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addaword.gifdefinition of wakeboarding

noun
a type of water sport in which athletes are pulled by a boat and use the wake created to jump and spin in the air
One of the most serious injuries as a result of wakeboarding is a concussion.
Submitted from United Kingdom on 12/02/2013 13:15:00
Definition of wakeboarding from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online

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