Prize Purse for the Monster Energy WWA Wake Park Triple Crown
Prize Purse for the Monster Energy WWA Wake Park Triple Crown Presented by Aktion Parks Announced, Monster Army to Support the Amateur Divisions and offer Cash to Amateur Podium Finishers
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Alliance MultiMedia – Cardiff CA, (March 16th, 2015) – The professional prize purse for the kick off of the 2015 Monster Energy WWA Wake Park Triple Crown 2015 (#MEWPTC) at Miami Watersports complex will be $20,000 with the majority of that focused on the highly competitive and much anticipated Pro Men’s Features event.
In addition to this amazing purse for all of the pro riders, the Open Men’s and Open Women’s athletes will now have a chance to earn cash for landing on the podium. Thanks to Monster Army and their Paid to Podium program, any amateur athlete age 13 and over that has signed up and completed their profile on Monster Army ahead of the event has a chance to earn as much as $500 per event.
Monster Paid to Podium – www.monsterarmy.com
All open Men’s and Open Women’s competitors who are at least 13 years old need to sign up and set up their profile ahead of the first event. As an athlete earns podium finishes they ascend through the army ranks and qualify for increased podium payouts. For the Monster Energy Wake Park Triple Crown events the base payout for making the podium will be –
1st – $500
2nd – $300
3rd – $150
Official Pro Payout Per Division – Miami
Pro Men’s Features Pro Women’s Features Pro Wakestake Pro Best Trick
1st $3,500 1st $2,000 1st $1,000 $2,500
2nd $2,500 2nd $1,000 2nd 750
3rd $1,500 3rd $750 3rd $500
4th $1,000 4th $500 4th $250
We have put together a deal with the Hotel Indigo Miami Lakes, just minutes from Miami Watersports Complex. Please call the front desk and mention that you are part of the Triple Crown for our special room rate. Call 305-556-0100 to make your reservation
Hotel Indigo Miami Lakes
7601 Miami Lakes Drive
Miami Lakes, FL 33014
Phone (305) 556- 0100
Miami Watersports Complex Schedule
Thursday, March 26th
2PM-7PM – Check in/registration open practice and media introduction
Friday, March 27th
8AM – Qualifying for all divisions begins
Saturday, March 28th
9AM – Semi-finals for all divisions
12:00 – Grand Opening Ribbon cutting ceremony
1:00 – Finals for all divisions
For 2015, founding sponsor of the Monster Energy Wake Park Triple Crown, Liquid Force is back in full support of the event series. Along with Liquid Force, this year the Monster Energy Wake Park Triple Crown will also have Hyperlite and Jobe on site with their latest boards and gear for the public to check out and demo.
Full 2015 Schedule
March 27th & 28th 2015
Miami Watersports Complex – Miami, Florida
Wake Park Triple Crown Kick off Event, Wake Park World Series Event and Miami Watersports Grand Opening
September 18th & 19th 2015
Terminus – Atlanta, Georgia
Wake Park Triple Crown Final Event
In addition to the largest wake park event purse in North America, for the first time this series will visit two new parks; Miami Watersports Complex in Miami, Florida and Velocity Island Park in Sacramento, California. Both parks have incredibly unique facilities and will play host to amazing events.
In its 6th year the WPTC guarantees to further set 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 (USA), Chandler Powell (USA), Daniel Grant (THA), Aaron Gunn (AUS) and James Windsor (AUS) will travel to these three unique cable parks to compete for the individual event titles and the Wake Park Triple Crown overall series championship.
Overall points will be awarded based on each rider’s finish at each stop, accumulating points over the three-stop series for the opportunity of winning the 2015 Wake Park Triple Crown Overall Championship.
The Monster Energy WWA Wake Park Triple Crown is powered by Alliance MultiMedia, Alliance Wake Magazineand alliancewake.com: wakeboarding, wakeskating, and wakesurfing’s movement and lifestyle.
About the WWA
The World Wakeboard Association is the global leader in wake sports sanctioning. The WWA owns and operates the WWA Wakeboard World Series, WWA Wake Park World Series, WWA Wakeboard National Championships, WWA Wake Park National Championships, WWA Wakeboard World Championships, WWA Wake Park World Championships, WWA Wake Park Triple Crown, WWA Evolution Pro Series, WWA Pro Card and WWA Rider Experience. With 27 affiliate countries worldwide, 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 at Terminus 2014 – Daniel has the talent to win every Triple Crown event in 2015
Tom Fooshee holds 4 of 5 Monster Energy Wake Park Triple Crown Overall titles, he will be back as a crowd favorite to challenge for the 2015 overall title.
Graeme Burress held the points lead for much of the 2014 series, he will also be back to see if he can claim the overall series championship.
Blake Bishop of Terminus stomped his first ½ cab double back roll in the Open Men’s Final, we will see if Blake steps up to ride with the pros in 2015