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Waterskiing - 20 Dec 2012 - Events
Wakeboard, a fast growing exciting youth focused lifestyle sport, was one of seven sports shortlisted for possible inclusion in the 2020 Games after presenting to the IOC Programme Commission in Lausanne Switzerland
Waterskiing - 13 Dec 2012 - Events
The conclusion of 35th World Cup Stop of the Waterski & Wakeboard World Cup Series in Palembang, Indonesia, indicated it was time to nominate the winners of the annual World Cup Crystal Trophies for the most outstanding performances of the 2012 season presented annually by the International Waterski & Wakeboard Federation (IWWF)
Waterskiing - 23 Nov 2012 - Events
The coveted IWWF World Cup Season Champions will be crowned at the final World Cup Stop of the Waterski & Wakeboard World Cup Series of the International Waterski & Wakeboard Federation this weekend in Palembang, Indonesia.
Waterskiing - 16 Nov 2012 - Events
With the successful Cable Wakeboard World Championships just completed in the Philippines, now the best Waterski Slalom and Jump athletes will join the world’s best Wakeboarders in Indonesia for one of the most exciting conclusions to a season for the International Waterski & Wakeboard Federation (IWWF) for many years.
Waterskiing - 12 Nov 2012 - Events
As one of the sports shortlisted for entry to the 2020 Olympic Games, the level of interest in the event was extensive as 200 of the very best athletes in the sport of Cable Wakeboard from 32 countries competed at the 2012 World Championships.
Waterskiing - 08 Nov 2012 - Events
Athletes from 32 countries comprising 201 Wakeboard Riders and 48 Wakeskaters made the World Championships Opening Ceremony a very special occasion.
Waterskiing - 02 Nov 2012 - Events
World Cable Wakeboard Championships 2012 will have a greater significance than ever before for the International Waterski & Wakeboard Federation with the International Olympic Committee currently reviewing all eight new sports contending for a place in the 2020 Olympic Games
Waterskiing - 24 Oct 2012 - Events
Cable Wakeboard is seen as a hot contender for inclusion in the 2020 Olympic Games with the International Olympic Committee currently in the process of examining a total of eight contending sports.
Waterskiing - 03 Sep 2012 - Federations & NOCs
With six new electric cable powered Wakeboard Parks opening each week around the world, Tokyo got its first introduction to this rapidly developing sport this weekend at the magnificent Rainbow Bridge competition site
Waterskiing - 24 Aug 2012 - Federations & NOCs
Special electric powered Rixen Wakeboard Cableway will be used for the first time in the history-making 34th World Cup Stop of the International Waterski & Wakeboard Federation in Tokyo
Waterskiing - 17 Aug 2012 - Events
History will be made under Tokyo’s magnificent Rainbow Bridge on September 1st and 2nd as the environmentally friendly arena stages the 34th Stop of the Waterski and Wakeboard World Cup series
Waterskiing - 19 Mar 2012 - Events
The EYRES Action Sport Games Mandurah turned out to be the perfect stage for launching the 33rd World Cup Stop for Waterski and Wakeboard becoming the first Stop ever to be staged in Australia.
Waterskiing - 06 Mar 2012 - Events
Waterski & Wakeboard World Cup series comes to Western Australia's "Top Tourism Town" of Mandurah making up a vital part of the successful EYRES Action Sports Games.
Waterskiing - 22 Feb 2012 - Events
The EYRES Action Sports Games, scheduled for March 16/18 in Mandurah, promises to be one of the most exciting World Cup challenges for some time with an anticipated 100,000 spectators expected on site.
Waterskiing - 26 Sep 2011 - Events
With 22 Nations represented in this 32nd Waterski & Wakeboard World Cup Stop of the Series, this again attracted one of the largest numbers of spectators to date to the spectacular Linyi City purpose built World Cup Stadium on the downtown Yihe River bank in Shandong Province.
Waterskiing - 22 Sep 2011 - Events
Following closely on the heels of last weekend’s highly successful World Cup Stop in Kuching Sarawak Borneo, the top Wakeboard Riders and Waterski Jumpers of the International Waterski and Wakeboard Federation (IWWF) are now arriving in Linyi City in south east China.
Waterskiing - 19 Sep 2011 - Events
The 31st World Cup Stop of the International Waterski & Wakeboard Federation (IWWF) at the historic Sarawak Regatta was impressive by any standards attracting the largest audience ever seen in this successful World Cup Series.
Waterskiing - 16 Sep 2011 - Events
The 31st Wakeboard World Cup Stop has already attracted enormous crowds to the Sarawak River site in the centre of Kuching City in Borneo – even though the event does not start till tomorrow!
Waterskiing - 14 Sep 2011 - Events
As all the focus of the Waterski & Wakeboard World Cup is on Kuching City in Sarawak this coming weekend, already preparations are also at an advanced stage in Linyi City which will host the 32nd Stop of the Series on the following weekend.
Waterskiing - 09 Sep 2011 - Events
Kuching City on the exotic island of Borneo will be hosting the 31st World Cup Stop of the International Waterski & Wakeboard Federation Stop featuring Wakeboard and the Stars of Florida, a spectacular Show Ski Team from Florida, USA.
Waterskiing - 05 Sep 2011 - Events
The rapid growth of Cable Wakeboard was clear for all to see at the weekend at the 13th European Cable Wakeboard Championships.
Waterskiing - 29 Jul 2011 - Federations & NOCs
Launched in 1989 by the International Waterski and Wakeboard Federation (IWWF), the biennial Hall of Fame Ceremony took place at the impressive Culture Centre Theatre in Dubna, Russia, during the 2011 World Waterski Championships.
Waterskiing - 25 Jul 2011 - Federations & NOCs
As the hot 31C sun sank over the flat calm Volga River in Dubna, Russia, some hours ago and the MasterCraft boats were moored for the night, many of the 37 competing countries agreed that this was one of the most outstanding IWWF World Waterski Championships in living memory.
Waterskiing - 22 Jul 2011 - Federations & NOCs
The response of contestants and supporters from 37 countries to outstanding efforts over the past six years to prepare for this week’s 2011 World Waterski Championships has host city of Dubna in Russia feeling very proud.
Waterskiing - 19 Jul 2011 - Federations & NOCs
Last night’s World Championships Opening Ceremony was easily the most impressive ever staged by a host as the sun set over the flat calm Volga River Watersports Stadium in Dubna, Russia.
Waterskiing - 14 Jul 2011 - Federations & NOCs
With over 30 million active participants in the sport, all eyes will be on these 2011 World Championships taking place on July 17/24 in Russia.
Waterskiing - 08 Jul 2011 - Events
The International Waterski & Wakeboard Federation (IWWF) is delighted to confirm the details of the largest Wakeboard World Championships ever staged. The venue will be the impressive man-made lake at Idroscalo on the outskirts of Milan, Italy. The competition will take place from July 13th to 17th.
Waterskiing - 23 May 2011 - Events
Following the celebrations of the 30th Stop of the Waterski and Wakeboard World Cup in Chuncheon City in South Korea some months ago, the 2011 season will continue to add new exotic locations to this highly successful series.
Waterskiing - 06 Sep 2010 - Events
Organised by the Korea Waterski & Wakeboard Association (KWWA) and the International Waterski & Wakeboard Federation (IWWF), this 30th Stop of the IWWF World Cup series attracted the highest ranked athletes from 14 countries and a large spectator gallery.
Waterskiing - 19 Aug 2010 - Events
On August 29th / 30th, the Waterski and Wakeboard World Cup series will celebrate the staging of its 30th Stop of this series in ChunCheon City, South Korea.
Waterskiing - 12 Aug 2010 - Events
The Waterski and Wakeboard World Cup series will be celebrating the staging of its 30th Stop in the picturesque 1,000 year-old City of ChunCheon.
Waterskiing - 15 Feb 2010 - Events
Melbourne, Australia, will celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Moomba Masters Waterski and Wakeboard Championships on March 3rd / 8th.
Waterskiing - 04 Dec 2009
International Waterski & Wakeboard Federation (IWWF) has just announced a major six-year official tow-boat agreement with MasterCraft, the premium manufacturer of inboard wakeboard, waterski and luxury performance boats.
Waterskiing - 16 Nov 2009 - Federations & NOCs
Following the exciting conclusion of the 29th Waterski & Wakeboard World Cup Stop, the 2009 World Cup Awards of crystal trophies were presented to the world’s highest ranked athletes at a lavish banquet staged in the Marine Centre at Putrajaya’s impressive Watersports Complex.
Waterskiing - 09 Nov 2009 - Events
The 29th Stop of the Waterski & Wakeboard World Cup Series ended with perfection on many fronts with 51 athletes from 15 countries provided with outstanding facilities in Putrajaya Malaysia for this last event of the 2009 World Cup calendar.
Waterskiing - 28 Oct 2009 - Events
With just 10 days to go, the final list of qualified Waterskiers for the 29th World Cup Stop in Putrajaya, Malaysia, has been released. Competition for these places is at an all time high. With over 30 million participants in the sport, gaining a top 20 ranking position and a World up place is a lifetime dream for most. This will be the final World Cup Stop of 2009 and so the season overall titles are also at stake.
Waterskiing - 22 Oct 2009 - Events
Putrajaya, Malaysia, will host the final Stop of the Waterski & Wakeboard World Cup series on November 6/8. This will be the 29th in the current series. Following the spectacular World Cup Stop in Liuzhou City in South West China earlier this month, Putrajaya now promises to once again deliver the perfect conclusion to what has been another very successful World Cup season.
Waterskiing - 05 Oct 2009 - Events
The 28th Stop of the Waterski & Wakeboard World Cup series of the International Waterski & Wakeboard Federation (IWWF) was staged for the first time in this South West Monsoon region of China – a major car manufacturing and attractive tourist area.
Waterskiing - 24 Sep 2009 - Federations & NOCs
To mark the 60th Anniversary of the Peoples Republic of China at the International Aquatic Carnival in the City of Liuzhou, the International Waterski & Wakeboard Federation (IWWF) will present the next Stop of the successful World Cup series in a truly spectacular location. This will all take place over the coming October 1st / 3rd weekend.
Waterskiing - 14 Sep 2009 - Federations & NOCs
Following careful consideration and a half-century of development and growth, the Executive Board of the IWSF announced that the name International Water Ski Federation (IWSF), will immediately be changed to International Waterski & Wakeboard Federation (IWWF)
Waterskiing - 01 Sep 2009 - Events
The 2009 Wakeboard World Championships of the International Waterski & Wakeboard Federation (IWWF) in Chuncheon City in South Korea proved to be one of the most successful and enjoyable to date
Waterskiing - 29 Aug 2009 - Events
Riders from 25 countries around the world were given a very warm welcome as they arrived this week at Chuncheon City located in the northeast of South Korea for the 2009 Wakeboard World Championships
Waterskiing - 14 Aug 2009 - Events
The 2009 Waterski World Championships in Calgary, Canada were an outstanding spectacle with 175 athletes from 35 countries listed despite poor weather conditions early in the week posing extra challenges.
Waterskiing - 28 Jul 2009 - Events
The 2009 Waterski World Championships is the major competition in the calendar of the International Water Ski Federation with over 200 Waterski athletes from 40 nations compete at the magnificent Lakes of Kastynstone site in the Calgary area in the Province of Alberta, Canada.
Waterskiing - 13 Jul 2009 - Events
Last weekend saw the 27th Stop of the Waterski and Wakeboard World Cup Series and the sixth to be staged in the spectacular Volga River site in Dubna City in the Region of Moscow. To date the World Cup series has awarded over $2.5 million to the winners.
Waterskiing - 10 Jul 2009 - Events
Moscow’s two international Airports were busier than usual today with the arrival of the Waterski World Cup athletes from twelve countries making their way to the city of Dubna for the first World Cup Stop of the 2009 season.
Waterskiing - 06 Jul 2009 - Events
The Waterski and Wakeboard World Cup series of the International Water Ski Federation (IWSF) is now commencing its sixth season in bringing the highest ranked athletes to compete at major downtown locations around the world.
Waterskiing - 24 Jun 2009
The International Water Ski Federation is just two weeks away from launching yet another Waterski and Wakeboard World Cup season.
Waterskiing - 26 May 2009 - Events
It all began on Memorial Day 1959 in Callaway Gardens, Georgia, USA. At that time, an estimated 13,000 spectators enjoyed the thrills of the birth of this event. Fifty years later, we celebrated the golden anniversary of the Masters Waterski and Wakeboard tournament in style over this past weekend.
Waterskiing - 19 May 2009 - Federations & NOCs
With just a few days to go, the 50th Anniversary Masters preparations are almost complete as the World’s top Waterskiers and Wakeboarders head for Pine Mountain, Georgia, USA.
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