Nic Rapa claims the Malibu Factory Smoky Mountain Pro 2017

Nic Rapa and Nicola Butler have taken out the Malibu Factory Smoky Mountain Pro 2017, in Louden, Tennessee.

The fourth stop of the WWA Wakeboard World Series (WBWS) and first stop of the Malibu Evolution Pro Series got underway on the Tennessee River, surrounded by hundreds of enthusiastic fans.

In the Pro Women's competition, the WBWS leader Giorgia Gregorio suffered an injury and had to watch her direct opponents ride for podium places.

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LearnWake: the new instructional video app for wakeboarders

LearnWake is the new mobile application for wakeboarders.

The membership-based iOS app features 400-plus videos that will teach you how to pull and land from basic tricks to advanced maneuvers.

LearnWake will help you go bigger, spin better, get inverted, build your foundation, and improve your fitness with off-water training.

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Mike Dowdy wins the 2017 PWT Mantua

Mike Dowdy has taken out the second stop on the 2017 Supra Boats Pro Wakeboard Tour (PWT), in Mantua, Utah.

The performance levels were once again raised on the PWT, as six athletes scored over 90 points during the finals held in the Mantua Reservoir with only 0.43 points separating the top three riders.

Nic Rapa, the 2016 Rookie of the Year, landed his first double flip in a contest and finished runner-up with 97.50 points. Australian sensation Harley Clifford placed third.

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