RIDE Australia - Wakeboard Team Video / Part 2 Rebecca Gange


Rebecca Gange

Born and hometown: Mildura :)

Top career highlight so far.... 6 times Aussie Nationals and AAO Champion... 3rd in World cup.

Weight: 61kgs

Height: 171cm

Stance: Regular

Binding Width: One in

Binding angle: at 12degree

Board: Liquid Force Wing

Board Length: 138

Rope Length: 75ft rope

Handle width and diameter: 15" handle with a 25mm diameter

Weight in Boat: 1.7 ton

Weight Positioning in Boat: 20% front 30% middle and 50% back

Speed: 37kmh/23mph

Hardest trick from;

  Port side: Tootsie roll, ts 540, dum dum, indy ts bs 180, melon scarecrow

Starboard side: Whirly, hs roll to blind, Tantrum to blind, hs 540, indy hs bs 180

Hardest Rail Move 

Rail moves I don't know what they are called haha... 

Port side: trasnfer to backlip to back 3 out..... 

Starboard side: switch 270 to back 3 out...

Kicker port: hs 540

Kicker starboard: mute half cab roll

Grab port: Indy ts bs 180, melon scarecrow

Grab starboard: Melon hs backroll, indy hs bs 180

 What do you usually eat?

Breakfast: Muesli and fruit

Morning snack: fruit and nuts.. maybe some sneaky savoury food

Lunch: Sandwich or left over dinner

Afternoon snack: Smoothie

Dinner: usually vegetable based dishes... most of the time pasta or rice

Desert: Orange

Drink: Just water and beer

How much do you ride? 

Rode in the last 30 days: 20 times maybe

 What other trainning do you do?

Usually do pilates, or yoga and strengthening. Yesterday I done 8 chin ups 10 push ups and 30 squats for 20mins straight. Bit limited with my legs at the moment.

 Favourite riders to ride with?

Ben Greenwood, Chris O'shae and my brother.

Who will win the pro tour this year?

Umm probably Harley will win... Jnr men: Tony ... Womens: me haha jks probably Meegan 


Next questions are yes no answers

Do you think grabbing the board is more important than being able to rotate the board? yes

Do you think a 1080 would score better than a mobe 720? no

Do you think wakes will be bigger than they are now in 5 years time? yes

Do you think wakes will be wider than they are now in 5 years? no

Do you think you will most likely ride the same length rope in 5 years time? no

Do you think it is an advantage to be shorter to be a better wake boarder? shorter

Have you road behind the SA? Yes, loved it.... did you watch this video? :)

Are you a fan of the supraboatsaus facebook page? hell yeah

Are you a fan of the supraboatsaus twitter page? don't go on twitter

Did you know we had a blog page blog.rideaustralia.com.au? yes

Will you be spending days on the road for the Ride Australia tour this summer? have to check my diary haha jks of corse!


Best part of wakeboarding is going in the boat and having some fun! Learning something new and hang out with a cool crew. Getting to travel the world is pretty awesome.. see parts of the world I never would have got to see if it wasn't for wakeboarding.