We are looking the best adventure on water, and in anticipation, we have put together the top choices for water sports.

Water Sporting is one of the most adventurous activities. Most people prefer this over other activities and it is really interesting to engage in water-sporting indulge in water sports with your family and friends. Water sports are not only fun but also helps you stay fit and healthy. You just need to have the enthusiasm to plunge into those waters.

Water sports can offer you a full-body workout. By engaging in any of them, you will be rewarded with outstanding health advantages such as: relief from the effects of basic aches and stress, weight loss and a lower risk of developing cardiovascular ailments. In addition to this, water sports are known to provide an unmatched level of thrill and excitement. Compared to going to the gym or sweating it out at home, spending a couple of hours participating in a water sport can be a much more enjoyable alternative with just as many health benefits.

most famous water sports and activities

most famous water sports and activities

List of the most popular Water Sports


Windsurfing, another popular water sport, provides limitless fun, thrill and excitement. You don’t need to be an expert to enjoy the sport because windsurfing is simply suitable for everyone who wants. Spain is the best among all countries popular for windsurfing.

Cable Skiing

Cable skiing is a modern form of skiing on the surface of water which was invented by a German engineer Bruno Rixen. Here the skier’s handle and rope are pulled via electricity while in the ancient times it was pulled using a motorboat. The mechanics involve two parallel cables running together which carriers the skier between them. The carriers are made up from metal tubes that can hook up ropes with the riders. The mechanism is smooth and efficient as the towed ropes are attached and detached at the same time without dampening the speed of the system. The cable is suspended eight to nine meters above water that gives a unique feel to the skier. It surely is the most exciting and adventurous water sport.

Dragon Boat

Dragon boat is also another popular water sport, especially in China. It is such a watercraft that depends entirely on the strength and power of the rowers. Traditionally Dragon Boat is organized in the Pearl River which is situated in the Delta region in China. It is a traditional and famous paddled long boat mainly found in Asia, The Pacific Island and somewhere in Africa. A number of lightweight wood used to make this watercraft to make the boat easy to sail as this is a competitive water sport.


Swimming, as the world’s most famous water sport, teaches discipline, endurance, flexibility, power and speed. Swimming regular laps can be intense and challenging, but it can also be a fun way to relax if you want to take it slow. With so many health advantages, depending on your age and inclination, you may want to take it to another level and go professional like the elite swimming stars Michael Phelps and Ryan Lochte.

para sailing water sports

para sailing water sports

Jet Skiing

Jet skiing is a one of the most adventurous adrenaline rushing sports activities. It employs a jet powered scooter which moves on the surface of the water with very high speed. It is very easy to work with this scooter, although you may be accompanied by an instructor. Once you have learnt to control the ski as per the direction of the waves be ready to witness ultimate fun.

Stand Up Paddleboarding

One of the trendiest paddle sports of the moment (even Kim Kardashian is a fan),  Sports activities originates from the beaches of Hawaii and is also known as ‘Beach Boy Surfing’. Explore the lengths and breadths of the calm lochs or coasts and take in the views as you go.


Also known as parascending, parasailing is an adrenaline stimulating recreational activity. The person is towed behind a boat or some other vehicle whilst attached to a specially created big canopy wing known as the parasail wing. The vehicle then drives off and the person actually flies in air. This sport developed in 1980s and has received much attention since then.