Team GB Gear Up with One Week Until IWWF Wakeboard World Championships

The countdown is on for the IWWF Wakeboard World Championships, taking place in Buenos Aires, Argentina between the 18th and 24th March 2018. UK riders have been braving the British elements as well as training and competing abroad to prepare for this years worlds, one of the biggest contest on the calendar.

Check out the team attending the Worlds on the all new Wakeboard UK Squad page.

Team GB's Captain, Richie Phillips,commented.

“It has been a fairly unforgiving British winter but training has been well underway ahead of the IWWF Worlds. With a week to go the crew are hitting the water hard while looking forward to some warmer water and a sunnier climate”.

Luca Kidd Enters the Moomba Masters

Our very own Luca Kidd, current British National Champion, is getting his contest game face on well ahead of the World Champs by entering the Australian Moomba Masters. This blue ribbon event makes up the river based entertainment amongst the four day Moomba Festival. The festival, celebrated throughout the city, sees the very best riders in the world descending on Melbourne for the coveted Moomba Masters title. This will be a perfect proving ground for to ensure Luca is in the zone and ready for Argentina.

To catch Luca throw down against the worlds best, check out the live stream at UStream at 7:30 GMT 08/Mar/2018. You can also show your support and follow Luca's wakeboarding exploits through his instagram page - @luca_kidd.

07 Mar 2018

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