Words by Nick Weinacker CWBs have always been great boards for riders who like to charge the wake but don’t want to end up in the flats by accident. In the past, however, I found all CWB shapes seemed to ride the same. The company’s traditional board shapes began to change with Andrew Adkison’s pro […]
Keith Lyman retired from pro wakeboarding in late April to pursue a career in the military, but his signature hard-charging style will live on in the all-new Slingshot Lyman wakeboard. Available in wake shops starting in mid-June, the new pro model is designed to accommodate Lyman’s as-big-as-possible, way-into-the-flats brand of riding. Its subtle three-stage rocker […]
Find out why TransWorld WAKEBOARDING gear editor Nick Weinacker says the new Ronix Phoenix Project wakeboard is the coolest board he’s ever ridden.
The Lyric features a 3-stage rocker with progressive rounded edge, allowing the board to cut hard and yet still be forgiving during surface tricks. The Advantage boot features a multi-point adjustment providing a near custom fit for most adult sizes. Made in the USA. 141 cm. For riders over 125 lbs. (ravesports.com, $249.99)
When you’re dealing with a wakeboard designed for a stylish veteran rider by a shaper who pioneered the sport, you really can’t go wrong. Every time I’ve hopped on a Liquid Force Shane Bonifay pro model in the past, I’ve liked it right away. It’s not one of those boards you have to get used […]
Check out Aaron Rathy, Ross Gardner, George Daniels, Brenton Priestly, and of course, Scott Byerly riding the 2011 crop of Byerly wakeboards and wakeskates.
Byerly’s thinnest and most durable shape to date, the 2011 Blunt offers a fully customizable fin system and 3-stage rocker for massive strength, flex and pop. Shaped by Scott Bouchard…
Watch 2009 King of Wake Aaron Rathy ride the 2011 Byerly Conspiracy wakeboard, then listen to Rathy and Byerly Wakeboards shaper Scott “Butch” Bouchard discuss the Byerly Conspiracy super-strong design.
Check out Shawn Watson, Shane Bonifay, Harley Clifford, Phillip Soven and Bob Soven riding Liquid Force’s 2011 wakeboarding gear. Plus, check out Aaron Reed, Danny Hampson, Grant Roberts and Travis Doran riding the latest crop of Obscura wakeskates.
See Danny Harf, Parks Bonifay, Chad Sharpe, Adam Errington, Erik Ruck, Dean Smith, Reed Hansen and more Ronix team riders shred Ronix’s 2011 wakeboarding gear, including the 2011 Ronix One wakeboard, Ronix Ibex wakeboard, Ronix Viva wakeboard, Ronix Bill wakeboard, and Ronix Zariel wakeskate.