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What is Crossfit?

CrossFit conditioning is aimed at developing core strength through a program of compound movements and short, intense cardiovascular workouts. As a program, it does not target specialized fitness but, instead, designates domains of fitness which include cardiovascular and respiratory endurance, stamina, strength, flexibility, power, speed, coordination, agility, balance and, finally, accuracy. Ori...
Added: 2011-03-07
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Basic Windsurfing Maneuvers

Every great windsurfer began by learning the basics. When you see experienced riders performing stunts that make your jaw drop, it's easy to forget about the fundamentals. Remember, those stunts and tricks that you've witnessed others performing are only possible because they first learned the basics. They mastered the complicated jibes, tacks, aerials and jumps only after they conquered the easy ...
Added: 2008-07-21
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An Introduction To Windsurfing Competitions

While many windsurfers are content to enjoy the open waters, the cool breeze blowing through their hair and the bright sun on their skin, others want to compete. Whether for personal glory, wealth, or the thrill of competition, these windsurfers participate against each other in a wide range of tournaments. Some match their skills with the best contenders in the world by participating in the Olymp...
Added: 2008-07-21
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Land Windsurfing: Blending Disciplines

For those who want to enjoy the allure of traditional windsurfing without the possibility of getting wet, land windsurfing provides a perfect opportunity. It's a relatively new sport that sprung from conventional windsurfing. Using the wind for propulsion, riders are thrust forward across land on boards that are mounted with strong sails. While the sport originally gained popularity in beach locat...
Added: 2008-07-21
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Indoor Windsurfing: Art, Sport, Or Spectacle

When you hear someone say "windsurfing," you might instantly imagine the blue, open waters of the ocean. The sun is bright and the winds are brisk. The waves lap over each other with a gently pulsating rhythm. The beaches are smooth and white with clean sand and overhead, seagulls can be heard. Experienced windsurfers will describe the breathtaking feeling of being close to nature while skipping a...
Added: 2008-07-21
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