Smartwave Skippa

All our boating enjoyment with this user-friendly dinghy.

With it’s light weight and superb stability, this boat is great for kids, yacht tender and those ‘get away from it’ situations.

Great to transport as a car topper and easy to store. You will love it!

The SmartWave BL2500 “Skippa" dinghy has been designed by New Zealand’s leading hull designer, Scott Robson. The super stable BL2500 is constructed from single skinned Polyethylene and virtually indestructible and maintenance free. Motor and oar provisions give maximum versatility as a yacht tender, pleasure boat, fishing dinghy or duck shooting platform. The bow eye provides a sturdy tow point and locking point for storage. For ease of transportation, this tough little dingy will fit on a roof rack, in the back of a pick up or on a small trailer.

Important information for using a trailer

Your boat is your valuable possession and must be carried with care.

The correct trailer configuration is absolutely important, so you get that optimum performance onc eon the water.

Any trailer used to support SmartWave must macth the following checklist.


  • Hull must be supported solely by longitudinal skids/bunks.
  • Longitudinal skids must be positioned close beside the inner side of the reverse chines.
  • Skid length must be capable of supporting at least 70% of the hull length.
  • Skids must support past the stern by at least 50mm.
  • Skids must have a contact surface being of plastic or carpet.
  • Trailer must have an entry roller and bow roller or snub block.
  • Keel rollers can be used but must not be load bearing.

Get in touch

Your SmartWave dealer on the North Coast NI.

River Lake Sea
58 Coleraine Road
Northern Ireland
Phone: +44 (0) 28 708 250 67
Mobile: +44 (0) 7725 144 784


  • Horse Power – 4
  • Length – 2500mm
  • Beam Exterior – 1420mm
  • Internal Height – 440mm
  • Dead Rise – 11°
  • Hull Weight – 49kg
  • Hull Thickness – 6mm
  • Capacity – 250kg
  • Adults (max) – 2
  • Transom Capacity – 24kg


  • 3 x Seating Positions
  • 1 x Rowing Positions
  • Life Line
  • Light Weight
  • Bow Cleat
  • Removable Seating


  • Dinghy Dolly Wheels
  • Beach Trolley
  • Oar Kit

Available Colours

Why Smartwave?

    • Virtually indestructible
    • Virtualy un-sinkable
    • Maintenance free
    • Durable one-piece mould
    • No osmosis, corrosion, rot or rust
    • Unrivaled hull thickness
    • Double skin
    • Positive buoyancy
    • Range of colour options
  • Fully recyclable