Boat Regulations

  • Limit on boat size of 19ft for traditional ski boats
  • Limit of outboard engine size to 150hp, unless for barefooting, when permission may be granted for 200hp
  • For inboard tournament ski boats (Mastercraft, Malibu), size limit is normally 21ft. Over this limit is conditional on the committees approval.
  • No cuddy cabins
  • No RIBS
  • No riding in the bow of bow-riders in our waters when skiing
  • Boat insurance compulsory with passenger, public liability and waterskier cover
  • Fire extinguisher, paddles, anchor, yellow warning flag for skiers must be carried. Your boat must be fitted with a ski mirror and a bow line, short enough so as not to get tangled up in the prop. (A full list of equipment will be given when your boat is safety checked)
  • Safety chain on trailer to be used when launching as back up for tow-hitch
  • Only persons 16 years old or over ¬†and hold a current membership are permitted to drive boats and launch vehicles.

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