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RIDER DAVID O’CAOIMH TAKES GOLD MEDAL AGAIN IN GERMANY

GERMANY’S IRISH CHILL & RIDE DEFENDING CHAMPION BRINGS HOME THE GOLD AGAIN The annual Chill & Ride Wakeboard event at Freistett on the River Rhine is Germany’s biggest. Although it is not an IWWF Calendar event, it does attract a large number of Pro Riders each year with its Euro 6,000 cash prize pot. Irish National Champion, David O’Caoimh, took Germany by surprise last year when he walked away with …

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SITE REPORT FROM POLAND ARRIVED TONIGHT

LINDA JOHNSTON SENDS REPORT FROM EUROPE AFRICA WAKEBOARD CHAMPIONSHIPS Saturday started very windy and the conditions proved very difficult for the wake skaters. Ashley was first up this morning in Junior Men wakeskate LCQ, followed by Lindsay in Open Women LCQ – unfortunately neither we’re able to progress through to the final of this competition.   Next up was the Open Men Semi final with 2 heats of 4 – …

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IRISH RIDER WINS OUR FIRST EVER WORLD GAMES MEDAL

NATIONAL CHAMPION DAVID O’CAOIMH TO BRING HOME WORLD GAMES WAKEBOARD MEDAL FROM COLOMBIA Next to the Olympic Games, the World Games is the challenge of a lifetime. With 101 Countries involved and 4,500 athletes competing for the prestigious Medals this time around, this is a very important challenge for anybody involved seriously in sport. The City of Cali in Colombia, South America, saw over one million residents turn out to …

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OFFICIAL BOATS APPROVAL LIST PUBLISHED

WHICH BOAT TO BUY – HERE IS YOUR BEST GUIDE There is a lot of choice out there but if you are going to invest your hard earned cash in a boat for Waterskiing of Wakeboarding, it makes a lot of sense to go for one which has been fully approved and which is used in most major Waterski and Wakeboard competitions. MasterCraft and Nautique lead the pack in terms …

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IRISH RIDERS JOIN 31 COUNTRIES AT CABLE WAKEBOARD WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS

OPENING CEREMONY COMPLETE AND TWO RIDERS OF OURS ON THE WATER TODAY To say it is hot here at Deca Clark Wakeboard Park just 80km from Manila in the Philippines is an understatement. It is scorching day and night. Today we had blue skies and great conditions at the Cable Park. These World Championships are vital to efforts to bring the sport to the 2020 Olympic Games. Observers from the …

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JAKE HELPS ULM WATERSKI TEAM TO WIN 24th NATIONAL TITLE

TWELVE UNIVERSITY TEAMS IN THE USA MEET FOR 34th NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS  The University of Louisiana at Monroe (ULM) Water Ski Team won their 24th national championship title at the 34th Collegiate Waterski National Championships Oct. 18-20, at Tri-Lakes in Zachary, Louisiana in the USA. The Team captured the national title 24 out of the 34 years of the tournament’s history. With Teams from 12 of the top USA Universities involved, competition to …

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