Snapshot, 1979: Helicopter parents on speedboats
For Peter and Jan Armstrong — speedboat racers and residents of the coastal town of Worthing — they know all too well that there are precious few nice days to get out on the water with their children, and when a good day arrives, they must make the most of it. Enter the speedboats. For what better way to spend a summer day than dividing up your family into two teams and battling against each other in a friendly little race?
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