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Waterskiing - 06 Jul 2009 - Events
The Waterski and Wakeboard World Cup series of the International Water Ski Federation (IWSF) is now commencing its sixth season in bringing the highest ranked athletes to compete at major downtown locations around the world.
Waterskiing - 24 Jun 2009
The International Water Ski Federation is just two weeks away from launching yet another Waterski and Wakeboard World Cup season.
Waterskiing - 26 May 2009 - Events
It all began on Memorial Day 1959 in Callaway Gardens, Georgia, USA. At that time, an estimated 13,000 spectators enjoyed the thrills of the birth of this event. Fifty years later, we celebrated the golden anniversary of the Masters Waterski and Wakeboard tournament in style over this past weekend.
Waterskiing - 19 May 2009 - Federations & NOCs
With just a few days to go, the 50th Anniversary Masters preparations are almost complete as the World’s top Waterskiers and Wakeboarders head for Pine Mountain, Georgia, USA.
Waterskiing - 13 May 2009
For the past 50 years, Callaway Gardens in the State of Georgia, USA, has reserved the Memorial Day weekend to host one of the Worlds most prestigious waterski and wakeboard events on the international calendar.
Waterskiing - 19 Nov 2008
After another challenging and exciting 2008 season for the Waterski and Wakeboard World Cup Skiers and Riders, the International Water Ski Federation (IWSF) released the overall season points scores today.
Waterskiing - 17 Nov 2008 - Events
The venue for this last Waterski and Wakeboard World Cup Stop of the 2008 season was a man-made saltwater canal at the exclusive Doha Diplomatic Club in Qatar.
Waterskiing - 13 Nov 2008 - Events
Competitors from 15 countries used the practice time available today in Doha Qatar to prepare for the Friday and Saturday final Waterski and Wakeboard World Cup Stop of the season.
Waterskiing - 11 Nov 2008
Following the highly successful World Cup Stop in Putrajaya, Malaysia, last weekend, the worlds top professional Waterski and Wakeboard athletes are now heading for Doha on the sun-drenched coast of Qatar.
Waterskiing - 10 Nov 2008
At Putrajaya Malaysia for the 25th Waterski and Wakeboard World Cup Stop in the series, the exceptional on-site facilities guaranteed that this would be one of the greatest of all World Cup Stops to date.
Waterskiing - 04 Nov 2008
The Waterski and Wakeboard World Cup series is about to reach some significant milestones in the coming days as the International Water Ski Federation (IWSF) celebrates the 25th World Cup Stop in the exotic location of Putrajaya, Malaysia.
Waterskiing - 31 Oct 2008 - Events
On November 7/9, the International Water Ski Federation (IWSF) will celebrate the staging of its 25th Waterski World Cup Stop in a truly spectacular location near Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Waterskiing - 14 Oct 2008 - Events
As exotic water-sport event locations go, the world’s largest floating stage in Marina Bay on the Equator in downtown Singapore is about as good as its gets.
Waterskiing - 08 Oct 2008 - Events
The spectacular backdrop of downtown Singapore combined with the world’s largest floating stage and followed by a huge hip-hop themed party next weekend, will create the perfect setting for the next Wakeboard World Cup Stop of the International Water Ski Federation.
Waterskiing - 03 Oct 2008 - Federations & NOCs
The Singapore Waterski and Wakeboard Federation, hosts of the 24th Stop of the Waterski and Wakeboard World Cup 2008 series, will be organizing one of the most exciting and unique venues to date at the Marina Bay Floating Stadium in downtown Singapore
Waterskiing - 18 Aug 2008 - Events
Leaving the Pyramids and Sphinx behind in Cairo and its 25 million residents, this Wakeboard World Cup Stop took place on the turquoise blue waters of the eastern Mediterranean Sea at Hacienda Bay
Waterskiing - 11 Aug 2008 - Federations & NOCs
In total, 26 of the World’s top IWSF ranked Wakeboard stars have been invited to compete in the Cairo Stop of the Waterski and Wakeboard World Cup series at the Hacienda Bay Palm Hills Developments.
Waterskiing - 07 Aug 2008 - Events
Having successfully completed the first Waterski Stop of the 2008 Waterski & Wakeboard World Cup series in Dubna, Russia last week, the event now moves on to the first 2008 Wakeboard Stop ever staged in Egypt.
Waterskiing - 28 Jul 2008 - Events
This was the fifth consecutive World Cup Stop in Dubna in Russia and the 22nd in the series launched by the International Water Ski Federation (IWSF) in 2004.
Waterskiing - 22 Jul 2008 - Federations & NOCs
The first Stop of the 2008 Waterski & Wakeboard World Cup series kicks off at Noon on this coming Friday, July 25th.
Waterskiing - 17 Jul 2008 - Federations & NOCs
Next week, on July 24/26, the City of Dubna in Russia will have the distinction of hosting more World Cup Stops than any other on the international circuit today.
Waterskiing - 19 May 2008 - Federations & NOCs
With a total of 21 Waterski and Wakeboard World Cup Stops already completed, competition for places in the 2008 starting list is at an all time high
Waterskiing - 31 Mar 2008
Kuno Ritschard, President of the International Water Ski Federation (IWSF), released details today of the calendar of the IWSF Waterski and Wakeboard World Cup series organized for the 2008 season.
Waterskiing - 05 Nov 2007
The International Water Ski Federation (IWSF) has just completed the 21st successful Stop of the current Waterski and Wakeboard World Cup series. To date, cash prizes in excess of US$2,000,000 have been paid to the athletes.
Waterskiing - 05 Nov 2007
The very impressive Diplomatic Club site in Doha in Qatar plus 33C temperatures created a perfect setting for the bi-annual International Waterski Federation (IWSF) Wakeboard World Championships.
Waterskiing - 25 Oct 2007
With no less than three sets of major Wakeboard titles to be won in the coming week, the Arabian Gulf City of Doha in Qatar will be the centre of attention for Riders and fans around the world.
Waterskiing - 23 Oct 2007
With a population of 907,000, Qatar in the Arabian Gulf is well used to boxing way beyond its weight. The Country successfully hosted the 15th Asian Games last December
Waterskiing - 26 Sep 2007
The second last 2007 Singapore Stop of the Waterski and Wakeboard World Cup series of the International Water Ski Federation (IWSF) was a major test for the best Wakeboard Riders in the World.
Waterskiing - 18 Sep 2007
Having completed the final Waterski World Cup Stop in Enniskillen in Northern Ireland ten days ago, it is now time for the last two Wakeboard Stops in Singapore and Qatar in this successful global series organized by the International Water Ski Federation (IWSF).
Waterskiing - 14 Sep 2007
The completion of the 19th World Cup Stop in Northern Ireland last weekend was the last of 2007 for Waterskiers. Two more Stops remain for Wakeboarders in Singapore on September 22nd and 23rd and in Doha, Qatar, on November 3rd.
Waterskiing - 11 Sep 2007
One week ago, six Waterski athletes won the titles of World Champion at the bi-annual World Championships staged this year in Austria. Just one week later, at the Enniskillen Stop of the Waterski World Cup series in Northern Ireland, not all of the five World Champions who attended went home happy.
Waterskiing - 06 Sep 2007
Just one week ago, the new 2007 Waterski World Champions earned their titles in Austria. This coming weekend, they will face their first major test in the final  Waterski World Cup Stop of 2007. The possibility of adding the title of World Cup Champion is guaranteed to produce some stunning performances.
Waterskiing - 05 Sep 2007
When the individual Slalom, Tricks and Jump titles were announced at the Waterski World Championships in Linze-Steyregg in Austria, the final and most challenging Overall titles yet to be declared were hard fought battles of the very highest order.
Waterskiing - 03 Sep 2007
By the end of the 2007 Waterski World Championships in Linz-Steyregg in Austria, four previous World Championships Records were broken. This result is unprecedented in the long history of Waterskiing.
Waterskiing - 28 Aug 2007
The International Water Ski Federation (IWSF) is the world governing body for Towed Water Sports and is represented in all Continents by National Federations. It is recognized as the sole Waterski authority by the International Olympic Committee (IOC). With an estimated 30,000,000 active participants and 52,000 competitors, the World Championships event dominates all in terms of important calendar competitions.
Waterskiing - 24 Aug 2007
The nineteenth Stop of the highly successful Waterski and Wakeboard World Cup series is now heading for the picturesque town of Enniskillen in Northern Ireland. It all takes place on September 7/9
Waterskiing - 09 Aug 2007
At a meeting of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Executive Board in Beijing in May, IOC President Jacques Rogge proposed that Andres Botero (COL) be nominated for election as an IOC member.
Waterskiing - 01 Aug 2007
Following the success of the Waterski and Wakeboard World Cup series in Dubna in the Moscow region last weekend, Dubna City Mayor, Mr Valery Prokh, met with Kuno Ritschard, President of the International Water Ski Federation (IWSF)
Waterskiing - 30 Jul 2007
Every now and then, factors combine to create a perfect sporting event. The Waterski World Cup Stop of the International Water Ski Federation (IWSF) in Dubna, Russia, was one such occasion this weekend.
Waterskiing - 24 Jul 2007
With the first Stop of the 2007 Waterski and Wakeboard World Cup series scheduled to take place this weekend at the picturesque City of Dubna in Russia, the entry list is crammed with the super stars of the sport.
Waterskiing - 23 Jul 2007
The International Waterski Federation (IWSF) has just released details of the 2007 Waterski and Wakeboard World Cup series.
Waterskiing - 15 Feb 2007
The International Water Ski Federation (IWSF) announced today a long-term partnership with World Championship Sports Network (WCSN) to deliver comprehensive coverage of major championship events worldwide to fans via the company’s broadband service, in the USA and Canada on the WCSN TV, and on its syndicated television show.
Waterskiing - 22 Jan 2007
The FISU Executive Committee met in Torino, Italy last week, announced that the 2008 World University Water Ski Championships will be held in Beijing, China.
Waterskiing - 18 Oct 2006
Since 2004, the Waterski & Wakeboard World Cup series has completed 17 successful Stops around the World, paid out US$1.8 million in cash prizes, completed 34 TV Shows and News Edits and issued over one million Press Releases to 192 countries.
Waterskiing - 02 Oct 2006
This final Stop of the Waterski & Wakeboard World Cup series, supported by the Singapore Sports Council, had it all – hot sunshine, 16,500 spectators, perfect water conditions, outstanding performances and a fair share of drama.
Waterskiing - 27 Sep 2006
Following the drama and excitement of this year’s World Cup Stops in France, Qatar, Northern Ireland, China and Russia, the final points battle will take place this weekend on the crystal clear waters of Bedok Reservoir in downtown Singapore.
Waterskiing - 19 Sep 2006
Sponsored By HSBC, The Final Stop Of The 2006 Waterski & Wakeboard World Cup Series Returns To Singapore At The End Of September
Waterskiing - 23 Aug 2006
Under the direction of the International Water Ski Federation, the concept of organizing a series of Waterski and Wakeboard Master Classes for the very young at each World Cup Stop began in France three years ago.
Waterskiing - 17 Aug 2006
The Waterski & Wakeboard World Cup Series comprises the disciplines of both Waterski and Wakeboard. Last weekend saw the final Stop in the global tour for the Waterskiers in Enniskillen in Northern Ireland.
Waterskiing - 16 Aug 2006
The town of Enniskillen in Northern Ireland really took this Stop of the World Cup series to heart providing a totally new level of competition technology in partnership with the Irish Waterski Federation and MasterCraft.
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