Centurion's Rebecca Ort Wins the Swiss Wake Surf Championship
Merced, CA June 19, 2013; Rebecca Ort, a two-time World Wake Surfing Champion, won the Swiss Wake Surf Championship at beautiful Lake Zurich on Sunday. The Swiss Wake Surf Championship is one of Europe’s premier wake surfing events attracting more than 40 of the World’s top athletes. Rebecca defeated reigning Wake Surfing World Champion Raleigh Hager for the win. The Swiss Wake Surf Championship is a part of the World Series of Wake Surfing, which is a fourteen-city tour around the World designed to produce qualified competitors for the World Wake Surfing Championship to be held in Henderson, NV in September.
Rebecca won the event in front of hundreds of hometown spectators by including huge airs, stalled 180’s, alley-oops and a reverse. She secured a place in the World Championship of Wake Surfing where she will attempt her third World Championship this fall.
The World Series of Wake Surfing will continue June 21-22 at the Florida Wake Surf Championship in Ocklawaha, Florida. For information on this event, please visit here.
To learn more about the Centurion Pro Wake Surf Team, go to http://www.centurionboats.com/team-centurion-13.html.
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About Centurion:Today, Centurion Boats is most recognized as the first boat company to produce a dedicated wake surfing boat, the Enzo SV244. Centurion remains at the top-of-the-class in this space. In addition, Centurion produces world-class wakeboarding and three event boats. For more than 35 years, Centurion has been a pioneer in watersports towboat technology credited with being the first boat manufacturer to utilize a v-drive transmission in a dedicated watersports towboat – now an industry standard. For more information please contact Centurion Boats at 209-384-0255 or visit www.centurionboats.com.