Marie McAden



World champion to teach wakesurfing on Lake Murray

Posted 7/17/2013 2:47:00 PM

Want to blow away your wakesurfing buddies with some wicked new tricks? Take a lesson from world champion Chase Hazen.

The wakesurfing superstar will be coaching wannabe warriors during the Wake Surf Lake Murray event taking place July 27 and 28 in the Midlands.

Along with the lessons, Hazen will put on a free show for the public, demonstrating his mad skills on the water.

A full day of instruction will be offered both Saturday and Sunday. The lessons will take place from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Paradise Cove in Chapin. Cost is $219 per day and includes lunch, a hat and T-shirt.

To sign up for the classes, click here.

And just because you’re special, the promoters are offering Discover South Carolina Insider readers a $20 discount. Just click on “Enter Promotional Code” at the bottom of the reservation page and type in “Discover”.

As part of the weekend event, you’ll also be able to sign up to wakeboard or surf behind some of the best tow boats on the market.

The free show featuring Hazen will take place Saturday afternoon. Click here for details on the event and directions to Paradise Cove.