ABILENE, TX – Congratulations to Team Tigé professional wakeboard rider Shaun Faccio for finishing in third place in the Pro Men division of the European and African Wakeboard Championship. The E&A Championships were held in South Africa at the Emerald River Resort February 15 to February 18. This event is the first wakeboard pro tour stop of the season. In addition to Faccio, Tigé Team pro rider Julien Bonnet competed for his first time at this event, advancing to the semifinals.
Faccio has been a part of the Tigé pro team since 2008, trains behind a Tigé, is the official importer for Tigé Boats in South Africa and coaches wakeboarders at his school at Tigé Precision Inboards. Bonnet, from Beligum, has been a part of the Tigé pro team since 2011, trains behind a Tigé and is also sponsored by Konvex Boats of Europe.
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