3rd February 2022

Russ Dickson, Chairman of IWWF's Sports Business Committee, has received the IWWF President's Award for his contribution to the 2021 Visit Lake Florida IWWF World Waterski Championships held at Jack Travers Waterski School, Sunset Lakes, USA.

This award is bestowed as an acknowledgement of the vastly valuable contributions he has made to the International Waterski & Wakeboard Federation. He has displayed phenomenal dedication, integrity, and perseverance. The international development he has created is fundamental in the expansion & evolution of our sport. 

Russ Dickson, who is also the current President of Water Ski And Wakeboard Canada, has been active in sports for over 40 years as a National Champion, coaching and officiating as an IWWF Pan-Am Judge and International driver. Also involved with hockey and snow skiing, he coached and got involved with Alpine Canada as a member of their Business Development Group (Marketing and Events) and High-Performance Committee.


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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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