About Water Skiing
Skiing on water does sound a different. A little new to the adventure
sports arena of India, water skiing is a lot more thrilling from snow
skiing. The first major factor is that theres no snow or mountainous
slopes instead one glides on water. Secondly, you need to be good swimmer
because you never know when you have to let go off the tow-rope attached to
Splashing through the watery depths isnt new for those who love to
glide through waves. Theres a good similarity between surfing and
water skiing but the major difference is that here your hands arent
free. While surfing take places in the high tides of the ocean, water skiing
is not restricted to sea only; it can be done in lakes too.
Water Skiing Tips
Are you getting seasick? Then may be its your first time in water
skiing. Usually beginners in this sport get a little nervous and sea sick,
but once get that sense of balance you will find riding on water as a piece
of cake. As they say practice makes a man perfect, if you know how to swim
then you can easily ski on water.
This water sport is tough, so you have to get your basics right and theres
always an option of letting go the tow-rope if the excitement become too
much for you. Water skiing provides a good exercise too your body and
strengthens your muscles of arms and legs. But its always wise to be a
little conscious if you are trying out a water skiing for the first time as
it can easily tire a beginner. And the best method of getting started in
this sport is to first try it on a dry land, besides getting thorough with
the balancing act on water.
Water Skiing Sites In India
Water Skiing In Asan Barrage:
The best water skiing site worth checking out in India is the Asan Barrage
Water Sports Resort. This place has got plenty of options for trying out
besides water skiing such as Sailing, Boating, Rowing, Water Skating,
Kayaking and Canoeing. Water skiing courses are also available at the Asan
Barrage for water sports enthusiasts and training is given by well qualifies
Water Skiing In Dal & Nagin Lake:
Situated just 32-km from Srinagar, the facility for water skiing is
available at the lake sites of Dal Lake. This site has has privately owned
'bathing boats' which hire out motor launches, water-skis and trained
instructors. Also worth checking out is the Nagin Lake site, which much more
popular among water sports lovers for its cleaner waters. A government run
Institute of Water Sports is also situated at this lake site with trained
Water Skiing In Manasbal Lake:
Another good water skiing option is Manasbal Lake, with a mirror like sheen
on its surface becomes an attractive water sports resort, approachable from
Srinagar by road. In Kashmir from May to the end of August, thats
covering the whole summer season; water of the lakes remains pleasant for
water sports. If someone wants a night stay over there then the tourist's
huts and bungalows are also available on all the above lake resorts.
Water Skiing In Goa:
Water skiing on the beach sites of India not only makes a perfect
relaxation beach holiday activity, but an ideal adventure sport that can be
done on the seacoast. Among the best beach haunts for water skiing the best
ones are situates at Goa, where various beach resorts and hotels offer
well-equipped and up to date facilities that are required for water skiing.
Besides surfing this is one sport that is catching the interest of beach
lovers a lot and with the high safety standards and low risk factor people
are more drawn towards this water sport.
Water Skiing In Andaman & Nicobar Islands:
Beside the beach sites of the Indian mainland, there are the beaches of the
Indias tropical islands too, especially Andaman & Nicobar where
Water Sport Complex at Diglipur and Island Water Sports Club at Port Blair,
offer Water Scooters, Speedboats, Jet Skies, Tube Ride, Wake Board Ride,
Knee Board Ride, etc. and is functioned under the Directorate of tourism.
So, if you lure for a thrilling experience on water then this sport is meant
just for you.
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