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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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Set on the edge of a horseshoe-shaped lake, Wildshore has a sandy beach where participants can eat a picnic or build a sandcastle, and also a cosy indoor centre with changing areas and showers, as well as equipment including paddleboards, wetsuits and wakeboards which are all included within the price.
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