water sport


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Noun1.water sport - sports that involve bodies of waterwater sport - sports that involve bodies of water
swim, swimming - the act of swimming; "it was the swimming they enjoyed most": "they took a short swim in the pool"
surfboarding, surfing, surfriding - the sport of riding a surfboard toward the shore on the crest of a wave
water-skiing - skiing on water while being towed by a motorboat
athletics, sport - an active diversion requiring physical exertion and competition
fin - propel oneself through the water in a finning motion
paddle - swim like a dog in shallow water
crawl - swim by doing the crawl; "European children learn the breast stroke; they often don't know how to crawl"
breaststroke - swim with the face down and extend the arms forward and outward while kicking with the leg
backstroke - swim on one's back
dive - plunge into water; "I was afraid to dive from the board into the pool"
belly-flop - dive so that one hits the water with one's belly
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The Adomi International River Festival is a maiden water sport tourism event being organised by Apprise Music and Media, in partnership with the Asuogyaman District Assembly and Akwamu Traditional Council in Atimpoku.
As participation in the water sport activities has led to increasing accident and fatality rates, manufacturers are mainly concentrating on offering personal watercrafts equipped with safe features
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A water sport player said, "This camp helps us stay fit mentally and physically.
Khalid Al Zahed, WPPA VP, said: "The high demand from international cities to host the World Cup Series indicates its popularity among global communities and water sport lovers.
It is expected that by the end of the project we will have worked out a strategy of water sport development, which will help us to attract investors and bring the water sport in the country to the international level," Ibragimov added.
Kayak enthusiasts can try out the exhilarating water sport easily at Heolddu and Newbridge Leisure Centres twice weekly.
Being a leading online watersports website for decades, Boatworld stock a huge range of towables and inflatable watersports toys, wakeboards, water skis, Wetsuits & Dry suits for customers' water sport fun.
It will include boat and equipment storage, year-round training facilities, office and conference space, training and meeting rooms, a staging area and launching docks, and a finishing tower and timing system that will complete a 1,000-metre race course for hosting major water sport tourism events.
Summary: ABU DHABI -- Fun and competition in the water, sky and on land have been mesmerising visitors at Al Gharbia Water Sport Festival, which concludes tomorrow.
The St Lucian by Rex resort is set on Reduit Beach in the north of the island and offers everything you need for a great holiday whether you prefer to lounge in the sun, soak up some local culture or learn a water sport (which are free for all-inclusive guests, including sailing, windsurfing, motorised water sports and use of the Royal Spa).
A quarry site in Staffordshire may become a regional water sport centre in plans unveiled for a 14,000-acre riverside leisure area on the Trent and Tame.