Aarhus, Denmark, 5th April 2017 – The International Waterski & Wakeboard Federation (IWWF) today signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Olympic Channel. As part of the agreement, the Olympic Channel will provide a media content platform for IWWF events, athletes’ exposure, plus promotional and educational content.

Further details will be announced in due course.

Photo (from left): Paul Fong – IWWF Executive Director, Mark Parkman – Olympic Channel Services General Manager, and Kuno Ritschard – IWWF President

The Olympic Channel  is a digital-first, multi-platform global media destination where sports fans can experience the power of sport and connect with the Olympic Movement all year round. As a matter of priority, the Olympic Channel will engage young generations around the world using methods that are relevant to them, building understanding, entertainment and education

Media Contact: media@iwwfed.com

Web Site: www.iwwfed.com

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About the IWWF: The International Waterski & Wakeboard Federation (IWWF) is the world governing body for towed watersports and has 91 affiliated Federations world-wide. It was founded in 1946 in Geneva, Switzerland. It is recognized by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) as the sole authority for Waterski and Wakeboard.. The IWWF is an affiliate member of the Association of IOC Recognized International Sports Federation (ARISF). The IWWF’s sports disciplines include, amongst others, Tournament Waterskiing (slalom, tricks & jump), Wakeboard, Cable Wakeboard, Cable Waterskiing, Disabled Waterskiing, Show Skiing, Ski Racing and Barefoot Waterskiing.