7th March 2020

Current IWWF World Women’s Slalom Champion Manon Costard from France

Current IWWF World Waterski Champions and World Record Holders will hit the Yarra River this morning at the  60th Moomba Masters in downtown Melbourne, Australia.

The list of skiers include Manon Costard (FRA) and Joel Howley (AUS) the current IWWF World Slalom Champions, Anna Gay (USA & defending Moomba Masters Champion) and Patricio Font current IWWF Trick Champions, and Jacinta Carrol (AUS) current IWWF World World Women’s Jump Champion.

Also joining the field of slalom skiers are former World Slalom Champions Thomas Degasperi (ITA / defending Moomba Masters Champion), Will Asher (GBR), Nate Smith (USA / current IWWF World Record Holder) and Frederick Winter (GBR).

Current Women’s World Trick Record Holder Erika Lang (USA) and current World Men’s Overall Champion  Martin Kolman (CZE & defending Moomba Masters Trick & Overall Champion) will join the field of trick skiers.

2019 ANOC World Beach Games Women’s Jump Champion Aliaksandra Danisheuskaya (BLR), former World Overall Champion Felipe Miranda (CHI) and former World Jump Champion and Record Holder Freddy Krueger (USA & defending Moomba Masters Champion) will compete in the jump event.

Ski Nautique, IWWF’s Official World Waterski Championships towboat, will be used to tow all 3 waterski disciplines – slalom, trick and jump.

Open Waterski Results

The event will be live-streamed all Saturday to Monday.  Revised Moomba Masters Waterski Schedule (Melbourne, Australia time):

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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IWWF’s Website:  www.iwwf.sport