ThunderCat Racing returns to Clevedon coast

PUBLISHED: 09:00 17 August 2017

ThunderCat powerboat racing in Clevedon bBay.

ThunderCat powerboat racing in Clevedon bBay.

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Clevedon's seafront has been reverberating with the sound of powerboat engines.

Competitors and spectators filling the Beach during the ThunderCat powerboat racing in Clevedon Bay.Competitors and spectators filling the Beach during the ThunderCat powerboat racing in Clevedon Bay.

ThunderCat Racing UK took races nine and 10 of its national championship to the town for the second time, following the success of last year’s event.

ThunderCat powerboat racing in Clevedon bBay.ThunderCat powerboat racing in Clevedon bBay.

Crowds gathered along the seafront to watch 20 boats go head to head in battle over two days.

ThunderCat powerboat racing in Clevedon bBay.ThunderCat powerboat racing in Clevedon bBay.

Team Ocean Racing emerged victorious in the final of the modified class while the Pro Stock final was claimed by Team Multispark.

ThunderCat powerboat racing in Clevedon bBay.ThunderCat powerboat racing in Clevedon bBay.

The best views of the action could be seen from Clevedon Pier, which also put on live music and children’s entertainment for visitors.

Competitors and spectators filling the Beach during the ThunderCat powerboat racing in Clevedon Bay.Competitors and spectators filling the Beach during the ThunderCat powerboat racing in Clevedon Bay.

The Grade I-listed pier also hosted a cake sale to raise money for Penny Brohn UK.

ThunderCat powerboat racing in Clevedon bBay.ThunderCat powerboat racing in Clevedon bBay.

A host of local businesses sponsored the event including Triangle Networks, Clevedon Hall and Walton Castle.

The pier made a great vantage point for spectators at the ThunderCat powerboat racing in Clevedon bBay.The pier made a great vantage point for spectators at the ThunderCat powerboat racing in Clevedon bBay.

ThunderCat powerboat racing in Clevedon bBay.ThunderCat powerboat racing in Clevedon bBay.

ThunderCat powerboat racing in Clevedon bBay.ThunderCat powerboat racing in Clevedon bBay.

ThunderCat powerboat racing in Clevedon bBay.ThunderCat powerboat racing in Clevedon bBay.

The pier made a great vantage point for spectators at the ThunderCat powerboat racing in Clevedon bBay.The pier made a great vantage point for spectators at the ThunderCat powerboat racing in Clevedon bBay.

ThunderCat powerboat racing in Clevedon bBay.ThunderCat powerboat racing in Clevedon bBay.

ThunderCat powerboat racing in Clevedon bBay.ThunderCat powerboat racing in Clevedon bBay.

ThunderCat powerboat racing in Clevedon bBay.ThunderCat powerboat racing in Clevedon bBay.

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