Supra Boats@Supra_Boats character counts most and the wins follow. The Supra Boats Factory Team is much more than a group of sponsored athletes. Riders like Rebecca Gange @becgange are our family. We are fans of Rebecca as a person and a teammate as much as a competitor. Rebecca Gange is a dedicated ambassador of the boat brand that she trains behind to win, but more importantly she represents Supra Boats with poise and character. That is a big reason why Rebecca continues to succeed in wake boarding. We couldn't be more proud to have Rebecca as a part of Team Supra Boats! Read on to learn more about Team Supra Boats athlete Rebecca Gange.
Born and hometown: Mildura :)
Top career highlight so far.... 6 times Aussie Nationals and AAO Champion... 3rd in World cup.
Binding Width: One in
Binding angle: at 12degree
Board: Liquid Force Wing
Board Length: 138
Rope Length: 75ft rope
Handle width and diameter: 15" handle with a 25mm diameter
Weight in Boat: 1.7 ton
Weight Positioning in Boat: 20% front 30% middle and 50% back
Hardest trick from;
Port side: Tootsie roll, ts 540, dum dum, indy ts bs 180, melon scarecrow
Starboard side: Whirly, hs roll to blind, Tantrum to blind, hs 540, indy hs bs 180
Hardest Rail Move
Rail moves I don't know what they are called haha...
Port side: trasnfer to backlip to back 3 out.....
Starboard side: switch 270 to back 3 out...
Kicker port: hs 540
Kicker starboard: mute half cab roll
Grab port: Indy ts bs 180, melon scarecrow
Grab starboard: Melon hs backroll, indy hs bs 180
Breakfast: Muesli and fruit
Morning snack: fruit and nuts.. maybe some sneaky savoury food
Lunch: Sandwich or left over dinner
Afternoon snack: Smoothie
Dinner: usually vegetable based dishes... most of the time pasta or rice
Drink: Just water and beer
How much do you ride? Rode in the last 30 days: 20 times maybe
What other trainning do you do? Usually do pilates, or yoga and strengthening. Yesterday I done 8 chin ups 10 push ups and 30 squats for 20mins straight. Bit limited with my legs at the moment.
Favourite riders to ride with? Ben Greenwood, Chris O'shae and my brother.
Who will win the pro tour this year? Umm probably Harley will win... Jnr men: Tony ... Womens: me haha jks probably Meegan
Yes or No's
Do you think grabbing the board is more important than being able to rotate the board? yes
Do you think a 1080 would score better than a mobe 720? no
Do you think wakes will be bigger than they are now in 5 years time? yes
Do you think wakes will be wider than they are now in 5 years? no
Do you think you will most likely ride the same length rope in 5 years time? no
Do you think it is an advantage to be shorter to be a better wake boarder? shorter
Have you road behind the SA? Yes, loved it.... did you watch this video? :)
Are you a fan of the supraboatsaus facebook page? hell yeah
Are you a fan of the supraboatsaus twitter page? don't go on twitter
Did you know we had a blog page blog.rideaustralia.com.au? yes
Will you be spending days on the road for the Ride Australia tour this summer? have to check my diary haha jks of corse!
Best part of wakeboarding is going in the boat and having some fun! Learning something new and hang out with a cool crew. Getting to travel the world is pretty awesome.. see parts of the world I never would have got to see if it wasn't for wakeboarding.