Welcome to the Hoverclub of America!!
We are America's Leader in Recreational Hovercrafting. This site will help keep you connected with hovercrafters around the USA and the world. We are more than just a website and a newsletter - our members cruise our nations waterways. Our members race. Our members build fully functional hovercrafts. Our members give demonstrations to schools, and much more! We encourage you to join our club and experience all of the many opportunities to enjoy hovercrafting. Our website and is full of resources. Our forums allow members to communicate ideas and get assistance. Create your own photo pages, have a build diary or submit your favorite video for posting. Want to find a member near you? You can check out the membership directory to contact someone in your area. If you have any questions or concerns please Contact Us.
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1/15/16 - The Hoverclub turns 40 this year - help us celebrate 40 years of Hoverally!! - We are making commemorative sew-on patches of our "40th" logo which will be made available for sale to club members soon. Get them while they last!!
11/7/15 - Hoverclub member John Sturgeon's case heads to the Supreme Court. John's message:
"Hovercraft case going to the U.S. Supreme Court. Hovercraft are banned in all national parks and preserves. This applies even when you are driving it in a navigable river which is owned by the state, in my case the state of Alaska. I don't think there has every been another hovercraft case go to the U.S. Supreme Court. I lost at the 9th Circuit level but the SC has accepted my case and it has over turned the 9th about 80-90 % of the time. So I have some reason to be optimistic. This case has been in the courts since 2008. A long and expensive haul. The trip to the U.S. Supreme Court is an expensive one. As a long time member of the Hovercraft Club I could use some support from my fellow members. This is a 100% public interest case. I did not get a citation. I've attached a link to a short video that explains the case and the need for help. Thanks for the help." John Sturgeon - H6717
To help John with his costs mail your tax deductible donation to: Click HERE
for more information
Alaska Fish & Wildlife Conservation Fund
310 K Street, Suite 200
Anchorage, Alaska 99501
Fax: (888) 932-3353
8/3/15 - The Wabash 500 "Hover for Hunger" journey is over. We made it!! We flew the entire navigable part of the river (and then some). Hear the interview with Fort Recovery radio host Neal Spencer and Dave Reyburn
The Traveling Wabash Hoverberries GangPictured from Left to Right: Dave Reyburn, Tina Reyburn, John Roberts, Rita Christie, Owen Ellis, Chris Fitzgerald, Dale Walker, Steve Stafford, Phil Whitney, Marquis Songer, Dan Heidel, Jeff Kuehn, Jason Kuehn.
(Not pictured - Joe Walker)
7/20/2015 - Hoverally 2015 is in the can. We had a great Saturday of racing and cruising on the fast and furious Great Miami River. Saturday evening brought lots of rain and flooding and the canceling of the Sunday events. Thanks to all the club members , neighbors and other helpers for a successful Hoverally. Here are some pictures of the Saturday rally site.
5/6/15 - The WHF has issued Bulletin Number 35 with more details about the upcoming 2016 World Hovercraft Championships in the UK. Click HERE to read the document.
Did you miss the Havasu Hoverfest in Lake Havasu City, AZ
April 10-12? Too bad, it was lots of fun. Don't miss the next great opportunity to hover with some great people. Check out the Events Page for upcoming events. Hope to see you hovering this year.
Don't miss the up-coming Havasu Hoverfest in Lake Havasu City, AZ
April 10-12. Sign up today and Register for this event
2/7/15 Some winter hovering in Michigan. Don't forget to keep an eye on the Events Page for the next great hovering opportunity.
Try watching this and see if it doesn't get your mouth watering for hovering in 2015
10/18/14- Last Cruise of the year
We have finished the last scheduled cruise for 2014 and want to thank all of the organizers and participants for another great year of hover cruising. Here is a shot of your next year's Fall cruise.
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9/6/14 - Date set for the 2015 Florida Cruise - The cruise will still be at Loughmans Lake Lodge like last year, and will be held April 17-19, 2015. Click HERE for more info.
8/1/14 - Mississippi River Cruise - New Date for the Muscatine, IA cruise
7/31/14 - Hoverally 2014 is now in the books. Check out some great video from Tom Chapman
6/24/14 - Hoverally Piqua 2014 - Will feature Australian Hovercraft Designer Owen Ellis, founder of Revtech Hovercraft, as guest speaker at the banquet. Owen will share his experiences with his Hovercraft companies through the years. Click the link to register for Hoverally. Hoverally 2014 - Piqua, OH - 7/18/2014
6/17/14 - Video from the White River Cruise in Noblesville, IN.
5/6/14 - Upcoming - White River Cruise in Noblesville, Indiana. Click the link to register.
Here is what Hoverally is all about! Sharing the fun with new hoverpilots. Here is Harold Carter giving a ride to a future hover pilot at a past hoverally. Thanks Harold for sharing your passion.
2/16/14 - Minnesota Hoverclub members James and Doug Kenison have gained some great notoriety with their Deer rescue on ice
2/3/14 - Belleville Lake Ice Hover-in - CANCELLED!