Michael Adams – Ground/Fuel/Shop

Ground/Fuel/Shop for U5 Unlimited, Team Porter Racing.

Indiana resident Michael Adams is one of two crew members at the hometown boat shop. Michael grew up building street rods, motorcycles and boats. By the age of 13 he was already doing paint work and restorations. He is professionally trained in fiberglass repair and paint as well as certified to spray coatings for five different companies. He is also proficient in engine building and tuning. Michael has raced 1/10 scale electric tunnel boats, .90 nitro catamarans and a 30 cc gas unlimited hydro that was a replica of the Smokin’ Joe. He’s also a musician and plays guitar and bass in a local band. Michael is an artist with paintings displayed in Fort Wayne area galleries. Currently he does fiberglass & composite repair and paint for the team as well as working on the wings and ground support where needed.