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CONGRATS TO RICHARD ARMSTRONG SLALOM SKIERS

WIND AND CHOPPY WATER DID NOT DAMPEN THE SPIRITS All we can say is – WELL DONE ! With the weather we have had this Summer so far, arriving at our very first Calendar Competition at Lough Aghery WSC and seeing such windy conditions, was really no surprise. Certainly the perfect Homologation readings on the Clubhouse Board ensured that whatever scores emerged would be confirmation of real performances.  Well done …

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SEE YOU AT LOUGH AGHERY WSC ON SUNDAY

CALLING ALL SLALOM SKIERS FIRST WATERSKI CALENDAR EVENT OF 2013 We have waited for some warm weather since last year ! Thankfully it is now here and just in time for our first Calendar event of 2013. Do make a special effort to get the cobwebs off that Slalom Ski and head for Lough Aghery WSC for the ONE DAY Slalom competition – always a popular format. While it has …

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GEOFF SAVES THE DAY AT 35+ EUROPE AFRICA WATERSKI CHAMPIONSHIPS IN AUSTRIA

MISSING TEAM MEMBERS DID MAKE A DIFFERENCE THIS YEAR It has been a tough week for Team Ireland at the 2012 Europe Africa 35+ Waterski Championships in Fischlam, Austria. Our three man team did suffer with the loss of Harry Bridges of Golden Falls WSC and Diane Kirby of Meteor WSC. Their points are always great for Team scores. Chief Driver this time was Phil Ingle GBR and with past …

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NEW EVENT FORMAT AT CLUB SLALOM CHALLENGE GREAT SUCCESS

HOW ABOUT THIS FOR A GREAT SLALOM TEAM MOTIVATOR ! On Saturday, August 25th, Meteor WSC in County Down experimented with a new Slalom Competition format and by all reports it worked very well and is certainly worth looking at for the future.   Basically, the field is split into Teams. In this case there were 5 Skiers from Lough Aghery WSC and 5 from Meteor WSC. Skiers accumulate points …

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NEW OVERALL NATIONAL OPEN WATERSKI CHAMPION THIS WEEKEND !

FIRST TIME IN A QUARTER OF A CENTURY ! No matter what happens in the coming days,  history will be made this weekend at Lough Aghery WSC in County Down. The reason is simple – Barry Galvin will not compete and a whole new era is about to begin. Those who were with us last year at the National Waterski Championships will remember that Barry Galvin took the coveted Overall …

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YOUR INVITATION TO NEXT WEEKEND’S NATIONAL WATERSKI CHAMPIONSHIPS

CALLING ALL SKIERS TO MAKE A VERY SPECIAL EFFORT NEXT WEEKEND TO TAKE PART IN THE 2012 NATIONALS Having just completed a very successful National Wakeboard Championships at Lough Muckno, we now switch our attention to this coming weekend’s NATIONAL WATERSKI CHAMPIONSHIPS at Lough Aghery WSC in County Down. In many respects, our National Championships are an important indicator of the level of commitment at various levels and that is …

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