Wow. If you really want to see how bad it is now at Miami Marine Stadium, look at this. See how bad the graffiti really is >>

For your viewing pleasure, the 2007 TV commercial for the San Diego Regatta. LIVE BLOG is where Hydroplane racing and Horse racing come together (at least for a while). Pyro (a horse in the derby and the nickmane of U-37's crew chief Scott Raney) has dropped back in the odds. He was the odds-on-favorite to win, but now most analysts have him placing 3rd to 5th.

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Marketing Hydros, Jet Boats and Monster Trucks on the same ticket. ULHRA >>

What's left of Miami Marine Stadium, once home to world class boat racing and Unlimited Hydroplanes? It now sits vandalized and full of graffiti. Read more on and add your comments here.

There are new efforts to rebuild and re-open Miami Marine Stadium, including a fundraiser this weekend. Can it be saved? Can Unlimited Hydroplane racing return to Miami? Share your thoughts and any Miami hydro memories in the Comments section below.

Hydro fans in Evansville and Madison, felt the earthquake that hit the Midwest Friday. USA TODAY reports the epicenter was in southern Illinois, 66 miles from Evansville, Indiana. Magnitude of 5.2.

We've now got about 20 photos and links to 4 photo galleries posted on from Spring Training.


Does this stir some memories for people? Miss Bardahl and Miss Thriftway deck-to-deck during testing this week in Seattle. See more photos of the Vintage boats >>

PHOTO: Chris Denslow

Kayleigh Perkins takes the UL-72 Miss Boat Electric out for a spin around Lake Washington. See more UL, Lighter than LIGHTS and Vintage Hydro photos >>

PHOTO: Chris Denslow

They made it! The newly rebuilt UL-929 hit the water in Seattle this week. Congrats to Vince Xaudaro, Jim and Karon Wilmot. See more photos >>

PHOTO: Chris Denslow