J. Michael Kelly and Graham Trucking I declared Seafair winner after Jimmy Shane penalized for bump

FINAL RACE Driver Jimmy Shane in Oh Boy! Oberto!, left, is in tight with J. (Greg Gilbert/The Seattle Times)

Jimmy Shane, in the Oberto boat, crossed the finish line first but was later penalized for infringing on Kelly’s lane as the boats bumped in an exciting final.

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No radio, no problem for Cal Phipps in early H1 race at Seafair

When Phipps’ radio went out during lap two of Sunday’s heat 2B hydroplane race, it effectively left him stranded. The driver of the Dalton Industries boat was leading the race at that point, but was unaware how much of an advantage he had over J. Michael Kelly’s Graham Trucking I boat.