Bob Goettel's Racing History

 

1978 - 1984 Boat Racing

 

1978

S.C.S.C. High Points Champion

 

1979

C.B.F. Competition Record (1-2/3 mile)

A.P.B.A. National Champion

North American Champion (Grand Prix Runabout)

Firebird LakeSpeedRecord (101.351 mph)

 

1980

C.B.F. Competition Record (102.916mph)

Eastern Division Champion (SK Class)

World's Fastest Recorded Lap (109.489 mph)

K.R.A. High Point Champion (U.S.-1)

A.P.B.A. High Point Champion (U.S.-1)

K.R.A. National Champion

A.P.B.A. National Champion

North American Champion (Grand Prix Runabout)

 

1981

C.B.F. Competition Record (Pro-Comp Class)

 

1982

A.P.B.A. National Record Holder (1-1/4 mile)

A.P.B.A. National Champion (K-66)

K.R.A. National Champion (K-66)

 

1983

A.P.B.A. National Record Holder (112.640 mph)

U.I.M. World Record Holder (112.640 mph)

A.P.B.A. National Record Holder (102.971 SK Class)

U.I.M. World Record Holder (102.971 SK Class)

A.P.B.A. National Record Holder (102.971 SK Class)

 

1984

World's Fastest Recorded Lap Speed (133.600 mph)

 

 

Legend

 

S.C.S.C. - Southern California Speedboat Club

A.P.B.A. - American Power Boat Association

C.B.F - Canadian Boating Federation

K.R.A. - K-Boat Racing Association

U.I.M. - Union of International Motorboating (Belgium)

K.R.R. - K-Racing Runabout

 

 

Summary Of Accomplishments in Boat Racing

 

Five Time National Champion

Three Time High Points Champion

Two Time North American Champion

Three Time Canadian Champion

Three Time National Record Holder

Two Time World Record Holder

 

Awards and Honors

 

1978 - Caesars "Sportsman of the Year"

1979 - Caesars Award

1981 - Caesars "Man of the Year"

1983 - Dick Webb Memorial Recipient

1983 - A.P.B.A. Hall of Champions

1984 - Caesars "Driver of the Year"

1984 - Caesars "Special Award of Accomplishment"

 

 

Automotive Record

 

1984

 

First in S.C.C.A. Formula Atlantic Regional Points

Most Improved Driver of the Year

 

 

Jet Dragster

 

1997

 

Track Record - Albuquerque, New Mexico

Track Record - Sacramento, California

Track Record - Amarillo, Texas

Track Record - Fuji, Japan

Land Speed Record - Continental Japan

 

1999

 

Track Record - Tucson, Arizona

Track Record - Las Vegas, Nevada

Track Record - Denver, Colorado

 

2000

 

Track Record - Phoenix, Arizona

 

2001

Track Record - Salt Lake City, Utah

Track Record - Sacramento, California

Track Record - Tucson, Arizona

 

2004

Track Record - Sacramento, California

 

 

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