Kōrero: Extreme sports and adventure sports

River surfers (1 o 4)

River surfers

River surfers float down the Kawarau River in 2012. The surfers use specially designed sledges on which they rest their chest and tuck their arms for grip and control. An essential difference between river surfing and rafting is that surfers control their own steering.

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Ben Schrader, 'Extreme sports and adventure sports - Adventure sports', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/40775/river-surfers (accessed 19 October 2019)

Story by Ben Schrader, published 5 Sep 2013