Pro skiing returned to Orlando’s Lake Ivanhoe on October 19th for the first time since 1989, as the world’s best slalom skiers, jumpers, and wakeboarders battled for over $30,000 at the Orlando Watersports Fest. Here’s a glimpse of the action in case you missed the event!
Will Asher, Jon Travers and Marcus Brown ski 36mph, while Bob LaPoint, Greg Badal and Karina Nowlan ski 34mph, but they all like winning tournaments. Meet the all-new 2012 HO Syndicate S2.
HO Skis announces the launch of the “HO Skis” mobile app for iPhone and Android users, including the latest technical features of their entire water ski line.
We asked Thomas Gustafson for his favorite photos from the past 12 months. Check out the first installment of a dozen stellar shots, including Alex Laurentano, Billy Susi, Jon Travers and the action shot of Thomas Degasperi that scored the May issue cover.
We’ve gathered together all six Leading Edge features from 2011 for your reading pleasure. From Jon Travers’ Cinderella story at this year’s Masters to Thomas Degasperi’s zen-like confidence prior to a winning run…
words: Trent Finlayson || photo: Aaron Katen Cinderella stories are few and far between in professional water skiing, particularly when it comes to the U.S. Masters. For the underdog to prevail, he or she must first get an invitation by running a specific score (3 at 41 off for men’s slalom) and then win the […]
Watch your favorite pros in action during Militia’s Sac-Town Gold Rush event, where the top skiers from around the globe battled for a shot at $55,000 in cash at Shortline Lake in Sacramento, CA, June 21-22. The invitation-only event focused on promoting and renewing the spirit of water skiing through athlete commitment and pride. Exact […]
I took a few minutes to catch up with ripper Jon Travers just as he had landed in California for an HO team trip. Jon has been on it this season. After a solid performance at the Moomba Masters in March he got home and started training even harder. He ran 4 at 41 at […]
Polk City, FL – USA Water Ski has selected Jonathan Travers from Groveland, Florida, and Erika Lang from Gilbert, Arizona, as Male Athlete of the Month and Female Athlete of the Month, respectively, for May. Travers and Lang are now eligible for the United States Olympic Committee’s Athlete of the Month honors. Travers, 23, won […]
HO’s Syndicate team took home the Men’s and Women’s title at the 52nd Masters Water Ski Tournament. It was a picture-perfect Memorial Day weekend at Robin Lake in Callaway Gardens as Jon Travers, Karina Nowlan and Will Asher each competed in the finals of their respective divisions. After attaining her personal best of 1@41 on […]