The Fifth Annual 10,000 Lakes Wakesurf Open
The 10,000 Lakes Wakesurf Open is part of the World Series of Wakesurfing - the biggest organized wakesurfing circuit ever.
The Boat: Nautique G23
Date: August 14 & 15, 2015
Event Site: Downtown Minneapolis, Minnesota - The Mississippi River
Event Site Address: 1501 W. River Road, Minneapolis Minnesota 55411
Hotel Accommodations: The Renaissance Minneapolis Hotel - Click here for a discounted rate / the surfer room block
Hotel Address: 225 3rd Ave South, Minneapolis MN 55401
*Click on pins below on map for event and hotel locations
Juniors: The little shredders get to ride too!
Masters: 40+ surf godfathers (and mothers) welcome.
Amateur: Riders can ride without the rope, slaysh carve, and occasionally land tricks like the 360 and shuvit.
Outlaw: Semi-professional division. Riders can spin 360's, shuvits, and some of the tricks performed by the pros.
Professional: If you are the top-dog in your wakesurf pack, ride against the best guys and ladies in the world. Past professionals to ride in the 10,000 Lakes Wakesurf Open include: Sean Cummings, Aaron Witherell, Grant Witherell, Cole Sorensen, Jodi Grassman, Keenan Flegel, Trevor Fearson, Chris Wolter, Bri Chmel, Rebecca Ort, Dom Lagace, Raleigh Hager, Tommy Czeschin, Vanessa Vincent, Brian Baker, James Walker, Jackie Fort, Stacia Bank, Raya Walker, Trevor Grindland, Mitch Rudd, and Ashley Kidd.
Mike Jost, Minnesota, "Super fun event, super fun people, super sick gnarly surfing!"
James Walker, California, "The 10,000 Lakes Wakesurf Open is a great event that is fun for all ages."
Bri Chmel, California, "I had a great time at the event and met some amazing people! The water was flat and buttery!"
Nick, Spectator, "It was awesome to see wakesurfing for the first time - at all levels. I won some free swag and had a blast!"
Judging: We use the most current set of rules provided by the