Gunning For the Crown: Women’s Wakeboard Star Nicola Butler Smashes PWT Monroe


The 2010 Queen of Wake is looking to retake the crown.

Oakley Wakeboard Star, Nicola Butler, powered back into title contention with a big victory at the Pro Wakeboard Tour stop in Monroe, Wash. – topping Melissa Marquardt with a 75.67 score in the Finals.

The British-born ripper owned the competitive Women’s Pro Division with a sparkling run, lined with big airs and precision rail riding, all the way to the win.

Fellow Oakley team star, Harley Clifford, maintained his position at the top of the King of Wake Standings with a solid second place finish of his own.

Pro Women’s Finals

1. Nicola Butler 75.67

2. Mellissa Marquardt 66.67

3. Raimi Merritt 60.00

Pro Men’s Finals
1. Phillip Soven 85.00
2. Harley Clifford 80.00
3. Rusty Malinoski 70.00


Andrew De Lara


July 11, 2012

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