In The Mind of Dominik Gurhs

The World Wakeboard Association sits down with one of the best wake park wakeboarders on the planet for a few questions. This is your chance to get inside the mind of the German rider, Dominik Gurhs.

WWA:  Are you more focused on winning the WWA World Series overall title or the Wake Park World Championship title?
DG:  I have to win Worlds to win both.  This is what I will focus on.

WWA:  Coming into the World Championship, will you change anything in your strategy with this course to secure a win?
DG:  It is hard as Fooshee is really good on the kickers and Von Osten is very good on rails, so must focus on my overall composition to win.

WWA:  Because the rails here are not as technical as some other events this year, has this changed your approach to the competition?
DG:  I think the rails will be very even and similar for everyone so I will focus on my strengths in flats and kickers.

WWA:  Other than the competition.  What is your favorite part of this event?
DG:  Beating my friends on the best karting track I have ever been on.

About Wake Park Worlds
The 2011 WWA Wake Park World Championships hosted by Al Forsan International Sports Resort ( is the final stop of the WWA Wake Park World Series 2011 season and the 1st “cable” wakeboard contest in the Middle-east.  Wake Park Worlds is open to all ages and abilities; to register in one of the 17 divisions visit $50,000 USD is up for grabs, with $30,000 USD  cash paid onsite allocated to this single contest and an additional $20,000 USD allocated to the World Series overall champions. Click Here to see the Prize Money Breakdown. All host hotel information can be found by  Clicking Here. Make sure to stay up-to-date and interactive by following us on our Wake Park Worlds specific sites at:

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