Wake Nation Cincinnati hosting wakeboarding event

Cincinnati, OH (FOX19) - The best wakeboarders in the world will be converging on Wake Nation Cincinnati in mid-September to compete for points and cash prizes in the third and final stop of the national Monster Energy Wake Park Triple Crown championships.

The Cincinnati cable wakeboarding park was officially selected today to be the host site for the World Wakeboard Association's Triple Crown competition, which is akin to the World Series of wakeboarding and will attract wakeboarding heavy hitters from around the globe.

The competition will be September 17-19 at the award-winning cable park. The competition will feature men and women, both pros and amateurs, in six competitive categories. The event is free for the general public. During the competition, the general public will not be able to "hit the water," but public ride time will be open later in the day during each of the three days of competition.

At Wake Nation Cincinnati, both parking and admission are FREE. The park is a "pay as you play" facility with ride time starting at $25 for two hours.

For more information, call (513) 887-WAKE or email info@wakenation.com. Website: www.wakenation.com.