Open-toed or closed-toed? Stiff or soft?  Choosing the best wakeboard boots for you!     Don’t underestimate the importance of a good pair of boots. Just like in skiing, snowboarding, or simply walking down the street, if your feet aren’t happy when you’re out on the water, chances are...

In case you needed an excuse, here are a few of our favorite benefits of having a Wakesurf foil on our boat. Why you should learn wakesurf foiling 2018: 1. Rise above the conditions It’s always a bummer when the wind picks up and ruins your nice glassy...

Smart people learn from their wakesurf foil mistakes; even smarter people learn from the wakesurf foil mistakes of others. We’re strong believers of this age-old concept when it comes to learning how to wakesurf foil. Some things you just have to learn for yourself, like muscle memory,...

Wakesurf foil boarding is a new watersports category. Knowing how to use all the is gear is important, fun to learn, and will greatly enhance everyday your on the lake this summer. It's time you understand the Top Three Benefits for 2018 All riders are not created equal, and...

Catching Salmon - Slingshot Wake's Victor Salmon representing at Thai Wake Park This week the world of wakeboarding has gathered on Slingshot Wake team rider Victor Salmon's home turf - Why? Because the first big cable event of the season is happening at Thai Wake Park...

Wakesurf Foil Academy Reviews are in- IT WORKS! When we launched Foil Academy about a year ago, we knew we were filling a huge void. Over the last few years, foiling has exploded around the world, across multiple watersports. Brands and manufacturers- both big and small- have taken...

As the leader in foil boarding,  we get asked a lot of questions about wakesurf foiling.  We asked our customer service team to compile a list of the most frequently asked questions they get about wakesurf foiling.  Here are your Top 10 FAQ for Wakesurf foiling. 1....

Follow these Top 5 Tips on learning to wakesurf foil from an industry insider whose already made the mistakes for you. You’ve heard the expression “In one ear and out the other.” Well, that’s what one  "pro wakeboarder" (who shall remain anonymous for his protection) says is...

What wing is best for wakesurf foiling? The answer depends on a few key factors, such as how heavy you are, what kind of foiling you want to do, if you want to wakesurf foil right up behind the boat, or are you interested in rope riding...

Video by Steffen Vollert   We don't define our brand as being focused on competition - instead we're focused on fun as the top priority. Fun breeds creativity and skills are developed as a result (most of the time). In several cases these skills become so great...

Learn How to Eliminate Wakesurf Foiling Fear Five tips for ditching the Foiling Fear Factor. Follow this advice and you’ll be wakesurf foiling in no time. If you’re just getting started with wakesurf foiling, we have some great news for you: It’s not nearly as intimidating as may...

Wakesurf hydrofoil maintenance tips If you’ve clicked through to this blog, we’ve got a pretty good idea that you know what’s coming. In short: Wakeboarding hydrofoil maintenance  IS IMPORTANT. That’s it! Just like a bike chain needs lube and your skis need a regular tune, your foil...

Should you use straps for wakesurf foiling? It’s a new question in wakesurf foiling: To strap or not to strap. In foiling’s early days, surf foil pioneers like Laird Hamilton were fully committed. They strapped themselves to their boards (converted old airchairs) with snowboarding boots and towed...

Staff Picks: Our Top 3 Product Videos - 2018 Wakeboards  Creating promotional product videos can be a huge challenge, especially when you have 15-20 to do each season. We try our best to make them as authentic as possible to give users an honest and dependable...

2018 Slingshot wakeboards including the Coalition, Contrast, and Nomad, are officially available worldwide, and we’re stoked to share a few of our favorites with you! From cable parks to towboats to winches and more, we’ve got boards ready to shred all conditions. The Coalition Crew is...

[caption id="attachment_4582" align="alignleft" width="800"] Slingshot team riders in venice[/caption] The Slingshot Wake team heads to Venice, Italy to shoot the 2018 cable products. All images courtesy of Steffen Vollert   Viva Venice Venice, Italy is said to be the greatest city in the world - far from where we imagined...

NEW UPDATE: Team Rider Louis Floyd and Chief Foil Designer Tony Logosz runs through the details of the 2018 Hover Glide Foil Wake Package and explains the differences in wing performance between the standard H5 and the NEW H2 Surf wing. Now that we all know...

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