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Different Kind Of Water Sports

Today, one has the widest options for the water sports to choose from. Never have been there so many different kind of water sports ever before. This clearly indicates the rise of adventurous spot in many and also the love for water. The purpose of this page is to throw some light on different water sports, in, out and over water, being enjoyed by many.

In the water

One of the most popular sports in the water includes Swimming, which one can enjoy in pool or in open water. Triathlon, another in the water sport is a combination of swimming, cycling and running. Rescue swimming is enjoyed keeping in mind the goal to rescue other swimmers.

Another favorite water sport is the Water polo, which is a team sport. Synchronized swimming is a hybrid of swimming, gymnastics, and ballet. People also enjoy Water aerobics as aerobics in the water. Similarly, Water gymnastics is gymnastics in the water. Snorkeling, another water sport in this category is the practice of swimming at the surface being equipped with a mask and a short tube called a snorkel.

Under water

There are different water sports under water with each sport offering the ultimate fun that is unique to it. Thousands of water sports lovers can’t resist the thrill and adventure of Scuba diving, which is swimming under water using a breathing apparatus. Free-diving, on the other hand, uses no breathing apparatus.

Several sports lovers enjoy Underwater hockey, where hockey is played under water with short wooden curved sticks and a heavy puck. Team players wear diving masks, snorkels, and fins. But they must surface to breathe while team mates continue the game on the pool bottom.

Underwater rugby is another very poplar under water sport, where two teams try to score goals by sending a slightly negatively buoyant ball into the opponents' goal,

which is situated on the bottom of the pool.

Numerous contests worldwide are arranged every year for the underwater photography, an emerging sport and fast rising in popularity. New technology and digital cameras have revolutionized how many divers participate.

On the water

Different kind of water sports on the water are as challenging to the body and mind of the person as nay other sport. In Skurfing, participant "skurfs" behind a boat on a surfboard. Boating, Canoeing, Fishing , Flowboarding, Jet Ski, Kayaking are some other water sports enjoyed on the water.

Kite surfing is done on flat water using a kite for propulsion. In Parasailing, a person is towed behind a vehicle which is usually a boat while attached to a parachute. Some other water spots under this category are Rafting, Rowing, Sailing ,Windsurfing , Yachting sail etc;

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