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2020 Barefoot Nationals Canceled

By Scott N. Atkinson | July 21, 2020, 9:33 a.m. (ET)

The American Barefoot Club’s board of directors has voted to cancel the 2020 Barefoot Water Ski National Championships due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The 43rd Barefoot Nationals was scheduled for Aug. 20-23 in Polk City, Fla. The 2020 Jim Boyette Southern Regional Barefoot Water Ski Championships remains scheduled at this time for Aug. 15-16 in Polk City, Fla.

The Southern Regionals will be held at Action Water Sports’ Lake Grew in Polk City. For more information, visit


Scott N. Atkinson

Scott N. Atkinson is the Senior Director, Communications & External Relations for USA Water Ski & Wake Sports, and Editor of The Water Skier magazine.