Water Sports

Water Sports

Plan Your Next Water Sports Adventure

Looking for a fun way to stay active during the summer? Here at Active Weekender we think that water sports offer the best activities when it comes to keeping cool while staying active.

From low key fun like snorkeling to adrenaline-packed wakeboarding sessions, we’ve got something for everyone. 

Check out our guides and resources below to get tips on water-based fun that will get your heart pumping. From beginners to more advanced skill levels, we’ve got you covered.

Latest in Water Sports

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What To Wear Stand Up Paddle Boarding

Stand up paddle boarding is one of the most enjoyable and relaxing water sports one can pursue. Whether at a beach, lake or some other popular waterway, stand up paddle boarding is a great way to commune with the water, get a little exercise and sun, and just melt the cares of the day away.

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Why Does Swimming Make You So Hungry?

Swimming, much like all other water activities, is a fun and refreshing pursuit—an activity enjoyed by millions of people the world over. Swimming is also a competitive sport that boasts some of the leanest and greatest athletes of our time. A great aerobic activity, swimming is a great way to get some much-needed exercise and

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SUP Surfing: Get The Right Paddle Board For The Waves

You’re feeling confident on your stand up paddle board in the rivers and lakes, so it’s time to conquer some waves. Whether you’re looking to master small waves or bigger ones, there are plenty of SUPs that are designed for wave riders like you. For the best paddle surfing experience, you need a paddleboard that

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Best SUP For Big Guys (and Ladies, Too!)

Stand up paddle boarding isn’t just for people who are fit and at their ideal weight. In fact, people of all sizes and weights can enjoy taking the SUP out on the water. However, heavier people do have to shop for a SUP with a higher weight limit for the best experience. Fortunately, there are

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Is Kayaking Hard If You’ve Never Done It?

If you have ever been to a lake, river, bay or even the beach and seen kayakers happily paddling you may have wondered how difficult the sport is to learn. You may even want to try your own hand at kayaking. Kayaking is an exhilarating sport that is enjoyed by millions of people around the

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Stand Up Paddle Board Fin Placement Tips

If you are interested in checking out your fin options for your new SUP, then you will notice that you have some variety to choose from when it comes to SUP fin types. They differ in style, size and shape. And the placement of fins on your stand up paddle board is the #1 factor

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