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Why We Love It

  • Powerful speedboats
  • Excellent skilled skipper
  • Our first ever wave jump
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What's Included

The thunderbolt racing boat experience is the ideal gift for thrill-seekers, as well as an enjoyable and adrenaline-filled activity for friends, this experience is guaranteed to get your blood pumping

Bolt across the water behind the wheel of the the South African Thunderbolt!   Agile, responsive and great fun on calm water, you will be accelerating and changing direction faster than the speed of lightning. This catamaran powerboat is safe and comfortable to ride in.

After a short trip down the river, the instructor will power up the Thunderbolt engine – cue to hold on tight and get ready for a wet and wild ride as your experienced instructor guides you through handling this racing beast!

You’ll experience instruction on cornering and racing techniques, wave jumping and high-speed take offs during your ride. You will share the driving of this powerboat with one to two other participants so each person has at least 13 minutes hands-on driving time.

What to expect:

  • 90 minutes at the venue
  • One full hour on the water
  • AT LEAST 13 minutes of hands on driving

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About your Speed Boat

The thunderbolt is converted thundercat, a high speed and dynamic boat originally built for South African surf life saving. Featured in the Thunder Cat surf racing series, this nipper packs a punch despite it’s small size, don’t underestimate it!

The Thunderbolt is fitted with a distinctive and unique dual control system which allows for the safe operation of this boat by any level of experience.  The highly trained skippers  will show you how to really put these boats through their paces!

Saber Sports is the UKs’ only speed boat experience provider that allow their clients to drive genuine Offshore Honda Formula 4 Stroke Racing Boats, operating on Solent Waters for just over 28 years and have grown to become one of the most successful powerboat experience providers within Europe.

Jet Viper
This 450 Horse Power Jet Power Beast will have you screaming for more as you experience high speed turns, slides, jumps and crash stops all in the safe hands of a fully qualified and highly trained skipper​.

Take the Wheel and Feel the Speed in one of the UK’s fastest Honda Formula 4-Stroke championship boats with up to three other passengers and release your inner adrenaline junkie!

Bolt across the water behind the wheel of the South African Thunderbolt! The most nimble of the three, you will be accelerating and changing direction faster than the speed of lightning.

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  • All participants must be 8 Years +
  • Season April to October
  • Voucher valid for 12 months from purchase


Address:  Shamrock Quay, William Street, Northam, Southampton, SO14 5QL

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