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  Water sport (recreation) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
A water sport is a form of recreation where water (other than drinking water) is an essential aspect of the activity.
These water sports should not be confused with watersports, as in urolagnia.
For a list of such sports, divided according the participants' position at, below, or above the surface of the water, see list of water sports.
www.wikipedia.org /wiki/Water_sport_(recreation)   (131 words)

  
 List of water sports - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Water polo is a team ball sport played in water.
Snorkeling is the practice of swimming at the surface (typically of the sea) being equipped with a mask and a short tube called a snorkel.
Water skiing is using skis to slide over the water while being pulled by a boat or other device
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/List_of_water_sports   (531 words)

  
 List of sports - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Sports where players use racquets to hit a ball or other object.
Sports in which skis or snowboards are used.
Sports where the main objective is to hit a certain target.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/List_of_sports   (225 words)

  
 List of water sports: Just the facts...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
There are a large number of sport (An active diversion requiring physical exertion and competition) s that involve water (Binary compound that occurs at room temperature as a clear colorless odorless tasteless liquid; freezes into ice below 0 degrees centigrade and boils above 100 degrees centigrade; widely used as a solvent).
Water polo (A game played in a swimming pool by two teams of swimmers who try to throw an inflated ball into the opponents' goal) is a team ball sport played in water.
Snorkeling (Skin diving with a snorkel) is the practice of swimming at the surface (typically of the sea) being equipped with a mask and a short tube called a snorkel (Air passage provided by a retractable device containing intake and exhaust pipes; permits a submarine to stay submerged for extended periods of time).
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/l/li/list_of_water_sports.htm   (888 words)

  
 Water Safety : National Water Safety Forum : Water Sports Safety
The list of water sports that people engage in is very extensive and their popularity is ever increasing.
Many people participate in water sports, the British Marine Federation (BMF) estimates that 451,000 boats are kept in the UK and about 3 million people, over the age of 16, enjoy boating and watersports.
By illustrating the risks involved in water sports the object is not to deter people from participating but to encourage them to get adequate training and education and reduce the likelihood of injury.
www.nationalwatersafety.org.uk /watersportssafety   (372 words)

  
 List of water sports: Just the facts...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Water aerobics is aerobics (Exercise that increases the need for oxygen) in the water
Boating (Water travel for pleasure) is the use of boats
Water skiing (additional info and facts about Water skiing) is using skis to slide over the water while being pulled by a boat or other device
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/L/Li/List_of_water_sports.htm   (888 words)

  
 Water Sports Sports Links - RealSportsNetwork.com
Water Sports I hate women because they always know where things are.
Half the tracks, in fact, were recorded in a dismal, cheap basement eight-track studio with puddles of water on the fl Water Sports "People demand freedom only when they have no power." (Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche) To expect defeat is nine-tenths of defeat itself.
That which provides the fire, the pot, the dinner, the table and the knife and fork for the anarchist; the part of the repast that himself supplies is the disg Each of us has a spark of life inside us, and our highest endeavor ought to be to set off that spark in one another.
www.realsportsnetwork.com /Water_Sports.html   (1933 words)

  
 The Telegraph - Calcutta : Northeast   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Guwahati, Aug. 24: The uncertainty over whether kayaking, canoeing and rowing will be included in the list of water sports disciplines for the 33rd National Games lingers with the authorities yet to finalise a venue.
Various sports organisation and local residents have requested the authorities to hold these events at the Deepor Beel here, but sources in the state forest department said they were yet to specify the exact location in the waterbody where the competitions were proposed to be held.
The sources said a resolution adopted at a meeting of the State Board of Wildlife yesterday decided that the forest department would now hold discussions with the sports authorities for the exact location, area and dimension of the site where the disciplines were proposed to be held.
www.telegraphindia.com /1050825/asp/northeast/story_5152348.asp   (264 words)

  
 List of sports - Encyclopedia.WorldSearch   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Sports that are played in, on or near the water:
If UNC basketball is something of a religion in North Carolina--and it is--longtime coach Dean Smith is certainly its patron saint.
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encyclopedia.worldsearch.com /list_of_sports.htm   (265 words)

  
 Water Sports   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Summer camps for teenagers ages 13 to 19, with tropical marine biology, sailing certification, PADI scuba diving, wakeboarding, water skiing, windsurfing, exploration and adventure.
Devoted to the joy of floating on slow moving, flatwater, rivers on an innertube, focusing on rivers in the Southeastern United States.
Provides history about each sport, reviews on products, beginners guides, where to find your local club, and where to buy equipment and clothes.
demo.focalmedia.net /tseekdemo/Sports/Water_Sports   (275 words)

  
 Water Sports
He is certified by the American College of Sports Medicine as a Medical Exercise Specialist and by the American Council on Exercise.
Surfing is an exhilarating sport, but it's difficult and dangerous to learn, unless you're well-informed, prepared, and respectful of the ocean's powers.
This remarkable narrative of Daniel Duane’s life on the water is enhanced by good-humored explanations of the physics of wave dynamics, the intricate art of surfboard design, and lyrical, sharp-eyed descriptions of the flora and fauna of the Pacific wilderness.
www.coolteenbooks.com /w/Water_Sports   (3126 words)

  
 Ocho Rios - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Ocho Rios is a city on the northern coast of Jamaica.
It is a popular tourist destination, well known for scuba diving and other water sports.
Several of the best resorts in Jamaica are located in close proximity to the city of Ocho Rios, including the celebrated all-inclusive Sans Souci Resort and Spa, the venerable Jamaica Inn and Royal Plantation.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Ocho_Rios   (304 words)

  
 Read about List of water sports at WorldVillage Encyclopedia. Research List of water sports and learn about List of ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
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There are a large number of sports that involve
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 Water Sports - Amazing Water Sports Guide   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
water skiing, surfing, windsurfing, rowing, canoeing, sailing, synchronised swimming and white water rafting.
Water Sports Marketing Digest is a free subscribed weekly...
Water Sports ie, each book must be in subject 1 AND subject 2 AND...
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 Water Sports   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Water sports portal with a business directory, forum, event calendar and general information pertaining to the water sports.
News, list of events, results, and links for all British water sports.
Listings are by country and include details, contact information, and Web site.
www.joeant.com /DIR/cat/6638/Water_Sports   (169 words)

  
 Water Sports - .   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Sports Directory is a human edited directory, which only includes quality sites that we have approved, in the interest of creating a comprehensive directory of quality sports resources.
Water sports magazine for boat towed sports including water skiing, wakeboarding, barefooting, and boating with interviews, articles, tips, tricks, news, discussion forum, classifieds, and photos....
A sports car which can plane across water at the touch of a button is given a test drive on the Thames.
www.sports-directory.us /dir/28/1.php   (1396 words)

  
 Encyclopedia: List of water sports
Water (from the Old English word wæter; c.
Underwater rugby is rugby played under water with a ball that has been rendered
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 Easy Media List - Water Sports media contact list - contact national media covering Water Sports
Create your media contact list of Water Sports media in the United States.
The cost of your customized list will be displayed on the next page.
Find Water Sports media web sites at Mondo Times, the worldwide media guide.
www.easymedialist.com /topic/watersports.html   (184 words)

  
 Water Sports in Cancun
Playa Linda, Playa Langosta, Playa Tortugas and Playa Caracol are ideal for water sports and swimmers of all levels.
Green or blue flags indicate that the water is calm, yellow means swim with caution while red or fl means danger, don’t go into the water.
The best place to water ski is in the calm waters of Laguna Nichupté or in the sheltered waters of the Bahia de Mujeres.
www.visitcancun.com /water_sports_in_cancun.htm   (1686 words)

  
 Water Sports
Water temperatures usually rise into the mid to upper 70 degree range before the end of April, rise into the 80's for the summer and stay warm well into October.
Through the process of teaching thousands of beginners of all ages over the past four decades, we have developed methods of instruction that bring families back year after year to improve their skiing skills and enjoy "hydrotherapy" behind our ski boats.
Along with the water skiing, The Chalet Club offers other forms of water sports that take place behind our pontoon and ski boats - all using the latest equipment from Connelly.
www.chaletclub.com /watrspt.htm   (812 words)

  
 LIST OF WATER SPORTS
There are a large number of sports that are related to water.
Underwater hockey is hockey played under water with short wooden Y-shaped sticks and a heavy puck.
Wind surfing on flat water using wind for propulsion in combination with sails
www.websters-online-dictionary.org /definition/LIST+OF+WATER+SPORTS   (445 words)

  
 CTV.ca - Que. towns top world list of best drinking water - CTV News, Shows and Sports -- Canadian Television
Generally, the more natural water is, the better it tastes and the better it fares in competition.
The ideal water is colourless and clear, odour-free, with a balanced mouth feel and no single overpowering taste or aftertaste.
Tasting is subjective, with individual preferences often influenced by childhood experience or acquired tastes, as a trial run before the judging showed.
www.ctv.ca /servlet/ArticleNews/print/CTVNews/1024895739380_20304939/?hub=CTVNewsAt11&subhub=PrintStory   (466 words)

  
 Boater101 > Features > Extreme Water Sports
The original boating adrenaline sport, water skiers are changing with the times and picking it up a notch.
Today’s water skiers are using better technology to push the limits of this sport to go faster and jump higher or even go barefoot.
A relatively new sport, kite surfing combines the use of boards (similar to windsurfers or wakeboards) and small parachute shaped kites called inflatables (single-sided) or foils (double-sided).
www.boater101.com /features/extreme.aspx   (403 words)

  
 List of water sports - TheBestLinks.com - Aquatics, Boat, Cycling, Diving, ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
List of water sports - TheBestLinks.com - Aquatics, Boat, Cycling, Diving,...
Aquatics, List of water sports, Boat, Cycling, Diving, Fencing, Gymnastics, Jet...
Surfacing to breathe is only allowed without the ball.
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 Water Sports - SezzA Human-Edited Directory
ActionQuest - Summer camps for teenagers ages 13 to 19, with tropical marine biology, sailing certification, PADI scuba diving, wakeboarding, water skiing, windsurfing, exploration and adventure.
Water Warehouse provides the discount winter swimming pool supplies you need.
TPJC Sea Sports Club - The only junior college in Singapore that offers sea sports as CCA.
www.sezza.com /pseek/Sport/Water_Sports   (683 words)

  
 Open Directory - Sports: Disabled   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Disability Sports - Overview of sports organizations and offerings, classification systems, major competitions and summaries of recent research papers on disability sport topics; from the Department of Kinesiology at Michigan State University.
Dwarf Athletic Association of America - Forms, news, events, contacts and association information from this organization that promotes sports for individuals who are dwarfs as a result of chondrodysplasia or related causes.
National Disability Sports Alliance (NDSA) - National coordinating body for competitive sports for individuals with cerebral palsy, traumatic brain injuries and survivors of stroke.
dmoz.org /Sports/Disabled   (447 words)

  
 LocalPin - Water Sports   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
You searched for Water Sports in World in English.
Results 1 to 10 of 15 matching Water Sports in Sports in All in the location World :
The content of the LocalPin regional search engine is based on the Open Directory and is enhanced using LocalPin's own data and technology.
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 Learn more about List of sports in the online encyclopedia.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Learn more about List of sports in the online encyclopedia.
You are here: Online Encyclopedia > List of sports
Hint: Play with putting spaces before and after your words to see the different results you get.
www.onlineencyclopedia.org /l/li/list_of_sports.html   (243 words)

  
 : Main Sports Directory Team Sports Directory   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
All your needs for the sporting enthusiasts to fans who support their team.
It is the thoughts and opinions about everything that happens with ISU Cyclone sports from a true fans perspective.
During the 1920s, the period often referred to as the golden age of sports, the name Rockne of Notre Dame was as well known as that of any figure of public life.
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