Hydro-Turf Sponsors Second Annual Macc Racing Flip-Off

If you didn’t already have a good enough reason to be at this year’s 2014 Jettribe IJSBA World Finals in Lake Havasu City, Arizona, Hydro-Turf has stepped in to partner with Macc Racing for the second annual Flip-Off competition! Held the final day of the Finals, Sunday October 12th after the Pro freestyle heat, this […]

Help Support JetSki Smart Class For Kids

With the recent release of the Sea-Doo Spark (and the rumored Spark-fighter from Yamaha for 2015 – Ed.), it has been clear that there has been a surge towards youth riding within the industry. With this recent growth, it has also been made clear that potential irresponsibility could severely push the industry backward. Many people […]

Getting a Grip: Inside Hydro-Turf Headquarters

For those old enough to remember the early years of Kawasaki 440 and 550 standups will recall how miserable the black sharkskin foam tray padding was. It chaffed terribly and it wouldn’t be long before large chunks of it suddenly vanished. Spongy, prone to weathering and flaking and woefully unattractive, the early jet skiers were […]

Lake Havasu City Council Approves Acquisition of Body Beach

Nine acres of the world famous Body Beach – a half-mile stretch of undeveloped, fee-free lakefront land on the eastern shores of Arizona’s Lake Havasu, frequented by boaters and personal watercraft enthusiasts for several decades – will officially be up for grabs to the highest bidder by early 2015. According to HavasuNews.com, funding for the […]

Quick Tech: Installing a Custom Hurricane Industries’ Kawasaki Ultra Hood Wrap

Those loyal readers of The Watercraft Journal know that the build up to last week’s Jettribe Long Beach-to-Catalina Offshore Championship has been stretched over several months, all beginning with an offer from our friends at Kawasaki USA to use one of their brand-spankin’-new 2014 Kawasaki Ultra 310R JetSki’s in the grueling 56-mile open ocean enduro. […]

Real Review: Jet Renu’s Dri Wash MX

So there you stand in your garage, marveling at the dizzying assortment of cleaning products lurking in the dusty cabinets. There are automotive waxes, protectants, polishes and washes galore, but their use is specific and definite. “Do not use on plastics or fiberglass,” “Not safe for use on clear coats,” and other terrifying warning labels […]

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