Passion is a precious commodity, not an omnipresent thing! It is derived from the urge of embarking on something fascinating and unexplored. The sporting world maybe peppered with a lot of things done to the death or formats that are ubiquitous. The passion to create something absent and noteworthy is something that stands the test of time. And, that's what first-ever NEXA P1 Powerboat Indian Grand Prix of the Seas is all about. A brainchild of Procam International and P1 Global, the sporting spectacle is designed to create a whole new global sporting paradigm. So, what makes it a whole new ball game, you may ask! A series of firsts makes it an experience yet unheralded. The first UIM (Union Internationale Motonautique) recognized Grand Prix of the Seas - the Indian Grand Prix of the Seas will connect with a quarter million people at the iconic Marine Drive to touch the heartbeat of the Mumbaikars.
The seeding of a globally constructed sport from India by Procam International in association with P1 Global and the UIM is the core of the P1 story. Despite the Earth being covered 71 percent with water, an absence of a globally constructed sport, a dedicated course on water posed some unanswered questions. How can a sporting paradigm be created to capitalize the global waters? What is absolutely essential to start it? How lucrative and exciting can this move be? An affordable and innovative boat that can race in just six feet of water and can be used for leisure purposes in just three feet of water laid the starting grid for the sporting revolution to be unveiled. The pedigree to create something unheard of proved to be the second step with the idea of creating the first ever course-on-water. For the first time in sporting history, there will be a designed course-on-water for racing purpose at the NEXA P1 Powerboat Indian Grand Prix of the Seas. There's no dearth of motorsport championships that are played out on land. Have you ever heard of a hierarchal global structure for motorsport on water? A World championship being played out across continents to determine a world champion! The crème de la crème of powerboating talent fighting for the ultimate global bragging rights! Have you ever been to a derby? How has been the experience of witnessing the action via binoculars? Limited you might say; does it satiate the thirst of an avid sport fan? NO! Heart-pumping action taking place just 10ft from the shoreline makes the sport of powerboating a horse of a different colour with the event. The idea of Procam International and P1 Global is to bring the experience of close-to-share racing like never felt before to audiences at the NEXA P1 Powerboat Indian Grand Prix of the Seas. A wide audience gets to be a part of the P1 story as the event gets televised globally for the first time to become the most comprehensive coverage in the history of powerboating. The viewers won't miss any of the action of such a blink-and-miss fast-paced sport courtesy the second screen experience getting introduced for the first time in powerboating. This is the vision and mission of Procam International, P1 Global and the UIM as the futuristic agent of change in the overall sporting spectrum kick starts in Mumbai on the 3rd March. So, get ready to step out in the open as with NEXA P1 Powerboat Indian Grand Prix of the Seas, the story of Procam International to create a global sporting paradigm in association with P1 Global and the UIM unfolds. It is time to take the open seas in your stride.