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Monday, 30 June 2008

Germany goes to the Philippines
WWA - Wake Park World Championships 2008

Here the latest starter list for the wakeskate world park champion- ships at the Camsur water complex CWC.
  • Andy Kolb - Germany
  • Kristof Zint - Germany
  • Nick Taylor - USA
  • Kwon Kwang Sik (KK) - Korea
  • Leo Labadens - France
  • JD Webb - USA
  • John Ruark - USA
  • Ryan Doyle - Canada
  • Luis Bequerieux - Spain
  • Bret Little - USA
  • Andrew Pastura - USA
The wakeskate qualification runs start at Thursday, July 3rd. The final is at Sunday, July 6th.

The Wakeskate Bomb team wish GOOD LUCK to Andy Kolb from the Liquid Force team and Kristof Zint from Neverride team (don't forget to place your preorder on the new X-Hive!). Picture and information are from CWC.

Volume Wakeskate Issue 7 aviable

Since Juni 27th Volume Wakeskate Videos is back with issue #7! The issue #7 included:

  • pro spotlight is shining bright on Danny Hampson,
  • Ben Horan in the "Day In The Life" section,
  • a trip to the Bahamas,
  • trick tips all the way from Beginner to Advanced
  • plus tons more!
Picture and information are taken from Volume Wakeskate website. You can order the video directly from Volume Wakeskates videoshop. Check the Sidewayz website for trailor.

Saturday, 28 June 2008

Result Portugal Wakeskate Nationals

Here is the results from the first portuguese wakeskate nationals last weekend (2008-06-21).

Open Mens:
1º - João Leonardo
2º - Luis Braga
3º - Martim Freire

Open Female:
1º - Rute Marta
2º - Ana Cunha

1º - José M. Craveiro
2º - João M. Bernardino

1º - Luis Santos

The nationals was held on the beach of Gaio-Rosario. For more information and pics check Associação Portuguesa de Wakeboard e Wakeskate. Picture is also taken from there.

Wednesday, 18 June 2008

Byerly Toe Jam Stop 2 - TSR New Braunfels
Rockstar Cable Jam, Boat Comp

Here the latest links to the results and videos of the Byerly Toe Jam in Texas, New Braunfelds. The jam take place at the Texas Ski Ranch. Here a short list of the best tricks at the cable jam:
  • kickflip / sw kickflip / bs 360 off kicker – Nick Taylor
  • bs big flip / 360 flip / Heelflip – Reed Hansen
  • sw bs to bigger spin / Rockstar Box – Brandon Thomas
  • shove to front lip wallride – Bret Little
  • kickflip / big spin transfer / Oakley wallride – Andrew Pastura
  • 360 flip - Stu Shinn
For all european wakeskaters, I hope we can top this at the RMBS Jam 19.07.2008 Duisburg Wedau. Here the list of links:
All information are taken from Alliance wakeskate mag and ws.com. Picture is taken from Alliance wakeskate mag.

Thursday, 12 June 2008

Pump Up the Volume
Winch contest at Lake Italia 61

Here is the flyer for the Pump Up The Volume contest at the Lake Italia 61. The contest take place at the 21. of June. It is a winch event with rails in the water. This contest is part of a great celebration, with DJs playing from 1pm. The after party starts at 11pm. For more information related to the contest call +39 33 85 40 65 09 or write an email to linx.torino.

All information are from Patrick (ws.ch) and Surfcorner.it, flyer is taken from ws.ch.

Monday, 9 June 2008

DVS Munition CT Mesh Preview

Here the first picture from the new DVS team wakeskate shoe. They are lined with Lycra and based on the DVS Munition CT.

For more information check the DVS wake website from time to time. Picture is taken from DiamontNikon at Flickr.com.

Friday, 6 June 2008

Win a Kustom Dekade Waketonix

All you have to do is answer a simple question. Which rider is in the KUSTOM Wakeskate team? Go to Kustom Footwear European website and win a pair of wakeskate shoes (10 pairs are available). Here some short information about the shoe:
  • Lightweight nylon mesh and jersey upper
  • Triple stitched hardened PU toe cap
  • Perforated mesh inversock
  • Suggested Retail: 69 €
  • Water repellent EVA tongue and collar lining
  • Low density rubber outsole for better grip
For more information check the Kustom Footwear website.

Tuesday, 3 June 2008

Devotid Movement V2

Here some information about the new Devotid concave called Movement V2. At first the spec:
  • 40.5 "long x 15.25 wide
  • 9.5 lbs,
  • A-sym.
  • fully enclosed Wood/Foam core
  • rock hard re-shapable edges
  • full bilevel depth concave
  • PBT graphic base
  • 2"inches of 3 stage rocker
The preorder price is 239.00 with a free set of skate bumps exclusive $20 for shipping in the US. The preorder is a limited run of about 30 units at first. After release at the surf expo the price for a Movement will be about $280-290. If you would like to purchase one please email kevin@devotid.com. Here some more infos from Kevin:

We went with a 12 ply pressed wood core, 5 lb density molded foam core, rock hard molded transparent re-shapable edge, 30 oz's of fiberglass and PBT graphic base on the bottom. But all-in-all our main concern was true wood feel with super durability.

For more information check Kevin's MySpace blog or this article or this threat on ws.com or go direct to devotid homepage. All information and pictures are from ws.com.