Jack Hanna 1937-2015

It is with great sadness that we report the passing of Jack Hanna at the waterski age of 78. Our thoughts go out to his family, friends and ski partners throughout the Nation.

Canyon Lake May Open

The Canyon Lake May Open to be held May 16 & 17 was lost in the printing of the Guide. our appologies for this error. For all interested in 6 rounds of pick and choose skiing, 3 slalom, 2 trick and 3 jump, please check the online event portion of the USA Waterski website, or contact Jay Fitzpatrick. Jay can be reached at the jay.fitzpatrick@msn.com

The Western Region Merit Award

Please take a moment to put a nomination in for the Western Region Merit Award. This award page is in the Regional Guide, page 99, and it also lists the past recipients. Every year since 1975 the Western Region has recognized a member or official who epitomized friendship, dedication and integrity. The first award was presented at the US National tournament and is now one of the Western Region’s most prestigious honors. This award was established and is maintained for a deserving person who might Read more […]

Getting Low in the Five-One-O, 3 Rd Turn n Burn Tournament

On Memorial Day, May 25th the Berkeley Water Ski Club is hosting a 3 round slalom tournament at the Berkeley Aquatic Park. “Gettin’ Low in the Five-One-O, 3 Rd Turn n Burn” was lost in the printing of the Guide. Our apologies for this error. The event will be a turn and burn format. For additional information check the On-Line events search function of the USA Water Ski website or contact Matt Brandt, event organizer at matt_does_ski@hotmail.com or 510-421-6926