H1 Unlimited launches mobile app
A fan’s “hydroplane heartbeat”
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With an extended weekend schedule to accomodate television coverage, several officiating calls, a near blow-over
in the final, the U-9 Jones Racing team wins the re-run of the final heat at their hometown racecourse.
We will have a full, in-depth race report in our next issue.
Andrew Tate in the U-9 Les Schwab Tires wins his first Columbia Cup
Next on the H1 Unlimited Hydroplane Series
Metro Chevy Dealers Hydrofest - APBA Gold Cup at Detroit August 24-26
Andrew Tate and the U-9 Les Schwab Tire follow up their Tri-Cities victory
with a win at the Seafair Albert Lee Cup on Lake Washington
2018 EVENT SCHEDULE
Date Event Location Winner
June 1 Spring Training/Testing Session Tri-Cities, Wash. ----
June 22-24 Guntersville Lake Hydrofest Guntersville, Ala. U-9 Delta RealTrac - Andrew Tate
July 6-8 Midwest Tube Mills Indiana Governor’s Cup Madison, Ind. U-1 Miss HomeStreet Bank - Jimmy Shane
July 27-29 HAPO Columbia Cup Kennewick, Wash. U-9 Les Schwab Tires - Andrew Tate
Aug. 3-5 Albert Lee Cup at Seafair Seattle, Wash. U-9 Les Schwab Tires - Andrew Tate
Aug. 24-26 Metro Detroit Chevy Dealers Gold Cup Detroit, Mich.
Sept. 14-16 HomeStreet Bank Bayfair San Diego, Calif.
In the championship final, Andrew Tate driving Mike and Lori Jones U-9, was never threatened
in the winner-take-all final of the HAPO Columbia Cup in the Tri-Cities.
The UNLIMITED NewsJournal will have a complete, in-depth race report in the upcoming September issue.
THE LATEST NEWS
H1 Unlimited has launched its new free mobile device application “H1 Unlimited” for Apple and Android. The new app is designed to connect hydroplane fans to the racing action with up-to-the-minute race updates and information during the 2018 H1 Hydroplane Racing Series.
“This app will become a fan’s hydroplane heartbeat,” said Charlie Grooms, H1 Unlimited vice chairman. “It will be constantly up-dated from our events, so that a fan watching on the beach or half-way around the world has access to up-to-the-minute information.”
The mobile app was designed for H1 by Walt Ottenad, who oversees onboard cameras, and other multi-media efforts for H1. “I’m excited to provide fans with this important tool to follow the sport,” said Ottenad. “The H1 app will provide fans an easier way to follow the sport and view results, team information, venue schedules, a large library of videos, and live streaming from the events.”
Key features of the app include:
* Race site information and schedules * Driver/team stats and historical results
* Entry lists and spotter guides * Social hub for drivers, teams, and race venues
* 2018 race results and National High Points tracker * Photos, live streaming video, and over 3,100 video clips
* Event schedules and boat/driver appearances
The free app is available in the Apple iTunes Store and Google Play Store. Just search for “H1 Unlimited.”
Monthly Meeting of the UNLIMITED NewsJournal/Unlimiteds Unanimous
Next Meeting: Sunday Sept 9th 2:00 pm
Renton Library/downtown - Meeting Room
click on library photo for link to directions
2018 H1 Unlimited Fleet