An estimated 8,000 spectators will flock to Dallas Landing Park in Acworth on May 18-19 to watch some of the world’s best wakeboarders compete in the 21st season of the MasterCraft Pro Wakeboard Tour. The newest boat MasterCraft XStar, which has been a staple of the wakeboarding scene since 1996, will also debut at the Acworth stop.
The 2013 XStar comes in weighing nearly 1000 pounds more than its award-winning predecessor and sucks in up to 2600 pounds of ballast. For the riders chasing the coveted PWT crown, all those numbers simply mean they will come face-to-face with one of the largest wakes ever produced, giving them the opportunity to again write history in the heart of Georgia.
“Year-in-and-year-out, Acworth is always one of the most electric venues on tour,” said Chris Bischoff, Pro Wakeboard Tour competition director.
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