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2017 WSWBC Annual Awards: Accepting Nominations

2017 WSWBC Annual Awards: Accepting Nominations

Water Ski & Wakeboard BC annually presents the following awards to recognize our member’s achievements and contributions to Towed water sports.  Please submit your nominations for the 2017 season here. Curtis McDonell Memorial Trophy Presented each year to an individual or group who has made outstanding contributions to the sport. […]

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Elite Athlete Funding: 2017 Application Now Open

Elite Athlete Funding: 2017 Application Now Open

The 2017 Elite Athlete Funding application window is open now until January 31, 2018. Please review the updated criteria below and submit an application through the online form. 2017 Elite Athlete Funding Criteria All applicants must have been under the age of 19 as of January 1, 2017 and a WSWBC […]

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2018 BC Wakeboard Team Application

2018 BC Wakeboard Team Application

WSWBC is now accepting applications for the 2018 BC Wakeboard Team. The Wakeboard Committee will review applications and rank athletes based on 2017 competition results, a fundamental skills assessment and commitment to the program. The deadline for applications is Monday, January 14, 2018. This is the tentative overview of the 2018 BC […]

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BC Barefoot Grant

BC Barefoot Grant

Water Ski & Wakeboard BC is looking to support BC Barefoot athletes that have been actively training and competing during the 2017 summer season. WSWBC is asking all eligible barefoot athletes to apply for funding to offset expenses related to travel and competition. Applications will be reviewed at the annual […]

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BC Riders Dominate at the 2017 Canadian Wake Nationals

BC Riders Dominate at the 2017 Canadian Wake Nationals

The 2017 Canadian Wakeboard Nationals were held at The Ranch Wake Park, Newmarket Ontario. August 19 to 22nd, 2017. 9 BC riders took home a combined 14 medals including 7 Gold, 4 Silver and 3 Bronze medals. BC had the most athletes in attendance second to the strong local Ontario […]

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Water Ski Provincials Cancelled

Water Ski Provincials Cancelled

Dear WSWBC members, After exploring options and very careful consideration, we regret to inform you that due to unforeseen circumstances with the wildfire situation in BC, we have decided to formally cancel the BC Water Ski Provincialsfor the 2017 season.  We feel that even in the event we were able to host the tournament at […]

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Aaron Rathy competes in the park competition at the Red Bull Wake Open in Tampa, FL, USA on 6 July 2013.

Aaron Rathy: Purple Hazed

Aaron Rathy of Nanaimo BC releases his latest edit. Tune in below:

2017 AGM – February 28th

2017 AGM – February 28th

Thanks to all those who attended our 2017 AGM. Here is the video recording for those that were not able to attend.  WSWBC will be holding our 2017 AGM on Tuesday, February 28th at 7:00pm. The AGM will be held via teleconference using GoToWebinar. There are several ways to connect […]

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Take the Pledge: #EraseBullying in Sport

Take the Pledge: #EraseBullying in Sport

Sport has the capacity to shape, mold, and enrich the lives of our athletes. Sport should empower our youth to put in the work, to encourage goal setting, to cultivate mentorship, and create everlasting friendships. A sport environment in which participants, athletes, coaches, volunteers, spectators and officials are exposed to negative experiences, […]

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Annual Award winners and call for nominations

Annual Award winners and call for nominations

Water Ski & Wakeboard BC annually presents the following awards to selected members to recognize their achievements and contributions to Towed water sports.  Thank you for your contributions to our sport. Curtis McDonell Memorial Trophy: Cory Bate Presented each year to an individual or group who has made outstanding contributions […]

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