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Wakeboarding

British Water Ski & Wakeboard

Contact Name
General Information
Contact Email
info@bwsf.co.uk
Contact Telephone
01932 560 007

Get Involved

What is Wakeboarding?

Wakeboarding is a surface water sport which involves riding a wakeboard over the surface of a body of water.

It was developed from a combination of water skiing, snowboarding and surfing techniques. There are two forms of wakeboarding: Boat Wakeboard and Cable Wakeboard.

Involvement

British Water Ski and Wakeboardng has a network of affiliated club and accredited sites across the UK, and work with clubs and sites to support and improve the sport in this country. To find your nearest club visit their website and use the 'Club Finder' tool. Once you have selected a club you will be able to see the facilities that the club has and relevant contact details.

Facts

  • Wakeboarding, which was originally called skurfing

Campaigns

Coaching Can

Coaching has long been considered to be about the development of skill in a sport. It has been about acquiring, honing and transferring these skills in the pursuit of athletic achievement.

Partners

  • County Sport Network
    Blaby District Council
    East Midlands Platform
    QUEST
    North West Leicestershire District Council
  • Charnwood Borough Council
    Hinckley & Bosworth Borough Council
    Leicestershire County Council
    Oadby & Wigston Borough Council
    Melton Borough Council
  • Leicester City Council
    Safeguarding
    Sport England
    Loughborough University
    British Heart Foundation
  • Equality Standard
    Harborough District Council
    Age UK L&R
    Rutland County Council

Partners

  • Sport England
    British Heart Foundation
  • Age UK L&R
    Hinckley & Bosworth Borough Council
  • Charnwood Borough Council
    Harborough District Council
  • Loughborough University
    East Midlands Platform
  • Melton Borough Council
    Leicester City Council
  • Rutland County Council
    Oadby & Wigston Borough Council
  • County Sport Network
    Safeguarding
  • QUEST
    Equality Standard
  • Blaby District Council
    Leicestershire County Council
  • North West Leicestershire District Council