Slip Streaming

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verb - Slip streaming is to intentionally take advantage of the wake of an open water swimmer, escort boat or officiating watercraft on the course. Generally accepted rules prohibit slip streaming behind or alongside anything but another swimmers.

The referee gave a yellow flag to the swimmer who was slip streaming behind the escort boat.

Synonym

drafting, drafting vessels

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