Rider Experience Elevates Wakeboarders at Pontiac Lake July 19-21

Surf Gate Swells Roll-in and Amateur Wakeboarders Earn Seeding for Nationals

Ever wanted to ride with top pro riders like Oli Derome and Tarah Mikacich? Well, July 19-21 at the Malibu WWA Rider Experience on Pontiac Lake you will get your shot! This fun-first event, hosted by Skier’s Pier will coincide with the areas hottest Hydroplane races, Quake on the Lake. All ages and all abilities, from kids riding wakeboards to grandparents going wakesurfing, will be able to enjoy an awesome time on the water with Malibu Boats.


 Competitive riders can take a set on Friday, compete in the WWA East-Regional Championships and go wakesurfing on Sunday, all for $75. T-shirt, dock-tie, stickers and several other gifts are included in the entry fee. Seeding for the WWA National Championships will be based off of these regional events, so come out and prepare yourself for Nationals. Winners will receive a wakesurf rope and top seed to the WWA National Championships.

Non-competitive riders can still get involved by riding with the pros on Friday for just $25 and/or wakesurfing on Sunday at White Lake Inn. All ages all abilities are welcome to come out and shred!

Click here for registration.


Friday, July 19

  • 10am-3:30pm Freeride Friday – Non Competitors sign up here!
  •  8pm Social Function – at The Sharks Club

Saturday, July 20

  • 2pm-3pm Onsite Registration and Rider Check-in
  • 3pm-3:45pm Judge’s Experience
  • 4pm-dusk WWA Wakeboard East – Regional Championships
  • 9pm Social Function at Skiers Pier

Sunday, July 21

  • Wakesurf Experience

at White Lake Inn
3955 Ormond Rd
White Lake, MI 48383

*Subject to Change
*Detailed times following soon.


Freeride Friday
Judge’s Experience
WWA Regional Championships
Friday-Saturday, July 19-20, 2013
Pontiac Lake
7800 Gale Rd
Waterford Township, MI 48327

Social Function at Skiers Pier
Saturday, July 20, 2013
2505 Dixie Hwy
Waterford Township, MI 48328

Wakesurf Experience
Sunday, July 21, 2013
White Lake Inn
3955 Ormond Rd
White Lake, MI 48383

Host Hotel

Quality Inn
1461 North Opedyke Road
Auburn Hills, MI 48326