One Week to go before submissions are due for RipCurl’s The Judgement Video Wake Battle!Here are a few updates: All Videos are Due Monday Aug 14th 2017 at midnight!

 Bumpers can be downloaded HERE: 

Please make sure all submissions are password protected Vimeo files available for download. All videos must have bumpers included.


RipCurl’s The Judgement Official Premier Party


Contest Entry Details Below:

 Wake Canada in partnership with RipCurl Canada and Alliance Wake is excited to announce the return of RipCurl’s The Judgement Video Wake Battle. This year the contest will be open to any individual rider, or crew of any size, and include all disciplines that encompass wake.

Submission Deadline:  August 14th  , 2017


The Rules:

Participants: There is no limit to the number of participants in each video. Videos can feature both ‘crews’ or an individual. Participants include wakeboarders, wakeskaters, wakesurfers , videographers, both male and female. All riders must be Canadian citizens. Videographers are not limited to one video.


Submissions: RipCurl’s The Judgment is open to any team or individual willing to participate, however the organizing team withholds the right to remove videos with explicit or inappropriate content (drug and alcohol use). A total of 10 videos will be selected for the contest by the judging panel.


Please make sure all submissions are password protected Vimeo files available for download. All videos must have bumpers included in their files. Bumpers will be available for download in July.


Music Selection: Royalty free music is encouraged for team edits but not mandatory. Explicit music is not permitted in the form of Strong language; Images of or references to violence, physical, or mental abuse.

Duration: Videos must be 2 – 5 minutes in length

Videos will be judged based on the following:

Judge Panel

The judging panel will be composed of both professional wake athletes as well as professional videographers. Quality of filming, quality of editing, creativity of Riding, Variety of team members, variety of tricks, variety of disciplines (boat, winch, wake park etc.) will be taken into account.


People’s Choice Voting Round: Online Voting Week: MONDAY AUG 21 – TUESDAY AUG 29th

This will be the exposure round for the people’s choice vote. Exposure is measured in the total amount of votes for each video.  Teams with the highest exposure will receive the people’s choice award.


 Winners will be announced on Aug 30th 

Prizing break down:

1st place Judging Panel: $2000

Runner Up Judging Panel: $1000

Peoples Choice winner: $1000


Tags: #RipCurlJudgment @wakecanada @alliancewake @RipCurl_Canada

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