Have you ever wanted to feel like James Bond soaring across the water in a high-speed powerboat with the wind in your hair? Well you and a friend can feel that same rush in this Extreme Solent RIB Taster. You’ll both hop aboard an amazing RIB (rigid inflatable boat) featuring a 600hp engine incredible handling and superb acceleration for a thrilling 60 minute high-speed cruise off the Southampton coast. You better hold on tight as your qualified instructor navigates the RIB over the waves in a series of exhilarating twists and turns to show you what these spectacular boats are capable of. Perhaps you’ll experience a 180-degree turn or carve through the wash created in the wake of other vessels. Whatever high-speed techniques you experience you’re sure to have the ride of a lifetime in this wet and wild RIB taster.
On arrival at the marina you'll both be greeted by your instructor who will brief you on safety procedures and give you a demonstration of the safety equipment before taking you down to the pontoon to board the RIB. You'll then head out into Southampton Water and out to sea passing luxury cruise liner berths before turning south toward the Solent. From here it steps up a gear as you ride the swell or jump the wake from the super fast ‘Red Jet' Cats on the water. You'll be having the wet and wild ride of your life as your instructor demonstrates the kind of signature tight turns jumps and wake rides that these RIBs have become known for. This is the perfect taster to see what these machines can do in the right hands and an exhilarating experience that will take your breath away.
Hampshire - Southampton;
Virgin Experience Days