Recent Wakeboard News
I read a quote the other day that some obviously deep and poetic girl had found on the Internet and put on Instagram that read, “The cure for anything is salt water; sweat, tears, or the ocean.” Of course I immediately double tapped my phone sending a like and sat back to consider the meaning of this prophetic post. While I can’t vouch for the first two salty things helping with anything, I can say that the ocean does have some type of calming effect.
On a night that celebrates wakeboarding’s best, ss has become tradition at the annual Transworld Wake Awards, Oakley riders were among the celebrated. Amber Wing was confirmed as the best on the lady’s side of the sport, while Harley Clifford was celebrated for his innovation in wakeboarding and Yan Lecomte the same in wakeskating.
Harley’s House: Wakeboard Star Clifford Crowned King of Wake For Second Straight Year, World Title Clinched
When it comes to Wakeboarding, this is Harley Clifford’s house. Showing the Wake World just why he’s a legend in the making, Oakley’s young phenom underwent his second coronation in a row, claiming the King of Wake Title and the World Championship Title following a monster performance at the WWA Wakeboard Championships in Wisconsin. “I’m really excited about winning King of Wake for the second season in a row,” Harley said, rocking his Oakley eyewear, apparel and gear in Pleasant Prarie. “It has for sure been the craziest season ever. The riding was ridiculous, everyone killed it. I couldn’t be happier to come out on top!”