When Rob Pettman, David Wertz and I started Wakeboard San Diego three years ago, it was suggested we make our motto: “Wakeboarding was born in San Diego, and it’s going to die here!” Despite its place in wakeboarding history, San Diego faces a number of challenges that have kept it from becoming a riding hub. […]
FreeRide Fridays are back at the Carlsbad Lagoon. For 25 bucks you get a wakeboard ride (with any Ronix or Liquid Force gear) and a great BBQ! The event is supported by O'Neill, Spy, Monster Energy drinks, and of course, Wakesports. Check out wakesports.com and carlsbadlagoon.com for more information.
One of the biggest things to hit wakeboarding boats since ballast, the world’s first hybrid wakeboard boat, the Epic 23E hybrid boat was unveiled recently in California and Kevco was there to take video. Check it out here.
Nautique is proud to align with the California Department of Boating and Waterways and its partner organizations in orchestrating Wear It California!, a groundbreaking program designed to inform boaters about the importance of wearing life jackets. Beginning May 16th at the Wear It! kick-off event in Sacramento, a one-of-a-kind Crossover Nautique 211 detailing a customized […]
Taking place July 19, 2008, at Calero Lake, CA, The 2008 Summer Slam promises to be even bigger and better than before. With an added wakeskate competition, live music from some of the areas biggest artists, and even more pro riders in attendance. Check out one of California's biggest family friendly wakeboard/wakeskate events. To register, […]
For the first time in history, one rider has won all 5 stops of the WWA Wakeboard World Series. 2007 has been the year of the Phillip Soven show, and he sealed the deal last weekend during Boardstock in Clear Lake, California. Soven has had a long year of traveling the globe and riding against […]
Andrew Adkison of Orlando, Florida pulled off an individual and team victory at the inaugural Air Nautique Wake Games in Lake Elsinore today. Adkison won the final in the pro men's division to give him the title, but the victory also clinched the team championship for the team he captained Team Adkison. Click here for […]
Lake Elsinore, CA – Melissa Marquardt and Eddie Valdez, both of nearby Canyon Lake, continued their march to taking the championship in the inaugural Air Nautique Wake Games in Lake Elsinore, California. Both riders advanced in their respective divisions in today’s semifinal rounds, with Marquardt winning her heat. Marquardt, competing in the pro women’s division, […]
Lake Elsinore, CA –Brothers Eddie and Jacob Valdez put on a great show in front of their hometown crowd today at the Air Nautique Wake Games in Southern California. The brothers, from nearby Canyon Lake where they wakeboard together, both won their heats today to advance to tomorrow’s semifinals. Click here for the full story […]
Check out the event pics in the gallery. The footprint of The Mid-Cal Mud Slide is more than 300 feet long, with three connecting pools of water. The start pool will be staged atop a 48-foot flatbed trailer. Two downrails bring the slider to a second pool that is 150 feet long, 25 feet wide […]