Sport of riding a sailboard, a modified surfboard with a movable mast. Steered from a standing position, sailboards are capable of moderately high speeds and are usually used on lakes, or close to shore—sometimes within the surf zone—on the ocean. The sport originated in the U.S. in the late 1960s and quickly grew in popularity. It was introduced at the Olympic Games in 1984.
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Sep 02, 2001; Windsurfing, also called Boardsailing or sailboarding, combines elements of both sailing and surfing. Historical evidence...