VIDEO

RIDER BIO

Zane Schwenk

Board:141 Absolute
Boot: Faction
Vest: Team Pullover
Rope/handle: Proline LGS Argyle Package 
Rope Length: 82.5
Boat speed: 25.4


INTERVIEW

Full Name? 

Zane Earl Schwenk

Birthdate? 

7/17/75

Birth Place? 

Sarasota, FL

What board and binding set up are you riding this season? 

Absloute 141/Faction M

Who would play you in a movie? 

A Stiffler type of guy, perhaps a bit of a partier who thinks he’s a ladies man….

Where do you live now? 

Winter Haven, FL

First job?

Professional Lawn Mower, had the 60” ZeroTurn, ran over tons of shit.

Talent you wish you had?

Multiple languages fluently, would love to be fluent in more….

What are you looking forward to this summer? 

Seattle for the Food, MO for the party!

One sport you would never try?

That strong man crap or MMA, screw that not for my brittle old ass.

Who do you look up to in wakeboarding?

Well not Darin Shaprio….hahaha, I look up to some of the guys behind the scenes that keep our sport going like Larry Meddock and Shannon Starling and I look up to kids like Mike Dowdy and Harley who are just doing such insanely crazy tricks that I never would have thought of.

Best place on earth? 

Amalfi Coast, Italy

Worst place on earth? 

Anywhere with snow, I hate the cold.

One place you would like to travel? 

Marituas or Seychelles.

Most annoying thing about you?

My focus on work gets in the way for fun sometimes, that and over commitment.

Favorite song?

Digging Any thing from GIRL TALK.

Childhood hero?

Colt Seevers

Who do you ride with? 

Jeff House, Derek Grasman

How would you describe your riding style? 

Medieval to Classic Spartan!

Do you have any wakeboarding superstitions or habits?

Yes knock on wood, ride my board left foot forward, but I am really right foot forward, say a lil prayer before I ride and never let Palma drive me in the surf again.

What trick is the most fun for you?

Love me a Slurpee and s bends and any time I get to grab my board is a rarity but really feels cool.

Where is your favorite place to ride?

Anywhere a X Star is loaded and ready to go.

Have you filmed for any videos lately?

At home only, not for public!

Are you competing in any contests this coming season?

Yes the PWT my 20th yr.

If you weren’t wakeboarding what would you be doing?

Stunt Man----

What would you say is the best part about riding for CWB?

TEAMNESS…..and seeing what stupid stuff I can get most of them to do…STU!!!

Best Christmas present? 

Vacation to go surf!

Favorite Television show?

Family Guy

Favorite Store? 

Apple Store

Sponsors?

CWB, MasterCraft, Proline, Electric

KIT