Yearly Archives: 2007


France, Italy, Great Britain, Greece and USA Take Gold Medals at Waterski World Championships In Austria

FRANCE, ITALY, GREAT BRITAIN, GREECE, AND USA TAKE GOLD MEDALS AT WATERSKI WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS IN AUSTRIA By the end of the 2007 Waterski World Championships in Linz-Steyregg in Austria, four previous World Championships Records were broken. This result is unprecedented in the long history of Waterskiing. With 182 athletes from 41 Countries participating, the performance [...]

By | September 3rd, 2007|Press|0 Comments

Austria To Host Athletes From Forty One Nations At The Bi-Annual Waterski World Championships In Linz

AUSTRIA TO HOST ATHLETES FROM FORTY ONE NATIONS AT THE BI-ANNUAL WATERSKI WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS IN LINZ The International Water Ski Federation (IWSF) is the world governing body for Towed Water Sports and is represented in all Continents by National Federations. It is recognized as the sole Waterski authority by the International Olympic Committee (IOC). With [...]

By | August 28th, 2007|Press|0 Comments

Waterski World Cup In Northern Ireland – Enniskillen Stop To Deliver Season Champions Once Again

WATERSKI WORLD CUP IN NORTHERN IRELAND ENNISKILLEN STOP TO DELIVER SEASON CHAMPIONS ONCE AGAIN The nineteenth Stop of the highly successful Waterski and Wakeboard World Cup series is now heading for the picturesque town of Enniskillen in Northern Ireland. It all takes place on September 7/9 With the thrilling conclusion to the previous Stop in [...]

By | August 24th, 2007|Press|0 Comments

Emeritus Waterski President Elected New IOC Member

EMERITUS WATERSKI PRESIDENT ELECTED NEW IOC MEMBER At a meeting of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Executive Board in Beijing in May, IOC President Jacques Rogge proposed that Andres Botero (COL) be nominated for election as an IOC member. This proposal was approved by the IOC at their recent Guatamala session. The other new members [...]

By | August 9th, 2007|Press|0 Comments

Major Victories For Canada, France, USA and Greece at Thrilling Waterski World Cup Stop in Dubna, Russia

MAJOR VICTORIES FOR CANADA, FRANCE, USA AND GREECE AT THRILLING WATERSKI WORLD CUP STOP IN DUBNA, RUSSIA Every now and then, factors combine to create a perfect sporting event. The Waterski World Cup Stop of the International Water Ski Federation (IWSF) in Dubna, Russia, was one such occasion this weekend. It was the 18th World [...]

By | July 30th, 2007|Press|0 Comments

Over 30,000 Russian Spectators Prepare For the 2007 Waterski and Wakeboard World Cup Series

The International Waterski Federation (IWSF) has just released details of the 2007 Waterski and Wakeboard World Cup series. Following seventeen successful Stops around the world to date, the journey now continues on to Russia, Northern Ireland, Singapore and Qatar. For the first time, the 2007 World Cup series will be Webcast by World Championship Sports [...]

By | July 23rd, 2007|Press|0 Comments

International Water Ski Federation And WCSN Announce Long-term Partnership To Provide Fans With Continuous TV And On-line Coverage

INTERNATIONAL WATER SKI FEDERATION AND WCSN ANNOUNCE LONG-TERM PARTNERSHIP TO PROVIDE FANS WITH CONTINUOUS TV AND ON-LINE COVERAGE SWITZERLAND AND LOS ANGELES, CA - The International Water Ski Federation (IWSF) announced today a long-term partnership with World Championship Sports Network (WCSN) to deliver comprehensive coverage of major championship events worldwide to fans via the company’s [...]

By | February 15th, 2007|Press|0 Comments

Olympic City of Beijing Awarded the 2008 World University Waterski Championships

OLYMPIC CITY OF BEIJING AWARDED THE 2008 WORLD UNIVERSITY WATERSKI CHAMPIONSHIPS The FISU Executive Committee met in Torino, Italy last week. They have just announced that the 2008 World University Water Ski Championships will be held in Beijing, China. This promises to be one of the biggest Waterski events ever staged. The home of the [...]

By | January 22nd, 2007|Press|0 Comments