Industry Pro Wakeboard Tour – Stop 3
Cholmondeley Power & Speed Festival,
Cholmondeley, Malpas, Cheshire, SY14 8AH
Saturday 11th & 12th June 2016
2 Star International Competition
part of CWWC Features World Ranking
Industry Pro Tour Ranking
Bulletin Number 1
Event Wake Park Location:
Cholmondeley Castle Gardens, Cholmondeley, Malpas, Cheshire, SY14 8AH
A bespoke wake park is being built specifically for this competition.
The competition is part of the Cholomondeley Power & Speed Festival
65,000 people are expected to attend and attractions include the race track, supercars, beer festival tents, comedy tents, funfair and onsite camping.
Festival info: www.cpop.co.uk
The Cholmondeley Power and Speed event is easily accessible from all routes, and there will be highly visible local signage providing additional directions during the festival weekend. Please note that the A49 between Whitchurch and Ridley will only be open for event and local traffic.
The Cholmondeley Power & Speed Festival takes place at Cholmondeley Castle (postcode for Sat Nav is SY14 8AH), which is situated on the A49, the main North-South route from Warrington to Shrewsbury. There are excellent links to the motorway network.
FROM THE NORTH
Travelling South on the M6, take the Chester M56 at junction 9 and then A49 South at junction 10. Please follow signs for Gate 3.
FROM THE SOUTH
Travelling North from Birmingham on the M6, take the M54 to junction 3 and then A41 North to Whitchurch. Then A49 from Whitchurch to Cholmondeley. Please follow signs for Gate 3.
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, 170m 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 £1,400 total prize money, the break down is:
Head 2 Head Comp
1st: Zenith Watch worth £6,500
Big Air Jams: £400
Industry Award (standout rider): £100
Entry and Costs:
Closing date for entries: Thursday 9th June
Cost: Free of Charge
All entrants must be a member of the British Waterski and Wakeboard Federation, www.bwsw.org.uk or their national federation.
You will need to enter the event via cablewakeboard.net – Click here to visit the event page
Please note, that to entry the competition on cablewakeboard.net, you need to first log in, then go to the event page.
There will be a riders campsite at the Cholomondeley Power and Speed Festival site. This will be next to the lake and is free of charge. You will need to bring a tent or camper van with you. The riders camp site will include toilets and showers.
Local accommodation can be found here: http://www.cpop.co.uk/visitor-information/localacc/
Provisional Schedule: (subject to change based on number of participants)
Friday 10th June:
Practice Sessions – 2pm to 6pm
Saturday 11th 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 12t June:
11:30am to 1pm – Big Air Jam
3pm to 4:30pm – Big Air Jam
5pm – Prize Giving
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.
Due to the event only hosting the Open category, the course will be challenging, unique and aimed only for advanced / open riders.
1. Industry Wake Parks Large Kicker
2. Industry Wake Parks Large Kicker
3. Rooftop / Metal ShotGun Rail Box
4. Gap to Tractor Tyre Jib
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