Beginners Guide to Ski Rixen
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Beginners Guide to Ski Rixen

Beginners Guide to Ski Rixen

If you're looking for an adrenaline-packed adventure on the water, Ski Rixen Cable Park is the place to be. Nestled in the heart of sunny South Florida in Deerfield Beach, America’s first cable wake park promises an exhilarating experience for beginners and seasoned wakeboarders alike. Whether you're a first-time visitor or looking to refresh your memory, this beginner's guide will prepare you for an unforgettable day at Ski Rixen.

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Stay Safe At Ski Rixen
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Stay Safe At Ski Rixen

Stay Safe At Ski Rixen

Ski Rixen Cable Park is a thrilling destination for water sports enthusiasts, offering an exhilarating wakeboarding experience for anyone from young to old, beginner to advanced. While the adrenaline rush is undeniably exciting, ensuring your safety should always be a top priority. In this blog, we'll delve into some essential safety tips to keep in mind while enjoying all that Ski Rixen Cable Park has to offer.

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A family adventure in Florida.
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A Family Adventure

A Family Adventure In Florida

When it comes to planning a family watersports adventure, Ski Rixen Cable Park offers a unique and exciting experience like no other. Nestled in the sunny state of Florida, this cable wake park is not just for thrill-seekers but also a perfect destination for families seeking outdoor fun and quality time together. In this blog, we'll explore the ways Ski Rixen Cable Park stands out as a family-friendly adventure destination in South Florida.

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The Cost of Wakeboarding Behind a Boat vs. Cable Wakeboarding
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The Cost of Wakeboarding Behind a Boat vs. Cable Wakeboarding

The Cost of Wakeboarding Behind a Boat vs. Cable Wakeboarding

Wakeboarding is a thrilling watersport that offers a unique blend of adrenaline and excitement. If you're considering taking up wakeboarding, you might be wondering about the cost differences between two popular options: wakeboarding behind a boat and cable wakeboarding. In this quick blog, we'll break down the key cost factors to help you make an informed decision.

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What to expect at Ski Rixen Camp.
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What a Child Can Expect at a Ski Rixen Camp

What a Child Can Expect at a Ski Rixen Camp

If you're considering a Ski Rixen Camp, you're in for a treat! Sending your child to a summer camp is a fantastic way to create lasting memories and provide them with opportunities for growth, learning, and adventure. Ski Rixen Cable Park offers an exciting and unique experience that combines outdoor watersports with skill-building, teamwork, coordination, and a whole lot of fun. In this blog, we'll explore what a child can expect at a Ski Rixen Camp.

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kicker at cablepark
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How to Hit a Kicker at a Cable Park

How to Hit a Kicker at a Cable Park

Some of the most fun you can have at Ski Rixen Cable Park is hitting kickers. What are kickers, you ask? They’re ramps you can boot off of to get air. Why get air, you ask? To do tricks! Some of our more advanced athletes at Ski Rixen can do world-class tricks that are almost unbelievable. And everyone has to start somewhere, so here are a few quick pointers on hitting kickers at America’s first-ever cable park: Ski Rixen in Deerfield Beach, FL.

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hit the rail
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How to Hit Your First Rail at a Cable Park

How to Hit Your First Rail at a Cable Park

After you’ve learned to get up on a wakeboard at our cable park, you might be eyeing up some of our world-class obstacles. When we say world-class, we mean in construction and quality, not in ability level. We have obstacles for riders of all abilities and we pride ourselves on accommodating everyone from complete beginners to pro-level riders at Ski Rixen. Let’s explore how to hit your first rail at our cable wakeboard park!

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How to Get Up on a Wakeboard at the Cable Park
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How to Get Up on a Wakeboard at the Cable Park

How to Get Up on a Wakeboard at the Cable Park

If you’ve never ridden at a cable wakeboard park, you may not know how to get started your first time. That’s okay! Most riders actually find it easier to wakeboard at a cable park the first time, because there are expert instructors who can teach you the basics so you can avoid the hard crashes. Most of our cable operators at Ski Rixen are actually riders themselves, so they have firsthand knowledge of how to start beginners off on the right foot (literally, because in most cases we need to establish which foot you will have forward)! Here’s a quick rundown of how to get up on a wakeboard at the cable park.

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Wakeboarding at a Cable Versus Behind the Boat

Wakeboarding at a Cable Versus Behind the Boat

Whether you’re a veteran boat rider who hasn’t felt the unique pull of a cable before, or you’re just getting started with the sport of wakeboarding, we want to clue you in on some differences between the cable park and the boat. Both are a blast, so stay tuned to learn a little more about each.

If you haven’t wakeboarded at a cable park before, it’s a pull like no other. Here’s the setup: A network of towers high above the water suspend a cable that moves around in a circle or rectangle. That cable has multiple ropes attached with handles at the end. Wakeboarders line up at the starting dock and wait for their turn to ride, and after a few minutes the cable is full of wakeboarders carving, hitting rails and booting off kickers. Sounds like fun right? It is.

 

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