racing boat


Also found in: Thesaurus, Wikipedia.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.racing boat - a boat propelled by oarsmen and designed for racingracing boat - a boat propelled by oarsmen and designed for racing
racing gig - a light narrow racing boat for two or more oarsmen
racing shell, shell - a very light narrow racing boat
small boat - a boat that is small
References in classic literature ?
Upon a river which wound through the grounds several crews in racing boats were rowing with great enthusiasm.
You're all in the ends of the earth, it seems to me, as soon as you get your necks out of the educational collar, for midsummer holidays, long vacations, or what not--going round Ireland, with a return ticket, in a fortnight; dropping your copies of Tennyson on the tops of Swiss mountains; or pulling down the Danube in Oxford racing boats.
I did some research and could only find one Cypriot man who had crossed the Atlantic on a racing boat before.
They are thought to be Iranian copies or derivatives of the Bladerunner, a British racing boat.
March 12, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The world's fastest offshore racing boat, Miss GEICO, begins its bid for a ninth world title with the first of 12 scheduled competitions of the 2105 season, including a photo opportunity for fans at the Palm Beach International Boat Show beginning Thursday, March 26.
The design, which was created on the 10ft sail of a racing boat, is the handywork of SRC Bede Sixth Form student, Laura Caveth-Marshall.
The first high-performance racing boat was completed and delivered in September 2013 and the boats are being launched at a rate of one every seven to eight weeks.
Seven boats, including a British entry, a Kuwaiti entry, two UAE entries and three boats from Oman entered in the IRC racing boat class.
For the ultimate turbine-powered racing boat, an agreement has been signed by Qatar Marine Sports Federation (QMSF).
In an article in Monday's Journal we reported that injured former soldier Steven Palmer's racing boat was bought for pounds 2.
A flying boat will also be in action and a racing boat driven by a former F1 world champion will take visitors on high-speed thrill trips.
Up to 50 per cent natural flax fibre has been incorporated in the structure of a racing boat prototype being sponsored by Huntsman Advanced Materials.