Treat yourself to this amazing 3 hour experience riding in an insane Jet Viper and driving a Honda racing boat and wild Thunderbolt! The Viper is up first, so it’s down the river and onto the open water in the 450bhp Jet Drive-equipped speed-machine… side slides, donuts, crash stops and cornering like a go-kart are all possible thanks to this revolutionary engine. 60 minutes of that and it’s back to base, where you’ll climb into the Honda powerboat for another 60 minute ride and your chance to drive for at least 10 minutes, learning fast turns and launching off the waves. Last it’s the Thunderbolt catamaran that skims along the surface of the water and weighs only 300kg, packing serious speed and agility. Another 60 minutes and at least 15 minutes driving the Thunderbolt and it’s back to a hot shower before your debrief and free photo presentation!
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Your experience begins at 10am with a safety briefing and an introduction to the boats. You will then get changed into the racing team kit and safety gear before heading onto the water. All boats have comfortable secure seating and the experience is suitable for all adventure seekers. Your experience will include an introduction, safety briefing and safety gear; a passenger ride aboard the Jet Viper; one hour on the Honda and Thunderbolt boats, including at least 10 minutes’ of driving time on each; a chance to try the offshore race circuit on both boats; debrief and souvenir photograph. You will be on the water for approximately 3 hours. Lunch is not included but there is a pub, a cafe and a restaurant on site.
Your voucher is valid for 10 months for one person. The experience is available on Fridays and weekends between April and October (dates may vary). Minimum age is 18 years. Maximum weight is 18 stone / 114kg. Maximum waist size: 55in/140cm (This is the maximum safe size of the lifejackets). Maximum age for men is 80 years, for women 60 years. Total time for experience is 6 hours, with 3 hours on the water. The centre does not include wheelchair access but disabled guests are encouraged to participate – please enquire for details. This experience is not suitable for those with a medical history including back, neck or spinal problems, osteoporosis, heart complaints, broken/fractured bones in the past 3 months, or those who are pregnant. The venue includes 3 of free parking (£1 per hour after), changing rooms/toilets and an on-site restaurant/bar and cafe. Life jackets are provided – it is recommended that you wear comfortable clothes, soft shoes/trainers, and bring sunglasses, sun lotion and a warm sweater. You will be provided with weatherproof jackets (Not waterproof). All boats are fitted with advanced safety features and instructors are fully qualified. There will be a maximum of 12 participants on the boat, 4 on the Honda’s and 3 on the Thunderbolt - plus instructor. The experience is operated by qualified commercial skippers and the vessels are coded for commercial use. All dates are subject to availability.