Tomlinson, Al Adidi lead Superboat Unlimited-class in Keys
KEY WEST, Fla. (AP) — Powerboat racers John Tomlinson and Salem Al Adidi have piloted Victory 33 to a Superboat Unlimited-class lead on the second race day of the Key West World Championship series.
Tomlinson of Miami and Al Adidi of Dubai began Friday’s race in second place but took the lead halfway through the 9.75-lap challenge and never relinquished it. Tomlinson has amassed 46 national and world titles in his 32-year career.
AMH Motorsports, driven by Aaron Hope of Groveland, Florida, and throttled by Anthony Smith of Brick, New Jersey, garnered the lead in the Superboat class.
Racing concludes Sunday for 39 registered boats divided into seven classes.
Online: Super Boat International, https://www.superboat.com/