Professional tuition and demonstration drives provided
Take control of the Honda HF4S and The Thunderbolt
Go for a spin around a challenging offshore circuit
Drive two of the UK's fastest superboats in one thrilling session with this adrenaline-fuelled experience in Southampton. Kick off with a quick safety briefing and get kitted out in specialist powerboating gear to prepare for the wild ride ahead. During this thrilling experience, take control of both the Honda HF4S and the nimble Thunderbolt on open water and experience each of their very different but equally amazing capabilities first-hand. Head out to The Solent and hold on tight for a white-knuckle demonstration drive in each (courtesy of a qualified racer) superboat, before taking them for a spin under the expert guidance of an instructor and during the session, test your skills on a challenging offshore circuit - the ride of a lifetime!
Weekend dates from April to mid October. Book at least four weeks in advance (please be aware that bookings are taken up to a maximum of three months ahead).
Minimum age is 12 but under 18's must be accompanied by an adult. Min height is 5'. Maximum weight is 17 stone. This experience isn't suitable for anyone with a serious back or heart complaint or for pregnant women.
Powerboating is a weather-dependent activity. It's essential to call the venue for a weather check between 5pm and 7pm on the day before the experience to check weather conditions.
Lasts for around four hours, including at least two hours on the water.
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Share the experience with up to three others, plus the instructor.
Spectators are welcome to wave you off from the shore. Tell them to bring a camera and a pair of binoculars.
Dress warmly and bring waterproofs and a change of clothes. Bear in mind that there is a high wind-chill factor aboard the boat. Wear non-slip shoes (e.g. trainers or deck shoes). An old pair of sunglasses/ski goggles will be useful if it is windy.
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