Our weekly Wednesday wake series will announce each of our 2018 AB Wake Team members. Congratulations to these riders & surfers who have made the team and good luck with training and events for 2018: .
Let us introduce Jonah Feener. He is 9 years old and this is his first year on the AB Wake Team.
He competes in wakesurf. Jonah learned to surf at the age of 7. His home lake Buffalo Lake. He is coached by Caro Villenueve. His heroes his Mom, Dad and his Brother and wakesurfers Jake Caster and Keenan Flegel
His board of choice is a Brigade Surf Boards - Castor Pro. Tricks that he has learned include: Slash, Ollie, Knee down, floater, Grasshopper, Chop hop, Fire Hydrant, Shoot the Duck, 360's. And he is working on Shuv it's, Body Varial and 720's and Air's
Last season’s accomplishments for Jonah include:
He was first overall in the Junior Division in last year’s Alberta Wake Tour. He competed last year for the first time. Last year he was the youngest competitor in all the events entered. He also competed in 3 events last year in the World Wake Surf Tour.
This year’s goals include:
Jonah will compete in: 4 of the Alberta Wake Tour Stops and at least 4 of the world wakesurf events in Canada and US. He is working on becoming a consistent podium finisher in all the events he enters. He is working on adding the new tricks consistently to his run. Jonah is looking to qualify for the World Wake Surf competition at the end of the season.
Congratulations Jonah on make the AB Wake Team this year ! Good luck with all your training and your wakesurf events this summer!
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