From Abu Dhabi, UAE (October 5, 2011) – UAE wakeboard history is in the making, as the 1st ever UAE Wake Park National Championships Hosted by Al Forsan International Sports Resort will converge on the progressive city of Abu Dhabi, UAE October 15, 2011. Sanctioned by the World Wakeboard Association, this historic contest will also be the 1st ever contest held at the brand new state-of-the-art international sports resort known as Al Forsan.

The WWA National Championships were 1st held in the USA and have grown to encompass national championships in countries such as Canada, Brazil, Philippines, France, Mexico, United Kingdom, Japan, and many others.

This family oriented contest is open to any and all ability levels of wakeboarders, so come out for an action filled day at the park and meet top professional riders Tom Fooshee, Dean Smith, and Amber Wing. Don’t forget to bring your game face though, for there is a National Championship on the line.

This contest will lead up to the 2011 WWA Wake Park World Championships Hosted by Al Forsan International Sports Resort, December 7-10; where riders from all over the World in all ages and all abilities will flock in hopes to win a World Championship.

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About the WWA

The World Wakeboard Association (WWA) solely owns and operates the WWA Wake Park National Championships & the WWA Wake Park World Championships. The WWA Wakeboard National Championships, WWA Wakeboard World Championships, WWA Wakeboard World Series, WWA Wake Park World Series, and WWA Wake Park Triple Crown are also the solely owned property of the WWA. With 27 affiliate countries worldwide, the WWA is the global leader in the sport of wake. The WWA is a rider-formed organization dedicated to promoting and growing wake sports worldwide. It is the leading source for riders, event organizers and competitive standards. For more information on the WWA and its events. or contact

About Al Forsan

The Al Forsan International Sports resort aspires to be an internationally-recognized and top-rated world-class resort by leisure professionals, as well as companies and families. By consistently providing first-rate service and state-of-the-art facilities, it will establish itself as the major sports hub for regional and global events, setting new standards for international sports and leisure experiences.