Dominik Gührs: following the event rules

Dominik Gührs has claimed the Red Bull Rising High 2014, held in Hamm, Germany.

With 17 of wakeboarding's most prominent names out in the water, the show could only be awesome. Felix Georgii, Dominik Gührs, Nico von Lerchenfeld, Parks Bonifay, Steel Lafferty, Daniel Grant and Brenton Priestley showed up at the Hamm cable wakeboarding park.

In the preliminary round, the top two riders in each heat advanced to the final. The event format required that of the seven attempts for each rider, two had to be focused on technique and one on style.

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Daniel Grant: absolutely fired up

Daniel Grant took the top honors at the third edition of the Red Bull Wake of Steel, held in Linz, Austria.

Sixteen of the best wakeboarders in the world battled for two days straight in an incredible metal structure with multiple obstacles.

In the super final's first round, American Julian Cohen managed to grab the lead with a strong run, heading into the second round as the interim-leader.

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BroStock 2014: fun in the sun

Harley Clifford has stolen the BroStock 2014, at Lake of the Ozarks, Missouri.

The weather forecast forced organizers to run contest in one day, for the first time in nine editions. Therefore, the five-man final round was removed, and the 10-man semifinal became the final.

Twenty-two of the best riders in the world took to the water and put on a show. Giant double ups served up by the Axis A24, and driven by wake legend Gregg Necrason, were attacked during what became six hours of nonstop action.

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