skimboarding


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skim·board·ing

 (skĭm′bôr′dĭng)
n.
The sport of riding a skimboard over shallow water on a beach and into oncoming waves. The board is usually tossed ahead and jumped on after a running approach.
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DB has worked to progress skimboarding for over twelve years, pushing its growth both through innovative product development and strong media marketing.
INTRODUCTION, METHODOLOGY & PRODUCT DEFINITIONS Study Reliability and Reporting Limitations I-1 Disclaimers I-2 Data Interpretation & Reporting Level I-2 Quantitative Techniques & Analytics I-3 Product Definitions and Scope of Study I-3 Summer Boardsport I-3 Surfing I-3 Windsurfing I-4 Skateboarding I-4 Bodyboarding I-4 Wakeboarding I-4 Kiteboarding I-4 Skimboarding I-4 Snowboarding I-4 II.
In fact, I've stood on shore just outside of public swimming areas as massive tarpon took every inch of line off my reel, never stopping, and I've caught snook to 30 pounds or more right next to children wading and skimboarding.
Dr Leatherman said: "It's popular for swimmers, surfers, sunbathers and beachcombers and is very flat, so it's great for skimboarding and walking.
Skimboarding is gaining muscle with young athletes, especially along Florida's Gulf Coast, where legions of sinewy youngsters are defying gravity--and competing for titles.
2 -- 3 -- color) Rick Stark, above, of Ventura sends up a spray while skimboarding last week at Deer Creek Beach near Los Angeles/Ventura County line.
Having already set the standard for skateboarding and snowboarding in previous Rose Parades, Tillman and Friends are now going to enjoy a little fun in the sun in this tropical floral setting while showing off their skimboarding skills and having a splash with their dock-jumping dog friends, while riding on the world's heaviest float.
Skimboarding has been an underground sport for a long time but is gaining incredible popularity.
Wyse - who doesn't miss a chance to get on any type of board - supplements his snowboarding with skimboarding at the beach as well as wakeboarding at the lake.
SkimChicks, a grassroots organization with a vision for elevating and legitimizing female skimboarding, today announced its sponsorship of the 34th Annual Victoria Skimboards World Championship of Skimboarding, coinciding with the company's signing of 15 athletes as new SkimChicks and the addition of the first all-female professional division competition at the event June 19-20.
World's Best Skimboarders to Ride the World's Best Skimboarding Break at Aliso Beach, Laguna Calif.
And southern Delaware has become a popular destination for youth sports in recent years in its own right, with venues and events including the expansive Sports at the Beach complex and the Senior League Softball World Series, as well as summertime activities ranging from skimboarding and surfing competitions to regional swimming events.