Wakepoolooza: wakeboarding on Fry Street, Denton, Texas

Jade Whirley and Kyle Alberts have dominated the 2013 Wakepoolooza, in Denton, Texas.


Can you imagine a cable wakeboarding contest held in a city street? It's not a dream, it's reality.

Wakepoolooza is an annual event used to help promote cable wakeboarding. It was debuted in 2012, on Fry Street, in Denton.

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Red Bull Rising High: wakeboarding fever

Raph Derome has conquered the Red Bull Rising High, in front of 15,000 wakeboarding fans, at the Magellan Terraces, in Hamburg.


Unit Parktech's innovative combination of XXL kicker and landing pulled by Sesitec System 2.0 was the star of the wakeboarding show.

Raph Derome pulled the first Heelside Frontside 900 and made the finals, along with Dominik Gührs, Dominik Hernler and Nico von Lerchenfeld.

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Wakeboarding: the 2020 Olympic dream is on

The International Waterski & Wakeboard Federation will make its final presentation to the full Executive Board of the International Olympic Committee (IOC).


The Olympic hopes of the world wakeboarding community grow as the 50-year-old dream is waiting for the final IOC decision, to be made in September 2013.

Is wakeboarding going to hit the 2020 Summer Olympics? Project "Wakeboard 2020 Vision" will try to get a chance between eight possible sports (baseball/softball, karate, roller sports, sport climbing, squash, wrestling and wushu).

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