Aug 2, 2012
One of the biggest amateur events of the year, the annual NAUTIQUE WAKESTOCK AMATEUR CHAMPIONSHIP takes place Friday August 10 in Collingwood, Ontario as part of MONSTER ENERGY WAKESTOCK, the world's biggest wakeboard festival.
Presented by Monster Energy, Pride Marine Group, Rip Curl and Go Pro, and featuring over $10,000 in prizes, the Am Championship is open to all ages and skill levels with different divisions for Novice, Intermediate, Advanced and Wakeskate riders, as well as multiple age categories. If you can get up on a wakeboard then you can compete in Wakestock!
The two top Advanced Ams will qualify for the Monster Energy Wakestock Pro World Series the following day and win a Go Pro HD camera.
New this year at Wakestock is the RIP CURL GROM SEARCH for all amateur riders age 16 & under. The Rip Curl Grom Search winner will receive a one year sponsorship from Rip Curl as well as qualification into the Monster Energy Wakestock Pro World Series.
All amateur riders will also have the chance to try out and win the latest wearable and mountable cameras from GO PRO. If you ride with a Go Pro then your wake footage will be included in the Go Pro videos that will be posted on www.wakestock.com and www.sbcwakeboard.com.
Wakestock Amateur riders will ride behind the latest Nautique wake boats. The Advanced Ams will ride behind the new 2013 Super Air Nautique G23 with it's revolutionary wake that recently recorded the first 1080 ever landed! Pride Marine Group will have all of the newest Nautique models to check out at Wakestock.
It's not too late to register for the Nautique Wakestock Amateur Championship featuring the Rip Curl Grom Search. Sign up online at www.wakestock.com.
All Wakestock Amateur entrants also receive a free Wakestock Weekend Festival pass to watch the best in the world compete in the Monster Energy Wakestock Pro World Series, plus see over 20 live bands, including AWOL Nation, Yelawolf, Adaventure Club, Classified, Monster Truck, Yukon Blonde and Mad Child on the Monster Energy Music Stage. Plus there's the Wakestock Action Sports Village with over 30 exhibitors offering deals on the latest surf wear, eyewear, wake gear and more.
Monster Energy Wakestock is supported by Coors Light, Nautique, Pride Marine Group, Rip Curl, Microsoft Windows, 102.1 the Edge, Go Pro, Vex, SBC Wakeboard, WWA, Ronix, Hyperlite, CWB, O'Brien, Slingshot, and Zeal.