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Hansen Wins Junior Masters Titles

Kennedy Hansen. Photography by Spencer ShultzU.S. water ski athlete Kennedy Hansen (Milton, Fla.) won titles in Junior Women’s tricks (6,570 points) and overall (2,806.5 points) on Friday at the 27th Nautique Junior Masters Water Ski & Wakeboard Tournament at Callaway Gardens’ Robin Lake in Pine Mountain, Ga. Hansen also placed third in Junior Women’s jumping (121 feet).

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5 Things Friday – May 24, 2019

Here’s your 5 Things Friday for May 24, 2019:

1. The 27th Nautique Junior Masters Water Ski Tournament will be held today at Callaway Gardens’ Robin Lake in Pine Mountain, Ga. Some of the world’s top junior water ski athletes (age 17 and under on Dec. 31, 2018) will compete for titles in slalom, tricks, jumping and overall. Action begins at 8 a.m. (EDT) and a live webcast can be viewed at www.masterswaterski.com

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USA Wakeboard To Hold Team Selection Trials

USA Wakeboard will hold team selection trials on Wednesday, May 29 at 9 a.m. at the Orlando Watersports Complex in Orlando, Fla., for the 2019 ANOC World Beach Games and 2019 IWWF Wakeboard World Championships. The registration deadline for the team trials is 11:59 p.m. (EDT) on Monday, May 27. The registration fee, which includes event registration and membership to USA Water Ski & Wake Sports, is $250.

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Midwest Region Wins Collegiate All-Stars

The National Collegiate Water Ski Association’s Midwest Region won the coveted team title at the 38th Collegiate All-Stars Water Ski Championships, May 18-19, at Swerve Watersports Center in Hillsboro, Tenn. The two-day event included the top-10 men and top-10 women from each of the NCWSA's four regions vying for the regional team title and individual titles in slalom, tricks, jumping and overall.

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Nicholson Earns Spot In Nautique Masters

Allie NicholsonU.S. water ski athlete Allie Nicholson (Gallatin, Tenn.) scored 3 buoys at 39-1/2 feet off on Friday at the Masters Last Chance Qualifier at Jack Travers’ International Tournament Skiing and Sunset Lakes in Groveland, Fla., to earn a spot in next weekend’s women’s slalom event at the 60th Nautique Masters Water Ski Tournament, presented by GM Marine Engine Technology, in Pine Mountain, Ga.

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IWWF Announces 2019 HOF Inductees

The International Waterski & Wakeboard Federation has announced the 2019 inductees to the IWWF International Hall of Fame. Americans Debbie Nordblad (water ski racing), Jennifer Calleri (barefooting) and Jim Grew (official) are among the inductees. Australia’s Emma Sheers (water skiing), Switzerland’s Kuno Ritschard (official) and Australia’s Garry Barton (pioneer) are the other inductees.

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5 Things Friday – May 17, 2019

Welcome to the first edition of 5 Things Friday for 2019. 5 Things Friday is replacing 5 Things To Know This Week, which essentially keeps the same concept, but 5 Things Friday will obviously be posted to the USA Water Ski & Wake Sports website on Friday morning instead of Monday morning throughout the summer tournament season. With that being said, here’s your 5 Things Friday for May 17, 2019.

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Bulletin 2 Available For U21 Water Ski Worlds

Bulletin No. 2 for the 9th Under 21 Water Ski World Championships is now available to view and download. The tournament will be held July 4-7 at Shalom Park in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. To view and download Bulletin No. 2, click here (PDF). For additional information on the 2019 Under 21 Water Ski World Championships, click here.

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ANOC World Beach Games Q&Ps Posted

The selection procedures for U.S. athletes interested in competing in the inaugural ANOC World Beach Games are now available to view and download. These biennial multi-sport Games will be held for the first time, Oct. 12-14, in San Diego, Calif. A total of 48 athletes (24 men and 24 women) will be selected to compete in men’s and women’s wakeboarding and water ski jumping. To view and download the selection procedures for water ski jumping, click here (PDF). To view and download the selection procedures for wakeboarding, click here (PDF).

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Show Ski Nationals’ Entry Forms Available

The official entry forms for the 2019 Indmar Division 1 Show Ski National Championships, presented by Polk County Sports Marketing & Tourism, and 2019 Division 2 Show Ski National Championships are now available to download from the Show Skiing page on the USA Water Ski & Wake Sports website.

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Bulletin 2 Available For Ski Racing Worlds

Bulletin No. 2 for the 21st Water Ski Racing World Championships is now available to view and download. The tournament will be held Sept. 7-15 in Vichy, France. Water ski racing athletes from nearly a dozen countries will compete in six divisions – Men's Formula 1 and Women's Formula 1; Men's Formula 2 and Women's Formula 2; and Junior Boys and Junior Girls – for world titles at the biennial event, which will consist of four races.

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