Welcome to the official website of Lancashire Powerboat Racing Club, based at Carr Mill Dam, St, Helens WA11 7LZ.

The club is run by members with the aim of promoting the enjoyment of powered water sports on the Dam.

The club’s principal activity is Circuit Powerboat Racing, and we’re proud to have National and World Champions along with National and World Water Speed Record holders amongst our members. We also have some extremely talented members who enjoy water-skiing and wake-boarding all year round.

At LPRC, we run a series of Circuit Powerboat Association (CPA) race days and events each year. These include mixed class club racing, class based club racing and a round of UK National Circuit Powerboat Racing Championships.

Why you'll love our club.
  • Powerboat Racing

    Entertaining, thrilling and exciting are just some of the words you could use to describe the national and world-class sport of Powerboat Racing.

  • Training

    Would you like to try your hand at powerboat racing in one of our training boats.

  • Waterskiing

    The club has an active ski/wakeboarding membership and is keen to promote both recreational and competition water skiing and wakeboarding.

  • The Dam, Bar & Grill

    Amazing views of Carr Mill dam with Function and meeting rooms for hire that can cater for most events. Coffee shop and licensed bar with drinks

Learn to Race with our Training Boats.

From 9 Years to Adult.

We’re the owners of the main boathouse, within our extensive grounds. The boathouse is licensed and open to all. It is currently tenanted and is trading as The Dam, Bar and Grill

We provide Circuit Powerboat Association (CPA) approved powerboat taster and race training, using our 3 training boats GT15 (age 9-16 years), GT30 (age 14 years +) and a Phantom, suitable for those aged over 18 years.

We have various membership options each with many benefits including the ability to be involved and support our action packed motorsport, use of the water for racing and water-skiing, get involved in our exclusive social activities, use of camping facilities and you can also receive a membership discount at The Dam, Bar and Grill.

We are currently accepting and welcome applications for new racing and skiing members. Send enquiries to lancashirepowerboat@gmail.com

We also have some affiliated clubs that work with us to provide their own activities, these include Wet Wings model flying boat club, and St Helens Canoe Club that run canoeing and paddleboarding sessions on Monday evenings throughout the summer months.


August 17, 2024
  • Race Day 4

    August 17, 2024  12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    Carr Mill Dam, St Helens, Saint Helens WA11 7NA, UK

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