Get ready for your ultimate wake weekend at the 2017 Malibu WWA Rider Experience South in Mooresville, North Carolina June 16-18. Hit the waters of Lake Norman with Malibu Pro riders for Freeride Friday, the WWA Regional Championships on Saturday and Surfgate Sunday! This amazing event promotes and showcases wakesports through rider development, competition and a family friendly atmosphere; towed exclusively behind Malibu's world-class wake boats.
Hosted by Malibu Boats of Charlotte.
CLICK HERE TO REGISTER
The Malibu WWA Rider Experience is a series of regionally placed amateur events around the US for all WWA amateur divisions and Jr. Pro Men. Each Rider Experience event is open to all riders. However, all riders must compete in their respective WWA Regional Championships to be invited to the 2017 WWA Wakeboard National Championships (Boat Only).
All Amateur Competitors - Seeding for the WWA Wakeboard National Championships will be based on competing in the Malibu WWA Rider Experience Regional Championships. If you are competing in the 2017 WWA Wakeboard National Championships and were 1st in your division in 2016 then you will be top seed. All other riders will be seeded from the WWA Regional Championships.
Any rider can compete at any and all Malibu WWA Rider Experience Events. Riders will only receive seeding when competing in their region.
• Amateur Regional Championships $75 USD (INCLUDES registration for Freeride Friday, Regional Championships, Surfgate Sunday and Judges Experience)
• Amateur Wakesurf Competition $75 USD (INCLUDES registration for Freeride Friday, Regional Championships, Surfgate Sunday and Judges Experience)
• Jr. Pro Men $100 USD (INCLUDES registration for Freeride Friday, Regional Championships, Surfgate Sunday and Judges Experience)
• Pro Card Qualifier $100 USD (INCLUDES registration for Freeride Friday, Regional Championships, Surfgate Sunday and Judges Experience)
• Wakesurf Experience $25.00 USD
• Freeride Friday $25.00 USD
• Judges Experience $25.00 USD
• $50 Late fee for Jr. Pro Division & Pro Card Qualifier starting April 24th at 5:00pm EST
CLICK HERE for the schedule of events.
Pro Athletes Attending: Massi Piffaretti, Parker Siegele, Chad Sharpe, Tarah Mikacich, Amber Wing, Jordan Wolfe, Taylor Wolfe
Stumpy Creek Boat Landing
State Rd. 1301 Mooresville, NC 28117 United States
Host Hotel Info:
Holiday Inn Express Mooresville - Lake Norman
130 Norman Station Boulevard
Mooresville, NC 28117
Malibu Boat dealers in each region will host the WWA Rider Experiences and WWA Pro Card Qualifiers beginning in Florida and working its way across North America. Information and registration can be found by visiting thewwa.com.
About Malibu Boats
Malibu Boats is the world's largest manufacturer of watersports towboats, known for leading the industry with major innovations, including the first onboard computer system in 1993, the ingenious Power Wedge hydrofoil in 2006 (completely redesigned in 2014), the industry's first wake-maximizing hull in 2000, and Surf Gate, the innovation that changed the face of wakesurfing forever, in 2012. Malibu markets the Wakesetter and Response models – as well as the Axis Wake Research brand – through a worldwide dealer network. With some 450 employees and three manufacturing facilities, in California, Tennessee, and Australia, Malibu builds boats to help you live a #lifewithoutlimits on the water. (NASDAQ: MBUU)
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About the WWA
The World Wakeboard Association is the global leader inwake sports sanctioning. The WWA owns and operates the WWA Wakeboard World Series, WWA Wake Park World Series, WWA Wakeboard National Championships, WWA Wake Park National Championships, WWA Wakeboard World Championships, WWA Wake Park World Championships, WWA Wake Park Triple Crown, WWA Pro Card and WWA Rider Experience. With 27 affiliate countries worldwide, the WWA is a rider-formed organization dedicated to promoting and growing wake sports worldwide. It is the primary source for riders, event organizers and competitive standards. For more information on the WWA and its events, check out thewwa.com.