O'Neill Assault Drysuit

6 Reasons Why You NEED A Drysuit For Wakeboarding And Wakesurfing

Posted by Jake on Sep, 26 2014

Fall is in the air and that means the lakes and waterways are getting less crowded and the water is glass. These are all great, except for one small thing… the water gets cold, really fast. Don’t get left at … Continue reading

Flow Rite Quick Connect Fittings

Tech Tuesday #17: 1-1/8″ Flow Rite Quick Connect Fittings 33046

Posted by Jake on Jul, 24 2014

The 1-1/8″ Flow Rite Barbed Elbow Quick Release Connector (Part #W746) is designed to work in conjunction with the Fly High 1″ Quick Release Connect (Part #W743). We often hear from our customers that they are concerned that these fittings … Continue reading

WakeMAKERS X-Link Ballast System

Tech Tuesday #19: X-Link Ballast System Explained

Posted by Jake on Jul, 22 2014

The X-Link Ballast System is designed for owners with pre-2013 boat models that want a SurfGate or NSS style system. Installing the X-Link system gives you the option to quickly transfer water from one ballast bag to the other in … Continue reading

Malibu VLX Sumo Bow Bag

Straight Line Sumo Open Bow Bag (500lb) and (750lb)

Posted by Jake on Jul, 09 2014

The Sumo Open Bow Bags are one of the new ballast bags available from Straight Line. With a 500 and 750 pound option, the open bow bags give you the ability to level load the front of your boat for … Continue reading

4th-of-July-Flag

WakeMAKERS 4th of July Holiday Hours

Posted by Jake on Jul, 02 2014

Our offices and shipping partner FedEx will be closed on July 4th due to the Holiday. Our regular scheduled hours for shipping and customer service will resume on Monday the 7th. WakeMAKERS Customer Service Hours  7/3  Standard Phone and Online Chat … Continue reading

Austin-Hair-Supra-Boats

WakeMAKERS Pro Rider Spotlight | Austin Hair

Posted by Jake on Jun, 26 2014

Austin Hair is a world class wakeboarder and a team rider for Supra Boats. When he isn’t traveling the world for contests he spends his time riding with friends on Clear Lake, Florida. (WM) Can you walk us through a … Continue reading

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2014 Slingshot Skim Bender Wakesurf Review

Posted by Jake on

Our Buyer John Vincent has been in the watersports industry for over 15 years. He’s seen wakesurfing pick up steam over the last decade to become the fastest growing aspect of our sport. Here’s his review of the 2014 Slingshot … Continue reading

Bob-Soven-Interview

Liquid Force Rider Reactions | Bob Soven Interview

Posted by Jake on Jun, 19 2014

Bob Soven took some time out of his busy schedule to chat with us about life, shampoo, and his 2014 Pro Model Board from Liquid Force. (WM) Where are you right now? And what are your travel plans for Spring … Continue reading

Aerator Ballast Pump Schematic

Tech Tuesday #16: Wakeboard Ballast Systems Explained

Posted by Spencer on Jun, 10 2014

Wakeboard ballast is defined as the storage of mass within a boat to displace the hull deeper in the water which in turn changes both the wake size and shape. There are two common designs for a wakeboard boat ballast … Continue reading

2014-mastercraft-nxt-20-wakeboard-boat

MasterCraft NXT20 Funny Video

Posted by Spencer on Jun, 06 2014

Disclaimer: The thoughts expressed below are random and come from a thirst for fun and adventure that no office can provide on a Friday afternoon. This shoot looked like a blast. Must be nice to hang out at Lake Ronix … Continue reading