Two weeks in and I am still buzzing!
As a great host would - burgers were ready just before the comp to get the energy up and Nina & the crew have set up a fantastic are to chill out and relax before the heart rates increased for about 40 competitors.
I had an awesome day shooting for the crew... and got convinced to compete last minute - in fairness the place was buzzing and it didn't take much convincing - a massive thanks to Jacinta though. She's operating & competing too but best of all a great team player and motivator for the girls!
The Crew set up time Friday afternoon for a wee jam session. Competitors traveled from all over Ireland... Cavan, Roscommon, Belfast... to show off there best tricks from hitting obstacles to impressive .....
With admiration you look at more advanced competitors, I still see myself as a rookie, and see them as superheroes... the nerves are equally tense I heard!
Age is getting younger as Wakeboarding is more and more established. You do see kids age 8 - and they go big! The talent in Ireland easily competes on an international level.
Well, sit back and enjoy the shots from a busy weekend out at the Wakedock Wakeboard Cable.
And the winners are...