18 Jan 2011
New for the 2011 Show the Knowledge Box was set in a small intimate theatre with presentations running every day throughout the Show. The show brought together the nations biggest boating celebrities and stars of the marine world with years of experience and bags of knowledge. Each day at the show audiences had the opportunity to see some of these boating gods for FREE and listen to the likes of Matt Crowhurst, Alan Priddy, Mike Golding and Shelley talk about their experiences.
Ready to get back in the driving seat Shelley took to the stage to share her exploits as a World Class racer with her audience and talked of the highs and lows of her powerboat career and what comes next for her in Life as a female Power Boat Racer.
Touching on her experiences within the sport, Shelley also talked of how the 2010 season saw her bid for a World Championship title however was shattered at the third event of the season when her boat Spirit of Belgium sunk in Sardinia, forcing her to retire from the rest of the competition and left her questioning her future as a racer.