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Going With Grant’s: 32 Skater Update

Rob Lockyer has owned a variety of performance boats. He’s used them in and around his home waters of Southampton, England, near Boston—his second residence thanks to the location of his business, Patriot Marine LLC—and at his “home-away-from-homes” in Punta Gorda, Fla. As you’d expect, he’s visited plenty of places in between.

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With help from Grant’s Signature Racing, Rob Lockyer’s 32 Skater powered by twin Mercury Racing OptiMax 300XS engines is performing better than before. Photo by Pete Boden/Shoot 2 Thrill Pix

Yet in all his comings and goings, Lockyer didn’t have any firsthand encounters with Grant’s Signature Racing in Bradenton, Fla., until this year. And, judging by the sound of things after Lockyer drove his updated 32-foot Skater Powerboats catamaran at last weekend’s Fort Myers Offshore Fun Run, the encounter with Grant Bruggemann and his team certainly won’t be his last.

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