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John Crawford

SUMMARY

Name: John Crawford
Location: Lisburn
County: Antrim
Total Cost: £ 80,107.00
Axis: AXIS 3 : Lagan Rural Partnership
Duration: 20/06/2012 - 28/01/2013

PROJECT SUMMARY

The promoter seeks to offer easily accessible, affordable opportunity for people throughout Ireland to get involved in the exciting sport of Wakeboarding by developing 'Cableparks'. There still remains a deficiency in training facilities and events at national level, therefore showing the need for promotion of this industry.

BACKGROUND

Wakeboarding is a surface water sport which involves riding a wake board over the surface of water. It is a combination of water skiing, snow boarding and surfing techniques

ACTIVITIES

The applicant received funding for 

  • Cable Unit Prototype
  • Obstacles Package
  • Water based obstacles and jumps
  • Towing trailer
  • Generator
  • Wakeboarding Equipment
  • Website Development
  • Promotional Material

BENEFITS

This will enhance Lisburn City Council's reputation for home grown entrepreneurship at national and global level