Zack Worden

Water Ski

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Events: Slalom, Tricks, Jumping
 
Height: 5’ 11”                                           
 
Weight: 170                                                
 
Began Competing: 6 years old
 
Began Skiing: 2 years old                                                          
Hobbies: Mountain Biking, Working Out
 
Occupation: Student & Ski School Instructor
 
Best Performance:
Slalom 2 at 39-½, Tricks - 7,640 and Jumping - 228 feet (5-½  at 35mph) & 191 feet (5-½  at 32mph)
 
Records:
Boys 2 National Jump Record – 131 feet

Boys 3 National Jump Record – 191 feet

U.S. Junior Masters Course Record – 188 feet

Junior U.S. Open Jumping Record – 191 feet

Junior World Championships Jumping Record – 190 feet

Career Highlights:

2008 Junior Water Ski World Championships - Gold Medalist, Team Overall, Men's Jumping; Silver Medalist, Men's Overall

2008 Junior Moomba Masters Boys' Jump, Slalom, Tricks and Overall Champion

2008 Junior Masters Boys' Jump, Slalom and Overall Champion

2008 Pan American Water Ski Championships Boys' Jump, Slalom, Tricks and Overall Champion

2008 Junior U.S.  Open Boys' Jumping, Slalom and Overall Champion

2007 Junior Masters Boys' Jumping Champion

2007 Junior U.S. Open Boys' Jumping Champion

2007 Boys 3 National Jumping Champion

2007 Under 21 World Jumping Champion

2006 Junior U.S. Open Jumping Champion

2006 Junior World Boys' Jumping Champion

2006 Pan American Water Ski Championships Boys' Jumping and Overall Champion

2004 Boys 2 National Slalom Champion

2004 Boys 2 National Jumping Champion

2003 Boys 2 National Jumping Champion

2002 Boys 2 National Jumping Champion

2001 Boys 1 National Slalom Champion
 
More Information:
Zack's personal best of 228 feet is the longest jump on a 5-½ foot ramp by any skier ever!