One reason why people love their boats so much is because they open the door to a variety of watersports. Whether we have our own boat or are planning to hire one, there are several sports that we can try out with it. Sailing is a sport in itself, with some boats being especially made for just this purpose.
If we have the right equipment, we can also have fun on jet skis behind our boat. Sports like these are thrilling and require a certain amount of skill. Even if we just try them out occasionally, these activities can make memories to last a lifetime. Again, we have to make sure that the boat in use is suitable for jet skiing purposes.
There are also several other types of sporting boats–kayaks, canoes, rafts, dragon boats, etc. Their very construction is what makes them part of a specific water sports. All in all, the fun factor is just another reason why Americans love their boats so much. Have a look at the various types and their roles in the infographic below: