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Drive The Wakeboard Video Releases This Week – Pre-order Now

Posted on July 2nd, 2008 by | posted in General


Sean Kilgus, BFY Productions, has delivered another masterpiece in DRIVE. This is his follow up film to such titles as Butter Effect, Bent Felix, and Running on Empty. Wake films we all have watched over and over.

The rider line up in this film is ridiculous and includes many of the worlds best. Randall Harris, Rusty Malinoski, Danny Harf, Chad Sharpe, Trevor Hansen, Jimmy Lariche, Ben Greenwood, Gabe Lucas, JD Webb, Jeff McKee, Erik Ruck, and Adam Errington all have sections.

Order your copy from Wakeside.com and check out a short trailer after the jump.

DRIVE The Video Set To Premiere in Seattle May 2nd

Posted on April 24th, 2008 by | posted in Events, General, Media

DRIVE Premiere Poster

DRIVE The Video is set to premiere. Northwest native Sean Kilgus and BFY Productions have finished the NEW 16MM wakeboard film. Kilgus has teamed up once again with the top riders in the world and captured the riders throwing down some of the best tricks ever caught on film to date… ! ! !

DRIVE is the follow up film to a long list of amazing releases by Kilgus. Most notably “The Butter Effect” and “Bent Felix”.

Riders featured in DRIVE are : Rusty Malinoski, Randall harris, Danny Harf, Chad Sharpe, Jeff McKee, Ben Greenwood, Jimmy Lariche, Adam Errington, Trevor Hansen, Gabe Lucas, and JD Webb.

Come see the world premiere of “DRIVE” at the Showbox SODO in Seattle, WA. DRIVE Premiere details are posted after the jump……

“DRIVE The Video” Draws Near and Rumors Build

Posted on April 1st, 2008 by | posted in General


“Drive” started off in Seattle, with the likes of Benny Greenwood, Jeff McKee, and Randall Harris setting off on Lake Washington. Then the teaser did just that…teased us fans of wake just enough. That was followed up by some coverage in the magazines. DRIVE continues to wet the palate with glimpses of the video popping up all over.

See the latest … after the jump

[Courtesy of WakeboardNorthwest.com]

Drive the Video Trailer

Posted on November 21st, 2007 by | posted in General, Media

Drive the Video Wakeboard TrailerSean Kilgus, of BFY Productions, is in the process of wrapping up filming his latest video DRIVE. Once again Kilgus has assembled the top riders in the sport to create what looks to be his best cinematic achievement in DRIVE. The entire video has been shot with HD Super 16mm Film, which bodes well for a release on HD DVD or BluRay some time down the road. Look for the film to release in Spring 2008.

Check out the trailer after the jump

Featured Riders in DRIVE : Rusty Malinoski, Randall Harris, Danny Harf, Chad Sharpe, Jeff McKee, Benny Greenwood, Jimmy Lariche, Adam Errington, Trevor Hansen, Gabe Lucas, and JD Webb, and Erik Ruck Click on the link for more information about DRIVE The Video.

Malibu Boats Sponsored “JUST RIDE” Clinics : Summer Schedule

Posted on June 7th, 2007 by | posted in General


Searching for a summer wakeboard clinic ? If so, we encourage you to check out the Malibu Boats “JUST RIDE” Wakeboard Clinic Tour. Malibu sponsored rider Gerry Nunn will be coaching at various locations throughout the East Coast Region, and Northwest Riders will be coaching a series of NW Regional stops.

This is a wakeboard clinic experience you do not want to miss. Look through the dates and reserve your spot for one of the upcoming “JUST RIDE” Clinic stops. Sign up now because the spots are filling up quickly.

The full summer schedule is posted after the jump.

Filming “DRIVE” in Arizona

Posted on May 14th, 2007 by | posted in General


Sean Kilgus, of BFY Productions, is in the process of filming “DRIVE”. The latest filming trip took the BFY Productions crew to Arizona with JD Webb, Danny Harf, Randall Harris, & Rusty Malinoski.

Wakeboarding Magazine’s June Issue has a brief feature about the trip. Check it out when it hits stands in a few weeks.

Bent Felix Trailer + Photo Galleries – On Location in Australia

Posted on April 27th, 2007 by | posted in General


Last year I got the call from Kilgus, “how would you like to go to Australia for the filming of Bent Felix?”. Without hesitation I obliged and started planning for a trip of a lifetime.

The trip was stacked with a top notch crew of riders from around the world. Joining the roster were JD Webb and Keith Lyman and from Australia Scotty Broome and Dean Smith. There would also be a few cameo appearances from Amber Wing.

Check out the video trailer for Bent Felix and a few teaser galleries from our trip to Australia.

Check Out The Butter Effect on FUEL TV

Posted on April 13th, 2007 by | posted in General, Media


Wakeboarding gets another shot at primetime on Fuel TV’s Insane Cinema program throughout the month of April. Sure, it’s not a major network, but anytime you can catch someone riding a wakeboard and it’s not part of some cheesy commercial, that’s a good thing for the sport.

So program your DVR if you haven’t already seen this unique film from Sean Kilgus and if you have seen it, make sure you remind all of your buddies that haven’t to check out Fuel TV this month.

Check out all of the details, along with a preview of the video after the jump.