Industry Pro Tour – Stop 2 – Full Details

Industry Pro Wakeboard Tour – Stop 2
International Mersey River Festival, Salthouse Dock, Liverpool, England
Friday 3rd June to Sunday 5th June


2 Star International Competition
part of CWWC Features World Ranking
Industry Pro Tour Ranking

Bulletin Number 1

Industry Wake Parks
CK Koester –
Tim Woodhead –

CWWC Ranking:
International Waterski & Wakeboard federation / Confederation E&A

Event Wake Park Location:
Salthouse Dock, Liverpool, L3 4SL
A bespoke wake park is being built specifically for this competition.
The competition is part of 2 much larger events, the International Mersey River Festival and the Northern Boat Show.

By Car: Follow the brown tourist signposts for Liverpool Waterfront and then Albert Dock. Closest postcode is L3 4SL
Car Park Albert Dock
Car Park, Liverpool One, L1 8LT
Car Park, Liveprool Wake Park, L3 4DG. You can park for free at Liverpool Wake Park and then it is a 10 minute walk to Salthouse Dock.

By Air: Liverpool John Lennon Airport is 30 minutes away and regular buses and taxis run to Liverpool City Center. Manchester Airport is 60 minutes away by car.

By Train: Liverpool Lime Street Station is a 5 minute taxi or 15 minute walk away from Salthouse Dock.

The Competition is a part of coordinated competitions around the world. The competition will be carried out according to the rules of the IWWF Cable Wakeboard World Council.

9m height, 200m length, straight line, Sesitec System 2.0

Features Only International Rankings Points
The competition is 2 star international competition with 200 ranking points for 1st place.
There is £2000 total prize money, the break down is:

Head 2 Head Comp
1st: £600
2nd: £300
3rd: £200
3rd: £200
5th: £50
5th: £50
5th: £50
5th: £50
Big Air Jams: £400
Industry Award (standout rider): £100

Open Men only

Entry and Costs:
Closing date for entries: Monday 30th May
Cost: Free of Charge
All entrants must be a member of the British Waterski and Wakeboard Federation or their national federation.
You will need to enter the event via – Click here to visit the event page
Please note, that to enter the competition on, you need to first log in, then go to the event page.


IWWF Competition Page: 

Dolby Hotel, Liverpool (10 min walk)
Campanile Hotel, Liverpool (10 min walk)
Hilton Hotel (overlooks Salthouse Dock)

Provisional Schedule: (subject to change based on number of participants)
Friday 3rd June:
Practice Sessions – 2pm to 6pm

Saturday 4th June:
10am – Rider Briefing
11:30am to 1pm – Head 2 Head Qualifying Rounds
3pm to 4:30pm – Head 2 Head Finals (start with 16 riders)

Sunday 5th June:
11:30am to 1pm – Big Air Jam
3pm to 4:30pm – Big Air Jam
5pm – Prize Giving

The Course:
The course is designed by Industry Wake Parks, who have designed and built the Red Bull Harbour Reach course for the last 5 years, Wakestock features and pool gap for the last 10 years and many more events from a grassroots level up to an international level.
The course will be a mix of the existing features from Liverpool Wake Park and some bespoke features designed specially for this event.
Due to the event only hosting the Open Men category, the course will be challenging, unique and aimed only for advanced / open men riders.

Features Include:

1. Industry Wake Parks Large Kicker
2. Industry Wake Parks Large Kicker
3. Industry Wake Parks Large Kicker to Whiskey Barrel Jib
4. Industry Wake Parks Large Kicker to Whiskey Barrel Jib
5. Industry Wake Parks Tech Rail
6. Gap to Whiskey Barrel Decline

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Competition Format:

No Air Tricks
Features only competition
Heats of 2 riders, 1 rider advances
Qualifying rounds will be run to select 16 riders
Once we have 16 riders, this is when the head to head format starts
Format for qualifying rounds will be decided once all entries are in
In each heat, a rider gets 2 passes of the park, with 1 pickup


For further info please contact:
CK Koester


Tim Woodhead

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