Yearly Archives: 2011

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Major World Congress Agrees Full Support For Olympics 2020 Wakeboard Inclusion

  The recent World Congress of the International Waterski and Wakeboard Federation (IWWF) held in Dubna, Russia, was attended by representatives from the Confederations of Europe/Africa, Pan America and Asia/Australasia/Oceana.  The President, Kuno Ritschard, informed the delegates of the July 14th announcement of the IOC to include the sport of Wakeboard in the short list [...]

By | August 23rd, 2011|Press|0 Comments

WORLD CUP STARS SHINE AT DUBNA WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS

OUTSTANDING PERFORMANCES BY OUR WORLD CUP STARS With World Cup Stops number 31 and 32  just weeks away in Kuching City, Sarawak, Malaysia and Linyi City, China, it is interesting to remind ourselves that the whole purpose of our Waterski & Wakeboard World Cup series is to bring our very best athletes to large audiences [...]

By | August 5th, 2011|WORLD CUP GENERAL|0 Comments

International Hall of Fame Inducts Five Major Contributors from Australia, Great Britain, Spain and USA at Formal Ceremony in Dubna’s Culture Centre Theatre

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. This year, five major international contributors to the sport were inducted following the voting process carried out by the Selection Committee [...]

By | July 29th, 2011|Press|0 Comments

WORLD CUP STARS HEADING FOR WORLDS IN RUSSIA

WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS AND OUR WORLD CUP STARS Every two years, countries around the world select their very best Waterski athletes to compete for the titles of World Champion in their respective disciplines. With over 30 million active participants in our sport, all eyes will be on these 2011 World Championships taking place on [...]

By | July 14th, 2011|Featured News|0 Comments

Thirty Countries To Be Represented At IWWF World Waterski Championships In Dubna Russia Next Week

Every two years, countries around the world select their very best Waterski athletes to compete for the titles of World Champion in their respective disciplines. 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. This weekend will see athletes, [...]

By | July 14th, 2011|Press|0 Comments

Italy to Host the Largest Wakeboard World Championships of All Time !

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. With 253 athletes from 36 IWWF-affiliated  Federations taking [...]

By | July 8th, 2011|Press|0 Comments