SOTW 2021 Issue No. 6
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7 From the Editors
Finishing the year on a high note

10 Hot Sheet
Latest headlines from the world of go-fast boats

16 Bruggemann’s Take
Getting 2022 started off with a bang

19 On Scene
Looking back on a couple of Florida winter events

28 Gear
Spotlighting a few useful boating products

31 A Fitting Florida Powerboat Club Finale
In its 29th year, the Florida Powerboat Club Key West Poker Run reinforced its reputation as the go-fast boating world’s most iconic event.

50 One Big Happy Family
Team Woody has more boats in its fleet than some classes in offshore racing, and it’s having more fun, too.

60 Numbers Games
Five outboard engines, 25 propeller blades, three shaft lengths. Multi-engine center consoles look impressive and there’s more to getting their setup right than meets the eye.

69 Fast Forward
Midnight Express Boats was ahead of its time when it started building high-performance center consoles and the company is not showing any signs of slowing down.

78 Brand Expansion
With its new SC 37 model, Outerlimits is making a strong entrance into the outboard engine-powered sport catamaran game, once again taking the company’s reach and appeal to another level.

On The Cover
Built by Rhode Island-based Outerlimits Offshore Powerboats, the first SC 37 catamaran featuring twin Mercury Racing 450R engines looked right at home in the beautiful blue waters of the Florida Keys. Photo by Pete Boden