Ricky Gonzales
  • Sport: Wakeboarding
  • City/State you reside in: Canyon Lake, CA
  • Birthday: 10/14
  • Age when first started wakeboarding: 21
  • Favorite place to wakeboard: Canyon Lake or recently, Balacar MX
  • Sponsors: Rockstar, Phalanx Wakeboards, Hart and Huntington, Centurion Boats, Mentom Sunglasses, Liquid Trends, HourGlass Anchors
  • Inspiration: My family has always been an inspiration to me they support me to the fullest which makes me want to be the best that I can be and support my sponsors and industry in a positive way.
  • What’s on your IPOD playlist? Rap and more rap
  • When I’m not wakeboarding I like to: Ride my dirtbike, work on my Cadillac, mess with my RC car and fishing
  • Official/Favorite Website: Ebay! Ordering all sorts of things for my Cadillac. Or my wakeboard company www.phalanxwake.com
  • Something that most people don’t know about you: I may look like a white boy but I’m Mexican.
  • Quote: West Coast Por Vida
  • How did you start wakeboarding? I started after being a snowboard instructor for a few years. Some friends invited me out and I fell in love with the sport and started by buying a 500.00 jet boat which was no where near set up to wakeboard but I made it work. Then went to sleeping on friends couches and going to whatever contest I could go to and had a lot of friends and family support and made it happen.
  • Career Honors, Awards, and Highlights: Placing top 5 in the world, Competing in X Games, Starting Pro Mens Vets, being able to travel and ride in so many locations including overseas,and stomping out as many double up contest as I can.

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