The Lampson Pits are a flurry of activity this beautiful Friday morning. The 2019 Hydro Boat racing series kicks off soon in Alabama and they're here to test the water rockets. Here's a look at the schedule and boats you can see on the river today!

In preparation for the first race of the 2019 season (the Southern Cup) June
28-30 in Guntersville, Alabama, six H1 Unlimited hydroplane teams are
set to test.

Teams include national champion U-1 Delta/Realtrac/Andrew
Tate, U-6 Miss HomeStreet/Jimmy Shane, U-11 J&D’s presented by Reliable
Diamond Tool/Tom Thompson, U-12 Graham Trucking/J. Michael Kelly, U-98
Graham Trucking American Dream/Corey Peabody and U-440 Bucket List.

Watch them in the Columbia River Friday, May 31, beginning at 9:00 am.