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Czech Republic: Are these motorised surfboards the new Formula 1?02:11

Czech Republic: Are these motorised surfboards the new Formula 1?

Czech Republic, Brno
May 3, 2015 at 12:14 GMT +00:00 · Published

Michal Lostak from Jetsurf took the water on a lake near Brno to demonstrate what might just be the newest hype in water sport, Sunday. The Jetsurf motorised surf board is what he calls the "new Formula 1" on the water, combining surfing, snowboarding and motor sports.

Though the concept is new, several championships are already being organised all over the world, with several constructors trying to make it a top sport.

The Jetsurf boards consist of a carbon-fibre coat and a powerful engine inside. The prices range between €9,800 euros ($10,974) and €11,000 euros ($12,318), depending on the kind of engine.

Czech Republic: Are these motorised surfboards the new Formula 1?02:11
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Michal Lostak from Jetsurf took the water on a lake near Brno to demonstrate what might just be the newest hype in water sport, Sunday. The Jetsurf motorised surf board is what he calls the "new Formula 1" on the water, combining surfing, snowboarding and motor sports.

Though the concept is new, several championships are already being organised all over the world, with several constructors trying to make it a top sport.

The Jetsurf boards consist of a carbon-fibre coat and a powerful engine inside. The prices range between €9,800 euros ($10,974) and €11,000 euros ($12,318), depending on the kind of engine.

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