"There has been much discussion on how this sport should conduct its start," said ABRA Race Chairman Sam Cole. "The flying, timed start has always been a major part of our sport and we knew we needed to keep that intact. But the changes in technology and how the boats perform at lower speeds has made all of us look at the milling portion of our start procedure."

Sam Cole on ABRAHydroplanes.com

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