On the Water: Watersports

  1. On the Water / Watersports

    How to water ski

    Brett Becker
    Sep 20, 2021

    Learning to waterski can be amusing for spectators, but our guide can help you make those first steps as smooth as possible. …Read More

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    How to start your kids dinghy sailing

    Paula Irish
    Aug 16, 2021

    Getting your kids into dinghy sailing can be hugely rewarding and a great way of introducing them to skills which will stand them in good stead for any pastime on the water. Paula Irish shares her top tips gleaned from the experience of introducing her two children to the sport. …Read More

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    Stand Up Paddleboards: SUP for fun and fitness

    Carol Cronin
    Aug 13, 2021

    If you crave more time on the water, check out the quickest way to get out on your local bay, river, or harbor: paddleboarding, also called Stand Up Paddleboard or SUP for short. …Read More

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    How to Drive a Personal Watercraft

    Brett Becker
    Jul 19, 2021

    Driving a personal watercraft isn't as easy as you might imagine, our guide has some handy tips to ensure success and help keep you safe. …Read More

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    Best boating holiday ideas

    Gael Pawson
    Jun 28, 2018

    We run through a few sailing and boating holiday options, from beach-based dinghy sailing to cruising flotilla or bareboat options… what could be better than enjoying a week or two on the water? …Read More

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    Powerboat racing

    Alex Smith
    Dec 25, 2017

    Ever fancied racing a powerboat, or simply interested in learning more about powerboat racing? All you need to know. …Read More

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    How to wakeboard

    Kim Koditek
    Sep 8, 2016

    Starting with the basics, we’ll help you make your first breakthrough in learning how to wakeboard. …Read More

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    Olympic Sailing: US Sailing contends for medals

    John Burnham
    Aug 1, 2016

    US Sailing will have athletes in all 10 classes and could realistically walk away with two or more medals. …Read More

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    Olympic Rowing medal predictions for Rio

    Doug Logan
    Jul 27, 2016

    With the Rio Olympics only a few weeks away it’s time to focus on some of the great rowers who will be there. …Read More

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    Watersports: towable boat toys

    Kim Koditek
    Jul 19, 2016

    If you don't know the difference between a wake skater and a wing tuber, this is the guide to towsports you need to read. Kim Koditek reports. …Read More

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