U.S. water ski athlete Regina Jaquess won her third consecutive women’s professional slalom title of 2019 on Sunday at the 2nd annual Lake 38 Pro-Am Record Slalom at Lake 38 in Point Milligan, Fla. Jaquess scored 2 buoys at 41 feet off in the finals in defeating Canada’s Whitney McClintock-Rini (1 buoy at 41 feet off) and France’s Manon Costard (3 buoys at 39-1/2 feet off). Jaquess has opened her 2019 season by winning titles at the Swiss Pro Slalom, Nautique Masters ad Lake 38 Pro-Am Record Slalom. She was the only women’s athlete to run the 39-1/2 off pass in all three rounds. She scored 1 buoy at 41 feet off in the first two rounds.
The American Water Ski Association is pleased to announce the field of competitors for the 2019 Junior U.S. Open Water Ski Championships. The 19th Junior U.S. Open Water Ski Championships will be held June 29-29 at Still Waters in Oconomowoc, Wis.
U.S. water ski athletes Regina Jaquess (Santa Rosa Beach, Fla.) and Erika Lang (Gilbert, Ariz.) won titles in respective events at the 60th Nautique Masters Water Ski & Wakeboard Tournament, presented by GM Marine Engine Technology, May 25-26, at Callaway Gardens’ Robin Lake in Pine Mountain, Ga.
U.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).
Thanks to the generous support from the Women’s Sports Foundation’s National Partner, The Gatorade Company, the Women’s Sports Foundation’s Travel & Training Fund is now accepting 2019 grant applications. The deadline for application is May 31, 2019. USA Water Ski & Wake Sports athletes are encouraged to apply for the grant.