A regatta is a series of boat races. The term comes from the Venetian language, with regata meaning contest and typically describes racing events of rowed or sailed water craft, although some powerboat race series are also called regattas.
How many types of boats are there?
Five common types of boats are the rowboat, the sailboat, the motorboat, the raft, and the canoe.
What is a boat with 2 masts called?
A ketch is a two-masted sailboat whose mainmast is taller than the mizzen mast (or aft-mast), generally in a 40-foot or bigger boat. The name ketch is derived from catch.
What is a very large boat called?
noun. a very large boat used for carrying people or goods long distances.