Author: Chris Hawkins

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Thank you to all the current supporters of the Wakeboarding Hall of Fame! We could not have done this without you. Shawn Watson has been generous enough to donate a SIGNED Liquid Force 2010 Watson Hybrid 143 for us to give away. And YES, he rode this...

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