Canadians Score 14 Podiums

Canada was well represented at the 2017 Centurion World Wakesurfing Championships presented by GM Marine in Kelowna, BC, Canadian wakesurfers garnered 14 podiums spread across amateur and pro categories, including seven world amateur titles!

The World Championship, hosted in Canada for the first time, enjoyed participation from 120 of the best wakesurfers from around the globe!


Canada is a growing wakesurf powerhouse similar to it’s international prowess in wakeboard, wakeskate and wake park competition!

Canada’s Caroline Villeneuve finished 2nd in the Pro Women Wakesurf “Skim” category acheiving Canada’s top result, followed closely by fellow Canadian pros Brittney Nyrose in 3rd and Julie Vasselin in 4th.

In the Pro Men’s Wakesurf “Skim” category, Canada’s Dom Legace finished 6th and was also honoured with the CWSA (Competitive Wakesurf Association) “Legend” Award.

In the Amateur categories, Canadians were dominant showing the growing strength and potential of it’s up-and-coming wakesurfers. The following Canadians enjoyed podiums results:

Outlaw Female “Surf”
1st Lily Anderson, CAN
3rd Nicole Hudson, CAN
Outlaw Female “Skim”
3rd Nicole Hudson, CAN
Amateur Female “Skim”
1st Sarah Tallon, CAN
Amateur Female “Surf”
1st Bailey Rush, CAN
2nd Sarah Tallon, CAN
3rd Jamiee May, CAN
Amateur Male “Surf”
1st Stephen Hammell, CAN
Masters Female “Surf”
1st Tracy Wright, CAN
2nd Susan Halford, CAN
3rd Carly Newell, CAN
Masters Male “Skim”
1st Ricky Edmonds, CAN
Juniors “Skim”
1st Ryder Duczek, CAN
3rd Montanna Rouselle, CAN

See complete final results here:

2017 Wakesurf Worlds Results – Finals Day 3

The World Championship was live web streamed to over 39,000 wakesurf enthusiasts!

Congratulations to all of the Canadian competitors who participated in the Centurion Boats Wakesurfing World Championship! Thank-you to all of the sponsors and supporters including: GM Marine, Wizard Lake Marine, ViaSport British Columbia, Wake Canada, CWSA, City of Kelowna, Roswell Marine, Wakesurf 365, Kanuk Boards, Sunbrella, PCM Marine Engines, ZeroOff, Fatsac, Composites One, Rockwell, The Keg Steakhouse – Kelowna, Acme Propoeller, and Fastenal.

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