Kelowna, British Columbia - The fourth stop on the MasterCraft Pro Wakeboard Tour presented by Chevy Trucks and GM Vortec engines descends on Waterfront Park on Lake Okanagan in Kelowna, BC, July 11-13.
The Pro Wakeboard Tour will be part of the festivities during The Extreme Sports Series WAKEFEST 2003, sponsored by Export 'A' and Coors Light showcasing some of the best wakeboarders in the world along with an Extreme Music Series concert event, a Hydro Foil competition, Freestyle Motocross demos and the Coors Light Bikini Contest.
"This is the second annual Extreme Sports Series WAKEFEST in Kelowna. Last year rocked with over 15,000 fans and this years bigger, better program will attract even more fans", said David Hawkes Director of Music, Marketing and Communications, MASEV, the event's organizer.
With the Pro Tour Championship title in mind, Shawn Watson will be eager to win another event to secure his place in wakeboarding history, having already won the first two events of the season. Not likely to give up the title without a fight, 2002 Pro Tour Champion Eric Ruck, along with past champions Darin Shapiro, Shaun Murray and Parks Bonifay, will be competing fiercely to claim the prize.
The MasterCraft Pro Wakeboard Tour, presented by Chevy Trucks and GM Vortec Engines, is a five-event circuit organized by World Sports & Marketing of Orlando, Florida. Powered by Indmar, the Pro Tour has the support of the
following: Bud Light, 180 Energy Drink, SeaDoo watercraft, Hyperlite, Perfect Pass, Activision, Liquid Force, Epiphone Guitars, CWB, OJ Props, Gator Boards, Chipper Beef Jerky, Earthboard, Bare Wetsuits, buywake.com, Billabong, Reef, Love Sac, Body Glove, Capix Helmets, JoyRide, 3thirteen, Indo Boards, One Percent Designs, UGP, Straightline, Double-up, Blindside, Bootie Lube, Liquid Lube, Monaco, Ice Apparel and Barts Water Sports.
Wake Boarding Magazine, published 9 times a year by World Publications, is the official magazine of Pro Wakeboard Tour. Wake Boarding is the definitive source on all things wakeboarding including professional instruction, gear, boats and the latest news.
The Extreme Sports Series WAKEFEST is sponsored by Export 'A' and Coors Light and the event is produced by MASEV in association with Florida's World Sports and Marketing. With offices in Carlsbad, Toronto and Vancouver, MASEV is a leading North American Marketing agency. As a full service agency, MASEV provides a complete range of marketing services including Research, Strategic Consulting, Creative, Promotions, Event Management, Music and Entertainment and Talent Procurement.