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NSSA Seeks World Team Show Director

The National Show Ski Association's International Competition Committee is now accepting resumes for the Show Director(s) for the 2016 USA Water Ski Show Team that will compete in the 3rd World Show Ski Tournament. The Show Director(s) will be chosen at the NSSA board of directors' meeting on Friday, March 13, 2015, in Lake Geneva, Wis. To view and download the complete job description ad qualifications, click here (PDF).

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Think Tank 2015 Set For March 13-15

The Wisconsin Water Ski Federation's 39th annual Wisconsin Water Ski Convention & Expo (Think Tank) will be held March 13-15 at Grand Geneva Resort in Lake Geneva, Wis. Think Tank is the premier water skiing education experience, offering training for nearly every water ski discipline as well as seminars and forums on a variety of other topics, including team management, show production, club operations, fundraising and insurance.

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In Memoriam: Show Ski Pioneer Jack Lukes

Jack Lukes, 1930-2015John "Jack" Lukes Jr., age 84, of Wisconsin Rapids, Wis., died Friday, Jan. 16 at Riverview Hospital. Jack was founder, charter president and lifetime member of the Wisconsin Rapids Aqua Skiers as well as the first chairman of the Wisconsin Water Ski Federation. He was inducted into the Wisconsin Water Ski Federation Hall of Fame, located at the Tommy Bartlett Water Ski Show in Wisconsin Dells. In 2010 he was the recipient of the USA Water Ski Foundationís Award of Distinction.

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Club Insurance Program Renewed For 2015

USA Water Ski and Entertainment & Sports Insurance eXperts (ESIX) are pleased to announce the renewal of the USA Water Ski Club Insurance Program for 2015. The 2015 program will reflect the same terms and conditions as the expiring 2014 program. The program provides General Liability and Participant Accident coverage for USA Water Ski affiliated clubs with respect to the club operations, activities and exposures that fall outside of the scope of insurance provided by USA Water Ski as part of sanctioning.

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NSSA Selects 2014 Award Recipients

Kendall Krieger was selected the National Show Ski Association's 2014 Female Athlete of the Year.The National Show Ski Association recently announced its 2014 award recipients. They will be honored at the USA Water Ski awards reception on Saturday, Jan. 24, at USA Water Ski headquarters in Polk City, Fla. The award winners are as follows: The Rock Aqua Jays Water Ski Show Team (Janesville, Wis.), Team of the Year; Kendall Krieger (Lake Bluff, Ill.), Female Athlete of the Year; Jayson Rishling (Wonder Lake, Ill.), Male Athlete of the Year; Steve Slatter (Janesville, Wis.), Official of the Year; Larry Meany (Waterloo, Iowa), Honorary National Director; Maggie Muleski (Wisconsin Rapids, Wis.), Volunteer of the Year; David Rezin (Janesville, Wis.), Matt Heilman (Verona, Wis.), Tim Cullen (Janesville, Wis.), Don Heilman (Middleton, Wis.) and Dan Wang (Verona, Wis.), Presidentís Award; USA Water Ski Show Team, Thatís Incredible Award; and Jim Lauzon (posthumously), Lifetime Achievement Award.

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