Some 230 skiers, barefooters, riders, officials and guests gathered at the Orakei Basin, Auckland for the opening ceremony and welcome dinner for the biennial IWWF Asia & Oceania Waterski Championships.
The Orakei Basin is the home of the Auckland Waterski Club since 1955, which co-hosted the opening function along with the organisers of the championships, the […]
Top cable wakeboard & wakeskate riders from the Asian region have arrived in Phuket, Thailand this week to compete in the first IWWF Asian Cable Wakeboard & Wakeskate Cup at Phuket Wake Park.
The management of Phuket Wake Park has expressed their excitement to welcome 38 riders from 11 countries: China, Chinese […]
The IWWF World Congress was held on Thursday 19th November 2015 in Chapala, Mexico, during the World Waterski Championships.
During the course of the meeting the Malaysian Waterski & Wakeboard Federation successfully bid to host the 2019 World Waterski Championships in Putrajaya, Malaysia.
Aaliyah Yoong-Hanifah, Malaysia 12-year old young waterski star, competing at the Worlds, was delighted […]
Held at Rabbit Lake, Bangkok, from 4th to 8th November 2015, the 2015 Singha IWWF Asian Waterski & Wakeboard Championships proved a great success with numerous personal bests including Mark Leong again breaking the Singapore National record.
The event sponsored by Singha Water was organized by the Thailand Extreme Sports Association in conjunction with IWWF Asia after the […]
The inaugural IWWF Asia & Oceania Cable Wakeboard & Wakeskate Championships came to an exciting conclusion on Sunday 25th October 2015. First off the AO U19 Junior Ladies and Men Finals, Gabby Gabrielle (AUS) took the Ladies’ title ahead of Nadya Sinagai of Indonesia with Akela Bowman (TPE) 3rd. Blake Muller (AUS) […]
The inaugural Asia & Oceania Champonships continued today Saturday 24th October 2015 at Lotus Pond in glorious sunshine.
First up were the AO Under 19 Junior Ladies and Junior Men qualifiers followed by AO +30 Men Qualifiers.
Gabby Gabrielle (AUS) topped the table in Junior Ladies ahead of Akela […]
A lasting legacy at Lotus Pond, Kaohsiung, venue for the waterskiing events at the 2009 World Games Kaohsiung has been the creation of the Lotus Cable Park.
Some 50+ riders from 10 counties have assembled here in Kaohsiung for the 2015 IWWF 1st Asia & Oceania Cable Wakeskate Championships.
At the recently concluded SEA Games held in Singapore 11th -14 July 2015 along with numerous new national records four new SEA Games records were set as follows:
Open Men Slalom
4.00/58/12.00m Leong Mark (SIN) 2015, Singapore
1.00/58/12.00m Wangka Fath Daud (INA) 1997, Jakarta
It was raining heavily as skiers and officials arrived at Bedok Reservoir for the final waterski and wakeboard events of the 28th SEA Games with three gold medals at stake ie men and women’s ski overall and the wakeboard team medal.
Fortunately the breeze and rain eased off allowing the […]