Sand Sports Master List

Sandboarding

Board Sports

Sandboarding (or sand surfing)

Sliding down sand dunes with a sandboard while standing up on two feet.

Sandsledding (or sand toboganning)

Sliding down sand dunes with a sandsled while sitting or laying down on your belly.

Volcano boarding (or volcano surfing, ashboarding)

Sliding down a slope of volcanic ashes and hardened lava after a recent volcano eruption.

Volcano sledding

Sledding down a slope of volcano ashes and hardened lava after a recent volcano eruption.

Desert Skiing

Ski Sports

Sand skiing

Sliding down sand dunes with a pair of sand skis.

Desert skiing

Cable skiing on sandy terrain in the desert, usually with the aid of an offroad vehicle.

Landboarding

Kite sports

Sand kiting

Landboarding on soft sand with the aid of a kite and a pair of skis or a dune buggy.

Desert Hiking & Camping

Hiking & Camping

Desert Hiking

Trekking in desert environments, climbing sand dunes and extreme dry weather locations.

Desert Camping

Backpacking and setting up camps in the desert.

Desert Running

Running and racing in the desert. There are many marathons that take place in the desert such as the Marathon des Sables in Morocco and the Australian Outback Marathon.

Sand Duning

Offroad Sports

Sand duning

Bumpy rides up and down sand dunes using an off-road vehicle, such as a 4×4 truck or dune buggy.

Dirt biking

Riding in the desert using an offroad dirt bike.

Sand soccer

Recreational Sports

Sand soccer

Soccer game played on a sandy field, usually at the beach.

Beach volley

Volleyball played on sandy field, usually at the beach.

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