Edox Miss Geico Enjoys Highly Successful 2011 Racing Season


by Ivo Jackson

Miss Geico Triple Crown LizardHeralded as one of the fastest powerboats in the world, Miss GEICO Racing dominated the 2011 US offshore powerboat racing season with eight first place victories. The world-renowned 50-foot neon green catamaran is probably the most recognized powerboat in racing today, with a superior team at the helm pushing Miss GEICO, and American offshore powerboat racing, to a new level.

Marc Granet - Scott BegovichOne of the winningest teams in offshore powerboat racing, the Miss GEICO racing team — founded by Yellow Pages heir John Haggin — and piloted by driver Marc Granet and throttleman Scott Begovich, is committed to excellence, and this commitment translates into superior performance in every race. This winning strategy has won myriads of fans to the electrifying Miss GEICO powerboat and racing team.

This year, the Miss GEICO racing team won almost every race in which they competed, with eight total wins including the Super Boat International (SBI) World Championship and the Offshore Powerboat Association (OPA) World Championship races. The Miss GEICO powerboat racing team are five-time SBI world champions and seven-time OPA world champions. The 2011 racing season didn’t disappoint, with wins throughout and a stellar finish.

The Miss GEICO 2011 Racing Win Record

May 20-22 – SBI Cocoa Beach, Florida – First Place
June 17-19 – OPA Sunny Isles, Florida – First Place
July 1-3 – SBI Sarasota, Florida – First Place
July 29-31 – OPA Saint Clair, Michigan – First Place
September 23-25 – OPA Solomon’s Island, Maryland – First Place
September 30-October 2 – SBI Clearwater, Florida – First Place
October 6-9 – Orange Beach, Alaska (OPA Worlds) – First Place
November 7-13 SBI (SBI Worlds) Key West, Florida – First Place

Edox Miss Geico Racing Limited Edition Chronograph

Edox Swiss WatchesAlso known for precision and superior performance, Edox is the official watch of the Miss GEICO racing team. Made with the finest materials and the most advanced Swiss engineering, Edox high-performance water resistant sports timepieces are popular with both competitors and their fans, and for good reason. The exemplary style and function of Edox watches surpasses all competition, as does the Miss GEICO offshore powerboat and racing team.

Miss Geico No. 113 Edox Miss Geico
Miss Geico 113 Edox Miss Geico

Now, Edox has introduced the Edox Miss Geico Racing Chronograph, limited to only 113 pieces worldwide, with the ambition of capturing the spirit of the Miss Geico offshore powerboat in every respect, from precision to performance.

Edox Mens 10304 37NJ NJ Miss Geico Racing Limited Edition Chronograph Watch


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