Wetbike


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Wetbike

(ˈwɛtˌbaɪk)
n
trademark a small watercraft for one person, which skims across water on two skis that act as a hydrofoil
Translations
Wassermotorrad
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He'll be on a Wetbike flying across some lake at 40 mph.
While Jet Skis steer much like a boat from the rear, the steering of a Wetbike is much more like that of a motorcycle.
I found a YouTube video of the Wetbike and said, `I've got to have one.
Anybody who has a Wetbike most of the time has a Surfjet somewhere," he said.
CUTLINE: (1) Tim Wolcott rides his restored Wetbike on Pierpoint Meadow Pond in Dudley.
The 25-year-old Charlton resident works at Spencer Auto Body in Spencer repairing cars damaged in collisions, but when he goes home, he tinkers with contraptions most people have never seen before, including Wetbikes.
I turned up at Channel View slipway, Grangetown, recently to launch my Suzuki wetbike and was told that this type of craft was banned from the Bay waters.
I WRITE regarding the use of wetbikes and similar personal watercraft in Cardiff Bay (Viewpoints, August 13).
I was told by the Harbour Authority that jet-skis and wetbikes were not allowed in the Bay.
We locals who paid for the barrage to be built and are now paying for its upkeep are not allowed to launch our jet-skis and wetbikes, yet outsiders can when it suits the Harbour Authority.