Wakeboard n.: a short, very broad water ski ridden in the manner of a surfboard by a person towed by a motorboat.
The largest wakeboarding event in the world will be held right here in Indianapolis: the Vans WWA Wakeboard National Championships, which will be held at Precedent Office Park Aug. 19-22, the second stop of the 2004 Vans Triple Crown™ of Wakeboarding Series. The Nationals will feature nearly 300 competitors, the top wakeboarders from around the country and around the world in 13 age divisions, including ages 5-50.
Precedent Office Park is located at 9365 Counselors Row. Tickets are $10 Saturday and Sunday; admission Thursday and Friday is free. For tickets go to www.buywake.com. For information go to www.vanswakeboard.com or call 407-628-4802, ext. 1307.