumental event, showcasing premier race boats, speed and sheer excitement that defines powerboat racing. We are grateful for the collaboration with the Mayor’s office, City Council and Tourism & Business Development Board of Ocean City and look forward to delivering a spectacular show for both residents and all East Coast visitors.”
Tom Perlozzo, Director of Tourism & Business Development in Ocean City, MD, shares his excitement, stating, “We are extremely proud to host the Race World Offshore Powerboat Races in Ocean City this summer. This is the first year of a three-year opportunity to showcase beautiful Ocean City and the thrilling sport of Powerboat Racing.”