Riders info

Citroën Wake the Stadium is a wake competition for pro wake-, skate-, snow- & kiteboarders at Helsinki Swimming Stadium. Let’s wake the Stadium together!

Everyone can apply!

We invite pro-riders from all over the world to apply for Citroën Wake the Stadium Helsinki 7.6. Some riders also have received a personal invitation.

Video contest

The video contest offers riders a chance to participate in Wake the Stadium 2014. The rules are simple – just send us a short waking, kiting, snowboarding or skating video.

Post your 1-5 minute riding video to Youtube or Vimeo and submit the form below.


1. The deadline for application videos is May 1th 11:59pm EEST
2. Videos will be judged solely on the quality of riding. Editing and effects will not be taken into consideration.
3. Inclusion of footage that has already been used for other video projects is absolutely fine.
4. Any questions? Please contact us anytime: riders@wakethestadium.fi

What’s gonna happen at the Stadium?

The competition will be held in Helsinki Swimming Stadium. There’ll be a quarter pipe, a rooftop rail 20m, a medium kicker and some extra obstacles on the water. One heat will be approx. 150m long.

There’ll obviously be a first aid team. Wake the Stadium doesn’t take responsibility of riders insurances.

We will hold elimination heats. Info coming up soon!

What do we offer?

We’re working hard to get the best conditions for the riders. We’ll give you an opportunity at least for following stuff:

We’ll offer an accommodation for all, travelling over 200km, riders at Hotel Scandic Park + lunch at the event day.

Price money: winner 1 000€, second 600€, third 300€ and fourth 100€ + product prices

Wake the Stadium is gonna be an awesome competition with great atmosphere. Let’s wake the stadium together!

Any questions? We’re happy to help! riders@wakethestadium.fi

Rider application