2017 | A Project By Brenton Priestley & Aaron Rathy

This weekend, Rockstar released its latest edit, “2017,” featuring riding from Brenton Priestley and filming by Aaron Rathy. The Active Water Sports crew got to see the trailer in September at Surf Expo. But now, the full thing is here! Check it out below. And try out Brenton’s pro model board, the Byerly BP, for yourself by stopping by one of our shops. Advertisements Continue reading 2017 | A Project By Brenton Priestley & Aaron Rathy

FREERIDER’S BALL VIDEO RECAP | REGISTER FOR WAKETOBERFEST

Waketoberfest will take place Saturday, September 30 at Koppert Lake, with practice starting Friday, September 29. Sign up now to be part of the fun! Following Saturday’s competition, the podium winners of Waketoberfest will be crowned, along with the first-place winners of the Triple Crown series that competed in all three stops. For more information on camping at Koppert Lake, competition divisions and more, visit pnwwake.com. And be sure to check out Active Water Sports‘ recap … Continue reading FREERIDER’S BALL VIDEO RECAP | REGISTER FOR WAKETOBERFEST

X Games: Real Wake

A couple of weeks ago the Active Water Sports retail crew headed down to Orlando, Florida, for Surf Expo. During Alliance Wake‘s Premieres & Beers, we got to view the X Games: Real Wake videos before anyone else, and with the riders and videographers sitting next to us. With some of the best riding we’ve ever seen in one premiere, we’re pretty excited with where … Continue reading X Games: Real Wake

Koppert Triple Crown | Waketoberfest

It’s that time of year again – the time for pumpkin-flavored everything, autumn leaves and glassy fall wakeboarding! Introducing the third and final stop of the 2017 Koppert Triple Crown wake series, WAKETOBERFEST! Participants may have competed in individual events throughout the three-event series but must have competed in all three events to win the Triple Crown title. Awards will be given to the first … Continue reading Koppert Triple Crown | Waketoberfest

Boosting in the PNW: Hangtime Recap

Last weekend, Active Water Sports and Yacht Harbor Club brought professional double up wakeboarding back to the Pacific Northwest with the inaugural contest, HANGTIME. Beach-goers and boaters gathered at the Columbia River to witness eight of the best wakeboarders throw down and compete for the top prize. Steel Lafferty took the top podium spot, with Guenther Oka close behind in second, Bob Soven in third and … Continue reading Boosting in the PNW: Hangtime Recap

Koppert Triple Crown | Freeriders Ball

Introducing the second stop of the 2017 Koppert Triple Crown wake series, Freeriders Ball! Participants may compete in individual events throughout the series but must compete in all three events to win the Triple Crown title. DETAILS Freeriders Ball: August 19-20 at Koppert Lake Practice sets available on Friday, August 18: $10 for 4 passes Tent camping available: $10 per tent RV camping with hookup: … Continue reading Koppert Triple Crown | Freeriders Ball

Aussie in Oregon: Ride Day with Dean Smith

Last week the Active Water Sports crew got out on the Willamette River with Ronix team rider, Dean Smith. Dean rode his Code 21 and displayed how he rides with ease and finesse. Dean also brought along a brand new shape from the 2018 Ronix line for AWS to test. Check out an edit below of the crew and Dean catching some air behind the Nautique G21. Dean … Continue reading Aussie in Oregon: Ride Day with Dean Smith

Malibu Rider Experience

Grab your tent, sleeping bag and wakeboard! The Malibu Rider Experience is returning to the Pacific Northwest this weekend, June 23-25! Join us at Koppert Lake for Freeride Friday and Saturday for the Regional Championship competition. Then come down to Willamette Park in West Linn on Sunday for some fun, relaxed wakesurfing behind the best Malibu boats! Registration for riding and camping is now open. Check out … Continue reading Malibu Rider Experience