- 03 March 2015 | Wakeboarding
The World Wakeboard Association (WWA) has announced creation of the 2015 Malibu Evolution Pro Series. Malibu's award-winning Wakesetter line will be the official towboat of the tour.
The circuit will feature three stops in Mexico, Japan, and the United States, as well as a $20,000 purse. Riders competing in the Malibu Evolution Pro Series will also be earning points in the overall WWA Wakeboard World Series.
"The last 25 years of the WWA have been incredible. And now, with the Evolution Pro Series and a partner like Malibu Boats that shares our vision, I'm confident that competitive wakeboarding will be alive and well for the next 25 years and beyond," says Shannon Starling, president of the WWA.
- 19 February 2015 | Wakeboarding
The Supra Boats Pro Wakesurf Tour 2015 will feature three stops and a total purse of $30,000.
The best wake surfers in the USA will competing for their share of a $10,000 per-stop purse in at The Colony (Texas), Acworth (Georgia), and Lathrop (California) in conjunction with the Supra Boats Pro Wakeboard Tour.
"Having the best pro men athletes in two competition disciplines like surf and skim, in addition to wakeboarding at one epic event, is a tremendous undertaking," underlines Rick Tinker, President of Supra Boats.
- 03 February 2015 | Wakeboarding
Supra Boats SE550 will be the official tow boat of the 2015 Supra Boats Pro Wakeboard Tour.
With the largest Pro Men's purse in its history, the Pro Wakeboard Tour will feature the SE550 because of its clean, consistent and massive wakes that will push riders to new levels while preserving strict handling and a balanced ride for the driver and judges in the boat.
"At the end of last year's World Wakeboard Championships, we had an overwhelming number of rider responses and knew then that we had the product to pursue the Pro Wakeboard Tour," underlines Rick Tinker, president of Skier's Choice, manufacturer of Supra Boats.