Archive for July, 2010

New Zealand Water Ski Assoc. elect New President

After 15 years on the NZWSA exec, Ed Donald recently resigned to allow John Weller to take on the role of NZWSA President.
We extend a warm welcome to John and fond temporary farewell to Ed. 

Chinese Taipei Water Ski & Wakeboard Association

At the recent AGM Mr Thomas Lin stood down from the position of President together with his hard working Secretary General Christine Hui after four years in office.
In the subsequent elections Joe Jean-Nan CHOU was elected President whilst Dr. James C.I. CHIEN, who currently teaches at National Taipei University, was appointed General Secretary. Their terms […]

Malaysian Open Date Change

A)   MWWF PUTRAJAYA WATERSKI & WAKEBOARD OPEN (ROUND 4 OF MALAYSIAN CHAMPIONSHIPS) in November 2010 new date and new format announcement:
Originally scheduled for the first weekend in November the dates are now changed to 11-14 Nov 2010 for Round 4. The event will run over 4 days from Thursday to Sunday.
Round 4 will feature once again Slalom, […]

Lebanese Federation Name Change

We are pleased to advise that the Lebanese Waterski Federation has recently changed it’s name to the Lebanese Waterski and Wakeboard Federation. We wish them well.

Australians win medals at World Cable Wakeboard Championships

The AAO Confederation congratulates the newly affiliated Australian WWF  Cable Wakeboard Team who did themselves proud with a solid Bronze medal at the World Cable Championships in Germany last weekend. A great event with Aussie Team Manager Lauren Ormsby finishing a strong second in the Open Women’s event only being pipped by 6 points from Kirsteen Mitchell […]

Luke Thomas Wakeboard Clinic , Putrajaya

1.Date: Sunday 12th to Saturday 25th September 2010
2.Venue: WWWC Waterski & Wakeboard School @ Maritime Centre,Presint 5, Putrajaya - visit and click “contact us” to view location maps.
3. Luke Thomas Coach & Ride Per Set Rate: RM120 per set of 15 minutes ride on weekends or public […]

Round 3 of the Malaysian Championships

Round 3 of the Malaysian Championships concluded yesterday (Sunday 18 July) at Putrajaya.
*         Sasha Christian of Singapore, Asian Women Wakeboard Champion,
took top podium spot in Wakeboard Open event against tough competition.
*         Kuwait participated for the first time in Malaysia, with a 7-strong contingent with a win by Falah Adel Al-Falah in […]

2010 IWWF AAO and Asian Championships

To be hosted by the Indonesian Federation in Jakarta the 2010 AAO Championships & the Asian Championships could see record numbers of participants with 130 potential competitors in the AAO three events tournament skiing, barefoot and wakeboard. Representing 17 countries or regions. Dates 5-10th October 2010 venue Lake Sunter, Jakarta Indonesia.
If there is sufficient interest on 6th […]

2010 IWWF AAO Championships Bulletin II

(incorporating the Asian Championships)
5th to 10th OCTOBER 2010

Bulletin 2

1. Sanctioning Body

International Waterski & Wakeboard Federation Asia, Australasia & Oceania (AAO)
2. Organizer & New Contact Information

Indonesia Water Ski Association
Gedung Direksi Gelora Bung Karno,
Lt. 8,
Jl. Pintu I Senayan,
Jakarta 10270, Indonesia
Phone/Fax : +62 21 5732812
Attention: Mr Irwan […]

New Asian Jump Record

 We are pleased to announce that a new Asian Jump record has been recognised. The new jump record of 56.8m was set by  Korean Ji-min Jeong  at the John Roach Memorial tournament at the Jim Grew Lake, Florida, USA  on 16th April 2010. The previous record was held by Eum-yoon Young of 55.2m who still holds […]