The Science Behind Wakeboarding
By: Ella Lavacchi
The basics of wakeboarding.
How I became interested in wakeboarding.
How the weight of the rider and the board influence staying up.
How force and pressure play a role in wakeboarding.
How the weight and speed of the boat effect the wake.
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