Video: Lock Haven Regatta Brings Adrenaline Rush

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For spectators who have the need for speed, the American Power Boat Association offers a driving class.

“We teach them all about land instruction and then we get them out in the boat and give them a ride,” said Dave Deck, APBA driving school instructor.

Sean Haines and his son Brenan of Lock Haven have been coming to the regatta for years.

“It’s always been a childhood dream to try and race, and this year he brought it up to me, let’s go racing. We’re doing it,” Brenan said.

“I just learned about this a year ago. A friend of mine was going to do it. He didn’t do it and I said I’m going to do it next year and got my son excited about it. Wife is not too excited but we’re doing it,” Sean said.

The class costs $50. Drivers get to take laps on the water and even race an instructor.

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