The Third Annual Rocky Mountain Wakesurf Open finds it’s way to the shores of Middle Inlet, Pineview Reservoir in the high mountain Ogden Valley situated in the little Hamlet of Huntsville, UT. Bookended by Snow Basin and Powder Mountain ski resorts, Pineview’s sandy beaches set the stage for this World Series of Wakesurfing Tour Stop, GOLD Event and World Championship qualifier! Offering an overload of outdoor recreational opportunities in the surrounds and the dynamic offerings of Ogden, Utah just down the road, this has quickly become a favorite for the touring competitors and gives the regions riders of all levels an opportunity to compete on wakesurfing’s biggest stage!
We are pleased that the 2018 season will see 35 competitions in 10 countries making it the biggest World Series of Wake Surfing yet! The organizers of the Rocky Mountain Wakesurf Open are proud to be a highly anticipated event in its third year, Gold rated and one of only 10 World Series of Wakesurfing Tour stops in the expanded qualifier model.
The tenured sports event production team of Club Rec and All-Actionsports.com have teamed up with the biggest retailer in Wake surfing, Boardco.com, and arguably the best surf boats on the planet, Centurion, to bring this World class event to Utah and will be hosting the 2018 World Wakesurfing Championships at Pineview’ Cemetery Point from 9/6-9/8, 2018 for the first time ever in Utah.
The Championship Wakesurfing Association – www.thecwsa.org
The mission of the CWSA is to help promote the sport of wake surfing, provide recommended consistent and fair standards governing wake surfing events and tournaments, and to provide effective communication regarding wake surfing events and significant issues of interest to stakeholders in the wake surfing industry.
The Purpose of the CWSA is:
- To promote high standards of conduct within the sport.
- To foster fair and consistent regulations and standards within the sport.
- To engage in any lawful activities that will tend to develop and promote the sport of wakesurfing worldwide for the best interests of the sport, any membership, and the general public.
- To conduct successful wake surf events that foster the growth of the sport of wake surf.
- Promote and maintain good relations within the wake surf industry to promote economic well-being through commerce.
- To encourage safety in all aspects of wake surfing.
The tenured constellation of partners bringing this event to life focused on making year three the best yet. Our aspirational venue and surrounding offerings have galvanized this event as an annual must-attend for the professional riders down through the weekend enthusiast.
BoardCo is a premier retail company and boat dealership in the watersports industry based in Springville, Utah. BoardCo has consistently been awarded the #1 Centurion and Supreme dealership in the world and is one of the nations top retail companies representing wakesurfing and other wake sports. BoardCo is continually engaged in the pursuit of improving themselves and the world around them. They are athletes, team members, fans, artists and entrepreneurs dedicated to the lifestyle of expression and freedom that is wake sports. The art of standing sideways is more than just a part of their life, it is who they are. Since 1989 they have carried on a tradition of offering the best products possible to aid in the pursuit of individuality on water.
Paul Avner, Levi Melehes and Casey Pratt know the recreation opportunities that Northern Utah has to offer better than most with over 40 years of experience providing tours, guide services, instruction and equipment in virtually all outdoor activities. They have committed their lives and focused their livelihood around sharing Northern Utah’s great outdoors with others with outposts to get you out with ease on the water, snow and dirt. They have been the driving force behind the Wake UP series and now the RMWSO since inception.
Tony and Gina Duffy bring their passion for all action sports and a proven track record of event equity building, marketing and production to the presentation group. Relocating themselves and their businesses to Northern Utah from Chicago in 2012 to follow their passions they intend to bring large scale event activation know how with grass roots sensibilities to grow action sports events, the community and commerce around it.
CENTURION: Different by Design.
For over 35 years, Centurion has built high-performance watersports towboats. Focused on innovation for wakesurfing, wakeboarding and waterskiing. For 2016 we have a new line of boats that give riders, competitors and families exactly what they need for the ultimate experience on the water.
US FOREST SERVICE:
Oversees Pineview Reservoir and has been a great resource and supporter of our ongoing event efforts. Helping and guiding the presenters to create the most impactful experience for attendees with the least environmental impact.
Is a signature brand, retail experience and community activist for females in action sports. They provide apparel, gear and inspiration for female athletes, by female athletes in wake, snow, skate, surf,mtb, bmx and beyond. They are proud to support for the second year the girls and women competing and attending The Wake UP event and now the Rocky Mountain Wakesurf Open.
JONES SHIRTS AND SIGNS:
Jones S&S are two family owned businesses located in North Ogden & Roy. They offer a full line of decorated apparel and accessories for schools, businesses, family reunions, teams, etc.. They offer in-house art and digitizing services and work to make logos work in all mediums from printed to embroidery to vinyl. If you don’t have a logo yet, they can create one for you. They have lots of art to choose from to give you ideas. Besides the screen printing and embroidery, they also offer advertising products such as signs, banners, vehicle advertising or stickers. They can also steer you to Promotional Items such as water bottles, lanyards, magnets… you name it, they can get it for you – with your name on it.