Summer Wind Down
With the opening of Sound Wave Restaurant and Musical Hall in April, Belmont Park and The Plunge celebrating their 85th Anniversary in July, an INSANE SunDaze line up, new park additions and of course, insanely shred-tactic flowboarding events, this summer was one for the record books at Wave House San Diego.
Sound Wave Restaurant and Music Hall made its grand entrance onto the Mission Beach scene early this summer and graced San Diegans...
Carbon's NightWave - A Total Success
Carbon presented their third NightWave Competition Series this past Saturday, August 28th at Wave House San Diego. Enhanced by vivid technicolor lighting, thundering action and a hypnotic mix of house rhythms, riders sent shimmers of thick barrel water bounding into bright beams of red, green and purple. Although NightWave has traditionally been a bodyboarding competition, Carbon Executive Director Brandon Walker added a series of flowboarding...
The Pressure's On as the Second IFC Qualifier Nears
With the first US IFC Qualifier behind us, riders know they have to up the ante in the next few weeks before the final Qualifying Competition on September 11. Word is, flowboarders are found throwing down their skills daily, on both the FlowRider and FlowBarrel, hoping to stomp their tricks more consistently and create new variations that will put them at the top and on a plane to Singapore to compete on the US Team in the IFC on October 29-31.
Steve Aoki Rocks SunDaze and Bruticus Maximus
Internationally renowned DJ Steve Aoki headlined at this weekend's SunDaze, putting on the show of all shows at Wave House San Diego! From crowd surfing and raft passing, to champagne spraying and shredding Bruticus Maximus, Aoki brought down the house Sunday night.
First IFC Qualifier at Wave House San Diego
Kicking off the shred fest at noon on Saturday, August 7th, Wave House San Diego hosted the first of two qualifying events in which both flowboarders and bodyboarders compete to earn a spot on the Flow Team to represent the US at the IFC (International FLOW Championships). Athletes had to compete on both the FlowRider ® sheet wave and on the main stage, Bruticus Maximus FlowBarrel ® standing wave attraction.
Riders Prep for Round 1 of the IFC Qualifiers
Competitors are getting in as much ride time as possible in preparation for the first round of the IFC qualifiers, scheduled for this Saturday August 14th at Wave House San Diego. The event is set to take place in conjunction with a Flow Jam, where the expert division will be replaced by the qualifiers. Predominantly FlowBarrel riders Greg Lazarus, Eric Silverman and Morgan Just shredded FlowRider to prep for this week's competition... and shred...
Carbon Presents Night Wave
"Lights, Music, Action" is the theme for the Carbon sponsored event Night Wave, the second of which took place this past Saturday at Wave House San Diego. Lasers, lights and adrenaline pulsed through both the FlowBarrel and the crowd, creating a totally unique aesthetic experience emanating light and sound. This is the only nighttime bodyboarding competition in North America and it's a sight to be seen, to say the least...
Kai Barger and Makua Rothman Shred BMax
Pro surfers Kai Barger, straight from the shores of Maui, and Makua Rothman, from the North Shore of Oahu, were stoked to shred a little blue this weekend at Wave House San Diego. They rode BMax on Sunday morning with their crew, complete with UFC fighter Dan Henderson (click HERE to see a video of Dan Henderson on BMax).
Wave House San Diego IFC Qualifier
Wave House San Diego will be hosting it's qualifiers for the International FLOW (Flowriding League of the World) Championships (IFC) on August 7, 2010 in conjunction with a Flow Jam. This will be the first of two qualifying rounds in San Diego, the other will take place on September 11th.
Sundaze Mayhem with Tommy Lee and DJ Aero
Motley Crue drummer Tommy Lee and DJ Aero, also known as Electro Mayhem, shook up the SunDaze scene this weekend with an out of this world show at Wave House San Diego. This dynamic DJ duo spun, drummed and fist pumped their way through the day and into the night.