Now celebrating its fourth year, this annual event has become the area's premier wakeboard and summer event.  Beavermead Park on Little Lake will be the new site for the Kawartha Lakes Wakeboard OPEN 2008.   Kawartha Lakes Wakeboard Co. (Pro Shop, Wakeboard School and Events) and Kawartha F.E.S.T., (Festival and Events Organization with a board of Directors that includes Chambers of Commerce, City Council, Services Clubs and GPA EDC) have partnered to bring Peterborough and the Kawartha's only event of its kind.  The event will take place June 28th and 29th between the 10am and 6 pm each day.

The Kawartha Lakes Wakeboard OPEN will include:
Amateur Wakeboard Competition
(Divisions include: Novice, Intermediate & Advanced)

Level Thirtn Wakeskate Competition
(Divisions include: Intermediate & Open)

Supra Boats & Yamaha Sportboats
Pro Wakeboard Expression & Slider Competition
Canadian and US Pro Riders compete for cash prizes

Bud Light Beer Garden
This licensed area is for spectators 19+.  Proper ID is required.  See the wakeboard action from the Beer Garden.

Monster Energy Pro Winch Pool
The area’s first of its kind, Pro Start Pool.  Pro riders will compete in best trick format in wakeboard and wakeskate divisions.

Freestyle Motocross – FMX Presented by Peterborough Examiner
Freestyle Motocross demos/show by Metal Militia rider Jason Thorne.  Born and raised in Millbrook, Ontario, he has performed Freestyle shows all around the World.
Joining him will be the Thorne FMX team.

KLWC Boarder Village
The boarder village will showcase KLWC’s 2008 products, including wakeboards, wakeskates, DVDs, accessories and the latest summer apparel.  KLWC will be giving tones of prizes throughout the day as well as hold draws for new gear.  The Village will also include industry and local exhibitors. Spectators will have the chance to meet Pro Riders, get a picture and an autograph.

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