Two heroes will win an all-inclusive trip to Operation Wake Surf’s Yearly Salute to Service Event at Lake Norman in North Carolina. The selected Military Service Person of the Year and First Responder of the Year will join several other military and service personal for three days of exciting activities including wakesurfing, a NASCAR pit crew experience, go-karting, and more. Operation Wake Surf runs this event annually as an effort to create an unforgettable experience for first responders and military personnel who keep our communities and country safe. Operation Wake Surf blends the healing power of water, camaraderie, and mentorship via compassionate coaches by sharing a passion for wake surfing with first responders and military personnel. This gives participants an amazing experience on the water while instilling community, confidence, camaraderie and the respect they deserve. You can learn more about Operation Wake Surf here and you can nominate someone you know for either the Centurion Watersports Warrior – Military Service Person of the Year and the Centurion Watersports Warrior – First Responder of the Year by using the form below. All military personal (active duty or veteran) and first responders (paramedics, police, fire fighters, etc) are eligible to enter.