Is this heaven? No… it’s PGA! Season Opener being held May 9, 2015

It sounds like a golf tournament, but it’s really the Southern Region’s traditional season opening barefoot tournament held on the smoothest water in West Palm Beach Gardens, Florida!  Nothing fancy, just great water, sun and three rounds of tricks or slalom.   No jumping is offered but we do have optional surface hops over gators! If you are interested in joining...

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Tom Gabey wins Mens 5 Overall at 2014 US Nationals

Georgia’s own Tom Gabey has returned to the water with a bang… winning the Mens 5 National Overall Championships at the 2014 Barefoot Nationals at the Blue Moo in Alma Center, Wisconsin. After six years off the water,  Tom began training eight weeks before the 2014 Southern Regionals. At Nationals, Tom dominated the Mens 5 field in jumping placing first with...

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Betsy Gilman medals at 2014 Barefoot World Championships

Betsy Gilman won the silver medal in Senior Womens Jump and Bronze in Senior Womens Tricks at the 2014 World Barefoot Waterski Championships in Mulwala, Australia. Full results from 2014...

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2013 Jim Boyette Southern Regionals makes history

When Jim Boyette arrived at Lake David in Groveland, Florida on Saturday, July 27th, he had a smile on his face and one foot in history. With his start in the tricks event, the 85-year-old namesake of the Southern Regionals became the oldest person to ski the tournament, beating “Banana” George Blair by three months.  And that was just the start of an amazing...

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Chris Wakefield places 17th in World Championships

Chris Wakefield is back barefooting on Lake Lanier after a trip to the Barefoot World Championships at the Barefoot Ski Ranch in Waco, Texas.  Chris competed in tricks and hit the water...

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