The world's best in wake congregated at Lake Powell June 12-14 for Liquid Force's annual BROstock festival. Fueled by Monster Energy, 2009's BROstock proved to be bigger and better then expected once again. Twenty-four of the best riders including Shawn Watson, Shane Bonifay, Rusty Malinoski, Phillip Soven, and Danny Harf came for the contest, but […]
Words Justine Griffin Photo Rodrigo Donoso 1. How did you become pro? My sister and dad were really into it originally, which is how I got into it. I started out surfing with my sister when we were young kids, and when we moved to Orlando, we had family friends who lived on a lake […]
WakeBoarding, the world’s number one wake sports magazine, hosted the 5th Annual Wake Awards presented by Rockstar Energy Drink, on September 12 in Orlando, Florida during Surf Expo. The Wake Awards recognized “The Best In Wake” in 15 different categories including video, photography and top riding including the “Move of the Year” awards in both […]
We can’t show you the footage yet, but Aaron Katen got us the clip as well as the photo sequence a few days before Wake Awards, and we knew we had our winner. Stay tuned to wakeboardingmag.com for more information.
On Monday, we got a glimpse of the beginnings of the massive structure Pat Panakos is assembling on Lake Eola in downtown Orlando for an event Red Bull is calling Wake Lab. It doesn't look like much now, but when it's finished Thursday, it will be arguably the most elaborate setup wakeboarding has ever seen. […]
Log on to centralfloridatoyota.com by 11:30 a.m., Jan. 17, 2009, and register to win a one-of-a-king King of Wake-wrapped 2008 Toyota Tundra Double Cab SR5. Central Florida Toyota will randomly select a winner 30 minutes later at Surf Expo in Orlando. Meantime, get a firsthand look at the Tundra at the Byerly Toe Jam finals […]
Wakesports Unlimited will host the Southern California premiere of Sean Kilgus' new wakeboard film Drive June 28 at its Orange County board shop. The shop will hold its Midsummer Media Mixer and Mega Sale, which will feature up to 50 percent discounts on the latest gear from Liquid Force, Ronix, Hyperlite, Spy and O'Neill, from […]
Tige Boats is putting up $10,080 in hopes of seeing a 1080 landed at the 2008 Tige Pro-Am Wakeboard Championships June 20-22 in Portland. The sum is the largest purse ever offered for the trick, which has never been landed in competition. The 1080 contest is open to the four riders who make the finals […]
Sean Kilgus' new wake film Drive will premiere May 2 at the Showbox SoDo in Seattle, Washington. Several of film's riders, including Rusty Malinoski, Danny Harf, Randall Harris, Ben Greenwood, Trevor Hansen, and Erik Ruck, will be on hand signing autographs. Tickets are available at Ticketmaster for $10. Click here to buy.