Without further adieu, here are your nominees for the 2014 Ontario Wake Awards! Reminder tickets can be purchased online at Eventbrite Roth Photo Wakeboarder of the Year Dary Zneble Christian Primrose Robbie McMillin Chris Sinkic Gavin Hicks Female Rider of the Year Susie Mallory Emily Tenwestined Erika Langma Kelsey Chiappa Leslie Sparkes Wakeskater of the Year […]
About The Roots Wakeboard & Wakeskate Tour
The Roots is recognized by the provincial sport body as the designated Wakeboard & Wakeskate boat and cable series in Ontario. It is a not-for-profit event series organized by a committee of long-time competitive riders who have taken the initiative to provide the next generation of athletes with the opportunity to excel through this competitive series. Each event is ability driven which provides an inclusive environment from newbie riders as young as four, to the pro level rider, and all the way up to veterans 50+. The series is 100% grassroots focused with the goal of introducing new participants to the sport.
Progression is key in wakeboarding. We have more and more young kids joining the sport and redefining the sport. Over the past few years we have all had the opportunity to watch Mitch Lowry grow from a grom landing his first few inverts, to a contender in the open men’s division. His technical tricks mixed […]
Many of the riders in the roots series bring a smile to my face. The best part of my day is seeing everyone at reg and getting to chat with every rider for about 5 minutes as I sign them up for the day. One rider in particular is a the top of my morning […]
Jay Poole recently got back from the 2014 Wakeboard Canada Development Camp. To say he is stoked on the level of riding he witness is an understatement. Ontario was lucky enough to have Brayden Beswick, Mackayla Petrie and Patrick Haynes represent us. Jay was nice enough to take some time and give us an update on what went […]