U11 & U1 to Debut New Technology

September 16, 2017

  • Two of the H1 Unlimited hydroplanes competing in this weekend’s Bayfair Bill Muncey Cup on San Diego, California’s Mission Bay are introducing groundbreaking telemetry technology to our fans.
  • “t3lemetry” is demoing the system this weekend in San Diego augmented by YACHTBOT, the fastest, toughest and most accurate GPS trackers in the world, that have been proven in world-leading events, including the grueling Volvo Ocean Race, Americas Cup and MedCup Series are now being introduced to hydroplane fans on theReliable Diamond Tool Presents  J&D’s and the Miss HomeStreet.
  • Through the t3lemetry.com website, fans can watch the real-time telemetry for speed and GPS tracking of their favorite team on computer or mobile device, anywhere in the world.
  • While being tested on San Diego’s racecourse during preliminary activities for the Bill Muncey Cup, YACHTBOT’s tracking was reviewed at the company headquarters in New Zealand to assure quality, reliability and error-free viewing.  According to parent company Igtimi Limited, “this technology plays a role in creating more engaging sports entertainment, drawing in larger spectator crowds and capturing the imaginations of TV and webcast audiences around the world”.
  • The J&D’s and HomeStreet teams continue to introduce innovative ways to entertain their fans while helping to grow H1 Unlimited hydroplane racing to non-traditional markets.
  • Fans can view the 2017 Bayfair real-time tracking at “t3lemetry.com” while the boats are on the course.
  • The teams are using two different t3lemetry units;  speeds for the  Reliable Diamond Tool Presents J&D’s will be on a gauge display on the screen while the speed and tracking for the Miss HomeStreet will follow the boat on the course.
  • More information is available at http://www.igtimi.com/
  • Additional information for Reliable Diamond Tool Present J&D’s is available at:  www.U11Racing.com and for Miss HomeStreet is available at www.MissMadisonHydro.com.