SOTW Issue 2013 No. 2
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06 From the Editors
Having fun covering the best beat in the world

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

12 Teague’s Take
Bob Teague breaks down propeller basics

16 On Scene
Highlights from the Texas Outlaw Challenge

20 Gear
A closer look at the latest and greatest products

24 What Drives Miss GEICO?
Find out why the most recognized team in offshore racing never stops moving forward and what it takes to keep the ship afloat.

34 Outerlimits’ 20th Anniversary
Mike Fiore, owner of Outerlimits Offshore Powerboats, reflects on two decades of building high-end race and pleasure boats.

42 The Appeal of Desert Storm
There are all kinds of reasons why the Desert Storm Poker Run attracts a variety of boats to Arizona’s scenic Lake Havasu.

48 Fifty Feet of Pure Pleasure
The performance of Mystic’s first 50-foot catamaran with twin Mercury Racing 1350 engines matches the boat’s sheer beauty.

On the Cover
Jon Roth and John Tomlinson drive Roth’s Skater Powerboats 388 SS at the Desert Storm Poker Run on Arizona’s Lake Havasu. The two also teamed up to run the boat 179 mph in the shootout.