Pickos Waterski School

10th December 2020

The IWWF has announced that the previously scheduled 2020 IWWF World Under-17 Waterski Championships will be held in Santa Rosa Beach, Florida from 22nd to 29th August 2021.

In addition to the rescheduled event, the 2021 IWWF World Under-21 Waterski Championships will be held immediately following, making this an 8-day event at the Pickos Water Ski School. The event is expected to field more than 200 waterskiers representing 35 countries.

This makes for an exciting event to have both the world’s best Under-17 and Under-21 waterskiers at the same site!

“Hats off to the Pickos Water Ski School for stepping up to the plate to host not just one, but two IWWF World titled events in Florida during IWWF’s 75th Anniversary year.” said Jose Antonio Perez Priego, President of IWWF.

“We’re excited to be the host federation for the IWWF Under-17 and Under-21 World Championships,” said Tim Cullen, President of USA Water Ski & Wake Sports. “The Pickos Ski School is a wonderful facility and will be a great host to hundreds of young water skiers from around the world.”

The IWWF World Under 17 & Under 21 Waterski Championships will be exclusively towed by the award-winning Ski Nautique.

Click here for Rules & a Tentative Schedule of Events

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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