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Don’t Wait to Register!

Register Today for the 2016 Rider Experience South at Hyco Lake

The 2016 Rider Experience South is set for June 3-5, which will take place at Hyco Lake in Roxboro, North Carolina. The three-day event will serve as the industry leader in hosting elite athletes in amateur competition, as well as an educational opportunity for riders competing at any level to learn from the best in the sport. Malibu’s WWA Rider Experience will coincide as the Southern Regional Championship to qualify riders for the 2016 WWA Wakeboard National Championships.


For 2016, Malibu WWA Rider Experience South will host the third Malibu WWA Pro Card Qualifier, which qualifies riders for the WWA World Rankings and the right to compete at all WWA professional contests for the 2016 season.

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Registration for the Malibu WWA Regional Championships closes on Friday, June 3rd at 6:00 p.m. EST.
**Participants in the Regional Championships will not be able to register the day of the event**

June 3-5, 2016
Hyco Lake
Roxboro, North Carolina

Host Hotel:
Holiday Inn Express (21 miles from event)
2121 Riverside Dr.
Danville, VA. 24540
(434) 793-4000
Click Here  to book now

Hampton Inn (15 miles from event)
920 Durham Rd.
Roxboro, NC. 27573
(336) 599-8800
Click Here to book now

Nearest Airport:
Raleigh/Durham (RDU) – (43 miles to event site)

Daily Schedule

Friday, June 3
9am – 3pm: Sign in and Onsite Registration
9:30am – 4:30pm: Freeride Friday
12pm – 1pm: Judge’s Experience

Saturday, June 4
8am – 8:30am: Late Sign in and Registration
8:45am: Riders Meeting
9am: WWA Regional Championships & Social Function to Follow

Sunday, June 5
10am – 2pm: Wakesurf Experience Sign in and Onsite Registration
10am – 4pm: Wakesurf Experience

*Subject to change based on number of entries

Entry Fee:
Amateur Regional Champinship: $75.00
Amateur Wakesurf Competition: $75.00
Freeride Friday: $25.00
Jr. Pro Men: $100.00
Pro Card Qualifier: $100.00
Wakesurf Experience: $25.00

2016 Malibu WWA Pro Card Qualifiers & Rider Experience Dates

Rider Experience – South
Host Dealer: Promarine
Hyco Lake
Roxboro, North Carolina
June 3-5

Rider Experience – Central
Host Dealer: SMG Houston
3 Palms Action Sports Park
Conroe, TX
July 8-10

Rider Experience – East
Held in conjunction with Wootown Wakefest
Host Dealer: East Coast Flight Craft
Lake Quinsigamond
Worcester, Massachusetts
July 15-17

Rider Experience – Canada
Host Dealer: Aqua Sport Marine
Wow Lake
St. Zotique, QC, Canada
August 12-14

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About Malibu Boats
Malibu Boats is the world’s largest manufacturer of watersports towboats, known for leading the industry with major innovations, including the first onboard computer system in 1993, the ingenious Power Wedge hydrofoil in 2006 (completely redesigned in 2014), the industry’s first wake-maximizing hull in 2000, and Surf Gate, the innovation that changed the face of wakesurfing forever, in 2012. Malibu markets the Wakesetter and Response models – as well as the Axis Wake Research brand – through a worldwide dealer network. With some 450 employees and three manufacturing facilities, in California, Tennessee, and Australia, Malibu builds boats to help you live a #lifewithoutlimits on the water. (NASDAQ: MBUU) | @malibuboats  |  #evolutionproseries

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 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