Early Bird Tickets on Sale at www.ticketmaster.ca
Collingwood, ON Canada (April 2, 2013) – The world’s largest Wakeboard Festival and famed WWA Wakeboard World Series returns to Collingwood, Ontario, Canada August 9-11, 2013 for three days of boarding, bands and bikinis.
All of the action takes place at beautiful Millennium Park overlooking the waters of Georgian Bay and Collingwood Harbour in the heart of resort and cottage country.
The Monster Energy Wakestock Pro World Series will see reigning Wakestock and World Wakeboard Champion, Harley Clifford of Australia back to defend his title against past Monster Energy Wakestock champions Phil Soven, Aaron Rathy, Bob Soven and the rest of the world’s best pros. As will Canada’s James Balzer the reigning Wakestock Pro Wakeskate champion vs 5-time Wakestock winner Brian Grubb and a field of the biggest names in wakeskating.
The Monster Energy Pro World Series is presented by Nautique, Rip Curl, Coors Light and GoPro and features the new Super Air Nautique G23 as the official tow boat.
Wakestock also includes Canada’s largest amateur wakeboarding events with the Nautique Wakestock Amateur Championship presented by Pride Marine Group and GoPro and the Rip Curl Grom Search presented by SBC Wakeboard Magazine.
With over 20 live bands performing, Wakestock will feature the most exciting and diverse line-up in it’s long history as one of the Canada’s top drawing music festivals.
Bands announced for the Monster Energy Main Stage on Saturday August 10 include:
Silversun Pickups • Death From Above 1979
The Sheepdogs • Less Than Jake • The Reason
Plus the Monster Energy Wakestock After Party Saturday night featuring
Legends of Hip Hop headliner Raekwon.
And that’s just for starters. There are still over a dozen more music acts to be announced! Plus the Miss Wakestock Bikini Contest; Wakestock Skatepark and Music Stage; Coors Light Beer Garden; Wakestock Action Sports Expo; Surf demos; Monster Energy Nightly After Parties; and tons more!
Book your Wakestock Weekend, break out your flip flops and board shorts and get ready for the wakeboard party of the summer. Save some dough with Wakestock Early Bird tickets on sale Tuesday April 2 at www.Ticketmaster.ca available for a limited time only!
Monster Energy Wakestock 2013 – 3 days of boarding, bands and bikinis in conjunction with Coors Light, Nautique Boats & Pride Marine Group, Rip Curl, GoPro, 102.1 the Edge and SBC Wakeboard, Skateboard and Surf Magazines.
Stay tuned to www.Wakestock.com for more wakeboard, band and party announcements.
About Monster Energy Wakestock
The world’s largest, longest standing and original wakeboarding, action sports & music festival, Wakestock pioneered the genre with it’s ground-breaking establishment in 1998 in Bala, Muskoka, Canada! There have been many imitators since, but none come close to the original, real deal! Wakestock™ is owned and produced by SBC Events Inc, an independent Canadian production company specializing in action sport & youth lifestyle marketing, in association with SBC Media Inc., publisher of Canada’s leading action sports magazines and websites. “Wakestock™”, “Wakestock World Series™”, “Wakestock Festival™” and “Wakestock Action Sports & Music Festival™” are trademarks of SBC Media Inc. in Canada, the United States and/or other countries.
About the WWA
The World Wakeboard Association is the global leader in wake sport sanctioning. The WWA owns and operates the WWA Wakeboard World Series, WWA Wakeboard National Championships, WWA Wakeboard World Championships, WWA Wake Park National Championships, WWA Wake Park Triple Crown, WWA Wake Park World Series, WWA Wake Park World Championships, WWA Pro Card and WWA Rider Experience. With 27 affiliate countries worldwide, the WWA is the global leader in the sport of wake. The WWA is a rider-formed organization dedicated to promoting and growing wake sports worldwide. It is the leading source for riders, event organizers and competitive standards. For more information on the WWA and its events, check out www.thewwa.com