Think of TransWorld WAKEBOARDING‘s Check Out department as a first look at wakeboarding’s future. From Harley Clifford and Bob Soven to Steel Lafferty, most of today’s top young riders enjoyed an introduction from Check Out’s first-glance format. In 2011, Check Out announced a new wave of rippers, from crazy-talented groms like Daniel Grant and Shota Tezuka to more-established-but-lesser-known-in-The-States riders like Brenton Priestly and Leo Labadens. Here we’ve assembled all eight of our 2011 Check Out features, so you can take a second look at the year’s best first impressions.
At just 13 years old, Daniel Grant already has more than 40 podium appearances under his belt.
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