Online directory becomes Gold Sponsor of national governing body
POLK CITY, Fla. – USA Water Ski is pleased to announce that WakeScout.com has signed on as a new sponsor of the national governing body of organized water skiing and wakeboarding through 2010.
In addition to its Gold Sponsor and Official Travel Partner designations, WakeScout.com will be recognized as a sponsor of the 2010 GOODE Water Ski National Championships and 2010 Division 1 Show Ski National Championships.
“WakeScout.com is a tremendous resource for water skiers and wakeboarders,” said Steve Upp, USA Water Ski’s director of business development and partnerships. “We are very excited about the partnership with WakeScout.com as it will help promote our clubs and programs to a wide audience of towed water sports enthusiasts.”
With more than 1,000 listings in 73 countries worldwide, WakeScout.com is the water sports community’s online resource for resorts offering water sports to their guests; schools offering instruction and training in a variety of disciplines; clubs welcoming non-members to join them for a day on the water; charters offering to take you out for a ski or board session; cable parks where you can just grab a handle and hit the water; and marinas offering ski boat and equipment rental. For more information, visit WakeScout.com.
“All of us at WakeScout are really excited about teaming up with USA Water Ski,” said Bill Luczo, CEO of WakeScout. “USA Water Ski’s commitment toward representing the best interests of water skiers and wakeboarders nationwide is unparalleled. We believe we will be a great resource for its members, who obviously share our passion for getting on the water…anywhere in the world."
USA Water Ski was formed in 1939 as a non-profit organization promoting water skiing in the United States. USA Water Ski is affiliated with the International Waterski & Wakeboard Federation (world governing body) and is recognized by the United States Olympic Committee and Pan-American Sports Organization as the national governing body of organized water skiing and wakeboarding in the United States.