This weekend, there were water-ski records falling left and right at tournaments across the United States for skiers from Chile, Canada, New Zealand and the United States. Even a pending world trick record was broken.
Here’s your chance to ski with the true legends of the sport. On September 28 at Lake Grew in Polk City, Florida, the Water Ski Hall of Fame is hosting its Ski With the Legends event and this year promises to better than ever.
From 1966 to 1972, LaPoint and his famed Maha accomplished great things on the water, like winning five Masters titles, the first being in 1967 when he won the event by an amazing 16 buoys over his second-place competitor.
Although Kris LaPoint’s official birthday was January 23, the archaic slalom legend was entertained by his friends and family with a 60th birthday roast at Gordon Rathbun’s Ski Paradise in Acapulco, Mexico on February 9. The evening festivities were highlighted by a blonde wig tribute to LaPoint’s early days in the sport when he was […]
Now is your chance to ski with some of the greatest skiers and coaches of all time. On October 20th, the Water Ski Hall of Fame and Lake Grew in Polk City, Florida, will host the legends of our sport for a great day on the water. Join all-star skiers like Kris LaPoint, Jennifer Leachman, […]
Orlando, FL – This Memorial Day weekend, the world’s finest water sports athletes will compete for more than $100,000 in cash and the title of Masters Champion during the 52nd Annual Masters Water Ski & Wakeboard Tournament, presented by Nautique at Callaway Gardens, May 27-30, 2011. The weekend is going to be full of championship […]
The Diablo Shores Pro Am held in Brentwood, California, on Sept. 17-19, proved once again to be the ultimate battleground for pros looking to end the season with a strong performance.
Get ready for the new and improved WaterSki magazine. Here’s a sneak peek at the April 2010 issue of WaterSki, which is the first to feature a new larger format and packed-to-the-gills design. Check out the full issue when it hits subscribers’ mailboxes in early March or when it lands on newsstands March 23.
Millington, TN (October 5, 2009) – Indmar, manufacturer of marine engines, was recently honored by the Legends Division for their steadfast support of the sport. The Legends Division is an elite group of professional water-skier’s that boast over 250 professional wins, 22 World Records and 12 World Championships featuring Andy Mapple, Bob LaPoint, Kris LaPoint […]
Legend Kris LaPoint Icons of the sport return to compete at Diablo Shores. What are you doing September 11 – 13? By Jim Frye If you want to see the biggest legends of water ski’s not-too-distant past, then either get to California’s Diablo Shores in Discovery Bay that weekend, or catch all the action on […]