New to this year’s Red Bull Wake Open was the Big Air set-up that was very hard to miss. Rather than a kicker to a flat water landing, UNIT built a massive landing ramp to stomp tricks thrown off of a larger kicker. The sheer size of this set-up is something that is hard to […]
The Red Bull Wake Open is an event that has quickly become known as one of the most prestigious and important contests in wakeboarding. Last year’s winner Raph Derome shocked everyone and came out with the win in the boat portion of this year’s Wake Open.
I’m pulling the 2013 Red Bull Wake Open on July 5-6 with the Malibu Wakesetter 22 MXZ. The Wake Open is a progressive contest with lots of different disciplines, but traditional boat riding still takes center stage, so the Wakesetter 22 MXZ’s pull has to be perfect for every rider. Here are a few things […]
2012 OVERALL CHAMPION RAPHAEL DEROME RETURNS TO DEFEND HIS CHAMPIONSHIP Competition to air live on NBC Saturday, July 6, at 4:00 pm ET / 1:00 pm PT as part of the Red Bull Signature Series The roster is set for the 2013 Red Bull Wake Open, and 36 of the world’s best wakeboard athletes are […]
I’ve always gotten a lot of attention from my riding, and I think it’s because my tricks are different than most other people. From tail tapping suspended road cones off the Malibu MXZ wake to wall rides, unique jibs and my own signature style on tricks, I try to get as creative as possible. Unique […]
Go behind the scenes of the Red Bull Wake Open with TV personality Sal Masekela. Sal has always been a supporter of action sports and wakeboarding itself, even taking a few diggers on his way to a wake to wake jump, coached along by Parks Bonifay. He dedicates an episode of his online series Travelin’ […]
Here it is, if you missed the two hour live airing of the Red Bull Wake Open on NBC this past weekend, check out the video recap of the event.
The Red Bull Wake Open event last weekend in Tampa was a one of a kind contest live on NBC as part of the Red Bull Signature Series. With a boat, park, and big air aspect, it brought out some of the most progressive riding ever done in one event.
Raphael Derome is an absolute beast on a wakeboard. He dominated most of the event this week winning two of the three disciplines, and proving to everyone that he’s one of the most stylish wakeboarders out there as well.