U.S. Places Fourth At Wakeboard Worlds

On March 24, 2018, in Boardstop Facebook, by USA Water Ski
The U.S. Wakeboard Team placed fourth and three U.S. athletes earned individual medals at the 12th IWWF Wakeboard World Championships, March 19-24, in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Australia won the gold medal (640.00 points), while defending champion Italy earned the silver (635.00 points) and Argentina took home the bronze (445.00 points). The United States tallied 290.00 points in earning its fourth-place finish in the 25-team field. France (247.00 points) rounded out the top-five placements.
 

IWWF Wakeboard Worlds Begins Sunday

On March 16, 2018, in Boardstop Facebook, by USA Water Ski
The five-member U.S. Wakeboard Team will compete Sunday through Saturday in the 12th IWWF Wakeboard World Championships in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Members of the U.S. Wakeboard Team are: Dayle Cartwright (Naples, Fla.), Veteran Men; Adam Fields (Littleton, N.C.), Masters Men; Dallas Friday (Orlando, Fla.), Open Women; Adam Money (Orlando, Fla.), Masters Men; and Kim Wysocki (Chesterfield, Mich.), Masters Women. Cathy Williams (Murray, Ky.) will serve as the team manager and Fields will be the team captain.
 

2018 U.S. Wakeboard Team Selected

On March 1, 2018, in Boardstop Facebook, by USA Water Ski
USA Wakeboard, a sport discipline organization of USA Water Ski, is pleased to announce the selection of the 2018 U.S. Wakeboard Team. The five-member team will compete in the 12th IWWF Wakeboard World Championships, March 18-24, in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Divisions for competition at the IWWF Wakeboard World Championships will be as follows: Boys/Girls (14 and Under); Junior Men/Junior Women (18 and Under); Masters Men/Masters Women (30 Years and Over); Veteran Men/Veteran Women (40 Years and Over); and Open Men/Open Women (Open).
 

Wakeboard Riders Needed For 2018 Worlds

On January 23, 2018, in Boardstop Facebook, by USA Water Ski
USA Wakeboard is seeking riders interested in representing the United States at the 12th IWWF Wakeboard World Championships, March 18-24, in Buenos Aires, Argentina. More information on the event can be found in Bulletin 2 (PDF). Interested riders should contact Cathy Williams at cathy@cathywilliams.com.
 

Aussies Sweep Wakeboard World Cup Titles

On September 25, 2016, in Boardstop Facebook, by USA Water Ski
Australians Cory Teunissen and Amber Wing won the men's and women's wakeboarding titles, respectively, on Sunday at the IWWF Wakeboard World Cup event in Linyi, China. Teunnissen won the men’s title scoring 89.78 points while Wing scored 61.67 points in winning the women’s title.
 

Wakeboard World Cup This Weekend

On September 23, 2016, in Boardstop Facebook, by USA Water Ski
Some of the world’s top wakeboard athletes will compete Saturday and Sunday in the IWWF Wakeboard World Cup event in Linyi, China. Quarterfinals and Last Chance Qualifiers will be held on Saturday, followed by semifinals and finals on Sunday. To view the schedule of events and running orders, click here.
 

Gators Win Collegiate Wakeboard Nationals

On September 17, 2016, in Boardstop Facebook, by USA Water Ski
The University of Florida wakeboard team won the national title at the 16th Collegiate Wakeboard National Championships, Sept. 15-17, in Orange Beach, Ala. The Gators tallied 468 points in winning their second consecutive title.
 

Collegiate Wakeboard Nationals Set

On September 14, 2016, in Boardstop Facebook, by USA Water Ski
The 16th Collegiate Wakeboard National Championships will be held Thursday through Saturday in Gulf Shores/Orange Beach, Ala. Sixteen teams, including the defending champion University of Florida, will be competing in the 16th annual event, where individual titles and the coveted team title will be up for grabs. A live webcast of the Nationals can be viewed at www.alliancewake.com. Actions begins at 8:30 a.m. (CDT) on Thursday and 9:30 a.m. (CDT) on Saturday and Sunday.
 

Collegiate Wakeboard Nationals Announced

On May 9, 2016, in Boardstop Facebook, by USA Water Ski
USA Wakeboard, a sport discipline organization of USA Water Ski, has announced that the 2016 Collegiate Wakeboard National Championships will be held Sept. 15-17 in Gulf Shores/Orange Beach, Ala. Sixteen teams, including the defending champion University of Florida, are expected to compete in the 16th annual event, where individual titles and the coveted team title will be up for grabs.
 

U.S. Wakeboard Team Earns Bronze Medal

On November 2, 2015, in Boardstop Facebook, by USA Water Ski
Meagan Ethell won the Open Women gold medal.The U.S. Wakeboard Team earned the world team bronze medal and five U.S. athletes earned individual medals at the 11th IWWF Wakeboard World Championships, Oct. 27-31, at the spectacular new Mayan Water Complex in Cancun, Mexico. Italy won the gold medal, while Australia earned the silver medal. Divisions for competition at the 2015 IWWF Wakeboard World Championships were as follows (all ages taken as of Jan. 1, 2015): Boys/Girls (14 and Under); Junior Men/Junior Women (18 and Under); Masters Men/Masters Women (30 Years and Over); Veteran Men (40 Years and Over); and Open Men/Open Women (Open). For the first time at an International Waterski & Wakeboard Federation world-titled event, a cash purse was available for Open riders totaling $50,000.