Gaston Edwin Park at Lake Ivanhoe
1236 N Orange Avenue
Orlando, FL 32801
12:00 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 19, 2013
$5.00 – $15.00 Buy
Kids | Family, Sports
Professional athletes from around the world compete for a $40,000 cash purse at Orlando Extreme Watersports Fest on Saturday, October 19th from noon until 10:00pm at Gaston Edwin Park at Lake Ivanhoe in the heart of Orlando, the wakeboard capitol of the world. Orlando Extreme Watersports Fest is sanctioned by USA Water Ski and the World Wakeboard Association.
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The shores of Lake Ivanhoe offer plenty of grassy and shaded areas to enjoy family-friendly activities and food offerings that complement the fast-paced jumps and aqua-stunts. Event goers and watersports enthusiasts will be part of the action with great views of the professional wakeboarding and waterskiing competition, junior athlete appearances, and demonstrations of the latest trends in wakesurfing and wakeskating. The event concludes under the lights with final nighttime competitions with spectacular lighted jumps and courses.
Athlete appearances include; Shaun Murray, Bob Soven, JD Webb, Mike Dowdy, Zack Warden, and Will Asher among other top watersports competitors.
The Fest is presented and produced by CBS RADIO, led by Orlando favorites MIX 105.1, 1059 SUNNY FM, and 102 JAMZ in partnership with sponsors including; Nautique Boats, Orlando Dodge Chrysler Jeep, 1-800-411-PAIN, HO Skis, CWB Board Co., Woodroze Sustainable Optics, and Polk Audio.
Competition and Demonstration Schedule
(Athlete appearances and activity schedule subject to change without notice)
Noon - 12:30 p.m. - Boat Show by Nautique Boats
12:30 - 2 p.m. - Slalom Semifinals
2 - 2:30 p.m. - Water Jet Pack, Wakeskate, Wakesurf, and Barefoot Ski Demonstrations
2:30 - 4 p.m. - Wakeboard Semifinals
4 - 4:30 p.m. - Water Jet Pack, Wakeskate, Wakesurf, and Barefoot Ski Demonstrations
4:30 - 6 p.m. - Waterski Jump Semifinals
6 - 7 p.m. - Slalom Head-to-Head Finals
7 p.m. - Light Up the Lake and the National Anthem
7:30 - 8:30 p.m. - Wakeboard Finals on the Lighted Course
8: 30 - 9:30 p.m. - Jump Finals on the Lighted Course
9:30 - 10 p.m. - Award Ceremony and Check Presentations
$10 per adult / $5 per child age 4-12 Advance Online Ticket Purchase
$15 per adult / $8 per child age 4-12 At the Door
Children under age three are FREE
Complimentary parking is available at nearby Lake Highland Preparatory School.
Blankets and low folding chairs are welcome; kindly leave your tents, umbrellas, coolers and pets at home.
For more information, or to purchase tickets online, visit OrlandoWatersportsFest.com.