Wednesday, September 2, 2009
Wakeboarding 2 Vigdis S. Aas The history of this sport called wakeboarding goes back a couple of decades, is actually a combination of sports, skiing, snowboarding and surfing. For years the surfing is the sport of beach lot, but Tony Finn skurfer developed in 1985 in San Diego. Skurfer wakeboard is called and the use of a combination of skiing and surfing. To do the sport that uses a small table and was towed by a boat, while the pilot made several movements in surfing style. The trip was the vision of snowboarding and skate style with some 'snow. In the beginning, not the cards? If you do not have a strap on foot and was the pilot at any point on the board and tried to stay on board as possible. In 'Summer of 1985, foot straps were added to the tables. This was an interesting innovation at that time, because he came from two different people at the same time and each person who was not aware of others. They were both from Texas Jimmy Redmon and Tony Finn. Thanks to this innovation, more jumps and tricks can be inserted into the sport. The sport has become more dynamic and free style. All pilots are trying to find new ways to get attention, and many tricks left in the afteoon of 1980? S. In the early 1990? S, has become a great athlete and had competitions on ESPN. But sport is a little '. Lack of technology hampers only sport and riders actually experience any sport. So, many people have begun to develop their ideas and suggestions that make the sport popular again. Herb O? Brien has designed a new program for the sport and called it a wakeboard. The new invention became increasingly changing the sport including his name. Instead of being called skurfer, is now known as wakeboarding. The Board of Directors allows the rider to be immersed in deep water to facilitate the stars and is accessible to the world and over four centuries. Then O? Brien continued to make their innovations wakeboard. A thin board is bent like a slalom ski. With the addition of Dimples, the board could break the adhesion of water drops on a pilot sits, soft landings and bridges. As the sport continues to grow, the best is all grown up too. Most have been designed over the years to give the driver the experience of water and, ultimately, allowing them to show their tricks more. The Redmon founded the WWA World Wakeboard Association and in 1989, and Redmon is now considered the guru of wakeboarding. He was responsible for the sport and has been responsible for a growing interest in the sport. Lotti was recently added to the X Games, because sport is so popular.