|(July 11, 2017) – The World Wake Association (WWA) and Nautique Boat Company return to Acworth, GA August 3-6 for the 2017 Nautique WWA Wakeboard National Championships presented by Rockstar Energy. The industry-leading Super Air Nautique G23 is set to provide the perfect pull in what’s anticipated to produce some ofwakeboard’s defining moments of progression. This elite event showcases all WWA amateur divisions alongside the sport’s top Pro Men and Women for the third stop of the Nautique Wake Series; the only series that puts riders first.
Riders in all amateur divisions qualified to compete at the Nautique WWA Wakeboard National Championships at their respective Regional Championships held throughout the season. Placing at the top of their division will earn them the honor to represent the U.S.A. at the 2017 Nautique WWA Wakeboard World Championships, in Toronto, Canada.
“The Nautique WWA Wakeboard National Championships is always a fun and exciting event with pros and amateurs competing for one of the most coveted titles in the sport,” said Nautique President Greg Meloon. “Acworth, Georgia provides a great venue and atmosphere to showcase the top riders behind our award-winning Super Air Nautique G23.”
The Nautique WWA Wakeboard National Championships serves as the fifth stop of the WWA Wakeboard World Series. Towed exclusively behind 4x Wakeboard and 3x Wakesurf Boat of The Year, the Super Air Nautique G23, the world’s top pro riders will look to push their limits in every run. The amazing level of riding we’ve seen so far this season is sure to keep all eyes on the water with three events remaining in the race to be crowned the 2017 WWA Wakeboard World Series Champion and the 2017 Nautique Wake Series Champion.
“We look forward to returning the Nautique WWA Wakeboard National Championships to one of the greatest wake towns in the nation. Working with Nautique Boats to provide a first class experience for riders, families, and fans; this event holds a special place for every competitor. The progression we’ve seen this season has been unreal and we look forward to watching the sport’s defining moments unfold,” said WWA President Shannon Starling.
Fans on shore will be treated to fun for all ages with free on-site activities, autograph signings, food, vendors and more! The infamous Lake Altoona flotilla always keeps the energy high throughout the weekend with a front row seat for those coming by water. Don’t miss a second as the road to the wakeboard national title stops in Acworth, GA.
WHAT: 2017 Nautique WWA Wakeboard National Championships
WHEN: August 3-6, 2017
WHERE: Dallas Landing Park
5120 Allatoona Dr.
Acworth, GA 30101
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 92 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 21 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 Sport 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 outTheWWA.com.