WAKE TEAM



Steel Lafferty

STEEL LAFFERTY

Age: 28 / Board: Steel LTD / Hometown: South FL

Top 3 Accomplishments
Gold Medalist - X Games Throwdown
Alliance Wake Rider of the Year
1st place Double Up Pro

Something most people don't know about you
I wakeboarded at over 80 mph behind an airplane​.

If you could only eat one thing the rest of your life, what would it be?
Sushi​

Ashley Kidd

ASHLEY KIDD

Age: 25 / Board: AK / Hometown: Corpus Christi, TX

​Top 3 Accomplishments
4x Consecutive World Champ
CWSA 2014 Female Athlete of the Year
Sponsored by Centurion Boats, Connelly, Roswell, Blenders Eyewear and LeadWake

Something most people don't know about you
I love baking and used to want to be a pastry chef.

If you could only eat one thing the rest of your life, what would it be?
Chicken & Veggies

Erika Lang

ERIKA LANG

Age: 23 / Board: Wild Child / Hometown: Gilbert, AZ

Top 3 Accomplishments

2nd @ 2017 World Games
3rd @ 2017 Wake Open
3rd @ 2016 Masters 2016

Something most people don't know about you
I wakeboard and waterski professionally.

If you could only eat one thing the rest of your life, what would it be?
​Mexican

Josh Palma

JOSH PALMA

Age: 34 / Board: Reverb / Hometown: Maitland, FL

Top 3 Accomplishments

2004 BuyWake.com Global Rider Search Winner
4th @ 2010 Wake Games
7th @ 2014 Wakeboard Nationals

Something most people don't know about you
I got to be a stunt double in the movie "Baywatch".

If you could only eat one thing the rest of your life, what would it be?
Poptarts

ANDREW ADKISON

Age: 38 / Board: Dowdy 136 / Hometown: Lynn Haven, FL

​Top 3 Accomplishments

Multi time WWA World Champion
Qualified for the 2019 Pan Am Games looking to follow up on a 2011 Pan Am Games Gold Medal

Something most people don't know about you
I'm currently the United States Olympic Committee Athlete Advisor for Waterski and Wake.

If you could only eat one thing the rest of your life, what would it be?
McDonalds

Aidan Gunningham

AIDAN GUNNINGHAM

Age: 22 / Board: Groove / Hometown: McKinney, TX

Top 3 Accomplishments

3rd @ 2017 Pacifico Us Open Kicker Contest
2nd @ 2014 Open Men Wakepark Triple Crown
3rd @ 2014 Open Men Nationals

Something most people don't know about you
I pretty much ride blind (no pun intended).

If you could only eat one thing the rest of your life, what would it be?
​Tacos

BRYSON HANCOCK

Age: 22 / Board: Reverb / Hometown: Discovery Bay, CA

​Top 3 Accomplishments
Competed on 2020 Supra Pro Tour
2nd place at 2014 WWA Worlds in Junior men’s
Sponsored by: Connelly, Jett apparel, Fresh Bros CBD, and Larson marine

Something most people don't know about you
On my spare time I build autonomous drones.

If you could only eat one thing the rest of your life, what would it be?
Sushi

ALEX ALBIN

Board: Reverb / Hometown: Bay Area, CA, currently training in FL

Top 3 Accomplishments

2019 Boys World Champion, Dubai
2nd Overall Junior Pro Series WWA 2021
USA Boys National Champion 2019

Something most people don't know about you
I'm also a skateboarder and play the guitar.

If you could only eat one thing the rest of your life, what would it be?
​Chipotle