Monster Energy WWA Wake Park Triple Crown Presented by Nautique Boats Kicks off with a $50,000 Purse at BSR!
Alliance MultiMedia – Cardiff CA, (April 2nd, 2013) – The Monster Energy WWA Wake Park Triple Crown (WPTC) with new Presenting Sponsor Nautique Boats launches at BSR in Waco, Texas over Memorial Day Weekend with a $50,000 purse!
In addition to the largest wakeboarding event purse in North America this first stop of the Wake Park Triple Crown is also a WWA Wake Park World Series event. This promises that top riders from around the globe will travel to Waco, Texas to compete for WWA Wake Park World Series points, their share of this massive prize purse and the overall WWA Wake Park World Series Championship. This event series is set to continue to bring the most impressive action and biggest names to wake parks across North America.
In its 4th year the WPTC guarantees to reset the standard for quality events and athletic performances at wake park events on a global scale. This year, top name riders such as Tom Fooshee, Daniel Grant, Raph Derome and James Windsor will travel to some of the most established cable parks in the world to compete for the individual event titles and the overall series championship.
Overall points will be awarded based on each rider’s standings at each stop, accumulating points over the three-stop series for the opportunity of taking the 2013 Wake Park Triple Crown Overall Championship. Multi-time winner, Tom Fooshee, has never lost the overall title for the Monster Energy Wake Park Triple Crown; however, with this first stop, many top-ranked international riders will have their eyes set on the top of the podium.
“With the largest field of riders at the 2013 Monster Triple Crown; this kick off at BSR will set the tone for the entire series.” Liquid Force, TSR, and Monster Energy Team rider, Tom Fooshee states. “This will be the most incredible event yet for the Monster Energy Triple Crown.”
The series kicks off May 24 & 25 at BSR with an incredible line up of athletes, events, bands, parties and entertainment for everyone. In addition to the best athletes and the largest prize purse, the event promises a Memorial Day Weekend to remember.
$50,000 prize purse
WWA Wake Park World Series Stop
Friday May 24th
Bi-Level Pool Exhibition $10,000 Purse
Night Riding Friday Night With Bands 8-11PM
Saturday May 25th
Mudquest Mud Run
Live Bands and a DJ on Site 6-12PM
Registration for stop 1 will be open next week. Check back to alliancewake.com for additional information regarding registration, schedule of events, and more.
Divisions for the BSR event include -
Pro Wakeskate (in the new bi-level pool)
*Registration will open at least 45 days ahead of each event. Visit www.thewwa.com for additional information, rankings, and membership options.
For 2013, founding sponsors of the Monster Energy Wake Park Triple Crown, Liquid Force and Slingshot are both back in full support of the event series. Both brands will have tents and product for use at all stops as well as top pros on hand to give advice and help pick out the best products for your riding style.
The Monster Energy WWA Wake Park Triple Crown presented by Nautique Boats is powered by Alliance MultiMedia, Alliance Wakeboard Magazine and alliancewake.com: wakeboarding and wakeskating’s movement and lifestyle.
About the WWA
The WWA Wake Park World Series and the WWA Wake Park Triple Crown are the solely owned properties of the World Wakeboard Association (WWA). The WWA also owns and operates the WWA Wakeboard National Championships, WWA Wakeboard World Championships, WWA Wakeboard World Series, WWA Wake Park Nationals, and WWA Wake Park World Championships. 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, check out www.thewwa.com
Daniel Grant Wakeskating at the final 2012 WPTC event hosted by the OWC