Johnny Tomlinson and Others Share Passion for Offshore Racing

John Tomlinson Honored at LOTO Shootout Hall of Fame Induction

Burns closed the ceremony by honoring the final member of this year’s class, ace throttleman and multi-time world champion John Tomlinson of TNT Custom Marine in Miami. Unfortunately Tomlinson—a four-time overall Top Gun champion of the event as Dave Scott’s throttleman—had a last-minute cancellation so he couldn’t make it and his current teammate and longtime friend, Myrick Coil, accepted the award for him.

Johnny Tomlinson and Performance Boat Center/Jimmy John's Offshore Racing at Great Lakes Grand Prix

Johnny Tomlinson and Performance Boat Center/Jimmy John’s Offshore Racing at 2017 Great Lakes Grand Prix

Earlier this month at the 2017 Super Boat Great Lakes Grand Prix, the Performance Boat Center/Freaky Fast Jimmy John’s Offshore Race Team battled with WHM Motorsports, among other teams in the Superboat class, in unexpectedly calm waters in hopes of claiming their third win of the season. The team held strong, and at the end of the day, Johnny Tomlinson and the team walked away with a second place podium finish!