On Sunday, August 20th, Latvian open wakeboard and wakesurf championship 2023 took place at Wake Up Academy, Spuņciems, where 25 athletes were competing from various countries - Ukraine, United Kingdom, New Zealand, Spain and Latvia.
The fiercest competition in wakeboard was in the Open Women group, where Morgan Haakma from New Zealand won, leaving behind Alise Krūze and Justīne Zonne. However, in Open Men group Ulises Ceballos from Spain won by a mile, leaving behind Kārlis Krūze and Jānis Alberts.
Over 30 Master Men winner was Oskars Krūze, leaving behind Ģirts Kilpe and Normunds Greizis.
In Open Men Wakesurf group the win was taken by 11 year old Nikita Buria from Ukraine, leaving behind Sergejs Tjurikovs and Andris Baltausis. In Open Women Wakesurf group the win was confidently taken by Julia Shevchenko from Ukraine, leaving behind Agnija Vītola and Simona Bogomazova.
Thank you all - contestants, fans, helpers, @ApbalvojumiTevunTaviempasākumiem for beautiful trophies, @Ansamblis for delicious burgers and DJ Tiltinsh from amazing music. Special THANK YOU - Atis Bogomazovs for leading the event and Justīne Zonne for amazing photos! See you next year!