BOAT: DAC
MOTOR: MERCURY 2.5 L
NUMBER:  62

SPONSORS: 
- MERCURY RACING
- DEWALD PROPELLERS
- SUNOCO RACE FUELS

- SIX-B APPAREL

Formula-1 powerboat racer, Chris Fairchild is a 23-year veteran of the sport and one of most decorated drivers on the circuit.

Currently racing for Mercury Marine, his impressive racing resume includes 2-time APBA Hall of Champions Inductee, 2-time winner of the 24 Heure Motonautiques de Rouen in France, numerous World, National, Divisional, Regional and Series Championships.


 A CONSISTENT TOP CONTENDER IN THE FORMULA 1 SERIES.  CHRIS HAS SERVED AS A PERFORMANCE CONSULTANT TO TEAMS COMPETING IN THE US AND INTERNATIONAL RACING SERIES. HE BUILDS CUSTOMS HIGH-PERFORMANCE ENGINES AND GEAR-CASES.

With his extensive knowledge, Chris is the top tunnel boat instructor at APBAs' powerboat driving school. His commitment to the sport keeps him actively involved and on APBA's Board of Directors, Safety Committee, OPC Commission and J-Hydro Commission.  

Chris and his wife, Kristi are proud parents of two girls Cassidy and Kelly who are often found in the pit area race day.

​2012 MOD U NATIONAL CHAMPION - A.P.B.A.
2012 INDUCTED INTO INTERNATIONAL MOTORSPORTS HALL SHOW (IMIS) OF CHAMPIONS
2012 SST 200 WORLD CHAMPION - U.I.M./A.P.B.A.
2011 SST 120 WORLD CHAMPION -  U.I.M. / A.P.B.A.
2007 - FIRST RUNNER UP - FORMULA 1 CHAMP BOAT
2 X INTERNATIONAL WINS - 24 HOUR ROUEN, FRANCE  POWERBOAT RACE
2 X HALL OF CHAMPION INDUCTEE
1999 & 2000 SST 120 CHAMPIONSHIP TITLES 
MERCURY MARINE LAKE X TEST PILOT
1990 STARTED RACING MOD VP


chris fairchild

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