Poppen subsequently added a rope to the nose of the board, to help with balance, and in early 1966 he applied for a patent for his "Snurfer" -- a contraction of the words "snow" and "surfer." In the application, he claimed his invention was for a new activity that incorporated "surfboarding
, skate boarding and slalom water skiing." He might also have added that it would one day become one of the most popular sports in the Winter Olympics.
which can be done either in oceans or in surf parks, kiteboarding can be done even in a river or a lake.
competition, S and U highlights the art of single fin longboard surfing, a classic technique from the sport's golden age that does away with leashes and ropes-hence, the double entendre of a moniker.
More likely to involve school runs and trips to the supermarket or taking granny out to lunch than surfboarding
or training with the second XI.
With a multitude of activities for tourists like surfboarding
and windsurfing, this beach is a perfect place to unwind or tap along the beats of the drummers.
I'm much more sporty now with things like surfboarding
, I like extreme sports such as snowmobiling and jumping off things.
Problems included jellyfish stings, outdoor falls, swimming and surfboarding
injuries, DIY injuries, bites and burns, camping injuries, drunks, and elderly patients with multiple complex medical problems.
WITH ITS TROPICAL TEMPERATURES, balmy sea breezes, breathtaking sunsets, luaus, surfboarding
and laid-back lifestyle, Hawaii may be seen as complete paradise, but when disaster strikes it takes on a form rarely, if ever, seen on the mainland--like the potential for having a supermarket swallowed up by a river of flowing red-hot lava.
Jude, although a popular, surfboarding
daredevil, feels eclipsed by their mother's admiration for Noah's drawings.
As emphasized in our previous study (7), the ability to keep balance on an unstable support surface is extremely important in many sports events such as surfboarding
, skiing, figure skating, gymnastics and our daily life as when standing in moving trains.
The week before the semester started, was already surfboarding
the semantic undulations of 'Latino.' A graduate Latino Writing course must have sounded like a great idea, but in practice it afforded vague profit to students preparing to be professional scholars on Spanish-language texts.