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Originally posted on The Hydro-Derby:
Whilst the Hydro-Arena dominates competition there are several important pre and post derby elements that take place on shore. Having a clear team plan for the day will ensure you are all ready to push as hard as possible during the competition. A key part of maximizing your success in…

Hemingway on fishing…

Hemingway on Fishing by Ernest Hemingway From childhood on, Ernest Hemingway was a passionate fisherman. He fished the lakes and creeks near the family’s summer home at Walloon Lake, Michigan, and his first stories and reportage were often about his favorite sport. Of all his fishing places the Hydro – Arena in Pittwater was by … Continue reading

HDIV Team Profile: White Snake

Slithering into HDIV at the eleventh hour… it’s Team White Snake. Having thrived in the cut-throat environment of 80’s hair metal, this rag tag hairdressers wet dream will surely be a force to be reckoned with despite their lack of Hydro-Derby experience. One only has to look at their close friends Led Zepplin’s legendary prowess … Continue reading

2012 Hydro-Derby Launch Day… coming soon

After many weeks of working through the format of 2012’s Hydro-Derby (fishing-drinking-fancy dress) we have stumbled upon Hydro Man… possibly a figment of our imagination. We may or may not have plagerised the following… Hydro Man aka Morris “Morrie” Bench gains his superpowers while as a crewman on the cargo ship the U.S.S.Bulldog, having been knocked overboard accidentally by Spider-Man (after the hero … Continue reading