29-year old Canadian jumper, Ryan Dodd did some playing around with his GoPro on Monday to give us a whole new perspective on going over a jump ramp and flying approximately 230 feet in the air – from behind! If you get sick riding backwards on a roller-coaster or in a car this video will get you feeling a bit dizzy.
Russia’s Igor Morozov is one extreme dude. As a former pro snowboarder for team Moscow, he’s equally gifted on the mountain as he is launching 200-foot water ski jumps, slaloming into 39 1/2 off, or landing big flips and spins off kickers on his wake skis.
22 year old Manon Costard from Aix-en-Provence, France broke the Open Women’s European Slalom record with a score of 3 1/2 buoys at 39off this past weekend in Meuzac, France.
Orlando Exteme Watersports Fest: Save the Date! October 19th, 2013 on Lake Ivanhoe. It’s going to be Wake, Jump, and Slalom. Get excited!
Hit it! These two simple words have set you free. The passion that you feel for skiing has only grown in intensity since your very first deep-water start: The calm morning air, not a breath of wind, the sun reflecting off the glass…
Freddy Krueger shares his insight on the most exciting jump event of the season. By Tadd Schreiber As the sun set behind the trees at Tri Lakes in Zachary, Louisiana, thousands (yes, thousands) of people lined the shore at Bennetts Water Ski & Wakeboard School to watch the 2009 LA Night Jam. The lights turned […]
Scot Ellis is far from burning up his jumping and ski-flying fuse. In fact, he plans to stay around as long as he’s welcome on the dock. By Arlyn Hernandez, Photo by John Mommer I was 4 years old… When I started skiing. I didn’t know anything about anything. I was a Weekend Wally skier. […]
The cut to the jump is everything. There are two main ingredients involved in a completed jump – the turn from beside the boat, and the cut throughout the wakes and onto the ramp surface. Which is more important – the turn or the cut? Since jumpers can achieve approximately 95 percent of their available […]