FAQ

What is a water bike? What is its performance? Is cycling difficult?                          Is there a minimum age and a maximum age to use the water bike? Is it suitable to be rented?  How can I carry it?                       Can the water bike be considered like a pedal boat?                      Is water bike a sport discipline? Where can I use the water bike? Which guarantee do I have on my bike?

What is a water bike?

The water bike is a bike having two floats and a propeller for propulsion, instead of wheels.

What is its performance?

The average of a beginner is 7km/h; on average, an expert is able to reach 9km/h or a maximum of 12 km.

Is cycling difficult?                         

No, it is safer and more stable than a traditional bike.

Is there a minimum age and a maximum age to use the water bike?

A 8-years old child can easily use this bike.
We happened to rent a water bike to a man aged 83 years.

Is it suitable to be rented? 

Yes, the simplicity of the mechanics and the ease of assembly of the water bike make it extremely resistant and intuitive.

How can I carry it?                      

It comes with a backpack where you can store the whole bike, except for the frame that is carried manually. It fits the boot of the car. It has a total weight of 19kg.

Can the water bike be considered like a pedal boat?                     

No, there is a huge difference.
The pedal boat is a means to go on water at very low speed, while the water bike "runs on water".

The speed difference is very high: a pedal boat can reach a maximum speed of 2-3km/h.

Is water bike a sport discipline?

The waterbike is a new and innovative product, which came out only recently. We believe that local and international competitions may take place in the future.

Where can I use the water bike?

In all rivers, lakes and sea that are at least 70 cm deep.

Which guarantee do I have on my bike?

The manufacturer guarantees the frame for 10 years. Everything else is considered wear material with a maximum of 6 months guarantee.