12th October 2021
The list of athletes includes the who’s who of world elite waterskiing including reigning IWWF World Waterski Champions and current World Record Holders in all disciplines.
Reigning World Champions:
- Manon Costard (France) – Women’s Slalom
- Anna Gay (USA) – Women’s Trick
- Patricio Font (Mexico) – Men’s Trick
- Jacinta Carroll (Australia) – Women’s Jump
- Ryan Dodd (Canada) – Men’s Jump
- Whitney Rini McClintock (Canada) – Women’s Overall
- Martin Kolman (Czech Republic) – Men’s Overall
- Canada – Team Overall
Current World Record Holders:
- Regina Jaquess (USA) 4.50 @10.25 metres
- Nate Smith (USA) 2.50 @9.75 metres
- Erika Lang (USA) 11,260 points
- Alexi Zharnasek (Belarus) 12,570 points
- Jacinta Carroll (Australia) 60.3 metres
- Ryan Dodd (Canada) 77.4 metres
- Natalia Berdnikova (Belarus) 3177.26 points
(slalom 3.00 @11.25m / Trick 9,740 points / Jump 58.0 metres)
- Dorien Llewellyn (Canada) 2,590.41 points
(slalom 2.50 @10.75m / Trick 11,610 points / Jump 70.0 metres)
Canada will be looking to defend its Team Overall crown with the USA fielding a strong team of world-class athletes to bring the title back home and on home soil.
In addition to watching the best waterski athletes in the world at Sunset Lakes, the home of the Jack Travers Waterski School
, there will be food trucks and a Waterski Vendor Village featuring the latest waterski equipment, accessories and services from Masterline, Aluminum Boat Cradles, Action Horizon, Connelly Skis, D3 Skis, Edge, HO Skis, Lapoint Skis, Radar Skis, Stoke Skis, Michael Hayes Jewelers, Performance Ski & Surf and Wrapped Skis
The event’s official merchandiser, Fine Designs
, will have custom merchandise on sale at the event venue and the official event photographer, Glossy Prints
, will have a wide-angle lens focused on every skier throughout the event.
All skiers will be towed exclusively by the award-winning Ski Nautique
will be the official tow rope.
The 2021 Visit Lake County Florida IWWF World Waterski Championships, presented by Guaranteed Rate, will be live-streamed all 6 days on IWWF’s YouTube Channel.
General Information, Results, Starting Orders, etc.
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
Social Media & Other Important Links:
IWWF’s Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/iwwfed/
IWWF’s Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/IWWFED
IWWF’s Website: iwwf.sport