Waterskiing - 27 Jun 2017
In the spirit of Peace & Sport, the International Waterski & Wakeboard Federation (IWWF) recently completed a two-day waterski and wakeboard coaching seminar in Pyongyang, Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPR Korea). The Peace & Sport organisation, based in Monaco and working in five continents, helps to make sport a vehicle for tolerance, respect, sharing and citizenship.
Waterskiing - 26 Sep 2016
With Wakeboard athletes from sixteen countries competing at this last World Cup Stop of the year, combined with the YiHe Open Championships, the standard of both the men and women’s performances have never been higher. As the final results emerged, it was consistency and experience which eventually made the difference.
Waterskiing - 21 Sep 2016
This coming weekend will see the very best in the sport of Wakeboard from eleven countries competing for the coveted International Waterski & Wakeboard Federation (IWWF) World Cup title in what will be the 46th Stop of this highly successful global series at Linyi on the banks of the Yi River between Beijing and Shanghai in China's Shandong Province.
Waterskiing - 15 Sep 2016
For many of the highest ranked Wakeboard Riders in the World, China’s magnificent Linyi City waterfront stadium is now a familiar venue. Exactly five years ago, the City constructed this architectural masterpiece specifically to stage what was then the 32nd Stop of the World Cup Series of the International Waterski & Wakeboard Federation (IWWF). This return visit to Linyi will celebrate the 46th Stop of the series – the longest running and most successful of the IWWF.
Wakeboard - 26 Nov 2012
Athletes from 24 countries took part in a spectacular 35th World Cup Stop of the International Waterski and Wakeboard Federation in front of record crowds in Palembang Indonesia.
Wakeboard - 31 Aug 2012
All is now set for this weekend’s 34th World Cup Stop which will take place in the shadow of Tokyo’s Rainbow Bridge, directly in front the popular Aqua City beach area. With blue skies and 34C temperatures throughout Friday’s Official Practice, the 44 Wakeboard Riders from over 20 countries are now fully acclimatized to the heat.
Wakeboard - 23 Aug 2011
IWWF President, Kuno Ritschard, informed IWWF World Congress delegates of the July 14th announcement of the IOC to include the sport of Wakeboard in the short list of sports to be considered for inclusion in the 2020 Olympic Games.
Wakeboard - 04 Nov 2009
The world’s top Waterski athletes from 15 countries are now converging on Kuala Lumpur’s International Airport for the short ride to Putrajaya and will be the 29th World Cup Stop in the series.