The 2018 Malibu WWA Rider Experience Central heads to Lake of the Ozarks for the very first time June 22-24! Don’t miss your chance to spend three-days on the water with Malibu’s top professional athletes and take your game to the next level. Whether it’s your first time on the water or you’re wakeboarding’s next star, this event has something for everyone with clinics, competition, and most importantly FUN!


The Malibu WWA Rider Experience is a series of regionally placed amateur events around the US for all WWA amateur divisions and Jr. Pro Men’s

Each Rider Experience event is open to all riders, however, all riders must compete in their respective WWA Regional Championships to be invited to the 2018 WWA Wakeboard National Championships (Boat Only).

All Amateur Competitors – Seeding for the WWA Wakeboard National Championships will be based on competing in the Malibu WWA Rider Experience Regional Championships. If you are competing in the 2018 WWA Wakeboard National Championships and were 1st in your division in 2017 then you will be top seed.  All other riders will be seeded from the WWA Regional Championships.

Any rider can compete at any and all Malibu WWA Rider Experience Events. Riders will only receive seeding when competing in their region. 

Entry Fee
Amateur Regional Championships $75 USD 
(INCLUDES registration for Freeride Friday, Regional Championships, Surfgate Sunday and Judges Experience) 
Amateur Wakesurf Competition $75 USD
(INCLUDES registration for Freeride Friday, Regional Championships, Surfgate Sunday and Judges Experience) 
Jr. Pro Men $100 USD
Pro Card Qualifier $100 USD
Wakesurf Experience $25.00 USD
Freeride Friday $25.00 USD
Judges Experience $25.00 USD
$50 Late fee for Jr. Pro Division & Pro Card Qualifier starting June 11th at 5:00pm EST

CLICK HERE for the schedule of events.

Pro Athletes Attending: Tarah Mikacich, Jeff Langley, Oli Derome, Lewy Watt, Parker Siegele

Bagnell Dam
1028 Bagnell Dam Blvd.
Lake Ozark, MO 65049

Host Hotel Info:
Holiday Inn Express
4533 Osage Beach Pkwy
Osage Beach, MO 65065
PH: 573-302-0330
Room Rate: $133/King or Dbl Queen

Malibu Boat dealers in each region will host the WWA Rider Experiences and WWA Pro Card Qualifiers beginning in Florida and working its way across North America. Information and registration can be found by visiting

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