A day at Dirty Habits Playground

Dirty Habits and Solid Air have just finished the Twin Tower Wakeboard rail park in Cape Town, and the Hillcrest quarry

Before it opens to the public Dylan Mitchell, Jacques Labuschagne and Graham Howes put it through the test.

Filmed and Editted by Jason Broderick
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Dylan Mitchell
Instagram: @dylmitchell
Monster, CWB, Fox, Skull Candy, Solid Air, Dirty Habits

Jacques Labuschagne 
Instagram: Jaques 1602
LIQUID FORCE, Ripcurl, SPY, Solid Air, Dirty Habits

Graham Howes
Instagram: @grahamhowes
LIQUID FORCE, Mystic, Dirty Habits.

Solid Air Ride Systems (SA produced Twin Tower Wake System)
Website: http://www.solidairridesystems.com/
Instagram: solidair_systems
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/SolidAirRide…

About the Dirty Habits Playground:

The exclusive rail park has opened in Cape Town, 15 minutes from Bloubergstrand on the way to Durbanville in the Wine Valley

Website: http://dirtyhabits.com/playground
Instagram: @dirtyhabitsmag
Facebook: http://Facebook.com/dirtyhabitsplaygr…
Email: Dirty@dirtyhabits.com
Location: Hillcrest Wine Estate 33° 49′ 32″ S 18° 35′ 21″ E
Durbanville, M13 Tygerberg Valley Rd
Graham Howes: 076 404 5852
*Bookings Only

Dirty Habits Wake & Beer Fest results and pics

Dirty Habits Wakepark opening went down like a cracker. With cold beers, small bikini’s, great music, awesome crowd and ofcourse some killer wakeboard action.

Photo’s by : Bianca Asher Sports Photographer

With the opening of this new rail park in Cape Town it wouldn’t be an easy challenge walking away with the gold. The park is a completely new set up and the only one of it’s kind in SA, using the  Solid Air Ride Systems (Twin tower system) so the riders only had an 8 minute practice set to try out this system, with some advanced testicles like the new 10m Handrail being one of the features, the boys were forced to step up their game, with any hope of competing in the 2014 Ultimate X – eXtreme Games. with the final consisting  of Brother’s Jacques Labuschagne and Marius Labuschagne (Liquid Force) , Stuart Gutridge (Hyperlite) and Jeanu Du Plooy (CNTRL), the crowd was inline for an awesome showdown.

 

  1. Jacques Labuschagne – Liquid Force

  2. Marius Tequila Labuschagne – Liquid Force
  3. Stuart Gutridge. Hyperlite

  4. Jeanu Du PlooyCNTRL

 

wake contest

(1) Jacques Labuschagne – Liquid Force (2) Marius Labuschagne – Liquid Force (3) Stuart Gutridge – Hyperlite              (4) Jeanu Du Plooy – CNTRL

 

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The Judge – Craig Eygenberger

 

 

the playground

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William ‘Rikkets’ & Jenz Henriksen kept the crowd and riders pumped all day. bigup’s boys.

 

Jacques Labuschagne

Jacques Labuschagne

 

wakepark cape town

Thanks to Endless summer beach house for the SUP’s and fun activities

 

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Stuart Gutridge

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Dirty Habits Party Island

 

craig eygenberger

Craig Eygenberger Has already qualified for the 2014 Ultimate X Games, so he helped with the judging

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Marius Labuschagne

 

cape town cable park

Johnno Scholte (SLINGSHOT) pro kiteboarder from the Netherlands also joined the event for a bit of fun.

 

cable park

Stuart Gutridge tweakin some big move’s off the spine kicker

 

 

Thanks to everyone who made it an amazing day, all the people who have helped with the setup of the Cable Park, Including Tich Mitchell and Laurence Gutridge. This is just the beginning of an era. So keep your ears and eyes open.

Follow: Dirty Habits Playground on FB to stay uptodate with events and contests.

Thanks To The Endless Summer Beachhouse for the always bringing a good vibe to a party.

and Solid Air Ride Systems Bringing wakeboarding to your backyard.

#Dirtyhabitsplayground

 

 Make sure you are at the Hunter Xtreme Ultimate X 2014. SA’s best wakeboarders and other extreme athlete doing there thing infront of Cape Town : https://www.facebook.com/events/167115603487249/

 Photo’s by : Bianca Asher Sports Photographer

Wakeboarding with Smoke Flares and Flashes

Flares and Flashes.

After seeing Bruce Irons in a glowing barrel with flares strapped to his board, we’ve been dying to strap some onto a wakeboard. The only problem is at R250 a flare (that last 30 seconds) and a photographer sitting on a boat in pitch darkness, 200m away; the logistics become a night mare.

We headed to Blue Rock Cable Park with one of Cape Towns best Photographers, Bianca Asher and a Nice Budget from Liquid Force Cape Town and ofcourse some of the best cable riders in CT. Bianca Managed to get these amazing images in a very limited 1 hour window. We are all stoked with the outcome and the surreal experience.

Cape Town Cable wakeboarders: Craig Eygenberger, Gregor Reichmuth, Sky Keller, Graham Howes, Candice Bacon, Sean Bacon, Craig Howes, Hjalmar Larsen, Nick Cattelan,

After all it was a proper shot in the dark… literally

Thanks to LiquidForce Cape Town, Bianca Asher Photography, Blue Rock Waterski.

 

Gregor Reichmuth

 

 

Craig Eygenberger

Craig Eygenberger

 

 

Candice Bacon

 

 

Graham Howes

 

Craig Eygenberger

 

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Graham Howes – Dirty Habits CEO

 

Gregor Reichmuth

 

Sky Keller

 

Candice Bacon Flaring

 

Sean Bacon

 

Craig fully flared

 

Sky Keller Christ Air

 

Bianca Asher Photography

Bianca Asher Photography

 

Blue Rock Cable Park

Blue Rock Cable Park

 

sky keller

sky keller

 

graham howes

Graham Howes

 

Candice Bacon

Candice Bacon

Liquid Force Cape Town:  https://www.facebook.com/LiquidForceCT

Bianca Asher Photography: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Bianca-Asher-Photography/307937012556782

Dirty Habits Boardriding Mag : www.facebook.com/Dirtyhabitsmagazine

Blue Rock Cable Parkhttps://www.facebook.com/brw.waterski

 

 

 

Video: Africa 2011 ICL (Cable and Kite)

Ian Curry Lindahl from Brussels, Belgium paid us yet another visit in Cape Town this summer!
Juggling his time between Blue rock Cable Park, and Blouberg, kite beach, he sure as hell got his money’s worth of his short 10 day stop over! Can’t wait till the next trip!

Africa 2011 ICL from ICL on Vimeo.