Supra Boats Welcomes Rising Wakeboard Star, Thomas Herman, to Its Elite Team
Maryville, Tennessee May 17, 2023 — Supra Boats, a renowned leader in the wakeboarding industry, is proud to announce the signing of Thomas Herman, an exceptional young talent, to their team of elite athletes. Hailing from Indiana and fueled by an unwavering passion for the sport, Thomas has quickly risen through the ranks, demonstrating remarkable skill and dedication.
Growing up like any average child, Thomas immersed himself in a variety of sports such as baseball, soccer, and wrestling. However, it was at the tender age of 5 that he was introduced to wakeboarding, courtesy of his supportive father. Instantly captivated by the thrill of gliding across the water, Thomas found his true calling. Residing in the Midwest presented its challenges, as he sought more time on the water to stay competitive. Determined to pursue his dreams, Thomas embraced the opportunity to travel nationwide, forging enduring friendships and honing his skills through competition and training.
As Thomas matured, so did his passion for wakeboarding. On his 18th birthday, he seized the opportunity to make a life-changing decision, relocating to Orlando, Florida, known as a mecca for the sport. This strategic move allowed him to train year-round alongside the industry’s finest. Now residing on the shores of Lake Jessamine, Thomas is fully committed to pushing the boundaries of his abilities, continuously striving for progress and innovation on the water.
Ascending to the Pro division was an extraordinary achievement for Thomas, who found himself competing against his former idols. The experience was surreal, and in his debut year on the Pro Wakeboard Tour, he earned the esteemed title of “Rookie of the Year.” At a remarkable 19 years of age, Thomas is living his dream as a professional wakeboard athlete, leaving no room for a Plan B. His unwavering dedication and relentless pursuit of excellence have captured the attention of the wakeboarding community, and the future holds great promise for his continued growth.
Supra Boats, recognized for its unwavering commitment to excellence and pushing the boundaries of innovation, proudly welcomes Thomas to its exceptional team of athletes. By joining forces with Supra Boats, Thomas gains access to cutting-edge equipment, state-of-the-art technology, and unparalleled support that will elevate his performance and enable him to reach new heights in the wakeboarding arena.
“We are thrilled to have Thomas on board,” said Adam Higson, Marketing Director at Supra Boats. “His extraordinary talent, relentless work ethic, and unwavering passion for wakeboarding perfectly align with our brand values. We look forward to witnessing his remarkable progression and supporting him in achieving his aspirations.”
As Thomas embarks on this new chapter of his career, the wakeboarding community eagerly anticipates witnessing his remarkable journey. With Supra Boats by his side, Thomas is poised to redefine the boundaries of what is possible in the sport, captivating audiences worldwide with his awe-inspiring skills and unwavering determination.
Supra Boats, a leading manufacturer of high-performance wakeboarding boats, has been at the forefront of the wakeboarding industry for over two decades. With a passion for pushing the boundaries of innovation, Supra Boats creates exceptional watercraft designed to enhance the wakeboarding experience. Known for their cutting-edge technology, superior craftsmanship, and commitment to excellence, Supra Boats continues to inspire and empower wakeboard enthusiasts around the globe.