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MAJOR EUROPE AFRICA AWARD FOR SIAN HURST

ATHLETE OF THE YEAR 2012 FOR IRISH TEAM RIDER It has just been announced that Irish Wakeboard Team Member and International Rider Sian Hurst has been voted 2012 EUROPE AFRICA ATHLETE OF THE YEAR. Many congratulations to Sian on this outstanding achievement which has never been awarded to a Wakeboarder from Ireland before.  As Sian is currently recovering from a recent injury, this will certainly help to raise her spirits …

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IRISH RIDERS HEADING FOR WORLD CUP MANDURAH MARCH 16/17

EYRES ACTION SPORTS PLUS CHANNEL SEVEN CRAB FEST SUPPORTING THIS 36th WORLD CUP STOP BEAUTIFUL MANDURA – SITE OF THE 36th WORLD CUP STOP What a line-up of Irish Team Riders ! David O’Caoimh, Sian Hurst and David Coates are getting in some last minute cold water practice before heading Down Under for one of the biggest challenges of their lives in much warmer waters  – and we wish them …

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TWO IRISH TEAM RIDERS SELECTED BY WORLD CUP OFFICIALS

CONGRATULATIONS TO RIDERS DAVID O’CAOIMH & SIAN HURST The 35th World Cup Stop is scheduled to take place in Palembang in Indonesia on November 23/25. Only the World’s Top Riders receive invitations and the line-up on the official waiting is always extensive. That makes getting an invitation a very special honor. Congratulations to Irish Wakeboard Team members David O’Caoimh and Sian Hurst who have just received their official invitations – …

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SIAN’S GOLD MEDAL ON ITS WAY FROM UKRAINE TO IRELAND !

IRISH TEAM RIDER SIAN HURST BRINGS HOME GOLD MEDAL FROM EUROPE AFRICA WAKEBOARD CHAMPIONSHIPS IN UKRAINE It has been an outstanding year for our Irish Team Riders. With medals taken at both the 2011 Europe Africa Wakeboard Championships in the Republic of South Africa – and this weekend also at the 2012 Europe Africa Wakeboard Championships in Ukraine, these international performances have been unprecedented for our athletes. Congratulations to Sian …

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LAST CHANCE QUALIFIERS FOR WAKEBOARD TEAM IRELAND

 GREAT PERFORMANCES MIXED WITH SOME DISAPPOINTMENTS TODAY It was a tough day for Team Ireland today, with 4 Irish riders competing in very competitive heats in the Last Chance Qualifiers. First up was Aisling Deegan, 3rd off the dock in Junior Ladies, which included 5 riders vying for only 1 place in the finals on Sunday.  Aisling stood up her first pass of grabs and 180s and finished it with …

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IRISH TEAM PLUS 16 OTHER COUNTRIES ARRIVE IN UKRAINE

EUROPE AFRICA WAKEBOARD CHAMPIONSHIPS GETTING UNDER WAY IN KIEV FIRST REPORT FROM UKRAINE Thanks to Team Reporter Helen Dolan All the Irish Team Riders arrived in Kiev between 8pm last night and 1am today for the EA Wakeboard Championships being held here in Ukraine over the next five days. Ukraine is about seven times the size of Ireland with a population of 46 million people. Kiev itself is situated on …

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