PINE MOUNTAIN, GA (August 29, 2020) – The award-winning Nautique G23 Paragon pulled several of the sport’s greatest to victory on the legendary waters of Robin Lake for day two of the 2020 Nautique Masters Wakesurf Championships presented by YANMAR. The intensity was at an all-time high with the esteemed Nautique Masters Wakesurf titles on the line paired with a final chance to throw points on the leaderboard of the Nautique Wakesurf Series presented by Billabong.
Callaway Gardens was filled with memorable moments all day long as the Nautique G23 Paragon displayed waves of perfection to lead amateurs to victory in eleven divisions. The Men’s Beginner revved things up in a heated final with Francisco Cabezas coming out on top with his unique style and big turns to take the win with a score of 78.33. The Women’s Beginner final saw Kelly Albin take the win with multiple 180s for winning score of 86.67. Wrapping up a season to remember on the Nautique Wakesurf Series presented by Billabong, Lee Hite came away with the win in the Boys division and a final score of 83.33, just head of Whit Shropshire in second with 77.33 points and Tyler Lavoise in third with a score of 71.67.
Always a crowd favorite, the Adaptive finalists showed up Saturday afternoon ready to put on a show behind the Nautique G23 Paragon. Carter Hess brought home a huge score of 90.00 throwing a lip slide and soul carves for the win in the Adaptive Standing division, followed by Mike Nelson in second with a score of 80.00. Stefan Leroy earned his final win for the season in the Adaptive Sitboarding division with a final score of 88.33.
The Master’s Women division kept the afternoon moving with Evelyn Nelson taking the win completing a clean body varial earning herself an 81.67, followed by Vanessa Williams with another impressive run and a score of 76.67. The Veteran’s division closed out the day with more epic riding and David Williams scoring an 85.00 to take the win with a frontside shove on his longboard and a clean 360. Scott Bouchard came in second with a score of 81.33, followed by Mark Walser in third with 77.67 points to round out the podium.
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Day three of the 2020 Nautique Masters Wakesurf Championships presented by YANMAR begins at 8:00 a.m. EST on Sunday, August 30th featuring more amateur finals, and Pro semifinal and final rounds. Click Here to tune in LIVE.
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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 several stops spanning across the globe.
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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 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.