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Louisiana-Monroe Wins Collegiate Nationals

Louisiana-Lafayette's Dane Mechler won the men's slalom title.The University of Louisiana-Monroe water ski team won the Division 1 national title at the 36th Collegiate Water Ski National Championships, Oct. 16-18, at TriLakes in Zachary, La. The Warhawks tallied 12,830 points in winning their fourth consecutive national title and 26th title in the history of the event. The University of Louisiana-Lafayette finished second, scoring 12,415 points.

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14 Athletes Win National Ski Racing Titles

Bryin Yedor won the GrassRoots division at the 10th U.S. Open Water Ski Racing National Championships.Fourteen water ski racing athletes won titles at the 10th annual U.S. Open Water Ski Racing National Championships, Oct. 11-12, in San Diego, Calif. The National Water Ski Racing Association, a sport discipline organization of USA Water Ski since 1991, hosted the two-day competition.

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11 Athletes Win National Kneeboard Titles

A'lisa Piper swept titles in the Open Women division.Eleven athletes won national kneeboard titles in respective divisions and events at the 30th Kneeboard National Championships, Oct. 11-12, on Lake Persimmon in Lake Placid, Fla. The Nationals was organized and hosted by the American Kneeboard Association, a sport discipline organization of USA Water Ski.

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U.S. Team Wins Gold Medal At 35+ Worlds

April Coble-Eller won the gold medal in Over 35 Women slalom.The U.S. 35+ Water Ski Team won the overall team gold medal and 43 U.S. water ski athletes combined to earn 63 individual medals in respective events at the 3rd 35+ Water Ski World Championships, Oct. 8-12, at Sunset Lakes in Groveland, Fla. The United States tallied 12,699.58 points in winning the gold medal at the biennial event. Great Britain earned the silver medal with 10,224.46 points and Canada earned the bronze medal with 9.868.96 points.

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Show Ski Webcast Archives Now Available

The webcast archives from the 2014 Division 1 Show Ski National Championships and the 2014 World Show Ski Tournament are now available. To view the archives from the Show Ski Nationals, click here. To view the archives from the World Show Ski Tournament, click here.

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Ultimate Skiers' Weekend Set For Oct. 23-25

U.S. water ski athlete Chris Parrish will compete in the U.S. Open and participate in the Ski with the Legends.USA Water Ski in partnership with Nautique and CBS are excited to bring back the Nautique U.S. Open Water Ski Championships in 2014 as it coincides with USA Water Ski's 75th Anniversary and the USA Water Ski Foundation's Ski with the Legends Event. The U.S. Open weekend will be the ultimate skiers' weekend – for professional skiers, legends and water ski fans from around the world. For more information, including a tentative schedule of the weekend activities, click here (PDF).

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Athletes, Team Of The Month Selected

Regina Jaquess won the women's slalom title at the California Water Ski Pro Am.USA Water Ski has selected Nate Smith (McCordsville, Ind.) and Regina Jaquess (Santa Rosa Beach, Fla.) as its Male Athlete of the Month and Female Athlete of the Month, respectively, for August. The 2014 USA Water Ski Show Team was selected Team of the Month. Smith and Jaquess are now eligible for the United States Olympic Committee's Athlete of the Month honors.

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U.S. Open Fact Sheet Now Available

U.S. athlete Erika Lang, the current women's world record holder in tricks, will compete in the 21st U.S. Open Water Ski Championships.The tournament Fact Sheet (PDF) for the 21st Nautique U.S. Open Water Ski Championships is now available for download. The U.S. Open will be held Oct. 23-25 in central Florida. The world’s top water ski athletes will compete for cash prizes and respective titles in men’s and women’s slalom, tricks, jumping and overall in the heart of the water sports capital of the world. The world-record capability preliminary round will take place Oct. 23-24 at Lake Grew – adjacent to USA Water Ski headquarters and the USA Water Ski Foundation’s Water Ski Hall of Fame & Museum – in Polk City, Fla. The semifinals and finals will be held Oct. 25 at downtown Orlando’s famed Lake Ivanhoe. To view and download the Fact Sheet, click here (PDF). Athletes can register for the U.S. Open by clicking here.

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AWSA To Hold Online Officials' Clinic

The American Water Ski Association will hold a Judges/Scorers Clinic via GoToMeeting.com on Saturday, Oct. 18. Bob Harris of the Kentucky Lake Ski Nuts will conduct the clinic.

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Site Needed For 2015 U.S. Team Trials

USA Water Ski is accepting proposals from USA Water Ski clubs, cities and event venues for the 2015 U.S. Elite Water Ski Team Trials. Every two years, skiers have the opportunity to participate in the U.S. Elite Water Ski Team Trials. The two-round event gives skiers from the United States an opportunity to compete in a world-record capability competition and qualify for the six-member team that will represent the United States at the Water Ski World Championships and Pan American Water Ski Championships.

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