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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

HSBC Sponsored World Cup In Singapore Dominated By Outstanding USA Wakeboard Riders Performances

HSBC Sponsored World Cup In Singapore Dominated By Outstanding USA Wakeboard Riders Performances HSBC SPONSORED WORLD CUP IN SINGAPORE DOMINATED BY OUTSTANDING USA WAKEBOARD RIDERS This final Stop of the Waterski & Wakeboard World Cup series, supported by the Singapore Sports Council, had it all – hot sunshine, 16,500 spectators, perfect water conditions, outstanding performances [...]

By | October 2nd, 2006|Press|0 Comments

Sponsors HSBC Plan Spectacular Last Stop Of The 2006 Waterski & Wakeboard World Cup Series In Singapore

SPONSORS HSBC PLAN SPECTACULAR LAST STOP OF THE 2006 WATERSKI & WAKEBOARD WORLD CUP SERIES IN SINGAPORE Following the drama and excitement of this year’s World Cup Stops in France, Qatar, Northern Ireland, China and Russia, the final points battle will take place this weekend on the crystal clear waters of Bedok Reservoir in downtown [...]

By | September 27th, 2006|Press|0 Comments