jet boat


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jet boat

[′jet ‚bōt]
(naval architecture)
A boat propelled by one or more engines that expel powerful jets of water.
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Jet boats are just too loud, he says, and they don't allow him and his friends to reach many of the shallow spots he frequents.
Outside McAnulty's window, she can see a row of buoys bobbing in the azure water, a lake known to jet boat racers competing in the weekend's Bi-Mart Summer Clash as a good place to run, because the wind blows in consistently.
The 2008 Trex World Jet Boat Championships scheduled for several locations in Southern Oregon and California will still be held from May 18 to May 26.
Authorised by Sea-Doo, the C-Eagle model is the first high quality jet boat manufactured in the Middle East, delivering an unparalleled boating experience with its technology, performance and design, said a statement from the company.
As luck would have it, Gene's friend Brad owned an 18-foot jet boat, and he was willing to join us on our hunt and be our boat captain.
As well as the carnival, there will be water ski, jet boat and wakeboard displays, as well as aircraft and RNLI displays.
them, a jet boat slams through the river's chop trailed upstream by
The product includes an NZONE tandem sky dive, downhill mountain bike trails at Rabbit Ridge Bike Resort, a shotover jet boat trip, AJ Hackett bungee and a variety of ski combo pass options as add- ons for those travelling in NZ's winter season, including an organised day itinerary.
The third request was received at 3.05pm when the crew went to the aid of a jet boat which had broken down and was towed to Menai Bridge.
Two jet boat rides - the first an hour north of Queenstown on a nature-led quest with Wanaka River Journeys, and with only three inches of water in places; the second a more harum-scarum experience with the Huka Falls Jet operation, on the Huka River, in the mountainous middle of North Island.
In Glenorchy I boarded another jet boat to zoom back to Queenstown along the Dart River, past the mountain where Gandalf (Ian McKellen) battled the Balrog.