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- 15 May 2017 | Wakeboarding
In 2017, the only question that is still unanswered is: will Harley Clifford win all the events he competes in this year? Stop number one, check.
The Pro Wakeboard Tour season is celebrating its 25th anniversary. The longest-running professional wakeboard and wakesurf circuit kicked off the 2017 season at Oak Mountain State Park, in Birmingham, Alabama.
After the qualifying rounds held in the first two days, the world's best battled it out for points and glory. And what a spectacular show it was with five of six riders scoring in the 90s in the finals, for the first time.
- 03 May 2017 | Wakeboarding
Harley Clifford has taken out the 2017 Nautique Wake Open, in Orlando, Florida.
The Australian powerhouse stormed the event and proved he is ready to battle for another world title. Clifford has recently returned to the water after recovering from a serious knee injury.
The Men's Pro final included Mike Dowdy, Noah Flegel, and Cory Teunissen, but it was Clifford who stole the show by hitting a double indy tantrum on his first trick, a tail grab KGB, and a melon toe nine.
- 15 February 2017 | Wakeboarding
The Australian wakeboarding star is back in the water after spending eight months recovering from a serious knee injury.
Clifford, 23, wiped out while shooting a video clip for the 2016 X Games Real Wake contest. The rehabilitation process took place in his home country.
"It's been a big eight-month journey of ups and downs, hard work, determination, sweat, and tears recovering from my left knee ACL reconstruction, but I wouldn't have changed a thing!" said Clifford.