This professional and amateur sandboard
competition is free to spectators; sandmasterpark.
Visitors can rent a sandboard
to blast off down the tall dunes, or if dune-buggy riding is their choice, families can bring their own off-roading vehicles or enjoy a tour-guided ride.
are ATOL protected The evening ended at a Bedouin camp, where we got the chance to slide down the dunes on a sandboard
, as well as enjoy more traditional pursuits like smoking shisha (or waterpipe).
After the competition, people were allowed to sandboard
as much as they wanted to, with a few safety tips from the organisers.
down the mammoth dunes of the Sahara, then trek on camel to the foot of the Atlas Mountains for extreme mountain biking.
Only a few hundred Chileans sandboard
, but they adore it.
cuts into the dune, sending sand rushing down the slope.
A web site for Sandboard
magazine promotes locations all around the world to enjoy dunes.
Jump--Josh Tenge will try to break his world record for the longest sandboarding backflip.
If you don't have your own sandboard
, rentals are available from Sand Master Park, 5351 Highway 101, where you also can sandboard
on nearby dunes.
If you are a bit of a show-off, you can stand on your sandboard
as it slides down the hill, but if you are a more cautious person, then you might settle for sitting on it while it slides.
May 23 -- Stage 5: Adventure -- Sandboard
time trials Location -- Sand Mountain near Fallon