Motor Powered Craft

Take your pick of exciting speed boats or watersports from Water Ski to Wakeboard or the RIBs and Power Boats that pull them, to Personal Watercraft ( Jetski, Skidoo etc ) or the upmarket Coastal Motor Cruisers , Yachts and Superyachts.

This guide provides an introduction to Motor Powered activities and gives you the essential information to get started such as the equipment that you will need, the cruising areas, where you can find training, holidays and where you can buy or hire a Personal Watercraft, Ribs and sports Boats, Waterski and Motor Power Cruiser.


Personal Watercraft (PWC)

Personal Watercraft (PWC) are all about speed and excitement, but easy handling and different sizes makes them suitable for everyone from families and groups to couples and individuals.  More about Personal Watercraft >

RIBs & Sports Boats

RIBs (Rigid Inflatable Boat) have a solid hull and a rubber tube round the gunwal. This means that a RIB can travel faster and more safely than an inflatable out at sea or in waves, making it an ideal first-time boat. More about RIBs & Sports Boats >

Water Skiing & Wakeboarding

Waterskiing and wakeboarding are guaranteed to get your adrenalin pumping. Whether carving turns or mastering tricks, you will quickly progress from standing up behind the boat or cable tow. More about Water skiing & Wakeboarding >

Power Boats & Cruisers 

Power Boats and cruisers are modern sleek boats that are built for exploring the UK's coast and inland waterways. They are capable of covering large distances quickly in a level of comfort and come in a variety of sizes.  More about Power Boat & Cruisers >

Boat Shows Southampton Boat Show 2018 

Leisure Boating Ideas

British Marine Leisure Boating

Looking for a Boating Holiday? Chartering a boat? Training? Experience days? Find out more from British Marine Leisure Boating - The Training, Charter and Holiday Professionals >