Sat  |  Oct

25

The Tige RZR is right for you if…

Review by WakeboardingMag.com

The Tige RZR is the best wakeboard boat for you if: You want a nimble, stylish and versatile boat in a size that’s perfect for standard garages, size-restricted waterways and easy towing.

Thu  |  Oct

16

Tige Boats expands into Dubai with new dealer

Tige Boats is proud to expand their global presence into the United Arab Emirates with the addition of Sea Riders located in Dubai.

Tue  |  Oct

14

Tige Boats - Official Tow Boat of the 2015 INT Water Sports Tour

It is with great pride and excitement that the INT Amateur Water Sports Tour and Tige Boats announce a 2015 Official Tow Boat partnership. Tige will join the best boat manufacturers in the industry to support the development and growth of grassroots water sports events in the US.

Thu  |  Oct

09

Tige MyWake Titled Largest Wake Competition in History

With over half a million web views and 900 contest registrations, the Tige MyWake Global Challenge has become the largest and most viral competition in wake history.

Wed  |  Oct

08

Tige Boats Receives the Marine Industry’s Top Award for Customer Satisfaction

Tige Boats is proud to once again receive the National Marine Manufacturers Association’s Customer Satisfaction Index Award, having received the prestigious award for eight of the previous years. The CSI Award is presented to the marine industry’s top manufacturers that actively measure customer satisfaction and pursue continuous improvement to better serve their customer.

Mon  |  Sep

29

TeamTige Wakeboarders and Wakesurfers Rank Amongst the Best at World’s

Wrapping up another outstanding season, TeamTige wakeboarders and wakesurfers landed at the top of the World's podiums. 

Sat  |  Sep

27

The Tige Z1 is right for you if…

Review by WakeboardingMag.com

The Tigé Z1 is the best wakeboard boat for you if: You like the look of a traditional bow in a smaller size from a company known for its surfing prowess and stylish boats.

Fri  |  Sep

05

Tige RZR named Official Boat of LKI Clothing

LKI is a youthful action sports and lifestyle clothing brand inspired by Motocross, Bmx, Mtb, Wake & Surf. Proudly owned and operated in Australia, LKI promotes, develops and embraces the culture of action sports. They’re now selling into New Zealand and New Caledonia and have set up an online store for the growing number of UK and US sales. As well as securing a three-year deal as a major sponsor of the Monster Energy MX Nationals, LKI also sponsors high-profile athletes across Motocross, FMX, offroad, BMX racing and dirt, wakeboarding and mountain-biking.

Thu  |  Sep

04

Tige Boats Generates Remote Control Surf Waves with the New AVX Surf System

For nearly 25 years, Tige Boats has introduced a number of industry firsts, each one integrated into the product line to make your time on the water the best time. Tige Boats has powered an engineering benchmark once again, this time placing the power in the palm of the surfer’s hands with the all-new Tige AVX Surf System. Featuring the Surf Link™ Remote and adaptive hull technology, the AVX Surf System is the first of its kind, making you the creator of the ultimate surf experience.

Wed  |  Aug

27

Tige Endless Wave Tour Names Series Champions at Texas Surf Showdown

The Tige Endless Wave Tour finished in style at the Texas Surf Showdown in Fort Worth, Texas. The EWT Champions were crowned as we all looked back on another amazing summer.

Sat  |  Aug

09

BoatTest.com Review: Tige R20

Post by BoatTest.com

With the R20, Tige has created a cost effective boat with the same performance hull of the high end boats in the lineup. It still allows for the capability to dial in the perfect sized wake in a high performance boat that can hold her own right alongside the best of the best. She also solves the problem for those that need a smaller boat due to tow vehicle capacities or lake size limit restrictions. She measures in at 20’ (6.1 m) and has an empty weight just over 3,000 lbs. (1,361 kg)

Fri  |  Jul

18

Tige Boats joins the American Boatbuilders Association

The American Boatbuilders Association is proud to announce the induction of Tige Boats into their prestigious buying group. The roster of membership in the ABA is an industry Who's Who of strong, independent boat manufacturing companies.

Sat  |  Jul

12

BoatTest.com Review: Tige Z3

Post by BoatTest.com

We have a new test video of the remarkable Tige Z3 which can be loaded up with 2300 lbs. of ballast to create surfing conditions that are world-class. But as can be seen in the photo above, wake-making is only part of the mission of the Z3. She also must play host to a bevy of spectators who have come to wake-boarding virtuosity of the Z3’s lucky owner. Let’s drill down to find out all about this cult classic.

Mon  |  Jul

07

Wake the World Oregon

Photo and Interview Courtesy of WaketheWorld.org

Mark and Jill Crowell of Cornelius were inspired to bring Wake the World to Hagg Lake after several years of donating their boat to Sweet Home’s event. Wake the World is a group of boat owners providing watersports opportunities to abandoned, abused and neglected children, as well as for the handicapped and our wounded warriors.

Tue  |  Jun

24

Texas Tige takes new riders aboard

Texas Tige of Houston had an extremely successful weekend of getting new riders behind a boat for the very first time. The Houston based dealership hosted local boys in the age range of 12-15 years old who had never been towed behind a boat before to show them the true 'Tige Experience'. The boys initially learned how to get up on a wakeboard on the grass before they were taken to the dock to try the real deal. It's apparant they couldn't get enough of wakesurfing and wakeboarding because they stayed on the water for over 11 hours! 

Sat  |  Jun

14

The Tige RZ2 is right for you if…

Review by WakeboardingMag.com

The Tige RZ2 is the best wakeboard boat for you if: You want a mid-size, surf-centric boat with style in spades.

Fri  |  Jun

06

Tige ASR named Official Boat of Rockstar Energy Drinks

This weekend at X-Games, Rockstar Energy Drinks announced they have selected the Tige ASR as their Official Boat! Check out the new 2014 Rockstar TV Commercial featuring the Rockstar Edition Tige ASR and TeamTige rider Aaron Rathy. Keep up with Tige on social media all weekend for updates and more shots of the ASR at X-Games! 

Mon  |  Jun

02

Nick Dietrich joins the Tige Evolution Team

Nick Dietrich is one of Canada’s top local wakeboarders and one of the friendliest guy’s around. His positive attitude and progressive riding have earned him the respect of his peers both in and out of the water. Making competitive wakeboarding one of his short term goals, don’t be surprised to see him turn some heads in the next couple of years.

Mon  |  Jun

02

West Coast Wakesurf Open Results

The world’s most talented wakesurfers showed up this weekend in Wheatland, California for the 5th Annual West Coast Wakesurf Open. This event was the first stop of the Tige Endless Wave Tour so riders brought their biggest and best tricks to land them on the path to be the EWT champion.

Fri  |  May

30

Tige Boats signs new dealer in Indiana

From the minute you walk through the door, meeting your needs is Team AMC’s top priority. Founded not only on excellent customer service, but also on the principles of hard work and a focused attitude, Team AMC is excited to serve Tige owners in their area with a friendly and knowledgeable experience. They will display the 2014 Tige lineup along with a full service center and pro shop to assist you with all of your boating needs.

Wed  |  May

28

Tige ASR lands on the cover of Boating World magazine

Highlights from Boating World Magazine

If you haven't seen the June issue of Boating World magazine, run and get one now! The Tige ASR is the feature boat of the magazine with information and performance reviews. Here are a few highlights from the magazine:

Fri  |  May

23

Emily Agate joins the Tige Evolution Team

In just one full year as a competitive wakesurfer, Emily Agate has already captured the hearts and minds of the wakesurfing world.

Mon  |  May

19

TeamTige takes podium spots across the US

TeamTige Pro and Evolution Riders clinched wins across America this weekend! At the first stop of the Pro Wakeboard Tour in Ackworth, GA, Adam Errington stuck a huge Indy Backside 180 to claim first place in the Big Air Contest.

Wed  |  May

14

Christian Primrose named ‘Wakeboarder of the Year’

TeamTige rider Christian Primrose was named 'Wakeboarder of the Year' at the 4th Annual Ontario Wake Awards. Wake Awards is an annual fundraiser for the local scene in Ontario, including The Roots Wake Series and provincial sport development. With a stacked nominee list, Christian took the lead for Wakeboarder of the Year next to some very talented local riders.

Sat  |  May

10

The Tige RZ4 is right for you if…

Review by WakeboardingMag.com

The Tige RZ4 is the best wakeboard boat for you if: You want a big, stylish boat that can carry all your friends in the most luxurious and spacious boat in Tige’s line.

Tue  |  May

06

Meet Greg Lawrence, the official Emcee of the Endless Wave Tour

If you don't already know who Greg Lawrence is, you very soon will. 

Wed  |  Apr

30

Tige Boats Proudly Built in Texas

Tige started as most great ideas do—from the belief that things could be different—that things could be better. In 1991, our founder and CEO, Charlie Pigeon, decided that he was going to create a high performance boat company that would put the customers experience first. Tige was founded in Merced, California based on one visionary idea: The Convex V Hull. 

Mon  |  Apr

28

TeamTige Tops the Podium at WakeGames

TeamTige wakeboarders Dean Smith and Cobe France threw down their biggest tricks in Orlando for the first event of the season- Wake Games. "Smith unleashed a lethal combination of huge airs and precise rail riding in the finals to edge out a stacked field of the world’s best wakeboarders including Harley Clifford, Rusty Malinoski, Austin Hair, Daniel Powers and Josh Twelker. With his progressive riding, Smith claimed one of the sport’s most coveted trophies as well as jumping out to an early lead in the overall King of Wake standings," commented World Sports & Marketing. 

Fri  |  Apr

25

Jennifer Concienne joins Tige Evolution Team

At only 15 years old, Jennifer Concienne has already proven herself as a future leader in wakesurfing. Jennifer is the first rider for Tige to sign for the Evolution Team, a highly talented team of amateur riders working their way to pro status. Dream what might be possible in wakesurfing and we are certain you'll see her exceed it in the next few years! Meet Jennifer Concienne:

Tue  |  Apr

22

Aaron Rathy:  Top Three

Wakeboarding Magazine published an article in the April 2014 issue with Aaron Rathy's "Top Three". We always thought Rathy was a rad guy, but after seeing his answers, it's a 100% fact. He's a cool dude.

Tue  |  Apr

22

Dave Schwartz retires after 8 years with Tige

After 8 years of service, Dave Schwartz of the Tige maintenance department has retired. Over his years with Tige, Dave has served as an integral employee in all aspects of manufacturing. From mold prep to building aluminum parts for the boats, such as backing plates for grab handles and engine mounts, Dave has served as the man behind the scene making Tige's a pure form of art.

Wed  |  Apr

09

Tige Z3 featured in Red Bull 21 Days Series

Red Bull's 21 Days series features Josh Kerr and Taj Burrow as they prepare for the 2014 ASP Tour. Each 21 Days episode takes you into the life of the surfers, showing family, hobbies, and training. TeamTige surfer Josh Kerr was featured in Episode 3 for using his Tige Z3 as not only a training tool, but as a great way to spend time with his family and friends inbetween ASP Tour events. Watch the other episodes of  21 Days featuring Kerr/Burrow here. Enjoy!

Mon  |  Apr

07

2014 wakeboard edit from Cobe France on Vimeo.

TeamTige Rider Cobe France claims Australian Wakeboard National Championship

What would life be like as a 14-year old National Champion? Just ask Cobe France. 

Fri  |  Apr

04

New Orleans Power Sports joins the Tige Family of Dealers

In an exciting new partnership, Tige Boats is teaming up with New Orleans Power Sports to spread the Tige Revolution throughout Southern Louisiana. The staff at New Orleans Power Sports has lived by the slogan “we sell fun” for over 40 years, and every customer that walks into their dealership understands the meaning. “Tige’s brand and culture complements the lifestyle we create for our customers,” said Leonard Maraist, Owner of New Orleans Power Sports. “By carrying Tige, our customers can enjoy a boat that makes big wakes, has superior quality, and creates lifelong memories for their family.”

Mon  |  Mar

31

Daniel Watkins inducted into AWWF Hall of Fame

Over the past 15 years, Daniel Watkins has been named many things, including a pioneer of the wakeboarding industry, a National Champion, and a World Champion. And now, we can call him a Hall of Famer! Watkins was honored last week for his love, passion, and many contributions to the industry as he was the first wakeboarder to ever be inducted into the Australian Waterski and Wake Federation (AWWF) Hall of Fame. 

Thu  |  Mar

27

Erik Ruck: Wakesurfing with ‘Umphrey’s McGee’s’ Ryan Stasik

Words by Erik Ruck

If someone were to ask me what my passions are, I would have to say wakeboarding and music. This year for my birthday, I had the ultimate mix of both! One of my favorite bands, Umphrey’s Mcgee was playing for the first time in Orlando, and it happened to fall on the night before my birthday. I also had a couple of good friends and my brother in town visiting from Wisconsin. They also love wakesurfing and music!

Tue  |  Mar

25

The Tige Endless Wave Tour is going big in 2014!

Bringing fierce competition and family fun, Tige’s Endless Wave Tour is bringing back the good times for 2014. With five stops spreading across US and Canada, the Endless Wave Tour is the perfect place for wakesurfers of all ages, and skill levels, to be a part of the wakesurf revolution.

Fri  |  Mar

21

Q&A with Pull Watersports

The Tige Boats family of dealers continues to grow with the addition of Pull Watersports of Cumming, Georgia. Pull Watersports was originally founded as a family Pro Shop focused on helping customers find the products that are right for their needs. We had the chance to sit down with Jenny Serwirtz, owner of Pull Watersports, to answer a few questions of their journey over the years and why they decided to carry Tige boats.

Wed  |  Mar

12

Boat Shows This Weekend

Boat show season is coming to a close, but we are still booked with shows this weekend! Come see us at the following boat shows:

Wed  |  Mar

05

Boat Shows This Week

After spending his winter months in the warm summer of Australia, Chase Hazen is back in the United States and we can't wait to watch him ride this year! Come meet the Chase at the Sacramento Boat Show. Also, there's only a few weeks left to take advantage of 'Tige Take 3' - Come see us soon! 

Wed  |  Feb

26

Boat Shows This week

This weekend we have Erik Ruck making an appearance at the St Louis Boat Show! We only have a few weeks left for you to take advantage of the 'Tige Take 3'. Come be a part of it!

Thu  |  Feb

20

Boat Shows This Week

Be a part of it this weekend at this weeks boat shows! This week we also have TeamTige rider and Wakeboarding Magazine's Wakeboarder of the Year Aaron Rathy making an appearance in Boston.

Thu  |  Feb

20

The Tige Studio Paints the Future of Custom Boat Building

ABILENE, TX— Tige Boats has modernized custom boat-building with the launch of the Tige Studio. Bringing together over 45,000 options and cutting-edge technology, the Tige Studio allows you to build the Tige of your dreams from any location.

Mon  |  Feb

17

Rensink Family: 9x Tige Owners

Ron and Sue Rensink, along with their children Kyle, Katy, Rachel and Jon are now 9x Tige owners! In 2006, John Hanson, an employee of Tige dealer Mau Marine, introduced Kyle to wakeboarding at 12 years old. His passion for being on water grew as they became owners of a new 2006 Tige 22Ve. The Rensink family fell in love with their very first Tige and then again became owners of the just-released RZ2 the very next year. “The 2007 RZ2 is the one that got me hooked,” stated Kyle Rensink. “That summer we put in almost 250 hours and from that point on, we were fortunate that Mau would treat us very well. I now order a new boat each Fall for the following year.”

Thu  |  Feb

13

Boat Shows This Week

Come join us this weekend at the following boat shows to see the Tige lineup including the new ASR:

Fri  |  Feb

07

Tige Boats Fuels the Wakesurf Revolution in Central New York

We are proud to expand our family of dealers into the heart of New York with The Sailboat Shop. Located in Skaneateles, NY, The Sailboat Shop will display the 2014 Tige lineup at the Syracuse Boat Show on February 12-16 at the New York State Fairgrounds. “We have considered picking up an inboard boat for over four years and after a wonderful experience with Tige Boats, we’re ready to take the watersports business head on,” stated John Jablonski, Owner of The Sailboat Shop. Since opening their doors 38 years ago, The Sailboat Shop continues to look to the future of boating. “Wakesurfing is quickly gaining popularity on Finger Lakes and Central New York. With the addition of Tige and our new pro shop, we are prepared and excited to fuel the wakesurf revolution,” added Jablonski.

Fri  |  Jan

31

Tige Boats Announces 2014 Endless Wave Tour Dates

Be a part of the surf revolution this summer and join us again this summer for the ultimate surf series -- Tige’s 2014 Endless Wave Tour. The Endless Wave Tour is being planned across North America driving fun-filled events throughout the summer bringing families together and providing healthy competition.  Surfing Tige’s ocean-like surf wave behind the best surf boat in the industry, the Z3 equipped with Tigé’s patented Convex VX. Come see the Coanda Effect in action! It is the best surf competition of the summer, so mark your calendars for these upcoming stops and follow the Endless Wave Tour Facebook to stay connected with the latest news. EWT Stop #1 – 5/28 – 6/1       West Coast Wakesurf Open, California EWT Stop #2 – 6/19 – 22        WWS Shred Fest, Colorado EWT Stop #3 – 7/17 – 7/20     Wake the Desert, Texas EWT Stop #4 – 8/22 – 8/24     Texas Surf Showdown, Texas EWT Stop #5 and #6 is planned for August and September, locations to be determined Each stop will have scheduled professional surf clinics and two days of surfing competition. If your company is interested to sponsor the series contact us at 325.676.7777 or email info@tige.com

Thu  |  Jan

23

Come see us this weekend!

Tige Boats are all over the country this weekend- Come check us out at one of our 9 boat shows: Vancouver, Milwaukee, Upstate SC/Greenville, Pittsburgh, Kansas City, Fargo, Oklahoma City, Hartford, Helena and Seattle. 

Mon  |  Jan

13

2014 Tige Boat Buying App

Head on over to iTunes or click here to check out Tige's 2014 Boat Buying app! Explore every 2014 Tige model with videos and full-screen photo galleries for all of our latest innovations and go behind scenes at the Tige Factory with TeamTige Rider Daniel Watkins to see what makes our boats different.

Mon  |  Jan

06

2014 Custom R20 for Auction

Tige Boats is once again generously donating a brand new 2014 Tige R20 to West Texas Rehabilitation Center, a nationally respected non-profit physical rehabilitation center located in Abilene, Texas. West Texas Rehabilitation Center uses the money from the auction to provide quality care for patients with disabilities regardless of their financial circumstance.  The auction will close at midnight on January 18, 2014. Place your bids here. You could be the owner of a brand-new, custom built 2014 Tigé for your lake trips just in time for summer!

Mon  |  Dec

23

Tige Dealer named 2X World Champion Maserati Trofeo Series

The Trofeo's king has been crowned: Renaud Kuppens, once again, is the Maserati Trofeo 2013 champion! Renaud Kuppens is the owner of Tige Boats by Konvex in Brussels, Belgium. Check out this video of his big win. Congrats Renaud! 

Wed  |  Dec

18

Tige celebrates highly successful year at Christmas party

Tige Boats capped off 2013 with the Tige Christmas Party at the Abilene Civic Center. With over 500 people in attendance, TeamTige was honored for their dedication to the growth of the business with good food, team camaraderie, music, dancing and family fun. During 2013, Tige launched industry-changing products including the 23-foot ASR and the patented wave-enhancing Convex VX.

Wed  |  Dec

11

Tige ASR, RZ2 and employees in Abilene Christmas Parade

Every year we look forward to the Abilene Christmas Parade and invite all of our employees and their families out to ride in the boats with us. This year we had fantastic weather, fun and fellowship as we look back on what a great year 2013 was for Tige Boats! Check out these pictures from the parade.

Tue  |  Dec

10

Union Cover Shoot Issue 02 | Union Wakeboarder Magazine from Union Wakeboarder Magazine on Vimeo.

Union Wakeboarder Magazine choses Dominik Hernler for the cover

Dominik Hernler, one of the newest riders to TeamTige, was selected for the cover for the Australian based magazine Union Wakeboarder. Check out this video of Dominik behind the scenes of his cover shot that was one of the scariest moments of his life. Download your digital copy of Union Wakeboarder here.

Thu  |  Dec

05

Family Powersports VIP Night - Tonight!

Come by Family Powersports of Odessa tonight from 6-9 PM for VIP Night. Enjoy free food and drinks and even a chance at a $1,000 shopping spree giveaway! All parts, including special orders, will also be on sale from 20-70% off. Contact Family Powersports of Odessa at: 

Thu  |  Nov

28

Happy Thanksgiving!

From our family to yours, Happy Thanksgiving! 

Wed  |  Nov

27

Tige R20 in Toys for Tots Auction

It’s that time of the year again! Tige Boats and WakeWorld are teaming up to donate a custom 2014 Tige R20 to the 9th annual Toys for Tots online auction. Place your bids from November 26 – December 3 at wakeworld.com to be the owner of a brand-new, custom built 2014 Tigé for your lake trips just in time for summer!

Mon  |  Nov

25

Ride into the holidays with $5,000 in savings!

We invite you to become a part of it this holiday season! Celebrate the holiday and drive home with the greatest gift ever during the Tige 72 Hour Holiday Sales Event. There is no greater time than this with $5,000 of one-time savings from December 5-7 at your local Tige dealer.

Wed  |  Nov

13

Tige Introduces Outlet Recreation as a New Dealer

We are proud to introduce Outlet Recreation as an authorized Tige dealer with two new sales and service locations in Fargo, North Dakota and Detroit Lakes, Minnesota. Bringing over 50 years of experience in the industry, Outlet Recreation is able to provide customers with a knowledgeable and resourceful dealership experience. The team at Outlet Recreation toured the Tige Factory in Abilene, Texas before joining the Tige family. “With wakesurfing becoming the sport of choice in our area, we knew that we had to offer the best surf boat in the industry to our customers,” stated Mike Larson, Owner of Outlet Recreation. “After seeing the attention to detail, a strong commitment to building a quality boat and a big clean wake on the water, we knew we had made the right choice.”

Wed  |  Nov

06

Indmar Marine Engines now built Ford Tough

*Below is the official press release from Ford Motor Company and Indmar Marine Engines. As we receive more information on the new Ford/Indmar line-up, we will release it to you all as soon as possible! 

Tue  |  Nov

05

HUGE announcement coming from Indmar Marine Engines today

It's down to the wire and Tige Boats is so excited to stand beside Indmar Marine Engines as they shake up the industry! Tune into Indmar.com at 1 PM PST for Indmar's live reveal.

Fri  |  Nov

01

Tige and Marine Specialty take over Central Kansas

That's right, ANOTHER new dealer for Tige! We are proud to announce Marine Specialty as the latest authorized Tige Dealer in Wilson, Kansas. Marine Specialty joined the Tige family after attending the Tige Dealer Meeting and reveal of the new Tige ASR in Reno, Nevada.

Thu  |  Oct

31

Tige President Highlights Industry Leaders Panel at MDCE

Rick Correll, Tige President, was selected as one of 5 industry leaders to sit on the panel at the Marine Dealer Conference & Expo. Rick will discuss the challenges and opportunities he see's for the industry in the next year. Attendees will also have the opportunity to ask questions of the panelists. The discussion will be moderated by Boating Industry editor in chief Jonathan Sweet. To submit questions for the panelists ahead of time, email Sweet at jsweet@boatingindustry.com.

Wed  |  Oct

30

Watersports Advocate and Reality TV Star Joins Tige Dealer Network

We are proud to announce the addition of H2O Sports Inboard Marine of Dothan, Alabama to our worldwide family of dealers! "We believe that surfing is the wave of the future and after seeing Tige’s commitment to building the ultimate surf boat, we had to be a part of the family,” stated Melissa McLaney, Co-Owner of H2O Sports. Along with being a watersports enthusiast, Melissa McLaney is former Mrs. Alabama and was featured on TLC’s hit reality TV show Bama Belles. Melissa and her husband Frankie have dedicated their family-owned business to supporting the growth of watersports and currently serve as the Title Sponsor for the Alabama INT League Wakeboard Tournament. “We have watched Tige grow and expand over the past few years and they have absolutely hit a home run with the new ASR,” Melissa added. H2O Sports will serve Tige owners and future customers in South/Central Alabama, SW Georgia and the Panhandle of Florida. The world-class dealership also houses a pro shop and full service facility with Indmar Certified Technicians to keep your boat on the water where it belongs.

Mon  |  Oct

28

Tige Honors Team for a Strong 3rd Quarter

Tige Boats honored the dedication of the corporate and manufacturing team during the 3rd Quarter TQS at the Abilene Zoo. With the support from the community over the past 20 years, Tige Boats has built the most advanced inboard boat manufacturing facility in the world. Tige has soared to take over domestic and international markets and represents the impeccable craftsmanship of the finest employees in Abilene, Texas.

Fri  |  Oct

18

Bradford Marine of Arkansas Joins the Tige Family!

Tige Boats is proud to announce the addition of Bradford Marine to their worldwide network of dealerships. Bradford Marine has been family owned since 1971 and has four dealerships to serve Tige owners and future customers: Springdale, Hot Springs, Texarkana and Little Rock.<

Wed  |  Oct

16

The Tige ASR: Features and Performance with Erik Ruck and Chase Hazen

TeamTige riders Erik Ruck and Chase Hazen show you all of the details that they love in the new Tige ASR! Plus, see some of the surf footage! 

Tue  |  Oct

15

Tige Wins the BBB Torch Award for Ethical Commerce!

Tige Boats was honored as the recipient of the Better Business Bureau’s Torch Award. The Torch Award is annually presented to a business that sets a positive example and maintains a solid commitment to conducting their business practices in an ethical fashion.

Mon  |  Oct

14

ASR Reveal: October 2, 2013

The ASR Reveal was held at our annual Tige National Dealer Meeting at the Peppermill Resort in Reno, Nevada. A fantastic time was had by all and the reveal of the ASR was something we will never forget!! Check out some of our favorite photos from the night.

Thu  |  Oct

10

2nd Annual WakePoolooza Rail Jam

Eagle Marine is a little over a week out from their 2nd Annual WakePoolooza Rail Jam on Fry Street in Denton, which is on the University of North Texas campus! Two tanks filled with 55,000 gallons of water will be connected by rails and a cable system to pull professional wakeboarders from one tank to another. Wakepoolooza is an event designed to raise awareness for the sport and to let the Denton community know that the University of North Texas has a wakeboarding team.

Wed  |  Oct

09

Dean Smith’s Winning MyWake Run

Post by TransWorld Wakeboarding

This weekend Dean Smith rode behind the brand new Tigé ASR and grabbed the win for the MyWake Global Challenge! The format was different and worked to the advantage of Dean’s huge and stylish riding. It was a two day event where each day’s run was averaged into an overall score. Check out the tricks that landed Deano on the top of the podium!

Tue  |  Oct

08

Tige MyWake Finals: Results

Championship campaigns that originated via online video submissions beginning in June came to fruition for seven of the athletes competing at the final day of the Tigé MyWake Global Challenge presented by Polaroid Action. The dramatic weekend of action at Sparks Marina saw a slew of neck-to-neck heats from the world’s best wake athletes, including mind blowing runs from Dean Smith, who claimed first place in the Men’s Pro Wakeboard division.

Sat  |  Oct

05

MyWake: Day 2

With a trek that began online and earned them coveted invites to Sparks Marina this weekend, a handful of the world’s most talented professional wake-discipline athletes opened competition at day two of the Tigé MyWake Global Challenge  presented by Polaroid Action. Greeting the riders at the Live Main Event was a newly unveiled world-class wake from the brand new Tigé ASR boat, which is making its contest debut at the event.

Mon  |  Sep

23

It’s Time (Part 3) - Witness: Adam Errington

Tige was founded on the belief that we can always make it better… In 8 days we will reveal the next chapter of Tige!

Fri  |  Sep

20

Endless Wave Tour Champions

We had such a fun summer traveling with the Endless Wave Tour! New friends were made, we got to take lessons with pro wakesurfers and we just had an all-around great time! The first year was a HUGE success and we thank everyone who participated and sponsored (PTM Edge, WetSounds, and Clarion, we're talking to you!) At the 5th and final stop, we crowned the Endless Wave Tour Champions. The second year of the Endless Wave Tour is in development and the schedule will be announced early 2014. Congratulations to the following:

Fri  |  Sep

20

EWT #5: Texas Surf Showdown

he inaugural year of Tige’s Endless Wave Tour finished in style at the Texas Surf Showdown. The Texas Surf Showdown definitely peaked as the final event of the season while capping out at 75 riders and crowning the Endless Wave Tour Champions!

Thu  |  Sep

19

August Tige MyWake Winners

The verdict is in and judges for the revolutionary Tigé MyWake Global Challenge presented by Polaroid Action have determined August video submission winners from some of the world’s top wakeboarders, wakeskaters and wakesurfers. The final field of winners from the three-month long online competition features a lineup of marquee names including 2013 Rookie of the Year Mike Dowdy, wakeboarding’s all time winningest rider Dallas Friday, 2013 wakeskate World Champion Reed Hansen and wakesurf World Champion Chase Hazen. 

Tue  |  Sep

17

World Record Attempt: Wakesurf Marathon

Day1 Wake is excited to announce that we will be attempting the Wakesurf Marathon World Record on October 1st, 2013. Our Team Rider Trevor Miller has spent the last 6 months preparing, training and planning to attempt the world record in conjunction with the Tigé MyWake Finals in Sparks, NV. What started as dream of Trevor’s, both on a personal level and professional level, has now become a reality. This effort will help move wakesurfing from the fringe to the mainstream, solidifying a core place in the watersports world.

Mon  |  Sep

16

It’s Time (Part 2) - Witness: Dean Smith

‘Why Tige?’ – the industry’s notorious question for Dean Smith. One ride on the new Tige wake will give you the answer! Together, we're on a mission to blow minds!!

Wed  |  Sep

11

Phenom Cobe France Joins TeamTige

We are proud to announce Cobe France as the newest addition to the TeamTige Global Wakeboarding Team. Cobe is making a statement at 14 years old as a WWA Junior Boys World Champion and is in training with wakeboarding legends to accomplish his mission of becoming the future of the sport.

Tue  |  Sep

10

It’s Time (Part 1)

We set out on a journey several years ago with the mission to build something that seemed out of reach and some would say "impossible". We knew it would present challenges, but we also knew we would accept nothing less than achieving your dream. It's who we are. It's what we do.

Mon  |  Sep

09

Rathy Wins Wakeboarder of the Year!

After a year of pushing the limits, conquering huge challenges and then joining TeamTige, Aaron Rathy was named "Best Wakeboarder" at TransWorld Wake Awards! "Everyone loves the new Rathy! He is basically Rathy version 2.0, still an absolute athletic freak and continuing to improve, and now an even more fun-loving, supportive and positive dude. Taking the win at the Red Bull Wake Open this year is something that every single one of his peers knew he was capable of." - Ben Greenwood. Congratulations Rathy! 

Wed  |  Sep

04

Tige Continues to Stack the Deck with Dominik Hernler

We are proud to announce the addition of Dominik Hernler to our elite team of professional wakeboarders.

Sat  |  Aug

31

Who’s next to TeamTige?

Join the talk on our Facebook and Instagram pages on who is next to join TeamTige! Yes, there's more additions coming...

Fri  |  Aug

30

Dean Smith makes the big switch to TeamTige!!

We are so excited to announce that Dean Smith has jumped to the TeamTige Global Wakeboarding Team.

Tue  |  Aug

27

Aaron Rathy Signs With Tige Boats

After an intense tour of Tige Boats and testing future products with the Tige R&D Department, Aaron Rathy has jumped to TeamTige’s Global Wakeboarding Team.

Wed  |  Aug

21

Josh Kerr Joins TeamTige!

We are proud to announce Josh Kerr as a member of TeamTige. Kerr is renown as one of the most dynamic surfers in world and is currently in the Top 5 of the ASP Men's World Rankings.

Wed  |  Aug

14

Tige MyWake: July Results

After reviewing a competitive stream of global video submissions from the world’s best wakeboarders, wakeskaters and wakesurfers, Tigé has announced the highly-anticipated July winners of the revolutionary MyWake Global Challenge presented by Polaroid Action. July’s winners join June’s first-place finishers in forming a field of some of the biggest names in the sport, who will battle it out at a dramatic Live MyWake Main Event in Sparks, NV. on Oct. 4-6, 2013.

Tue  |  Aug

13

‘Boise Surf This Bash’ Introduces Side-by-Side Wakesurfing

ABILENE, TX – Professional and Amateur wakesurfers came together to take over Idaho for the ‘Boise Surf This Bash’. The first annual competition brought in the world's top ranked riders to Idaho's first wakesurf competition. The ‘Boise Surf This Bash’ introduced the ‘Brigade Bracket’, a side-by-side wakesurfing competition where surfers pulled out their best bag of tricks as they went head-to-head regardless of skill level or gender. Video footage of the ‘Brigade Bracket’ can be found here

Fri  |  Aug

09

Johannesburg Boat Show: Starring the Tige Z3

Post by Gerald Ferreira

South Africa’s Dealer of Tige Boats and 2013 SA Pro Mens Wakeboard Champion, Shaun Faccio, is unequivocal in his praise for the boat that will be spear-heading the company’s Johannesburg Boat Show display at the Johannesburg Expo Centre, come August 8.

Mon  |  Aug

05

Performance Marine Watersports in Alliance Wakeboard Magazine

Alliance: Performance Marine is on Lake of the Ozarks, Home of Brostock. What is the craziest thing you've seen at Brostock? Performance Marine Watersports: (Owner - Joe Norton) This won't make a top ten list or anything...but one of the most things about BROstock for us is the meet or greet with the riders we have at PWM before the contest. We played football, had an amazing local band, Triangle Blue, and great BBQ. People enjoy getting autographs, catching a few passes from Bob Soven and bragging on Facebook.

Wed  |  Jul

24

GT Performance Demo Days with Ashley Kidd

GT Performance, Tige dealer in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, held their annual Demo Days and invited TeamTige and World Champion Wakesurfer Ashley Kidd to ride and give lessons during their event. This trip marked Ashley's first trip to Canada and she quickly realized what a Canadian summer looks like. For a girl from the Texas coast, it was cold and a wetsuit was a must. 

Tue  |  Jul

23

TeamTige sweeps Wake the Desert (Results)

The largest wake event in Texas, Wake the Desert, was bigger than ever in 2013 with over 50 wakesurfers competing.  This year Wake the Desert joined Tige’s Endless Wave Tour to bring in the best athletes from around the world.

Fri  |  Jul

19

Facebook Photo of the Week

We are giving out FREE gear every Tuesday on our Facebook page! Send us your favorite Tige and watersport pictures for your chance to win. Load your pictures on our wall or hashtag #TigeLove and #TigeBoats.

Mon  |  Jul

15

Endless Wave Tour: Points Chase

With two stops of the Endless Wave Tour complete, the points chase to be the Tour Champion is on! Current points leaders include: Chris Kinsey (Mens Pro Surf), James Lovett (Mens Pro Skim), Ashley Kidd (Womens Pro Surf), Caroline Villeneuve (Womens Pro Skim), RJ Garcia (Outlaws), Hunter Clement (Amateur Men), Jennifer Concienne (Amateur Women), Thomas Garcia (Juniors), Rob Harrington (Masters Men), and Janelle Harrington (Masters Women).

Mon  |  Jul

15

Adam Errington Wins Big Air at PWT Stop 4!

TeamTige wakeboarder Adam Errington took home a big win at the 4th stop of the Pro Wakeboard Tour! The event was held in Monroe, WA. Congratulations Adam - You killed it!

Fri  |  Jul

12

Tige MyWake: June Results

We are blown away with the videos submitted to the Tige MyWake Global Challenge during June. We saw so much wake and creative talent from all over the world. Riders from Canada, Chile, Australia, South Africa, Switzerland, Japan and more all came together to compete. The worlds best are getting out their cameras and recording their best ride for MyWake and we can't wait to see the videos for July! Check out the June winners below: 

Fri  |  Jun

28

Wake Dans Rue is this weekend!

We are so excited to be sponsoring Wake Dans' Rue in 2013! Unique in North America, the series Wake Dans Rue is travelling across the roads of Quebec with the mission to discover and develop the talent in wakeboarding. Trailed by a winch at more than 18 mph, the best wakeboarders of the country will have the opportunity to demonstrate their best tricks while hoping to win up to $1,000!

Mon  |  Jun

24

WWS Summer Shred Fest: Results

The first two stops of Tige's Endless Wave Tour are a wrap! WWS Summer Shred Fest had an amazing venue with a great view of the course. Wakesurfers came in from all over the country to shred at Horsetooth Reservoir and I must say... It was a great time by all! HUGE thanks to WetSounds, Clarion, PTM Edge, Squids Wake, Waterski Specialty for all of the time and planning that went into the event and all of their local sponsors: Soulcraft Boarding, Mendonesia Surf, Doomswell, and Day 1. Check out the results of WWS Summer Shred Fest below:

Wed  |  Jun

19

Tigé Antes Up $5k for Best MyWake Video Edit

Tige Mywake now includes a  $5,000 prize for best edited video.  The open call for video editors to show off their savvy editing skills is eligible for all edited athlete submitted videos in wakeboarding, wakeskating and wakesurfing categories of the contest.

About Tigé

Tige Boats, the only inboard manufacturer to be awarded eight consecutive Excellence in Customer Service awards, is an independent, design-driven company, celebrating over 20-years of uncompromising boat design.