Events

Board Exams

The new semester starts in just a few days. Thank God? Yes, because if you’re like us, you’re probably looking for anything to break the routine of lounging on the couch or by the pool.

Seriously, though, you don’t really want to go back to school, especially after checking out the final event in the Arizona Wakeboard Association Rider's Series at Lake Pleasant Regional Park, 41835 North Castle Hot Springs Road. The event is free to spectators, with board-skiing competitions ranging from beginner to “outlaw” for those daring enough to take the plunge in one of the Valley’s most scenic water holes. Barcalounger potatoes and nerds who have already purchased their textbooks for the fall need not apply.


Sat., Aug. 23, 7 a.m., 2008
KEEP PHOENIX NEW TIMES FREE... Since we started Phoenix New Times, it has been defined as the free, independent voice of Phoenix, and we'd like to keep it that way. With local media under siege, it's more important than ever for us to rally support behind funding our local journalism. You can help by participating in our "I Support" program, allowing us to keep offering readers access to our incisive coverage of local news, food and culture with no paywalls.
Frances Michelle Lopez