The Welsh Wakeboard Open is around the corner! The very first ever International Water Ski and Wakeboard (IWWF) 4* World Tour Stop in Great Britain is only 5 weeks away!
As the only Cable Wakepark in North Wales, Glasfryn Parc decided to showcase the sport and host The Welsh Wakeboard Open; the first ever International Water Ski and Wakeboard (IWWF) 4* World Tour Stop in Great Britain. The Welsh Wakeboard Open is the first competition of the highest standard in the UK and we expect to see a range of international riders competing for the £2,800 prize and 600 World Ranking Points!
Along with setting a high standard wakeboarding competition, our aim is to raise the profile of water sports in the local area and get the community involved in the sport. There will be a chance for wakeboarders of any ability to compete in the Grassroots Tour Stop at the end of the weekend hosted by Industry Wake Parks. The tour is aimed at anyone from a first timer to a seasoned pro, it is all about having fun, progressing your riding and developing a community spirit at the wake park. If you don’t fancy competing in the wakeboarding competitions it is free to come and watch- so don’t miss out!
The region’s first hospitality and leisure discount card is now on sale for ONLY £5!
Discover all that this part of Wales has to offer with the Snowdonia Pass, a new discount card giving you access to a number of exclusive discounts at participating visitor attractions, activity providers, shops, restaurants, historical sites and accommodation providers throughout Gwynedd, Anglesey and Conwy.
Receive a 10% discount on ANY activity here at Glasfryn Parc before 10:30am with the Snowdonia Pass!
Check out where you can benefit from these discounts on www.snowdoniapass.co.uk and start saving!
We have some VERY exciting news!!!!
Glasfryn Wakeparc, Pwllheli will be hosting The Welsh Wakeboard Open- the first ever International Water Ski and Wakeboard (IWWF) 4* World Tour Stop in Great Britain on 8th – 10th July 2016.
As part of the Cable Wakeboard World Council (CWWC) there will be 600 World Ranking Points awarded to the successful riders, along with a prize pot of £2,800 up for grabs for the highest scoring competitors.
There will be 6 categories within the Welsh Wakeboard Open, including; Junior Men, Junior Ladies, Open Men, Open Ladies and Masters Men, Masters Ladies.
The weekend will kick off with a practice run on Friday 8th July where all riders will get the chance to warm up before the competition on Saturday 9th July where the riders will get to show off their tricks to the judges. Following the competition there will be an award ceremony and after party to celebrate and congratualte the riders! To finish off the weekend there will be a chance for wakeboarders of any ability to compete in the Grassroots Tour Stop on Sunday 10th July.
More details can be found on our Rider Letter.
To enter please fill out the Entry Form and join the competition on Cable Wakeboard
We have some VERY exciting news!! Our Wakepark has reopened for the 2016 season! Its now the perfect weather to be back on the water for some wakeboarding, kayaking and SUP!
We have two lakes with three wakeboarding cables (System 2.0), one of them being a special lake for beginners. On our more advanced lakes we have lots of obstacles to choose from, including the Leviathan, Flat Bar, Mystic Big Air kicker, Industry Transfer Box, Industry Slug Rail and two O’Shea wall rides for those a little more experienced.
We also have Kayaking and Stand Up Paddleboarding available on the lake.
All wakeboarding equipment and buoyancy aid is provided; all you need to bring with you is a towel!
If you’d like to book a wakeboarding session with us or would like more information just give us a call on 01766 810 000 and we’ll be happy to help.
We are now searching for new members to join our growing team here at Glasfryn Parc.
We are recruiting for various positions, including permanent, seasonal and part-time work.
We are looking for Bar Staff, General Assistants, Waitresses, Chef/Cook, Kitchen Staff, Reception Staff, Mechanic and Outdoor Activity Staff.
If you’re interested or would like more information please send us your CV or you can download our Job Application Form and send it to firstname.lastname@example.org , alternatively you can pick up an application form at our reception.