About Wake Canada
Dedicated to advancing the growth and progression of Wakeboard, Wakeskate, Wake Park and Wakesurf, “Wake Canada” is the national non-profit, rider-driven, governing body for wake sports operating as a wake sports council of WSWC.
Wake Canada operates in a strategic “towed watersports” partnership with with WSWC and affiliated provincial sports organizations as well as the WWA (World Wake Sports Association) and the IWWF (International Waterski & Wakeboard Federation).
Wake Canada operates a wake sports National Team program and four annual National Championships:
Nautique Wakeboard & Wakeskate National Boat Championship
Nautique Wakesurf National Championship
Full Cable Wake Park National Championship
Straightline Cable Wake Park National Championship
4. Straightline Cable Wake Park National Championship
The Wake Canada is guided by a volunteer National Committee of distinguished and passionate wake sports enthusiasts, coaches, athletes and stakeholders who are committed to advancing the growth and progression of wake sports in Canada for riders by riders.
National Committee Members
Steve Jarrett – Co-Chair
Sean Fleming – Co-Chair
Mike Lieffers – National Team Programs
Jay Poole – National Team Programs
Wake Canada / WSWC Administration
WSWC Chief Executive Officer
613.526.0685 Ext 110
• British Columbia
– Rick Smith, WSWBC Wakeboard Director
• Alberta – Jeff Blanchard, WSWA Wakeboard Director
• Saskatchewan –
• Manitoba –
• Quebec –
“To grow wake sports and to develop and support its participants through organization, standardization and innovation while remaining true to our culture.”
“A fun-focused, family friendly group activity that promotes a lifestyle of freedom, individuality and creativity.”
“To be the respected leader of wake sports* in Canada.” *Wake sports include: wakeboard, wakeskate, cable wake park and wakesurf.