Billy MacDonald takes flight Saturday, July 28 at the Sproat Lake Open Wakeboard competition hosted by Sproat Lake Water Sports Association at its Stirling Arm site. About 30 kids took part in the 10-13 age category over the weekend. MIKE YOUDS PHOTO

Billy MacDonald takes flight Saturday, July 28 at the Sproat Lake Open Wakeboard competition hosted by Sproat Lake Water Sports Association at its Stirling Arm site. About 30 kids took part in the 10-13 age category over the weekend. MIKE YOUDS PHOTO

Wakeboarders compete at Sproat Lake

Kids from novice to advanced classes participated in open wakeboard/ wakeskate event

The Sproat Lake Water Sports Association hosted a Wakeboard and Wakeskate Open competition at its waterfront facility on Sproat Lake from July 27–29.

Kids from novice to advanced competed in a variety of classes. the 10–13 year age category that happened on Saturday had about 30 kids involved.

The association hosts an event around the same time every year, sometimes provincial championships and sometimes an open competition such as last weekend.