My name is Fields Johnson and I live here at Lake Gaston! I'm the shop manager and one of many amazing coaches here at AF Wake. Last season I earned a national title in Seattle and a world title in Mexico. Come ride with us! Go follow me on Instagram @fieldsjohnson
My name is Chance Croyle, I’m 20 years old and I’m from Hamilton New York. I’ve been coming to Afwake since I was little for wakeboard lessons and know I’ve been working with the Afwake crew for 4 years! I’ve spent my whole life around water and water sports and have been Wakeboarding since I was 8 years old! My love for the sport is endless! Here at Afwake I’m a team rider and Coach! I love being able to take everyone from beginner to pro out on the boat and help them with there ability to grow in the sport! Ive been able to ride with the best and learn from the best for years! This has helped me grow my wake boarding skills and I like sharing that knowledge with others! I’ve won and placed in numerous wake competitions as well including the recent Lake Gaston water sports championships! Make sure to come check out our school and awesome place on Lake Gaston and take a lesson with me if you want to have a blast! Go follow me on Instagram @croylewake
Hi my name is Jake Kappler! I've been coming to lake gaston for years and have a summer home here! Awake has been a home of watersports to me for so long and I love being able to share what I've learned with others! Wakeskating is my jam and a national champion too! My love for wake boarding and wakesurfing is huge as well! Hope too see y'all and come take a lesson with me! Go follow me on Instagram @jakekappler98
My names Mitch Kappler, I’m 19 and have been wakeboarding with Adam and the AFWake crew since I was 3 years old! I’ve spent my whole life on the water whether it’s wakeboarding, waterskiing, wakesurfing, barefooting, wake foiling, I do it all! Over the last 10 years I’ve travelled all over the country to compete, I’ve spent the last 4 summers working the pro shop here at AFWake, coaching others in Watersports to get up for their very first time-all the way to landing their first flips and 360’s!
I learned how to wakeboard from the best, and now am a team rider and coach for the best school out there-AFWake! I have many wakeboarding accolades under my belt including Jr. Men national champion in 2016, and some local records as well being the only person to land a double flip on lake Gaston! Come check out our school and take a lesson with me to have some fun on the water, learn new and exciting tricks and have a blast! Go follow me on Instagram @mitchkappler
Hey my name is Carlos and am from Colombia. Ive been coming to North Carolina to learn from Adam Fields for many years. Over the years I have progressed my skills and now pursue wakeboarding professionally . During the summer I live and work at Lake Gaston to help spread my love for these sports. Please come ride with us! Go follow me on Instagram @carlosruiz3