Clermont, FL – JetSurf Orlando has been selected by MotoSurf America and JetSurf USA to host the 2nd race of the inaugural MotoSurf Continental Cup America race series. This two-day event presented by Visit Lake is held on Saturday, April 27 and Sunday, April 28 from 9am to 5pm. Our sponsors include Visit Lake, Icon Aircraft, Suncreek Brewery, Skinners, Risk Management and Tommy’s Florida. It is open to the public and free to attend.
Established in 2019, the MotoSurf Continental Cup America is a new race league that allows motorized surfboard enthusiasts to compete on a closed-circuit track full of thrill and adrenaline. The league attracts national and international athletes from all over the world at four upcoming stops, including races in Orlando, FL and Miami, FL. Approximately 30 racers will compete in two classes, hobby and pro, with women and men racing separately.
“JetSurf Orlando is excited to take a lead role in the MotoSurf Continental Cup. This is an important step in introducing motorized surfboards and a new generation of extreme watersports to the Central Florida community,” said Cliff Huff, general manager of JetSurf Orlando.
JetSurf Orlando will offer the public a chance to experience this exhilarating new sport, while watching racers practice, before the MotoSurf Continental Cup. Discounted 30-minute JetSurf demo rides are available on Wednesday, April 24 and Friday, April 26 from 9am to 5pm. Book on our website at JetSurfOrlando.com. Media are invited to attend a demo day on Thursday, April 25 from 10am to 2pm.
• Wednesday, April 24: Demo Day #1 – Discounted 60-minute JetSurf discovery rides available from 9am to 5p
• Thursday, April 25: Media Demo Day – Local media is invited to experience JetSurf from 10am to 2pm. RSVP at firstname.lastname@example.org.
• Friday, April 26: Demo Day #2 – Discounted 60-minute JetSurf discovery rides available from 9am to 5pm.
• Saturday, April 27: Race Day #1 – Qualifications and heat races
• Sunday, April 28: Race Day #1 – Heat races and finals
JetSurf Orlando is also offering an International Race Clinic for all registered racers hosted by JetSurf factory rider and 2018 MotoSurf World Champion, Lukas Zahorsky. The clinic will be held daily from Wednesday, April 23 through Friday, April 26.
“I am thrilled to bring the first JetSurf Official Race Clinic to the United States. I look forward to working with racers from Central Florida and the U.S. to assist in growing the motosurf sport,” said Zahorsky.
“We are excited to launch a MotorSurf Continental Cup race circuit in North America for 2019. MotoSurf America, and the other planned race circuits throughout Central and South America, allow us to introduce JetSurf and the motosurf sport to the masses,” said Martin Sula, founder and creator of JetSurf. “We are privileged to partner with JetSurf USA and JetSurf Orlando to bring this new race to a region like Central Florida, who already has deep roots in the watersports industry.”
About JetSurf Orlando
JetSurf Orlando, located at Clermont Watersports Complex, is Central Florida’s only authorized JetSurf training academy, dealer and service center. JetSurf Orlando specializes in board rentals, supervised riding sessions, motosurf training, product expertise and board repairs under the policies and standards created by the leader in motorized surfboards, JetSurf USA Ltd. To learn more, visit www.jetsurforlando.com or follow on Facebook and Instagram.
Sleek, lightweight and capable of reaching speeds of up to 35 mph, JetSurf motorized surfboards uniquely combine the adrenaline-inducing thrills of both motocross and surfing without the need for waves or boats. Created by the renowned team at MSR Engines, the inspiration for JetSurf drew from a rich history of race technology, extreme precision and high-performance engineering. Utilizing MSR’s special new breed of high powered and lightweight racing engines, JetSurf motorized surfboards have become the worldwide industry standard for a new and exciting era of extreme water sports.