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BC riders named to Wake Canada National Team

BC riders named to Wake Canada National Team

Wake Canada has announced the 2017 Canadian National Wakeboard Team. 14 athletes were named to the team from across Canada with 6 coming from BC. We will be cheering for the following athletes as they represent Canada on the world stage this summer. James Balzer, Abbotsford, BC: Wakeskate Michela Phillips, […]

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Help support Ben LeClair’s recovery

Help support Ben LeClair’s recovery

Post courtesy of Slingshot Wake.  It was a heavy weekend for many in the wakeboarding community, as we learned that our great friend and brand representative Benjamin Leclair suffered a severe spinal cord injury on Friday, Nov. 25 while wakeboarding in Orlando, Florida. Ben was immediately airlifted to the hospital, […]

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Sports announced for Cowichan 2018 BC Summer Games

Sports announced for Cowichan 2018 BC Summer Games

The BC Games Society announced today the 18 sports that will be part of the Cowichan 2018 BC Summer Games. Up to 2808 athletes, 543 coaches, and 373 officials will gather on Vancouver Island for four days of celebration and competition, July 19-22, 2018. “The BC Games experience provides inspiration […]

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Elite Athlete Funding: 2016 Applications Now Open

Elite Athlete Funding: 2016 Applications Now Open

WSWBC defines an Elite Athlete as a BC athlete that competes at the National level. The scope of this program is to help athletes with funding for expenses not normally covered by their discipline representative, such as travel and accommodation. Funding comes from yearly fees normally paid by clubs to […]

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2016 Wakeboard Nationals: Abbotsford

2016 Wakeboard Nationals: Abbotsford

Canada’s top wakeboarders competed for the National Championship title this past weekend at Valley Wake Park in Abbotsford, BC. Hosted by Wake Canada, the 2016 Wakeboard Nationals were held for the second time at this venue. Riders competed in boat and cable events. Watch the recap video from BC Team […]

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Vancouver Waterski Club Camp

Vancouver Waterski Club Camp

July 11-14, 2016: The Vancouver Waterski Club held a clinic for Junior and Senior 3 event waterski development this week. With skiing taking place right on the Ocean in Bedwell Bay, one might think rough water was inevitable. With a little forecast and a great location, the water stayed calm […]

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Quamichan Camp: Borderline CanAm Training

Quamichan Camp: Borderline CanAm Training

July 4-7, 2016: Team BC hit the water on Quamichan Lake for a consecutive week, with their sights set on the Record Capable CanAm Challenge tournament down at Borderline Lake in Blaine, Washington. With exceptional water once again, Team BC wasted no time, with huge skiing improvements occurring every set. […]

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Quamichan Camp: Season Kick-Starter

Quamichan Camp: Season Kick-Starter

June 27th-30th, 2016: With the start of the tournament season ahead of us, several members of Team BC hit the water at Quamichan Lake in Duncan. As some of you may know, Quamichan Lake is known as a stagnate and disgusting water source, which turns many away. Fortunately for us, […]

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BC Wakeboard Team riders head south

BC Wakeboard Team riders head south

BC Wakeboard Team riders Zakk Harman, Jordan Smith and Hunter Smith head to Sacramento, California to get some early season cable training. Watch the edit below.

BC athletes move to Wake National Team

BC athletes move to Wake National Team

Wake Canada announced the 2016 National Team today from Ottawa, ON. Four BC athletes were named to the team. Congratulations to the following athletes; Tanner Champion – Nanaimo, BC Michela Phillips – North Vancouver, BC Tyler Lindsay – Shawnigan Lake, BC Syvanna McNichol – Parksville, BC Tanner and Michela have […]

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