5th at GRAVITY GAMES for Kiwi Andrea Fountain
Perth provided the best conditions yet for Gravity Games, the biggest
action sports event in the southern hemisphere. Vert Skate, BMX
& Freestyle Moto-X demo’s along with bands were all there
in full force.
Wakeboarding took center stage from Friday through until Sunday
with perfect glassy conditions for the semi’s & the finals.
WWC World Champion Andrea Fountain, a Pinnacle Athlete backed by
Hyundai, rode strong giving her 4th place in the semis on Friday.
For the finals on Sunday, Fountain went on to get 5th again laying
down an array of huge clean tricks and hitting the rail.
“Last year at this same event I had one of the worst rides
I have ever had in competition, so it was such a good feeling to
overcome that, show OZ and the spectators at Gravity how I really
1. Emily Copeland USA
2. Amber Wing AUS
3. Melissa Marquardt USA
4. Hayley Smith AUS
5. Andrea Fountain NZL
6. Cathy Williams USA
Next event is the Australian Pro Tour starting in January.