Ron Scarpa, 50, is president of Barefoot Brothers Construction. The name was inspired by his background as a world champion barefoot water skier. His company recently completed renovating East End Market, a former church where chefs, bakers, horticulturalists and other merchants lease space in what is becoming a cultural hub off Corrine Drive in Orlando. […]
For the second year in a row, mother nature wreaked havoc on Footstock, the nation’s largest endurance barefoot competition in Crandon, Wisconsin. Over 120 skiers from as far south as Florida and as far north as Canada, made the annual pilgrimage to the Northwoods of Wisconsin to ski in this year’s 25th anniversary event.
Thirty-six athletes won national titles at the 36th annual Barefoot Water Ski National Championships, Aug. 15-17, at Mossdale Quarry Lakes in Lathrop, Calif. More than 70 barefoot athletes in respective age divisions – ranging from 9 and under to 80 and older.
By: Karen Putz Keith St. Onge and David Small grew up on opposite sides of the world, but they shared one thing in common: an intense passion for water skiing on their bare feet. Keith St. Onge was introduced to the sport by two-time world champion Mike Siepel at a clinic held at Lake Umbagog […]
Keith St. Onge had two dreams when he was 13 years old: To open a ski school in Florida and become world champion. Now, at the age of 35, watch 10 time barefoot world champion and owner of world renown World Barefoot Center in Winter Haven, Florida, in action. Enjoy this great and inspiring video!
Andre De Villiers and Brendan Paige are two of the most progressive barefooters in the world, and you won’t believe some of the things they’re doing on the water these days.
Watch Eagle Sports team athletes Brendan Paige and Jamie Kumlien impress our cameras with their high-energy freestyle barefooting stunts at Palm Bay, Florida’s Still Water Lakes.
In this water ski how to, we show you how to enter next season ready to rip and physically equipped to take your skiing to the next level.
In this barefoot water ski how to, Paul Macdonald shows you how to do four easy barefoot skiing tricks that will turn heads on the water.
In this water ski how to, you’ll learn the five simple steps that will have you barefoot skiing behind a plane in no time.