If you're new to wakeboarding, remember this: it's a fun sport that's a cross between water skiing and surfing. It's the equivalent of both! It consists of being pulled by a rope linked to a boat that takes your breath away with an extreme adrenaline rush. At a speed of 20 to 30 km/h, you will defy the waves and control your balance. It is a thrilling experience that captivates many water sports enthusiasts. Although this is only a brief introduction to wakeboarding, read on to find 5 good reasons to practice it in France. Let's go together towards this sliding adventure which only brings ecstasy!
1. Perfectly combines pleasure and physical exercise
Working on your physique and staying in shape are sometimes viewed as challenging goals to achieve because they require physical effort and concentration. Wakeboarding, however, takes the opposite view. It's a sport that, while fun, doesn't leave you feeling like you're building muscle, but you are. A wakeboarding session allows every muscle in your body to strengthen and develop, from your upper body muscles to your feet and abdominal muscles. Repeating such an activity saves you endless hours in the gym. You'll leave with a healthy, athletic, dream body.
2. It’s a stress reliever
If your excuse for not taking up wakeboarding is that it makes you feel anxious and stressed, you should know that this is the complete opposite of what you think. The stress you feel will be the trigger for your adrenaline rush. Your body will release energy that allows you to face your fears and react to all situations appropriately and dynamically. It is a perfect combination of emotions, which gives you a certain indescribable sense of liberation and satisfaction. You will be more relaxed at the end of your session, thanks to all the gliding, adrenaline rush, the wind caressing your skin, but especially the pride of having accomplished something that seemed impossible at the beginning.
3. Discover picturesque places
No wakeboarder in France will tell you otherwise. Whether on a lake, in the Mediterranean or on the Atlantic coast, the scenery is always fascinating. Practising such a water sport will lead you to explore magical horizons that you cannot reach by walking or sitting in a car or train. You will find several sessions in Haute-Savoie, Savoie, or in the Pyrenees-Orientales, to learn or perfect wakeboarding skills. In idyllic settings like the Bourget Lake, the Leucate pond and much more, revel in nature as you have fun. Consult our site to choose the place that suits you best, either by geographical proximity or the desire to discover. Both are worthwhile, as a wakeboarding session always gives a new insight even to the sites you knew before! If you do the activity in the evening, you will have the opportunity to admire a breath-taking sunset. There are many offers in a dream setting. It's up to you to decide which one will satisfy your thirst for escape.
4. A sport to practice with the whole family
There is no reason not to make it a family activity because from the age of 5 you can introduce your children to this sport which will become a passion. Moreover, there are stays for the whole family, options for which are available on our platform, allowing all members to enjoy their holidays in a dream location while being introduced to an exciting sport like wakeboarding. In addition, our partners have teams of quality instructors who ensure that all your wakeboarding activities are safe and well-supervised for the safety of young and old alike. Peace of mind for anyone wishing to wakeboard with their children. Make your reservations now and explore the best thrills with all your family members.
5. An activity that lets you enjoy a boat ride
Do you like to go on boat trips and take to the sea? Do you escape to the sea every time the opportunity arises? A wakeboarding session combines the thrill of this sport with the tranquillity of a boat ride. Why do you want to do this? The answer is simple. For a wakeboarding session, the water must be deep enough for the conditions to be suitable for this practice. Therefore, it is necessary to go by boat to the starting point. You are sure to enjoy priceless moments on the open sea or in the middle of a lake on a boat.
When should you go wakeboarding in France?
Wakeboarding is usually done in the summer, on sunny days, without weather complications. Wakeboarding is also available in the spring. So it's up to you - when and where you choose. We look forward to welcoming you to this experience of pure ecstasy and thrills!