Speed Boats, A Fun Day In The Sun

Finding things to do with your family and friends can be hard. This is because of the simple fact that not everyone likes to do the same thing. The good news is that one of the fastest growing hobbies in America is boating. I think this is because people like to be out there on the open water with the wind blowing in their hair. The best way to do both of these tasks at once is with a speed boat. Unlike other boats, the speed boats are made for one thing, to go fast. Having a speed boat can be fun for families, but it seems like they are mostly used on a day out with your friends. A speed boat opens the door to many different activities that you could not do without it.

Speed Boat PicturePicture

Speed Boat PicturePicture

Speed boats are a great way to enjoy the lake in a way that you may have never been able to do before. Unlike other boats that tend to move slow, the speed boats skim across the waters surface very quickly. In fact, a lot of speed boats can reach speeds over 60 miles an hour. The only small problem with speed boats is the simple fact that they are made for speed. That being said, there is not much seating on these types of boats, and because of this, many families may prove to be too big to all get on the boat at the same time. However, these boats are not made to stay out there on the open water all day. These boats are more for enjoying the water in shorter outings, thus, you will see that most people that bring their speed boats out to the lake usually set up camp by the lake shore. This way they can bring back the boat, and different people can have a turn riding it.

Another reason why people like to set up camp on the lake shore is so they can all take turns suiting up to go water skiing. A speed boat makes this activity possible. A lot of the other family boats do not get going fast enough to make water skiing any fun. However, with a speed boat you can all take turns riding the waves the way it should be seen. If you have never been water skiing, then it is worth getting a speed boat just for that. It is unlike anything that you have ever done. Flying over the water at top speeds gives you a rush like you have never had. Like most things it takes a little bit of time to get the hang of it. However, once you do this is one hobby you are not going to be able to get enough of.

Speed Boat

Speed Boat

Sure you could go out to the store and buy something else fun for your family to do than a boat, but why would you want to. If you have the money to buy a boat and the time to use one, there is no reason not to have one. All your friends are going to be dying to get together with you on the weekends when ever you are taking the boat out for a spin. It’s great to make a whole day of going out to the lake. All you need to do is pack a lunch and bring some drinks from the house. Nothing beats being out there on the open water unless you are flying across it going 60 miles an hour. Once you get out there and see for yourself, you will know what I am talking about.



  1. Sean
    Posted December 28, 2009 at 7:58 pm |

    I absolutely love boating! I moved to Florida so I could enjoy the sea and sun year round and am very happy I did so. The only thing about boating is the marine gasoline costs. It does get expensive so I use a site called MarineFuel.com to compare local marina fuel prices.

  2. Pezani Simama
    Posted November 4, 2012 at 4:53 pm |

    Can u send me the prices of speed boats and the boat which looks like motor bike