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 […]
USA Water Ski announced today the selection of the 2013 U.S. Elite Water Ski Team. The six-member team, selected by the American Water Ski Association’s International Activities Committee, will compete in the 33rd Water Ski World Championships.
The Rocketman Night Jump returned to Lake Grew in Polk City, Florida after a two-year hiatus on October 13th (a tropical storm caused the event to be cancelled last year), and a gusty head wind in the day-time qualifying rounds certainly caused a scene.
With so many incredible water skiers and performances over the last 12 months, we knew it would be a challenge to award the best of the best. We started by methodically listing the accomplishments and scores of the most elite water skiers in the world. We analyzed tournament data, rated skiers’ consistency, critiqued their technical […]
Water ski pros deliver their three-event tips for knocking the dust off this spring. Jump At Fluid Sports, we stress the importance of performing a lot of single-wake cuts with our students. We definitely practice what we’re preaching too. Performing single-wake cuts gets you back on your skis, and just as importantly, puts you back […]
Check out all the action from the 2010 Rocketman Night Jump, including a bikini contest and Guillermo Moreno de Carlos going head to head with Scot Ellis for his first-ever pro win. The inaugural Rocketman Night Jump was held Oct. 12 at Fluid Ski & Sports, which is located on Lake Grew at the Water Ski Hall of Fame in Polk City, Florida.
In this water ski how to, get ready to become inspired as three pros reveal their winter goals and how they expect to achieve them.
Guillermo Moreno de Carlos was crowned the 2010 Dark Knight at the inaugural Rocketman Night Jump at Fluid Ski & Sports on Oct. 12.
Watch Scot Ellis hit the ramp at his ski school, Fluid Ski and Sports, and see what it’s like to boost 200-plus-foot jumps, thanks to a GoPro camera mounted to Ellis’ helmet. Then listen to Ellis talk about his jump career, his young son, and what he likes most about the Ski Nautique 200 ski boat.
Fluid Ski & Sports will host the first-ever Rocketman Night Jump, which will crown the 2010 Dark Knight on Oct. 9, 2010. The event will take place in conjunction with the 2010 SplashEye Rocketman Record tournament, which will take place over the Oct. 9-10 weekend on Lake Grew in Winter Haven, Florida.