The sport of riding on a short, wide board resembling a surfboard and performing acrobatic manoeuvres while being towed behind a motor boat.
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- Kite surfing fuses some of the skills of surfing, wind surfing and wakeboarding.
- On offer at this little slice of heaven is water-skiing, wakeboarding, and knee boarding.
- But while Lewis likes skiing and will teach it if asked, wakeboarding is the sport of the future, he said.
1990s: from wake2, on the pattern of surfboarding.
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- The usual mechanism for this injury is the edge of the wakeboard catching the water and suddenly stopping and decelerating the wakeboarder.
- The world's best male and female wakeboarders packed Long Beach Marine Stadium today, as an enthusiastic crowd of 6,350 enjoyed its first ever X Games Wakeboard competition.
- An avid water skier, wakeboarder and slalom waterskier, Benshoof sustained a serious cut to his head while water skiing in August 2000.
Definition of wakeboarding in:
- The US English dictionary