(November 9, 2017) – The 2017 Nautique WWA Wakeboard National Championships presented by Rockstar Energy will air on NBC Sports Network this Sunday, November 12th at 5:00 p.m. ET and Wednesday, November 15th at 2:00 p.m. ET. Set your DVR’s and tune-in to watch the nation’s best Amateurs and the world’s top Pros throw down behind the 4X Wakesurf and 5X Wakeboard Boat of the Year, the Super Air Nautique G23 in Acworth, GA.
The fifth stop of the Nautique Wake Series and third stop of the WWA Wakeboard World Series (WBWS), this event served as a major turning point in the 2017 season as Harley Clifford had no choice but to go for broke to take the win after Nautique athlete Mike Dowdy threw down a flawless run in the final. Team Nautique rider Meagan Ethell removed any doubt in her return to dominance for 2017 with one of the most progressive runs in Women’s wakeboard history.
Jr. Pro Men’s standout Tyler Higham battled Australia’s Elliot Digney and Italy’s Lorenzo Soprani with an insane mix of style, double flips, and technical riding for a career-defining win behind the legendary Super Air Nautique G23. In the Wakeksate division, All-American hero Reed Hansen looked like a magician on the water en route to the National Title.
Catch all of the amazing action from the Nautique WWA Wakeboard National Championships presented by Rockstar Energy this Sunday, November 12th at 5:00 p.m. E.T. on NBC Sports Network. Since one time won’t be enough, catch it again on Wednesday, November, 15th at 2:00 p.m. ET!
Dedicated to progressing the sport from the ground up, the Nautique Wake Series puts riders first, developing the stars of tomorrow and showcasing the top athletes of today with every major event held behind the Super Air Nautique G23. The Nautique Wake Series is the only event series that gives riders of all ages, gender and skill level the opportunity to compete at an elite level.
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About Nautique Boat Company: Celebrating 93 years of excellence in the marine industry, Nautique is a subsidiary of Correct Craft and has been on the waters of the world with a passion for innovation since 1925. Nautique is known to push the envelope of possibility on the water, and our owners have come to expect nothing but the absolute best. The Ski Nautique 200 has changed waterskiing with 25 world records, the G-Series has won numerous awards for wakeboard boat and wakesurf boat of the year while unlocking new possibilities in wakeboarding and wakesurfing, and our GS Series has given families endless days on the water without compromise. Through our Nautique Cares initiatives we’re dedicated to not only making a difference on the water,but to people in need around the world. The world’s best ski boat, world’s best wake boat, and a company that cares. To learn more visit Nautique.com.
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About The WWA: Developed for riders by riders, the World Wake Association stands as a global network of passionate representatives dedicated to the growth of towed boardsports. Since 1989 our mission and values remain true to the core of our community. Our position as the authority on competitive standards has been earned through consistent development; sanctioning and producing more than 6,000 worldwide events and counting. We are the only organization solely focused on the best interests of the sport, spearheading a collective movement on the journey to discover where wake takes you. The WWA owns and operates the WWA Wakeboard World Series, WWA Wake Park World Series, WWA Wakeboard National Championships, WWA Wake Park National Championships, WWA Wakeboard World Championships, WWA Wake Park World Championships, WWA Wake Park Triple Crown, WWA Pro Card and WWA Rider Experience. For more information on the World Wake Association, check out www.thewwa.com.