Bushell Leads Sea-Doo Dominance at IJSBA World Finals

Brit wins repeats at Pro GP and Pro Open world champion

James Bushell rode his Sea-Doo RXP-X to victories in both the Pro GP and Pro Open classes at the 2012 IJSBA World Finals. The British pilot also won both classes in 2011.

Sea-Doo PWC riders won 16 of the available 21 titles and filled 47 of the 63 available podium positions at the 2012 World Finals.

“The popularity of our Sea-Doo RXP-X models on the starting lines and accompanying victories proves to the world this watercraft has reset the high-performance benchmark,” says Yves Leduc, vice president – general manager, North America division. “BRP strives to be the best in every category we compete in and James Bushell and the Sea-Doo RXP-X once again proved to be the best on the most prestigious stage in the world of personal watercraft racing.”

James Bushell IJSBA World FinalsJames Bushell races to victory at the IJSBA World Finals.

Bushell was joined on the Pro Open podium by fellow RXP-X riders Jared Moore of South Africa in second and Chokuthit Molee of Thailand in third. Sea-Doo Centre backed RXP-X rider Kylie Elmers of Australia also added to her collection of World titles by nearly lapping the field on the way to the 2012 Pro Women Championship.

“BRP remains a trendsetter and continues to maintain its status as the industry leader in performance”, added Chris Dawson, vice-president and general manager, International division. “This result shows that Sea-Doo personal watercraft popularity is truly global.”

IJSBA World Finals Starting LineSea-Doo black and yellow could be seen out in full force at the World Finals.