Obrien athlete Tarah Mikacich gives us some insight into the design process behind her signature 2018 Spark wakeboard. Just like learning a new trick, it’s rare to land it on the first try and graphics typically take a few revisions to perfect. Tarah and Obrien designers Scott Duttry and Mike Hawkins exchange countless emails and phone calls during this process, discussing everything from colors, fonts, and inspirations to what type of mood or energy Tarah wants the wakeboard to Portray.
In the case of Tarah’s 2018 signature Spark wakeboard, quite a few changes were made but Tarah had a vision that turned into possibly the coolest looking graphic in our 2018 wakeboard lineup.
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