Very few major sporting events in the world today can attract an audience as extraordinary as that of the annual Moomba Masters. Staged in downtown Melbourne, Australia, last year an estimated 200,000 spectators enjoyed the spectacle on the Yarra River – all in the shadow of the city’s towering skyscrapers. Given good weather, the crowds […]
Canada’s Ryan Dodd won the inaugural La Pradera de Potosi Night Fly on Saturday at La Pradera Club in Bogota, Colombia. Dodd jumped 197 feet (59.9 meters) on his first attempt in the finals to clinch the title in the IWWF elite points tournament. U.S. athlete Zack Worden (195 feet/59.5 meters) finished runner-up. U.S. athletes […]
Canadian jumping powerhouse Ryan Dodd has come on strong in the second half of the season and is looking forward to representing his country at the World Water Ski Championships next week in Santiago, Chile. Read what Dodd has to say about his chances of victory in South America.
Pro water skiing has returned to downtown Orlando, Florida, the mecca of water skiing and wake boarding. Check out this short video recap of the event, and make sure to be there next year!
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!
The hype continues as the MasterCraft ProStar makes its way through the United States. World record holder, Freddy Krueger, narrates and takes us through the Pro Wakeboard Tour weekend held in Grand Rapids, Michigan.
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.
These two jumpers are incredible athletes to watch, as they continue to push each other and the sport. I interviewed them both separately after the MasterCraft Shootout, and here’s what they had to say about the all new MasterCraft boat, Dodd’s win and their plans moving toward the World Championships in Santiago, Chile.
The 2013 Canadian Waterski Championships presented by Nautique are returning to the Predator Bay Waterski Club in Calgary, AB, August 10-14.
Starting the season off with a strong win at the 2013 Australian Open in Telegraph Point, Australia, with a 208-foot jump over Russian competitor and friend Igor Morozov, who jumped 195 feet, Ryan Dodd continued to show strong performances during his month-long tournament stint in Australia.