Brian Grubb: please don't melt | Photo: Nevins/Red Bull

Brian Grubb has taken wakeskating to a whole new level by riding the rare icebergs washing ashore along Cape Cod.

The wakeskate pioneer has already taken wakeskating to the rice terraces of the Philippines and the snowy fields of Bosnia but this time it was different.

The cold winter storms of the northeast US dumped meters of snow on Boston, and created the cold conditions that allowed ice to form in the northern Atlantic, and drift down towards Cape Cod, south of Boston.

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Wakecation: Steel Lafferty multiplied | Photo: Robert Snow/Red Bull

Parks Bonifay, Brian Grubb and Steel Lafferty are on "Wakecation." But they're not resting and relaxing. They're shredding.

The wakeboarding trio will be riding behind seaplanes in Panama, in search of new riding spots and tricks for the ultimate "Wakecation," a series of full-action liquid episodes.

Parks Bonifay was born on 30th September, 1981, in Winterhaven, Florida. At six months old, Parks was put on a pair of skis by his father. He won the X Games when he was 14 years old, and triumphed in multiple wakeboarding events. Parks Bonifay is the first documented wakeboarder to land a 1080.

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Wakeboarding: consistent waves are hard to get | Photo: James Benninger/Creative Commons

AutoWake promises a revolution in wakeboarding. The newly launched technology measures your boat's hull angles and depth in the water and adjusts ballast, gates and trim plates to keep your hull where it should be.

As conditions change - different passengers, different riders, varying fuel - AutoWake adjusts the hull to keep its depth and angles consistent. It basically works just like a cruise control system.

A consistent hull position means consistent waves and wakes with none of the frustration so familiar to users of older systems that measure the wrong things.

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