Greetings Eastern Region skiers and officials. Please see attached agenda for the meeting, several committee reports, and proposed rule changes:
Greetings Eastern Region Skiers/Officials: The 2022 Winter Meeting is this Saturday, Jan. 8th, at 9:00a.m. Below is the link and call-in details for the meeting. An agenda and several reports will be available shortly. All Eastern Region AWSA members are welcome to join the meeting; however, you are asked to please mute your microphone.
Topic: 2022 AWSA Eastern Region Winter Meeting
Time: Jan 8, 2022 09:00 AM Eastern Time (US and Canada)
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Our juniors had a great showing at the 2021 Eastern Regional Championships in Avon, CT. There were 59 junior competitors. The Avon Old Farms Skiers put on a fantastic junior’s party onsite at the Pond, with treats and activities including pizza, snow cones, popcorn, water mats, trampoline, movie night, and lots of fun for everyone. The raffle raised close to $800 for the Eastern Region Junior Development Program.
Most Improved Awards
Congratulations to all juniors who won Most Improved Awards this year.
|B1||Slalom||Yonce, Parker||G1||Slalom||Byrne, Addy|
|B1||Trick||Davis, Benjamin||G2||Jump||Byrne, Tia|
|B1||Overall||Davis, Benjamin||G2||Slalom||Dann, Isabela|
|B2||Jump||Robbins, Ty||G2||Trick||Abelson, Alexia|
|B2||Slalom||Stenger, Samuel||G2||Overall||Dann, Isabela|
|B2||Trick||Tarum, Zane||G3||Jump||Carpenter, Zoe|
|B2||Overall||Robbins, Ty||G3||Slalom||Quimper, Caroline|
|B3||Jump||Abelson, Jake||G3||Trick||Cole, Ava|
|B3||Slalom||Frucci, Robert||G3||Overall||Cole, Ava|
|B3||Trick||Abelson, Jake||G4||Jump||Stenger, Solie|
|B3||Overall||Abelson, Jake||G4||Slalom||Stenger, Solie|
|B4||Jump||Moisan, Victor||G4||Trick||Stenger, Solie|
|B4||Slalom||Quimper, AJ||G4||Overall||Stenger, Solie|
|B4||Trick||Moisan, Victor||G5||Jump||Pottbecker, Sage|
|B4||Overall||Craig, Robbie||G5||Slalom||Pottbecker, Sage|
|B5||Jump||Powell, Robert||G5||Trick||Pottbecker, Sage|
|B5||Slalom||Takken, Mark||G5||Overall||Pottbecker, Sage|
The Eastern Region All Star Team for 2021 was announced at Regionals. The All-Stars were selected based on their ranking score coming into regionals, and their performance at regionals. The All Star Team will be representing the East against teams from the other four Regions at Nationals. The 2021 East Region All Stars are: Ty Robbins, Alexia Abelson, Jake Abelson, Aaron Bartlett, Cameron Davis, Sage Pottbecker – Alternate: Ava Cole, 2nd Alternate: Evan Robbins
Headed to Nationals? See you at the Juniors Party at Nationals – Thursday, August 12th
Joliet Town and Country Lanes
2231 W Jefferson St.
Joliet, IL 60435
Tickets $20/person (skiers and non-skiers)
Thursday, August 12, 2021 5-8pm
5pm-6:15pm B1-3,G1-3 Bowl
6:15pm-6:45pm Awards and Pizza
6:45pm-8pm B4-5, G4-5 Bowl
Please RSVP via the link below, and purchase tickets through PayPal to firstname.lastname@example.org by Monday, August 9. A ticket is required for entry for both junior skiers and family.
**Bowling is for skiers only (due to # of available lanes), but family is welcome to attend the awards and dinner!
Link to RSVP for Juniors Party at Nationals – RSVP by 8/9
In the past 4 days we have enjoyed great performances by water skiers of all ages at the 2021 Mastercraft Eastern Regionals hosted by the Avon Old Farms Skiers in Avon, CT. https://www.oldfarmsskiers.com/2020-eastern-regional-championships/
The juniors started things out on Thursday and Friday with great performances by many of our young skiers.
Here’s a link to all of the results… https://www.awsaeast.org/wp-content/uploads/21E998CS.htm
Important Notice to all Skiers for Pre-Regional Tournament this weekend – July 9, 10, 11.
Due to the ongoing weather and the approach of Storm Elsa, we have made the difficult decision to CANCEL the tournament for this weekend. The Pond in Avon is just not skiable.
With this change, practice for Regionals will begin on Saturday, July 17th to accommodate those who want to get time on the water before Regionals.
We are planning to upgrade our September Tournament to Class E&L to make up for this cancellation.
You can request a refund for this weekend or you can use your entry fee for this weekend to cover the Tournament in September. If you want a refund, please e-mail Dana Hinman at Dana@hinmaninc.com
The 2021 tournament guidebook has been posted (https://www.awsaeast.org/wp-content/uploads/2021-ER-Guidebook-vFInal.pdf).
We are also looking to see who is interested in a professionally printed version and to better understanding who prefers digital means to review the tournaments listings. This said, please complete the below 5 question survey, especially if you are looking to receive a printed version of the guidebook in your mailbox.
Please complete the survey by March 18th.
Thank you for your engagement and support!
Wishing everyone a wonderful summer! May we all enjoy a little ‘free-ranging’ this ski season!!