Windsurfing is a type of sailing. This entertainment consists in running on the water a small board with a sail. The projectile itself is called a “sailing board” or “windsurf”, it consists directly of a small board (2 – 4.7 meters) made of floating material and a flexible sail.
In fact, this is also a sailing vessel, but without a helm, instead, it is controlled by tilting the mast and sail, or by tilting the board itself directly from side to side. A similar method is used when planing. Speed control depends on the installation of the sail relative to the wind, which is carried out using a boom (the crossbar for which the athlete holds).
Despite the dependence on the wind, water spaces can be plowed with any of its strength. It all depends on the practice and dexterity of the windsurfer. In addition, it is possible to perform some tricks (jumps, coups, etc.), but this is the lot of professionals. Continue reading
Descent by boat on a route in the highlands has long been known to extreme sports enthusiasts. Unlike other water sports, it does not require special skills, there are no age restrictions. Also, this sport is one of the more accessible types of extreme recreation in the mountains. Having tried river rafting with a low level of difficulty, people are captivated by the feeling of confidence that there is nothing complicated in this matter. As soon as a person enters a river with 4 difficulty levels, he begins to realize the whole risk. It is at the moment of intense fear that people remember that they are a team and become obsessed with one goal. Each person on board the boat turns into one living organism, following the instructions of the instructor. Obstacles are overcome with the help of precise and quick boat maneuvering, such as rapids, ramparts, stones, plums, barrels. Continue reading