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Second annual wakeboarding competition

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RICHLAND, Wash.—More than 40 wakeboarders signed up to compete against each other for the second annual wakeboarding competition called ‘Wake the Desert.'

The competition started at 10am and lasted for about six hours.  They had six divisions boarders could compete in ranging from beginners to more advanced riders. 

The top three competitors with the best rides won prices from Oakley, Straightline and Rockstar.

The event was put on by a group called ‘Tri City Riders.'  They organize wakeboarding events for the Tri City community.  Anyone can get involved.  If you want to sign-up you can find them on Facebook.