Sept/Oct 2014 Issue

ninth-cover-1014September/October 2014 • Volume 2 • Issue 9


The State of Statement
Launched during economic turmoil, Statement Marine
has made tough moves to ensure its long-term success.

Unforgettable Shootout
With a record-setting 244-mph top speed, the 26th Lake of the Ozarks Shootout
was as memorable as they come.

A Tribute to Mike Fiore
Mike Fiore, the founder of Outerlimits Offshore Powerboats,
leaves behind a legacy of accomplishment, respect and passion.

Stacking the Deck in Buffalo
Real value/top-notch customer service were the keys to success for the
record-setting Buffalo Poker Run in Western New York.

Nor-Tech Hi-Performance Boats 360 MC Flyer
Nils Johnsen, co-owner and lead designer at Nor-Tech, gives a nod to
the classics with his latest trendsetter, the outboard-powered 360 MC Flyer.


From the Editors: Inside a heartbreaking yet meaningful issue
Hot Sheet: Latest headlines from the world of go-fast boats
Teague’s Take: Bob Teague walks down Key West memory lane
On Scene: Highlights from the 18th annual SCOPE Poker Run
Gear: A closer look at the latest and greatest products

On The Cover: Behind driver and owner Sheikh Hassan bin Jabor Al-Thani and throttleman Steve Curtis, the Qatar Team’s turbine-powered 50-foot Mystic catamaran reached a jaw-dropping 244 mph. Photo by Jimmy Biro