14th March 2020
The COVID-19 situation is spiraling out of control around the world. IWWF’s position is the creation and maintenance of a safe environment for the community, athletes, officials and volunteers. At this juncture, the IWWF is unable to fulfil this goal at the upcoming IWWF World Water Ski Show Tournament.
The IWWF regrets to announce the cancellation of the 2020 IWWF World Water Ski Show Tournament. This decision has not been taken lightly and the IWWF feels for the athletes who have already travelled to Australia.
About the IWWF: The International Waterski & Wakeboard Federation (IWWF) is the world governing body for towed watersports and has over 90 affiliated Federations worldwide. It was founded in 1946 in Geneva, Switzerland. It is recognized by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) as the sole authority for towed watersports. The IWWF is an affiliate member of the Association of IOC Recognized International Sports Federation (ARISF) and the Global Association of International Sports Federations (GAISF). The IWWF’s sports disciplines include, amongst others, Tournament Waterskiing (slalom, tricks & jump), Wakeboard, Cable Wakeboard, Cable Waterskiing, Disabled Waterskiing, Show Skiing, Ski Racing, Barefoot Waterskiing & Wakesurfing
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