kitesurfing

noun
kite·​surf·​ing | \ ˈkīt-ˌsər-fiŋ How to pronounce kitesurfing (audio) \

Definition of kitesurfing

Examples of kitesurfing in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Sailing and kitesurfing pick up in the winter months as well. Kathryn Romeyn, Travel + Leisure, 30 Nov. 2021 On their to-do list is conquering speedriding, a sport that combines their two passions of skiing and kitesurfing. Paige Reddinger, Robb Report, 9 May 2021 The sheltered lagoon waters stretch to the horizon and the kitesurfing conditions are perhaps the best in the world. Anne Olivia Bauso, Travel + Leisure, 12 Apr. 2021 This beach area has something for everyone: kayaking, paddleboarding, kitesurfing, fishing, and, of course, swimming and surfing. Patricia Doherty, Travel + Leisure, 31 May 2020 For good reason: There is a beach for every type (surfers, families, those in the buff); a bayside stretch for kitesurfing; and a great, long pathway for cycling. Betsy Blumenthal, Condé Nast Traveler, 10 Mar. 2020 Her favorite pastimes included kitesurfing and paragliding. James R. Hagerty, WSJ, 30 Jan. 2020 The activities staff encourages adventurous undertakings, from stand-up paddling to kitesurfing. Ann Abel, Condé Nast Traveler, 17 Jan. 2020 Kite Beach Dubai, United Arab Emirates For those looking for a more urban beach experience, Kite Beach is a great destination for families, with a plethora of watersports on offer, including kitesurfing, wakeboarding, and paddleboarding. Abby Sewell, National Geographic, 29 May 2019

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First Known Use of kitesurfing

1977, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of kitesurfing was in 1977

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Last Updated

11 Dec 2021

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“Kitesurfing.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/kitesurfing. Accessed 18 Jan. 2022.

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