These great pictures came from Pat Brown taken back in the old racing days of HydroStream. Click on the thumbnail for a full view.
|Mississippi River, St. Paul, MN. Ventura I||Chris Bush in a Vixen getting it a little high. Alabama, Marathon Nationals||Top boat (#128) was Howard Pipkorn's Vixen with fiberglass add-on to make it 15' & legal for J-production class||Peg Sullivan's Vixen (husband Tom seen on Tarantula page)||Vixen that collided with Allison shown in next photo||That mean ol' Allison!|
|At a race||Pat Brown's brand new Ventura only 2 weeks out of the mold - photo taken at Hydrostream factory||Hydrostream yard. Viking race boat, Howards personal Ventura, and a Vector||Inspecting at Nationals||J-production at Alabama||Bush's Vixen|
|Bush's Vixen||# 49: Gary Duncanson's Vixen; #303: Bush's Vixen||Bill Johnson's Ventura||Bill Johnson's Ventura||Viper in Alabama||Bush's Vixen in Alabama|
|Holding Bush's Vixen for LeMans start||FS class (Family Ski). Like J except neede 2 people, more weight. Venturas always won this class||FS class||2 Hydrostream boats out of race: Pat Brown's boat is starved for gas & would not run; Bill Johnson hit a buoy & ripped his turn fin off - he is slowly sinking||Another shot of the 2 boats||Vixen at local race|
|Jim Wood's Viper. VERY light - blew over a lot!||Vixen and Viper||Brown's Ventura & Wood's Viper||Viper getting ready to go in Alabama||Bill Johnson's Ventura getting ready in Alabama||LeMans start in Alabama|
|Chris Bush's Vixen and a Viper||A Vandal||A damaged tunnel hull||Another view||A Ventura II||Hydrostream's rescue boat|
|Pat Brown's Ventura I|