In The Offshore Grand Prix, There's No Turning Back, author Jill Berg introduces the reader to the dynamic sport of Class I offshore powerboat racing - the international racing sport of rich daredevils and thrillseekers. While following the day-to-day race activities of Norway's Ugland Race Team, readers learn about the basic technology and safety measures involved in the sport and get a sneak peak at the behind the scenes activities competitors enjoy during the seven month season. 33 international race teams are featured in over 190 photos illustrating the excitement, danger and color of offshore racing.
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For 6 years author Jill Berg traveled throughout the United States handling sports marketing and public relations for several top teams on the American Powerboat Racing circuit, then spent 3 years involved in international racing with the internationally based UIM. After working with teams such as Gentry Racing, Spirt of America and Agitator in the U.S., Berg went on to handle the 5 boat Victory Team, for the Royal Family of Dubai, U.A.E, and the British Petrolium sponsored Ugland Racing Team. In 1990 Berg served a term as the national public relations director for the APBA Offshore Commission, and in 1991 served as publisher and editor of Offshore Worldwide Magazine.Review:
"From rookie performance enthusiast to the experienced racer, this colorful pictorial has something for everyone." -- Powerboat Magazine
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