Definition of surfboarding in English:



mass noun
  • The sport or pastime of riding a wave towards the shore while standing or lying on a surfboard; surfing.

    ‘after a day of surfboarding, he suffered severe low back pain’
    • ‘Skateboarding originated as an offshoot of surfboarding in California in the 1960s.’
    • ‘Like my wife and two sons, I've got a major interest in water sports - surfboarding, surf ski riding and spear fishing.’
    • ‘Swimming, surfboarding, scuba diving, track and field, and long-distance running also are growing in popularity.’
    • ‘The family decides to take a vacation and stop off in California to visit their daughter, Sandi, and her hunky surfboarding fiance, Michael.’
    • ‘By the Twenties, Californians had imported surfboarding from Hawaii.’