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2012 Nautique IWWF AAO Waterski & Wakeboard Championships
The 2012 Nautique IWWF AAO Waterski & Wakeboard Championships incorporating the Asian Waterski & Wakeboard Championships & Asian U17 Waterski Championships commenced on Friday 24th August 2012. The event kicked off with the Under 17’s all day. The preliminary rounds of the Asian, Australasian & Oceanian (AAO) championships continued on Saturday with slalom and […]

Korea organises Cable Wakeboard Judging Course

 AAO Cable Wakeboard Council Member, Argyrios Daskalopoulos, conducts a Cable Wakeboard Judging Seminar in Korea for the Korean  Waterski & Wakeboard Association at the Olympic rowing site.

Aaliyah Yoong Hanifah smashes Malaysian Open Women’s Trick Record

Aaliyah Yoong Hanifah smashes her own Malaysian open women tricks record of 3230 points with a score of 3630 points in round 2 of the combined open men & women and age groups tricks event in the Coup De Meuzac in France this morning. She is over the moon and she considers this her birthday […]

Women’s Barefoot Trick Record breaks 5000 points

Ashleigh Stebbeings (AUS) made history on June 23, 2012 at the Southern Glass 2012 Barefoot Waterski Tournament. Ashleigh set a new Women’s Barefoot Trick Record of 5050 Pts. and became the first women in history to push the World Record over the 5000 point mark.
The record run will be posted at within the next […]

3rd Asian Beach Games Haiyang

Day 3 Friday 22nd June 2012 
Conditions on Jiulong Lake (Nine Dragons Lake) were ideal when the 2012 Ski Nautique 200 CB pulled Seo Nana (KOR) on her first pass in the ten women trick finals. Fifth off the dock Saaya Hirosawa (JPN) improved on her first round performance with 3020 points as did 8-year old Aaliyah […]

3rd Asian Beach Games Haiyang 2012

 In the women’s wakeboard last chance qualifiers (LCQ) Apassom  Akaraisayaporn (THA) and Tantanasorn Chaiyabood (THA) along with Lee Sunjoo (KOR) and Srirasin Khamklom (THA) all made it through to the semi-finals.

In the men’s LCQ with Alex Yoong opting out it was Wan Ka Choi (HKG), who topped the list of five riders in Heat 1 […]

3rd Asian Beach Games, Haiyang Day 1

Women’s wakeboard preliminaries went according to seedings with the top two in each of the four heats advancing to the semi-finals. Scores of the winners of each heat Miko Asai, (JPN) Duan Zhenkun (KOR), Chen Lili (CHN) and Sasha Christian(SIN) were all fairly similar making the semi-finals something to really look forward to.
First […]

3rd Asian Beach Games, Haiyang 2012

The competition got underway today 20th June 2012 commencing with Wakeboard preliminaries

3rd Asian Beach Games, Haiyang 2012

A spectacular opening ceremony, in a purpose built 18,000 stadium, with the most amazing stage that accomplished all sorts of contortions, kicked off the start of the 3rd Asian Beach Games in Haiyang, Shandong Province, China on Saturday 16th June 2012.
The audience was addressed by Sheik Ahmad Al-Fahad Al-Sabah President, Olympic Council of Asia (OCA)and […]

3rd Asian Beach Games Haiyang China

Preparations are well underway for the start of the 3rd Asian Beach Games in Haiyang, Shandong  Province, China, some 90 minutes drive from the 2008 Olympic Sailing Centre in Qingdao.
13 sports will be competing during the Games between 16th and 22nd of June 2012 for some 49 gold medals
Waterskiing was included in the 2nd […]