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.
HO Skis proudly announces the addition of the tremendously talented and creatively driven Trent Finlayson to the global Syndicate team.
Trent Finlayson teaches you how a balanced existence on a longboard can improve your slalom skiing.
Trent Finlayson teaches you how to navigate the wakes like an expert. One of the first challenges every slalom skier will face is the daunting task of crossing the wakes. Done correctly, it looks and feels effortless; the wakes are barely a side note. A few misguided motions, however, and that mild patch of disturbed […]
Trent Finlayson gives you four quickies for surviving rough water ski conditions. Skiing in less-than-ideal water conditions can mean different things to different skiers. For some it is an excuse to hit the links, for others it serves as a good reason to hit the couch for an afternoon of watching football. For some of […]
by Trent Finlayson Advancing to an effective one-handed water ski turn is one of the most exciting things to learn as a slalomer. The feeling of flowing through a turn – one hand on the handle, full speed, seamless, smooth – is incomparable to anything else in water sports. Follow these simple keys, and you’ll […]
by Trent Finlayson Falling while water skiing is an inevitable part of the learning process, but learning to avoid the big falls is possibly the most important lesson of all. Whether you’re putting it all on the line in pursuit of buoys, flips or distance off the ramp, we have compiled our best set of […]
By Trent Finlayson Preparing for the year’s biggest amateur water-ski event can be an overwhelming task. You need to spend as much time on the water as possible – this you’re aware of. But without a concrete plan to guide you through the summer, much of your training may be in vain. BLOCK A Peaking […]
National, Junior Masters and Junior US Open champions Brooks and KC Wilson have signed with Radar Waterskis, unifying the brothers under one ski company and adding to Radar’s already impressive tournament team, which includes Chris Rossi, Aaron Larkin, Whitney McClintock, Trent Finlayson, Matt Rini, Todd Johnson and Lauren Morgan.
Watch Radar Skis team skier Trent Finlayson ski his new pro model slalom ski, the 2011 Radar Vice.