Going to CIE SpringRide? Here are some things that you should know!
#1. CIE SpringRide and the NorCal INT season opener are the same event! INT and CIE have joined together to create a tournament where amateurs can compete alongside the world’s best professional athletes in the same event!
#2. SpringRide kicks off a day earlier this year. Thursday night the event begins with CIE’s event kickoff party in the Pines Bar at The Pines Resort. The kickoff party is 21 and over.
#3. The wakeboarding competition is now two full days, with INT riders hitting the water on Friday morning, May 10th. INT riders will run all day Friday and into Saturday morning. Registration is required IN ADVANCE for INT. Please visit intleague.com or call 925-200-7725. The top two INT riders automatically advance to the Rockwell Watches Invitational Double Up Contest on Saturday the 11th.
#4. Friday evening, Hyperlite will host the annual Dodgeball tournament and BBQ at the Hyperlite house. Arrive early to register your team and have some fun with the pros!
#5. Saturday at noon, the world’s elite riders will hit the water for the Rockwell Watches Double Up contest. Rockwell is offering a total of $5,000 in prize payouts; $3,000 for the best trick, $1,500 for the biggest trick and $500 for the rider with the most punishing crash! Rockwell is also awarding the contest winners with Rockwell timepieces. To top it off, Bob Teagle is continuing his $500 bounty for the first rider to land a 1080 at SpringRide, for a total of more than $7,000 in cash and prizes. The current roster includes Rusty Malinoski, Mike Dowdy, JD Webb, Derek Cook, Trever Maur, Ricky G, Chad Sharpe and Randall Harris.
#6. Malibu Boats and CWB Wakeboards have partnered together to offer Malibu Surf Gate demos. Friday and Saturday, Boat Country Escalon and Etco Marine will take pre-registered Spring Riders out on the lake in 2013 Wakesetters to ride the latest in wave-making technology. Surf Gate demos run Friday at 3PM and Saturday at 10AM and 2PM. There are 20 spots available. To register, email firstname.lastname@example.org with your name, email, phone, zip code and your preferred time/day to ride. You will receive a confirmation.
#7. Following the Double Up show, CWB Wakeboards will host the after party and awards ceremony on Saturday night with drink specials, games and prizes.
CIE SpringRide / Norcal INT Season Opener May 9-12