NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS TO TAKE PLACE AS SCHEDULED THIS AUGUST IN WACO, TEXAS
For the first time in the history of wake sports, the Nationals will feature three disciplines: wakeboarding, cable wakeboarding, and wakesurfing
ORLANDO, FL (June 11, 2020) – As communities and public spaces begin to re-open around the U.S., the World Wake Association (WWA) and Nautique Boat Company are thrilled to announce the National Championship events will take place as scheduled this summer at BSR Cable Park in Waco, Texas. Pulled exclusively by Nautique’s industry-leading G-Series boats, the world-class BSR Cable Park will play host to one of the most exciting weeks in the history of wake sports on August 5th – 9th. This weekend trifecta of nonstop action will include the 2020 Nautique WWA Wakeboard National Championships, the 2020 Nautique WWA Wake Park National Championships, and the 2020 Nautique USA National Wakesurf Championships.
In an effort to continue minimizing the spread of COVID-19 while considering the health and safety of the riders, families, and staff, social distancing guidelines will be implemented at all WWA events. The WWA will ensure these procedures adhere to and operate in compliance with the most recent local, state and CDC guidelines. A specific plan detailing out the new measures will be posted by the WWA and will go into effect immediately. Each event will be capped per division in order to be in compliance federal, state and local limits on public gatherings.
Setting up to be the ultimate wake showdown in history, the nation’s top amateur athletes and their families will come together for a chance to define themselves as the sport’s elite. Professional riders from around the world will unite in Waco looking to take home the crown and put points on the leaderboard for their respective series of the 2020 season. The global series to be featured at BSR Cable Park will include the Nautique Wake Series, the Nautique Wakesurf Series, the WWA Wakeboard World Series (WBWS) and the WWA Wake Park World Series (WPWS). This is the weekend of the summer that is not to be missed!
At this time a minimum of a 30-day notice on any event changes* for U.S. domestic events and a minimum of a 45-day notice for international events will be provided.
*Event changes may include but are not limited to postponement, rescheduling, and/or cancellation.
2020 National Championships Events:
31st Nautique WWA Wakeboard National Championships
August 5th – 9th
BSR Cable Park, Waco, Texas (WWA-WBWS)
Nautique WWA Wake Park National Championships
August 5th – 9th
BSR Cable Park, Waco, Texas (WWA-WPWS)
Nautique USA National Wakesurf Championships
August 7th – 9th
BSR Cable Park, Waco, Texas
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 7X Wakeboard Boat of the Year, 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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The Nautique Wakesurf Series, presented by Billabong, will provide the pinnacle of wakesurf competition, creating a global platform for athletes to come to define themselves as the sport’s elite with six stops spanning across the globe. All athletes will be towed behind the 5X Wakeboard Boat of the Year, the Super Air Nautique G23 or the Super Air Nautique G23 Paragon.
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About Nautique Boat Company: Nautique is celebrating its 95th anniversary of delivering excellence in the marine industry. A subsidiary of Correct Craft, Nautique has been on the waters of the world with a passion for innovation since 1925. Delivering the very best waterski, wakeboard and wakesurf boats on the market, Nautique continues to drive progression with their award-winning technology and dedication to building the highest-quality boats imaginable. New technology, performance innovations and attention to detail are the cornerstones of what makes the Nautique brand the industry leader. Through the Nautique Cares initiative, employees and athletes dedicate themselves to not only making a difference on the water, but to extend their support 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
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 wakesports. 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 12,500 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.