“We decided that brute strength was far less important than balance, agility and focus.” With that in mind, Badal and his trainer got to work in the gym, focusing on off-balance resistance exercises that would prepare him for the rigors of shortline slalom.
Canada’s David Miller won the fifth stop of the 2013 Nautique Big Dawg World Tour, presented by O’Brien, on Sunday at Lake Jepawhit in Fenton, Mich.
In WATERSKI’s March issue, learn how the O’Brien Big Dawg Final’s champ Kyle Tate won the championship title last September.
The 2010 O’Brien Big Dawg Slalom Series Championships, presented by Nautique Boats, finished off another amazing year of competition between the world’s best 34-mph skiers at the Isles of Lake Hancock in Winter Garden, Florida, on Sept. 26.
Watch the 2010 O’Brien Big Dawg Finals presented by Nautique Boats from Winter Garden, Florida.
ORLANDO, FLA (September 15, 2010) – The head-to-head O’Brien Big Dawg Finals, presented by Nautique on September 25-26 in Winter Garden, Florida, will be viewable via live webcast at nautique.com. The O’Brien Big Dawg Finals allows the top amateur slalom skiers in the world to vie in head-to-head competition behind the premium tournament ski boat, […]
Already the official engine of the Air Nautique Wake Games and the prestigious 51st Masters Water Ski & Wakeboard tournament, PCM Engines will also power a host of other water ski and wakeboarding events in 2010. At the 2010 Big Dawg Water Ski Championships, PCM’s flagship ZR-409 engine will help the Ski Nautique 200 tow […]
You likely know Ben Favret as the 2009 Big Dawg national slalom champion. But most of his life is spent nowhere near a slalom course. He’s president and CEO of Vestagen Technical Textiles, he just finished writing his second book and he is a devoted family man with four kids. So how does Favret juggle […]
Orlando, FLA (August 18, 2009) – This past Friday night the 2009 O’Brien Big Dawg finals presented by Nautique marked a monumental occasion in water skiing history as it was the first time that lighted buoys were utilized in competition. It was also historic as the Big Dawg finals was the first tournament to exclusively […]