Orlando, Fla. – The highly anticipated first stop on the 2014 MasterCraft Pro Wakeboard Tour presented by Rockstar will be available in approximately 78 million homes on June 29, when NBC Sports Network broadcasts the 30 minute episode at 2:30 p.m. (EST) on a Sunday afternoon. The Acworth, GA. episode will feature highlights of all the top runs from Lake Allatoona, as well as candid interviews with wakeboarding’s top athletes.
"So much insane riding went down in Acworth last month, it’s awesome fans will have the opportunity to see the top rides in high definition on NBC Sports Network," said Sean Dishman, World Sports & Marketing’s director of sales and marketing. "The network provides the highest quality coverage available and gives fans the best televised access ever for a wakeboard event."
Tune in to NBC Sports Network throughout the summer to follow wakeboarding’s top pros, as they compete in the sport’s most elite competition series. NBC Sports Network will give viewers unprecedented access to all the action on the water, with in-depth profiles of all the best riders. Fans can catch all eight King of Wake broadcasts during their original air times on NBC Sports Network as follows:
Episode Air Dates
• EP. 1 - Nautique Wake Games - June 1st- 1:30 PM (ET)
• EP. 2 - MasterCraft Pro Wakeboard Tour: Stop #1 - June 29th- 2:30 PM (ET)
• EP. 3 - MasterCraft Pro Wakeboard Tour: Stop #2 - August 8th- 4:00 PM (ET)
• EP. 4 - MasterCraft Pro Wakeboard Tour: Stop #3 - August 29th- 4:00 PM (ET)
• EP. 5 - Nautique WWA National Championships - September 20th- 2:30PM (ET)
• EP. 6 - MasterCraft Pro Wakeboard Tour: Stop #4 - October 12th- 4:30PM (ET)
• EP. 7 - Nautique Wake Open - October 21st- 4:00PM (ET)
• EP. 8 - Supra WWA World Championships - November 18th- 4:00PM (ET)
For more information on the 2014 King of Wake Series, visit KingofWake.com.
MasterCraft is the exclusive towboat for the Pro Wakeboard Tour, as it has been since the tour’s wakeboarding events began in 1992. For more information visit MasterCraft.com.
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About King of Wake
The King of Wake is the world’s elite pro wakeboarding series, attracting the sport’s top athletes from throughout the globe. Over the course of a season, athletes compete for the ultimate wakeboarding crown in a series points race of eight events throughout the United States to see who rules the wake. The King of Wake is organized by World Sports & Marketing – the leading wake-events producer since 1988.