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We are pleased to announce the return of Jimmy Shane to the cockpit of the HomeStreet Bank sponsored U-1 unlimited hydroplane and the promotion of Dan Hoover to Crew Chief for the 2016 season. Jimmy's return is based on the planning and preparation under Team Manager Charlie Grooms, new Crew Chief Dan Hoover and the experienced Miss Madison team. “Miss Madison Inc. and our racing partner, HomeStreet Bank are extremely pleased that Jimmy Shane will continue to pilot the world’s only community owned hydroplane. Events of the last several weeks have reshaped our focus and with the promotio

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New Look for Miss Madison Unveiled

U1 Miss Madison pilot Jimmy Shane and HomeStreet Bank president Mark Mason unveiled the new paint scheme for the 2016 season Saturday night at the H1 Unlimited Awards Banquet at the Pacific Science Center, Seattle, WA.

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HomeStreet Bank to Sponsor U1 Miss Madison

  HomeStreet Bank Sponsors H1 Unlimited U-1 Miss Madison Hydroplane SEATTLE, Wash.  – HomeStreet Bank today announced that it will sponsor the 2015 National Champion and APBA Gold Cup winning Miss Madison H1 Unlimited hydroplane for this season. HomeStreet’s sponsorship of what will be called Miss HomeStreet was announced to the racing community at the H1 Unlimited 2015 Awards Banquet held at Seattle’s Pacific Science Center Saturday, February 20. “We are thrilled to be sponsoring an H-1 Unlimited team again this year and even more thrilled to sponsor Miss Madiso

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2015 National Champs & Bayfair Champs!

For Immediate Release from H1 Unlimited:Sunday, September 20, 2015Oberto Sponsorship Ends On Two Championship NotesSAN DIEGO—When a wonderful, long-time relationship ends on a high note, it becomes a Broadway play. And when a wonderful, long-time sponsorship relationship ends with an H1 Unlimited Hydroplane Points Championship and the season finale championship together, it is called the San Diego Bayfair Regatta.Jimmy Shane and the Oberto Beef Jerky team won both the H1 National High Points crown and the Bayfair Regatta hydroplane race Sunday for the second consecutive year sending the Ober

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Top Qualifier/ 1 Heat Win @ San Diego Bayfair

SEPT 18:  The U1 Oberto Beef Jerky sponsored Miss Madison took the top qualifier spot at San Diego Bayfair with a lap speed of 159.503 m.p.h. followed by the U27 Dalton Industries at 158.931 m.p.h., U3 Home Street Bank at 157.800 m.p.h. and the U5 Graham Trucking at 156.092 m.p.h.  With the qualifying results, the U1 increased its lead in season high points to 666 over the U5, currently in 2nd place.SEPT 19:  In Heat 1B, Jimmy Shane found himself in lane 4 with the U5 Graham Trucking, U11 Peters & May and U100 Carstar all to his inside headed to the start of the heat.  Jimmy charged to

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Season Finale Set in San Diego

September 5, 2015

Season Finale Set in San Diego

The next and final stop on the 2015 H1 Unlimited race circuit is the Bill Muncey Race Course on Mission Bay in San Diego, CA, September 18 - 20. The weekend will be full of racing action from multiple classes and the H1 season high points race will be decided by the end of the day on Sunday. For more information on the schedule and events visit www.sandiegobayfair.org. Links for live streaming are available at www.h1unlimited.com.

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Victory in Detroit

August 24, 2015

Victory in Detroit

H1 Unlimited Release:  Over the course of the 2015 H1 Unlimited Hydroplane season, Jimmy Shane in the Oberto and J Michael Kelly in the Graham Trucking have put on a show that few boat racing fans will forget.On Sunday, the two drivers didn’t disappoint the fans along the Detroit River shoreline. Shane held off Kelly this time to win the UAW-GM Spirit of Detroit Hydrofest in a battle that is becoming commonplace.“Growing up I heard about rivalries like (Bill) Muncey and (Dean) Chenoweth, now we have Kelly and Shane and I think we can expect more races like we had today,” said Shane. “

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City of Madison News:
What's Happening in Madison

Madison, Indiana offers a variety of festivals and special events throughout the year.  Come to Madison for Regatta and any of the many celebrations the city has to offer! As dates and times are subject to change, please check the status of an event before you make your plans to attend.Contact the Madison Area Convention and Visitors Bureau at 601 West First Street, Madison, IN 47250, call 800-55

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