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  1. Keeping The Tradition Alive... 2019 DCB Regatta

    Over the years Lake Havasu City has been host to many a manufacturers regatta. From the early days the regatta has been an institution for both owners and fans of the many builders that have come and gone in the west coast boating scene. In their hay day regattas pulled in huge numbers of both boats and attendees and manufacturers spent cubic dollars to show their appreciation to the brand faithful. Since those days we have seen a couple of economic down swings put a dent in both...
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    The Road To Nashville With Mercury Racing

    Join Tommy Gun Images as Mercury Racing unveils the new 450R.
  3. Mercury Racing Unveils New V8 450R!

    Four years ago Mercury Racing reinvented the performance outboard market with the release of their six cylinder supercharged 2.6L Verado 400R four stroke outboard engine. The performance outboard market had previously and popularly been utterly dominated by high output, and often high maintenance, two-stroke outboard engines. Mercury Racing’s new four-stroke powerhouse meant boaters could now reap all the benefits of a high performance outboard without the finicky characteristics of the...
  4. Official RDP Desert Storm 2019 Recap Video

    Desert Storm 2019 saw great weather, big boats, bigger parties and a chance to hang with all our boating friends after a long winter. Once again RDP had the entire week covered from top to bottom with a huge media team shooting everything as it unfolded. Add to that the biggest street party we've ever done with swag being sold both on the street and at our new office/store at the corner of Main and Smoketree, plus the huge afterparty at Legendz and you have a perfect recipe for an amazing...
  5. RDP Desert Storm Afterparty

    Great times were had at the annual RDP Desert Storm Afterparty!
  6. Desert Storm Street Party Brings The Heat!

    This years Desert Storm Street party was another hot one, but we don't just mean the weather! This year saw fans by the thousands and more boats than you could count. RDP was on hand with Boom Bandits once again to lay claim to the best party on the street and the RDP inmates showed up in force! Thanks to everyone who stopped by and don't forget to put a stamp on the Storm in grand fashion at the RDP after party Saturday at Legendz!
  7. Twister Boats from Finland

    RDP member KAP brought his new Twister to the Desert Storm Street Party complete with fresh Mercury Racing 300R power. A one of one boat this boat should be good for high one teens to 120 mph in this pleasure configuration! Come check it out today!
  8. Desert Storm Kicks Off With Party At Horizon Motorsports

    What is shaping up to be an amazing year for Desert Storm kicked off at Horizon Motorsports. Check it out here!
  9. Schiada Regatta... Traditionally Non-Traditional

    The annual Schiada Regatta also commonly known as the Notta Regatta is and has always been an event far removed from the regular cookie cutter regatta mold. There is no registration table, or registration party, or registration of any kind for that matter. There also is no host hotel, no poker run, no industry sponsors, and there most definitely isn't any awards/dinner/raffle held in a drab banquet hall. What there is, is a boating event for boaters by boaters. Schiada owners are a...
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    Lake Powell Challenge... A Decade of the Vital Few

    The Lake Powell Challenge celebrates it's 10th year with a record breaking fund raiser to benefit JDRF.
  11. Taming The Dragon... A Land Lovers Guide To The LOTO Shootout.

    The performance boating community is a mixed bag of personalities, boats, and waterways. Each geographical region of boating holds its legends and lore and boaters from each proudly carry their flag high and tout their home water as the best in the country. Those of us on the west coast are fond of speaking with great fervor about such areas as The Delta, Lake Powell, Lake Havasu, or Parker. To left coasters these aquatic playgrounds represent the epitome of what boating was meant to be....
  12. Lake Powell Challenge... Raising Big Money With A View

    2017 marked the 9th running of the annual Lake Powell Challenge through the scenic sand stone canyons of Lake Powell. While the name may imply a competition of some sort, the real challenge of this great event is not to out run your fellow Poker Runners but rather to raise more money for charity than the year before. The good people at Antelope Point Marina who put the event on take great pride in bringing together special group of boaters each year who share in there passion for finding a...
  13. Desert Storm 2017 - The Good, The Bad, And The Awesome

    The 2017 Desert Storm Poker Run brought with it huge crowds, great weather, not so great weather, amazing new boats, some old favorites, a few challenges, and of course parties that will go down in history! From the first lunch run to last call at the after party, this year's Desert Storm delivered. Yes, its true that we didn't get to watch the big dogs of the sport throw down at the shootout due to weather, but you'd be hard pressed to find someone who didn't have more than their share of...
  14. RDP Delivered The Goods At The Desert Storm Street Party!

    The 2017 Desert Storm Street Party opened up today to sweltering temps and eager boating fans and RDP was there to bring swag, a cold beverage or two, and a party that had the whole street captivated till they the powers that be shut it down. In true RDP style the whole street next to Bad Dogs was shut down in order to make room for some show stopping customs, a full concert stage with Matt Ferris headlining, and the sprawling RDP merchandise booth as the center piece of it all. In addition...