(June 28, 2018) – The World Wake Association (WWA) and Nautique Boat Company are taking the 2018 Nautique WWA Wakeboard National Championships presented by Rockstar Energy to Monroe, Washington July 25-28, 2018. The 5X Wakeboard and 4X Wakesurf Boat of the Year, the Super Air Nautique G23, will deliver perfection to Lake Tye Park with performances from the most talented field of amateur and professional competitors in history. The 2018 Nautique Wake Series and WWA Wakeboard World Series continue as the heartbeat of the sport with athletes focused on driving progression with innovative riding at every stop.
Riders in all amateur divisions qualify to compete at the Nautique WWA Wakeboard National Championships at their respective Regional Championships held throughout the season. Whether placing at the top of their division or not, all riders have the honor to represent the U.S.A. at the 2018 Nautique WWA Wakeboard World Championships, in Miyoshi City, Japan.
“The Nautique WWA Wakeboard Nationals always brings out the best of the best,” said Nautique President Greg Meloon. “We’re happy to watch the progression of wakeboarding go down behind the Super Air Nautique G23. The wakes provide the perfect platform for riders of all ages and abilities to go out and compete their absolute best and have fun in the process.”
The Nautique WWA Wakeboard National Championships presented by Rockstar Energy serves as the fifth stop of the WWA Wakeboard World Series and fourth stop of the Nautique Wake Series, towed exclusively behind the legendary Super Air Nautique G23. This season is set to be nothing short of amazing as every one of the top 10 riders on the WBWS have a bag of tricks that can take the win on any given weekend.
“Every year the Nautique WWA Wakeboard National Championships presented by Rockstar Energy brings everyone together from the smallest groms competing for their first season to the heroes of our sport in the Pro divisions. This year has something special about it as we continue to get closer as a community and push the sport. We’re excited to bring this event to the northwest and look forward to another year of family fun and competition at Nationals!” said WWA Executive Director Corrie Wilson.
WHAT: 2018 Nautique WWA Wakeboard National Championships presented by Rockstar Energy
WHEN: July 25-28, 2018
WHERE: Lake Tye Park
14964 Fryelands Blvd.
Monroe, WA 98272
This event is FREE to the public. Learn more www.wakeboardnationals.com
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.For more information on the Nautique Wake Series Click Here.
For more information on the 2018 WWA Wakeboard World Series Click Here.
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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.
About Rockstar: Rockstar Energy Drink is designed for those who lead active lifestyles – from Athletes to Rockstars. Available in over 25 flavors at convenience and grocery outlets in over 30 countries, Rockstar supports the Rockstar lifestyle across the globe through Action Sports, Motor Sports, and Live Music. For more information, visit: www.RockstarEnergy.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.