WWA: 2016 Nautique WWA U.S. Wakeboard National Championships to Air on NBC Sports
2016 Nautique WWA U.S. Wakeboard National Championships to Air on NBC Sports
LAKE ALFRED, Fla. (October 6, 2016) – The World Wake Association (WWA) has announced the action-packed 2016 Nautique WWA U.S. Wakeboard National Championships presented by Rockstar Energy is set to air on NBC Sports Network Sunday, October 16th at 3:30 pm ET. The show will feature highlights from the 2016 event in Acworth, Georgia with exciting performances behind the four-time Wakeboard Boat of the Year, The Super Air Nautique G23. Standouts include wake-to-wake double flips by Nautique team rider Mike Dowdy along with Australian up-and-comer Tony Iaconni’s spectacular run, which consisted of a front blind mobe that propelled him to the win in the Men’s Pro Finals.
As the largest wakeboarding event in North America, the Nautique WWA Wakeboard National Championships served as the fourth stop of the 2016 Nautique Wake Series, which gives riders the platform to perform at the highest level, pushing the sport’s progression behind the award-winning Super Air Nautique G23 each season. The highly competitive event took place on the world-class water at the Dallas Landing Park on Lake Allatoona and marked the fourth round of the 2016 WWA Wakeboard World Series.
Along with showcasing Iaconni’s magnificent winning run, NBC Sports will feature action from the star-studded Pro Women’s division, led by fellow Australian Amber Wing, who emerged victorious. In the Pro Wakeskate division, Brian Grubb nailed his run to come out on top, while Elliot Digney landed the first-ever double flip in Jr. Pro Men’s competition behind the industry-leading Super Air Nautique G23.
Make sure you tune in or set your DVR in order to capture all of the action from the Nautique WWA U.S. Wakeboard National Championships presented by Rockstar Energy. The show will air Sunday, October 16 at 3:30 pm ET.
Dedicated to progressing the sport from the ground up, the Nautique Wake Series puts riders first, developing the stars of tomorrow and showcasing the top athletes of today with every major event held behind the Super Air Nautique G23. The Nautique Wake Series is the only event series that gives riders of all ages, gender and skill level the opportunity to compete at an elite level.
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About The WWA: The World Wake 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 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 primary source for riders, event organizers and competitive standards. For more information on the WWA and its events, check out www.thewwa.com