ABILENE, TX- Tige Boats is proud to announce Cobe France as the newest addition to the TeamTige Global Wakeboarding Team. Cobe is making a statement at 14 years old as a WWA Junior Boys World Champion and is in training with wakeboarding legends to accomplish his mission of becoming the future of the sport.

“Cobe has a solid vision: he rides constantly, he trains with the best, and he is determined to claim the future of wakeboarding,” stated Daniel Gutierrez, Director of Design and Marketing for Tige Boats. “We are stoked to cultivate one of the most talented up and coming riders in the world.”

“I have been training behind Tige’s for my whole life and I am so stoked that I am now a part of their team,” stated Cobe France. “I love that Tige has an eye for the future and I’m excited to grow my career with them!”

Cobe is also sponsored by ProWake, O’Brien Wakeboards Australia, Nautilus Marine Insurance, Grundfos Pumps, Rubber Jungle Wetsuits, and O’neill.

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