Archive for the ‘WWA Wake Park World Championships Abu Dhabi’ Category

Daniel Grant might just be the most entertaining rider on the planet. This duel-sport wakeboarder and wakeskater is viewed as a competition threat, no matter if he’s strapped in or not. Known as the Candy Man or Turtle (Tao), Daniel is a 14-year-old globetrotter; this Thai rider started traveling the world alone in 2011 and […]

The first few things that come to mind when thinking about Abu Dhabi are state-of-the-art and luxury. And Al Forsan International Sports Resort holds true to each of these expectations. From the moment of arrival to the gate at the world-class sports resort, you are greeted with complete service. Once inside the facility gates, you’ll […]

Hands down the best rookie in all of wakeboarding this year is James Windsor. He’s a 17-year-old Australian rider that has taken the world of wakeboarding by storm. Windsor has been jet-setting all over the place this year, riding in all 6 stops of the WWA Wake Park World Series including the Monster Energy Triple […]

The 2012 WWA Wake Park World Championships hosted by Al Forsan International Sports Resort are coming up fast and that means it’s time to start booking your trip to Abu Dhabi over December 6-8, 2012. Wakeboarders and wakeskaters from all over the world will be traveling to this fascinating city that seamlessly blends tradition with […]

Angelika Schriber is one of the most respected and revered riders on and off the water. At the 2011 Wake Park World Championships Ange rode in the Features Only division against all guys, to no one’s surprise, she won. A few minutes later she was pulled off the dock and took 2nd place in the […]

The World Wakeboard Association crowned 16 World Champions last year at the 2011 WWA Wake Park World Championships hosted by Al Forsan International Sports Resort. The top amateur and professional wakeboarders and wakeskaters from over 22 countries competed from December 5-8, 2011 at the state-of-the-art facility in Abu Dhabi. Riders from eleven different countries won […]

In this second installment of The Limelight, we’ll take a look into the technical riding of Nick Davies. This insane English rider is a past World Champion in the Pro Men’s division at the 2009 WWA Wake Park World Championships. Sitting in the judge’s booth in 2009 at CWC, I’ll never forget NickyD starting with […]

As the 2012 WWA Wake Park World Championships hosted by Al Forsan International Sports Resort nears, riders from North America, Europe, Asia, Australia, and the Middle East will be preparing for the championship in Abu Dhabi, UAE December 6-8, 2012. In this multi-part series, we’ll take a look into several riders with their eye set […]

Al Forsan International Sports Resort in conjunction with the WWA have now made the 2011 WWA Wake Park World Championships hosted by Al Forsan International Sports Resort available to watch online. The 24-minute TV show, which aired in 153 countries with an estimated 2.1 billion viewers worldwide, captures amateur and professional wakeboarding and wakeskating from […]

From Abu Dhabi, UAE (September 12, 2012) — Eid Al Adha is a religious holiday celebrated by UAE and the muslim world which effects the hosting country of the 2012 WWA Wake Park World Championships hosted by Al Forsan International Sports Resort.