Waterskiing - 15 Mar 2017
An estimated 1.2 million people celebrated the Moomba Festival for 2017 and over 200,000 fans attended the Nautique Moomba Masters on the Yarra River for the 57th year of the championships.
Waterskiing - 03 Mar 2017
Staged over six days and nights on the Yarra River in Downtown Melbourne, this year’s first major international Waterski and Wakeboard Championships will once again set the pace for the rest of the 2017 season.
Waterskiing - 16 Jan 2017
At the end of each year, all Councils of the World Governing Body, the International Waterski & Wakeboard Federation (IWWF), select their female and male Skier/Rider of the year, from which the IWWF Executive Board members then elect the IWWF Athletes of the Year from their submissions – one female, one male.
Waterskiing - 26 Sep 2016
With Wakeboard athletes from sixteen countries competing at this last World Cup Stop of the year, combined with the YiHe Open Championships, the standard of both the men and women’s performances have never been higher. As the final results emerged, it was consistency and experience which eventually made the difference.
Waterskiing - 21 Sep 2016
This coming weekend will see the very best in the sport of Wakeboard from eleven countries competing for the coveted International Waterski & Wakeboard Federation (IWWF) World Cup title in what will be the 46th Stop of this highly successful global series at Linyi on the banks of the Yi River between Beijing and Shanghai in China's Shandong Province.
Waterskiing - 20 Sep 2016
Past World Record holders and past World Champions returned to capture headlines and glory over this past week in the world of Waterskiing. Many performances were quite extraordinary at the over 35s World Championships in Sesena, Spain.
Waterskiing - 15 Sep 2016
For many of the highest ranked Wakeboard Riders in the World, China’s magnificent Linyi City waterfront stadium is now a familiar venue. Exactly five years ago, the City constructed this architectural masterpiece specifically to stage what was then the 32nd Stop of the World Cup Series of the International Waterski & Wakeboard Federation (IWWF). This return visit to Linyi will celebrate the 46th Stop of the series – the longest running and most successful of the IWWF.
Waterskiing - 12 Sep 2016
An unpredictable week in Akita, Japan produced one of the most thrilling Waterski events of the year in the FISU World University Waterski Championships. The anticipated Typhoons never arrived, the mid-week dark clouds were transformed into hot sunny blue skies for the Finals and the most likely winners in most events just did not materialise. Each Finals in Slalom, Tricks and Jump thrilled the spectators as the outcome was always in doubt right to the very end!
Waterskiing - 08 Sep 2016
The specially constructed world-class Waterski site in Ogata Village in Akita, Japan, which was previously used for the World Games in 2001 and since then for both National and Collegiate Waterski Championships in Japan, will host the 4th edition of the FISU World University Waterski Championship from 8 to 11 September.
Waterskiing - 07 Sep 2016
Undaunted by the seasonal threat of typhoons in the area, the special Opening Ceremony here in Akita Prefecture in north west Japan brought a great sense of tradition to the event. As part of the programme of the International University Sports Federation (FISU), the scene is now set for the World University Waterski Championships, culminating in Saturday and Sunday’s battle for Finals honours in Waterski Slalom, Tricks and Jump