Who is allowed to operate a Myrtle Beach Jet Ski?Are you old enough? 16 years old is the recommended age by the Personal Watercraft Industry Association. However, local and state laws may vary. State laws may also require operator training or a boating safety course. Jet ski rentals Myrtle Beach will require riders to be old enough to be able to use a jet ski. Action Water Sportz requires you to be 16 years old with a valid photo ID to drive alone. Any age can ride when accompanied by an adult. Parental consent is required if under age 18. Plan to arrive 30 minutes before your designated time for complete instructions on water safety and the operation of the Myrtle Beach Jet Ski. This time is NOT included in your paid adventure time.
Essential rules for Jet Ski safetyKnow and commit to following these essential rules for safe operation of our personal watercraft. Use good judgment and put safety first.
- Never ride after consuming alcohol or drugs. Local DUI laws are enforced on the waterway.
- Be aware of and respect your environment. Stay away from waterfront properties, ecologically sensitive areas and endangered species. Action Water Sports offers the largest riding area on the Intracoastal’s Waterway 10-20 miles of even ocean riding. We will instruct you are areas where you need to be cautious of your environment.
- Respect everyone on the water. There are lots of people sharing the waterway – boaters, skiers, surfers and swimmers. Please respect their rights to safety, access and use of the water.
- Adhere to all no-wake zones. There are areas on the waterway where you need to slow down and not cause a wake or wave. These areas are clearly marked and need to be observed.