Daniel Grant: nice work

The Monster Energy WWA Wake Park Triple Crown schedule has been released.

The best wakeboarders in the world are ready for another exciting season, and the Wake Park Triple Crown is one of the most prestigious series in the sport.

Overall points will be awarded based on each rider's finish at each stop, accumulating points over the three-stop series for the opportunity of winning the 2015 Wake Park Triple Crown Overall Championship.

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Daniel Grant: rail work | Photo: WWA/Corum

Daniel Grant and Aaron Gunn secured the overall titles at the 2014 WWA Wake Park World Series (WPWS), after the Thailand stage, one of the most fun and progressive cable parks on the globe.

The level of riding during the 2014 WWA Wake Park World Series has been mind-boggling. Progression of not only technical tricks, but also rewind-based rail and kicker tricks have set a new precedent in cable wakeboarding. The Thai Wake Park, in Bangkok, displayed tons of advanced new features in the lake for the ultimate showdown.

Grant, playing in home waters, was the favorite rider, but no one would have guessed he would sweep all three divisions, and take the Pro Men's overall title.

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Ferrari F50 and Jorge Gill: wakeboarding can be quite expensive

A professional wakeboarder has been towed by a Ferrari F50, in the United Kingdom.

They knew they were infringing the law. When a one-million pound Ferrari gets into water sports, we know we don't live in a rational world. Well, but it sounds quite thrilling too.

Jorge Gill, a British wakeboarder, was pulled by a rare yellow Ferrari F50 at 135 kilometers per hour (84 miles per hour), in Maud Foster Drain, a canal that runs in Lincolnshire.

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