Yamaha Pro Runabout racers threw down the gauntlet at Round 1 of the Pro Watercross Tour held in Panama City Beach on May 9-10, sweeping the Pro Runabout Open, Pro Stock, and Pro/Am Normally Aspirated classes.
In Pro Runabout Open action, Yamaha FZR WaveRunner riders Abdullah Alfadhel and Troy Snyder finished 1-2 respectively in the Florida surf. Alfadhel rode flawlessly during the two-day event with wins in all three motos.
In Pro Stock racing, Yamaha FZR rider Brian Baldwin went 3-1-1 for the overall win. Joining Baldwin on the podium was Abdullah Alfadhel, who finished 3rd overall.
In the Pro/Am Normally Aspirated class, Yamaha VXR rider and defending national champion Rob Greenwald was perfect for the weekend finishing 1-1-1. Yamaha VXR rider Drew Allen of Greenville, SC racked up Round 1 points with his 3rd Place overall finish.
Congratulations and thank you to Dean's Team, Riva Racing, and all the folks that make Yamaha PWC racing the dominate force in closed course racing.
Pro Watercross Tour action resumes May 16-17 in Pensacola Beach, Fla.