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riding on a wide board in the wake of the speedboat one is being pulled by
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A short, very broad water ski ridden in the manner of a surfboard by a person towed by a motorboat.

wake′board′er n.
wake′board′ing n.
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(Swimming, Water Sports & Surfing) the sport of riding over water on a short surfboard and performing stunts while holding a rope towed by a speedboat
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(ˈweɪkˌbɔr dɪŋ, -ˌboʊr-)

the water sport of riding or performing stunts on a short, wide board (wake′board`) while being pulled by a speedboat.
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n (Sport) → Wakeboarding nt, → Wakeboarden nt
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Although now, it is widely used by pro and non-pro athletes for their core training, a lot of gyms, people who do yoga, land training for surfings, wakeboarders and skimboarders, and more.
This large family-friendly pub looks out onto The Quay, a fresh water lake popular with wakeboarders and those who take part in other water sports.
Rubber bindings keep your feet firmly planted on the board, and advanced wakeboarders will throw in some aerial tricks and moves too.
Ranged against the top wakeboarders in the world, Raphael Trinidad came within 2.67 points of pocketing the gold medal in the men's category of the meet against three-time world champ Lior Sofel of Israel.
"This event is designed for the people who tow their boats behind their cars, not to mention the kayakers, surfers, wakeboarders and scuba-divers.
Wakeboarders are pulled across the water's surface on wakeboards by an overhead cable, with a feel similar to surfing or snowboarding.
With their "far out" attitude and unwavering determination, Kuwaiti women wakeboarders had taken on the challenge to show people that their country has the asset to compete against the world's top athletes.
However, the Wake Park lagoon at Al Zorah sees the boys and girls at Quest for Adventure employ a cable pulley system to make things a little more user-friendly and controlled and to allow novice wakeboarders to ease into the sport.
Home to the WSL World Surf League Tour and Quik Silver Pro Portugal Ericeira's challenging waves attract surfers and wakeboarders from across the globe.
Featuring the best moves from international and local wakeboarders,the show willbebroadcast onSaturday, 23rd of April, on OSN.
The $23,000 (Dhs84,473) electronically powered wakeboard allows wakeboarders to glide along on water without the help of ropes or attachment to a boat.