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The Hibernia team includes Phillip Fitzgibbon navigating, Denis Dillon dealing with logistics and on-board hydraulic monitoring. Jonathan Napier is co–driver, Jonathan was famously the last Concorde flight pilot.
Powerboat Racing
Hibernia Racing, The International Irish Marathon Offshore Powerboat Racing Team headed by driver and throttle man John Ryan are set to take on their toughest challenge to date; the Cowes Classic 2016 Offshore Powerboat Race. The race takes place this…
Team Powerboat Ireland celebrate at the UIM World Championships
Powerboat Racing
Last weekend in Navia, Asturias, Spain, Hr850 and T850 Powerboat racing teams competed and represented their countries at the highest international level, the UIM World Championships. Within this group was Team Powerboat Ireland, a group of Irish Powerboat enthusiasts made…
The new 12m Red Bay RIB is launched from Cushendall Pier on a sea trial. Scroll down for video.
RIBs
Irish RIB builders Red Bay Boats launched a new Stormforce 12–metre fitted with twin 350 Verado outboards last week. According to the Northern Ireland firm, the sleek boat has been built for Better Moments As, based in Norway. This will…
Cian O'Driscoll, James Landers and Giles Kelliher set out from Fenit on the 700–mile circumnavigation
Powerboat Racing
Three Tralee Bay Sailing Club members set out from Fenit in county Kerry yesterday to retrace a TBSC voyage first made 25 years ago. Ribbers Cian O'Donnell, James Landers and Giles Kelliher set out from the most westerly port in…
Round Ireland record holder Sean McNamara, Denis Dillon, Philip Fitzgibbon and John Ryan celebrate in Kinsale having set a new record time of 12 hours 54 minutes and 24 seconds
Round Ireland Power
Team Hibernia have smashed the Round Ireland Powerboat Record by taking six hours off the long–standing 2009 time. The high speed voyage which began at 5am this morning was not without its hazards. Were it not for fog and a…
Hibernia Round Ireland Powerboat Record Update: 17.00
Round Ireland Power
Latitude:52.08295Longitude:-6.59018GPS location Date/Time:05/29/2016 16:47:49 IST
Hibernia Round Ireland Powerboat Record Update: 15:34
Round Ireland Power
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Hibernia Round Ireland Powerboat Record Update: 14:30
Round Ireland Power
 Latitude:54.07438 Longitude:-5.42014 GPS location Date/Time:05/29/2016 14:28:40 IST
Hibernia Round Ireland Powerboat Record Update: 12:56
Round Ireland Power
 Latitude:55.30949 Longitude:-6.18073 GPS location Date/Time:05/29/2016 12:55:09 IST
Hibernia Round Ireland Powerboat Record Bid Update: 12:20
Round Ireland Power
Latitude:55.43712Longitude:-7.27466GPS location Date/Time:05/29/2016 12:20:29 IST
Hibernia's position at 10.50am and skipper John Ryan who is nursing a cracked rib. To beat the record the ALL Black boat must beat 18 hours 38 minutes and 50 seconds
Round Ireland Power
The latest update from Team Hibernia locates the Round Ireland powerboat on course for the sub 19–hour official record. The four man crew, who departed Kinsale this morning, skippered by John Ryan, are off Arranmore Island in County Donegal and…
Team Hibernia will depart Kinsale at 5am tomorrow morning on their Round Ireland Powerboat Record bid. Scroll down for the live tracker map below
Round Ireland Power
CLICK HERE FOR LATEST Team Hibernia are scheduled to start their Round Ireland Powerboat record challenge at 0500 on Sunday morning. They will depart Kinsale and head clockwise round Ireland. The 2009 record time to beat is 18 hours 38…
Hibernia Racing's 100 mph –ALLBLACK SL44 entry is built for marathon racing and has a range of 500–miles
Round Ireland Power
The Round Ireland Powerboat bid due to get underway this weekend arrived at its Kinsale departure point by truck this afternoon. The four man bid is scheduled for Sunday and the sleek aluminium craft must be back in the south coast…
Hibernia Racing's 100 mph ALLBLACK SL44 is making a Round Ireland Record bid from Kinsale this weekend
Round Ireland Power
A bid to break the 2009 Round Ireland powerboat record will be made this weekend. Venture Cup entrant John Ryan and his Team Hibernia crew will make an attempt at the record on Sunday. Starting in Kinsale on the South Coast, Ryan…
The Venture Cup due to start in 25 days time has been cancelled
Powerboat Racing
With 25 days to go to the start in Cork Harbour, the much–hyped 2016 Venture Cup Round Ireland Poweboat Race has been cancelled. The announcement was made by email to supporters and confirmed to Afloat.ie by race organiser Aidan Foley this…
Hibernia Racing's 100 mph ALLBLACK SL44 on Dublin Bay yesterday. See slideshow below.
Powerboat Racing
Hibernia Racing's 100 mph ALLBLACK SL44 entry into the Round Ireland Venture Cup that begins in 25 days time was in training on Dublin Bay yesterday. The sleek aluminium built craft that was testing in Cork Harbour a month ago was…

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