Parascend - definition of parascend by The Free Dictionary
parascending (redirected from parascend)
(Extreme Sports) a sport in which a participant wears a parachute and becomes airborne by being towed by a vehicle into the wind and then descends by parachute
→ Paragliding nt
(bei dem der Start mit Hilfe eines Schnellboots erfolgt)
References in periodicals archive
This allows you to parascend
behind a vehicle and reel yourself in to take control of it, which is great fun.
Next day, I learn the ropes of topper (small dinghy) sailing, but you can also waterski, parascend
, jet-ski or go yachting.
The final straw for Christine, from Rutherglen, came when she tried to parascend
but was told by a lifeguard they didn't have a life jacket big enough for her 17-stone frame.