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Towboat Draw Announced For 80th Goode Nationals

The Towboat Draw for the 80th Goode Water Ski National Championships is now available to view and download. Towboat manufacturers Malibu, MasterCraft and Nautique will pull the tournament skiers. The 80th Goode Water Ski National Championships will be held Aug. 7-13 in Maize, Kansas. View Towboat Draw.

Webcast Fund-Raising Information

The American Water Ski Association (AWSA) in partnership with USA Water Ski & Wake Sports and The Waterski Broadcasting Company (TWBC), is raising funds from skiers, families, sponsors and water ski enthusiasts to produce a live webcast of the 80th Goode Water Ski National Championships, Aug. 7-13, in Maize, Kansas. The goal is to live webcast the entire 7-day event, including all age divisions. USA Water Ski & Wake Sports, AWSA and each of the AWSA Regions have already contributed a combined $20,000 to support the effort, but an additional $10,000 is needed through this crowd-sourced fund-raising initiative to make this happen. Note: USA Water Ski & Wake Sports and AWSA fully endorse this fundraiser by TWBC.

Attention Competitors: Slalom Rope Information

Thanks to Masterline’s sponsorship it has been decided to offer both the standard “Pro” slalom line and the “Optimized 2.0” slalom line at the 2022 Goode Water Ski National Championships. The “Pro” line (black rope) will be the default rope used for all slalom events with the Optimized rope available upon request. Youth ropes will be available for the Junior events as is applicable for the Division and Class of event.

Tournament Schedule Set For Goode Water Ski National Championships

The tournament schedule (revised 3/17/22) has been released for the 80th Goode Water Ski National Championships, Aug. 7-13, at Mystic Lakes in Maize, Kan. Mystic Lakes, which includes two world-record capability water ski lakes, previously hosted the Nationals in 2018. It also will host the 2022 Midwest Regional Water Ski Championships, July 29-31. The nation’s top water ski athletes will compete for national titles in slalom, tricks, jumping and overall in respective age divisions and two Open divisions during the seven-day Nationals. Advancement to the world’s largest three-event water ski tournament is primarily earned through placement on the national rankings list. Athletes also can qualify by placing in the top-five in the previous year’s event or at respective 2022 regional championships. View and Download Tournament Schedule (revised 3/17/22).  

Delta Airlines Offering Discount For Nationals Participants

Delta Air Lines is pleased to offer special discounts for USA Water Ski & Wake Sports to the Goode Water Ski National Championships. Please click here to book your flights! You may also call Delta Meeting Network® at 1.800.328.1111* Monday–Friday, 7:00 a.m. – 7:30 p.m. (CDT) and refer to Meeting Event Code NMVRZThe code is good for discounts on Delta flights into the Wichita, KS airport from Aug. 2 - Aug. 17, 2022. *Please note there is not a service fee for reservations booked and ticketed via the reservation 800 number.

Mystic Lakes To Host 80th Goode Water Ski National Championships

The Mystic Lakes Ski Club in Maize, Kan., will host the 80th Goode Water Ski National Championships, Aug. 7-13, 2022. Mystic Lakes, which includes two world-record capability water ski lakes, previously hosted the Nationals in 2018. It also will host the 2022 Midwest Regional Water Ski Championships, July 29-31. The nation’s top water ski athletes will compete for national titles in slalom, tricks, jumping and overall in respective age divisions and two Open divisions during the seven-day Nationals. Advancement to the world’s largest three-event water ski tournament is primarily earned through placement on the national rankings list. Athletes also can qualify by placing in the top-five in the previous year’s event or at respective 2022 regional championships. The first national championships was held in 1939 at Jones Beach in Long Island, N.Y. Except for three years during World War II (1942-1944), the Nationals has been held every year since 1939. Goode Skis, a National level sponsor of USA Water Ski & Wake Sports, has been the title sponsor since 2000.  

 

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