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Sports In The Water

LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 30:  Michael Phelps of the United States competes in the second semifinal heat of the Men's 200m Butterflyon Day 3 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Aquatics Centre on July 30, 2012 in London, England.  (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images) Image Courtesy of http://reachforthewall.com/2012/07/30/day-3-swimming-highlights-from-london/
LONDON, ENGLAND – JULY 30: Michael Phelps of the United States competes in the second semifinal heat of the Men’s 200m Butterflyon Day 3 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Aquatics Centre on July 30, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)
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  • Swimming, including pool swimming and open water swimming.
  • Diving off springboards or off platforms.
  • Rescue Swimming is swimming with the goal to rescue other swimmers or the practice thereof.
  • Snorkeling is the practice of swimming at the surface (typically of the sea) being equipped with a mask, fins, and a short tube called a snorkel.
  • Synchronized diving is diving with more than one person with the attempt to dive simultaneously, it is also a sport in the Olympics.
  • Synchronized swimming is a hybrid of swimming, gymnastics, and ballet.
  • Waboba is played with a waboba ball on beaches or in pools.
  • Water aerobics is aerobics in the water.
  • Water polo is a team sport played in the water.

Sports On The Water

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  • Water Skiing skimming the surface of water on waterskis.
  • Boating is the use of boats.
  • Bodyboarding similar to surfing, but the board is smaller
  • Fishing is the recreation and sport of catching fish
  • Wakeboarding is similar to water skiing, but using only one board attached to the feet
  • Wakeskating is similar to wakeboarding, but the board is not attached to the feet
  • Wakesurfing is a mix between wakeboarding and surfing

 

 

Water Attractions

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  • Worlds of Fun/Oceans Of Fun
  • Schlitterbahn Waterpark
  • Great Wolf Lodge
  • CoCo Key Water Resort

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