About Wake Canada
Dedicated to advancing the growth and progression of wake sports: Wakeboard, Wakeskate, Wake Park and Wakesurf, while staying true to its board sports culture, “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 WSWC and affiliated provincial sports organizations as well as the WWA (World Wake Sports Association) and the IWWF (International Waterski & Wakeboard Federation).
Wake Canada oversees the wake sports National Team program and four annual National Championships – comprising the
Canadian National Wake Series:
Nautique Wakeboard & Wakeskate National Boat Championship
Nautique Wakesurf National Championship
Full Cable Wake Park National Championship
Straightline Cable Wake Park National Championship
Wake Canada / WSWC Administration
WSWC Chief Executive Officer
613.526.0685 Ext 110
Membership in Wake Canada
Membership in Wake Canada is organized through membership in your provincial wake sports association.
• British Columbia
– Rick Smith, WSWBC Wakeboard Director
• Alberta – Jeff Blanchard, WSWA Wakeboard Director
• Saskatchewan –
• Manitoba –
• Quebec –
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
“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.