This Holiday Season, we decided to bring to you a little bit more background on a few riders and what sort of Holiday Happenings they will be experiencing this year. We teamed up with Michiganian native Mike Dowdy to find out what he’ll be up to this Christmas. Check it out!
words Craig Kotilinek photo Rodrigo Donoso 1. How did you become pro? I started wakeboarding when I was six years old, and I grew up with the Bonifays at their camp — actually waterskiing — I started competing in Boys division when I was 11 years old, and my last year in Boys I won […]
Words Kari Wilberg Photos Spencer Smith Halfway through the King of Wake season, Andrew Adkison is off to one of his best starts in years. The two-time world champ has ridden in the finals of all four King of Wake events this season and has finished on the podium twice. That consistency has Adkison in […]
Justin Candelora is a sports rehab masseuse who will come directly to your house and help you stay healthy for many wakeboarding years to come. He treats anyone from high-profile athletes like Darin Shapiro and Dallas Friday to WAKEBOARDING web editors to weekend warriores. A little freaked out about having a 250-pound dude with a […]
Words Kari Wilberg Photo Rodrigo Donoso He’s won the last two stops on the Pro Wakeboard Tour, but Aaron Rathy isn’t letting it go to his head. With four events remaining and riders like Phillip Soven, Rusty Malinoski, Harley Clifford and Andrew Adkison trailing him in the standings, Rathy knows the 2009 King of Wake […]
Daniel Watkins discusses how he and Joey Meddock got the August 2009 cover on the first hit of the day. Check out the video.
words Kari Wilberg She got a late start, but Cathy Williams managed to cram a lot into her more than a decade as a professional wakeboarder. Williams recently decided to retire from competition, but she’s not about to grab a cane, sit back and watch the action pass her by. As she approaches 40, Williams […]
We caught up with Jimmy at the Texas Tour stop where he told us a little about his section in Hyperlite’s new team film, Rewritten, and his King of Wake ambitions for 2009. Check out the video here.
We caught up with Nick Davies at the Texas Pro Tour stop just before he won the Rockstar kicker competition with a big toeside 900. Check out the interview here.
words craig kotilinek photo rodrigo donoso Rusty Malinoski. Wakeboarding's working man. Trudging out to the coalmines (the buttery lake) to take eight-hour-long, Rockstar-fueled sets, stopping only to switch out boards as he tears through them. Not really. It would be easy to write this tattooed Canadian contender off as a four-set-a-day wakeboarding machine with a […]