We grabbed some awesome news February 6th from the Aquabike website. Six rounds for the 2018 UIM-ABP Aquabike World Championship are confirmed. It all starts in Portugal with the Endurance Championship Grand Prix. The dates are set for March 30th-April 1st.
Southern Italy is next in line with back to back events taking place in the beautiful region of Apulia. Gallipoli is the first stop and then the competitors are off to Vieste, located in the Province of Foggia. The two rounds will take place May 25th-27th and June 1st-3rd.
In September the Union Internationale Motonautique (UIM) makes its way back to the Far East and into the People’s Republic of China. This is the second time an event has taken place place in Shanghai and a first for Nansha. We’re eager to see how it goes. China is booming!
Rounding out the schedule are two races in the United Emerites. The races go down in Dubai from November 15th-17th and move on to the finish the tour in Sharja in December. Sharja has been the last stop for three years in a row and is a cool location to finish the Aquabike season.
Check out the Aquabike site for updated information concerning Circuit and Offshore events. At this time, a few dates and locations for those two series are unconfirmed. We’ll fill you in as soon as we receive the information.
We look forward to writing about another season of the Aquabike World Championship. It is one of the most hard-core, challenging, and entertaining sports that takes place on the water. This tour is where one of the biggest gauntlets is thrown down! Are you ready?