Beware of SCAM emails being sent from AWSA members. The Virginia Federation and the AWSA President have both been hit.
Do not reply to emails that reference things like
“American Water Ski Association needs some gift cards for donation”
These are not legitimate!
The scammers are getting very crafty and even adding signature lines that look real.
Let’s Kick-Off 2021 with a Refreshed, Renewed Spirit!
Your Eastern Region (ER) National Directors, Ralph Hall, Doug Robbins and John Wilkins along with me your EVP, all attended the AWSA Board of Directors Winter Meeting this past weekend. Some great ideas and important decisions were made to help shape our sport and the American Water Ski Association.
The Board indicated that they were in favor of the Executive Committee proposed creation of an independent website that presents AWSA, Slalom, Tricks and Jump skiing in a more accessible and attractive format. The hope is to provide a more welcoming introduction to our sport and provide the information that our skiers are looking for. This is not an attempt to break away from USA WSWS, but a more focused site that can include more AWSA centered information with less digging. Jeff will request bids and hopes to use the www.skiawsa.com
Please join us online for the Eastern Region meeting
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Please Submit Nominations for Regionals or Nationals officials prior to January 7th, 2021.
We will be voting at the AWSA Eastern Region Winter Meeting being held on January 9th, 2021. The meeting will begin at 9am and will be completely Virtual via the USA Water Ski and Wake Sports, Goto Meeting. More Details can be found HERE
Submit your NOMINATIONS below.
The 2021 AWSA Eastern Region Winter Meeting will be held completely virtually this year. Please DO NOT travel to the hotel. We will not be there.
Instead we will be meeting via the USA Water Ski and Wake Sports GoToMeeting.
Login information can be found below.
Check out all the actions from this year’s water ski Nationals!
Access the full Archive here: 2020 Goode Water Ski National Championships
(HINT – look for “Webcast Archives” in the list on the left.)
Be sure to let your board members know if you liked the webcast!
We had great participation at our virtual Summer Annual Meeting on Tuesday evening. Please find the meeting minutes posted on our website HERE
Thanks to all that joined us and contributed.
AWSA Eastern Region Summer Meeting 2020
Tue, Jul 28, 2020 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM (EDT)
Please join my meeting from your computer, tablet or smartphone.
You can also dial in using your phone.
(For supported devices, tap a one-touch number below to join instantly.)
United States: +1 (312) 757-3121
– One-touch: tel:+13127573121,,658404693#
Access Code: 658-404-693
First I would like to thank all those that made the Eastern Regional AWSA Tournament possible. Thanks to all of the officials and especially the Avon Old Farm Skiers for doing such a great job hosting the event.
For those skiers who were unable to attend Regionals due to the Connecticut travel restrictions, you may still be able to attend the 2020 National Water Ski Championships. If you are otherwise qualified and wish to participate at Nationals and were coming from a state on the CT “hot list”, please contact Jim Powell, Eastern Region EVP.
Thanks to the Old Farm Skiers in Avon, CT for hosting our 2020 Eastern Regionals and providing a venue for such great performances!
TOMMY KELLY, JR. MEMORIAL AWARD
This award is presented to the best overall male and female skier in the Eastern Regional Tournaments based on total NOPS score.
AL TYLL AWARD
For the highest score in Tricks at the Eastern Regionals
TINY RICHARDS MEMORIAL AWARD
This award is presented to the judge who displays the most skill, knowledge and dedication to the sport of water skiing.
JAMES G. SYLVESTER MEMORIAL TROPHY
This award is presented to the individual demonstrating the highest degree of sportsmanship and integrity in the sport of water skiing.
Congratulations to our award recipients!