Nautique Wakefest Hong Kong 2018 Welcomed 104 Athletes from Across Asia
Nautique Wakefest Hong Kong 2018 was held by Asia Yachting and Hong Kong Water Ski Association (HKWSA) on July 6-8 at the Taipo Waterfront Park. This annual regional competition gathered the best riders around the region and welcomed total of 104 athletes for a 3-day competition, including 22 overseas riders from China, Japan, Korea, Russia, Singapore and Chinese Taipei. This year’s competition was split into 14 categories of all ages, including Women’s Novice, Women’s Intermediate, Men’s Novice, Men’s Intermediate and more.
The Super Air Nautique GS22 was the official tow boat for the Nautique Wakefest Hong Kong 2018. Not only was the Super Air Nautique used on the three official competition days, participants also had the opportunity to practise on the boat one day before the event.
“Asia Yachting and Nautique are excited to be the title sponsor for the fifth year in a row for this event,” says Olivier Besson, CEO at Asia Yachting. “We are thrilled to see wakeboarding and wakesurfing continues to grow in popularity as more people realise how much fun it is.”