BEAVER LAKE CHALLENGE FORMAT CHANGE
The Beaver Lake Ski Club is hosting the Beaver Lake Challenge traditional 3 event Class C and F tournament on August 2nd and 3rd. The event will include 3 rounds of Slalom, 2 Trick and 2 Jump. The original format of 4 pull max Pick and Choose has been modified to allow all 3 event skiers to get 2 pulls in each event for a total of 6 pulls. In addition, Slalom only skiers registered for 3 rounds will have the Turn and Burn option on round 3.
Please mail entries to Val Mitchell 2048 Rivershore Road Elizabeth City, NC 27909. Make checks payable to Beaver Lake Ski Club. The entry fees are as follows:
2 pulls $60.00
3 pulls $65.00
4 pulls $75.00
6 pulls $80.00
Fun division offered with mini-course. We welcome all beginning skiers to make this their first tournament! There will also be a Safety Clinic conducted on Saturday morning during the Slalom event for Safety maintenance or Safety Coordinator certification. Dinner Saturday night is included with entry.
Registration is now open for our August 23 tournament on USA Water Ski, under Mystic Waters Ski and Skeet. Our primary goal for this tournament is to promote water skiing as a fun and healthy sport…and to have FUN! We will also learn a lot and next year will be better (and bigger…)
This is a cash prize event with the best drivers, including Tommy Harrington Chief Driver, Chris Eller and Jeff Gilbert. We have a total $7,000 purse, divided with $3,000 to Open Men top three places, $3,000 Open Women top three places and $1,000 Pro Am winner (only first place team wins cash). MasterCraft, Nautique and Centurion will pull the tournament. Entries are limited and we already have a number of pros signed up. Our deadline for registration is August 1. We know you have a lot of events on your plate in the coming weeks, and hope you can come enjoy this one as well. Entry fee is $150 for the ski tournament and $50 for the skeet tournament, and we are limited to 30 entries.
Taking bids on a 9100 Goode Ski 220 amp 67" with Wiley's Pro Series XL bindings for Jr Development. This was Gary Pressleys ski. Email bid to
Meredith Pressley Stone
Hey tommy- I thought for the auction on dad's ski we could leave the bidding open til his tournament (oct 18-19). I thought that might be good since April wanted to leave the bidding open for a few months. Melissa & I will donate a portion of the proceeds to the ncwsa jr development fund
If you are a North Carolina State Champion and would like a ring or necklace please call me.
This year’s North Carolina Waterski Association annual Team Tournament, will be held at Skyview Lake in Harmony, NC on September 6th.,with proceeds being donated to the American Cancer Society, in memory of North Carolina Waterski Association former skiers and officials Gary Pressley and Dana Reed. Please make sure you add this to your calendar and start working now to put your team together. Outlined below is the team form NC Team Tournament Format
·Up to 5 skiers per team.
·For team member scores to be part of the team scoring, prior to the Team Tournament & within the 12 months prior to the team tournament, each team member shall have skied in a minimum of 2 sanctioned tournaments and have 2 or more tournament scores (you can be on the team without skiing 2 or more tournaments, but your score will not be used toward placement in team scoring).
And there is a great opportunity to pick up one of those scores this coming weekend, June 14th & 15th, at Clear Lake.
·Team score will be the cumulative result of the best 3 out of 5 team members.
·Handicapping will be utilized with the initial baseline being the skiers AWSA ranking list average, without penalties.
·Team Tournament winners will be based on two rounds of slalom.