The particular beauty of the lakes located in Chile or the large sea bathing its Pacific Coast offer the ideal frame for the practice of nautical sports where speed developed in the water may generate great adrenaline and pure vertigo release.
This topic considers all nautical activities related to floating, canoeing, kayaking, surfing and windsurfing.
Each of these specialties presents unique qualities that captivate people who like sailing.
Surfing is a very complete sport, which forces sportsmen to train. It is intriguing, exciting, exhausting and it breaks with the activities you can perform on solid ground.
Cold blood and steel nerves are required to practice kayaking. Adventurers of this sport experiment a compromise between the skill of maneuvering their craft with the dangerous rivers and the relentless aggressiveness of the water that tries the temper of the intrepid among its rapids.
Windsurfing is the perfect combination between surfing and sailing boats, getting as a result a magnificent water sport. At the beginning, the aim of this sport was to travel at high speed along the sea, a river or lake surface. But in the last few years, it has made a complete turnabout into an extreme activity, when adventurers of windsurfing take advantage of the speed given by the winds to use waves as ramps and make all kind of pirouettes.
If you resolve to make a raid into some of these activities, we recommend that you go on the various excursions with specialized guides so that they may assist you, or take courses that will help you learn about the secrets, difficulties and safety measures of each of these sports.
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