Winners from 18 Divisions Awarded with GoPro Cameras

Orlando, Fla. — After receiving 206 online video submissions from riders ranging between the ages of six and 61, Tigé has announced the overall winners from the amateur divisions from its MyWake Global Challenge competition. Determined by the online video submissions that received the most votes from fans across the globe, 18 amateur divisions crowned champions.

Winners from each of the 18 divisions will receive GoPro cameras to reward their achievements. The complete list of overall winners includes:

Masters Men Wakeboard   Matt Vermillion  
Masters Women Wakeboard   Kim Polhamus  
Amateur Men Wakeboard   Curt Bernsein  
Amateur Women Wakeboard   Anna Blelen  
Amateur Junior Men Wakeboard   Timmy Burnier  
Amateur Junior Women   Shelby King  
Boys Wakeboard   Cobe France  
Girls Wakeboard   Zahara Kell  
Pro Women Wakeskate   Taylor McCullough  
Amateur Wakeskate   Josh Hamon  
Amateur Women Wakeskate   Heather Luske  
Amateur Women Wakesurf   Taylor McGarry  
Amateur Women Skim   Jackie Costa  
Amateur Men Wakesurf   Zane Montgomery  
Amateur Men Skim   Sam Girard  
Masters Men  Wakesurf   Scott Clup  
Masters Women Wakesurf   Angel Viland  
Juniors Wakesurf   Eddie Blondeau  

“We received a ton of amazing video submissions throughout the Tigé MyWake Global Challenge from the world’s best professional and amateur riders,” said Tigé Director of Marketing, Daniel Gutierrez. “The competition was really tough and we’d like to congratulate all of the winners and thank everyone who submitted videos online and voted for their favorites. We look forward to growing this first-of-its-kind contest and expect an even bigger competition next year.”

The Tigé MyWake Global Challenge featured 27 different wake discipline divisions, representing riders from 13 countries, who rode behind 96 different makes and models of boats on 105 different kinds of boards. The contest’s website received more than 100,00 web hits during the competition and collected 8.6 hours of 2 minute video submissions totaling 45 gigs of video.

For more information on the Tigé MyWake Global Challenge visit,

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