This Saturday July 30th, the Rough Water Warriors will hold their 4th annual sit ski clinic at Prairie Lake, NE of Holton Ks. If you know some one that has a disability and would like to ski, send us an email to Retavbds@gmail.com . The clinic will be 10 – 5:30 for those with disabilities.
Finally getting back to Film Friday. Enjoy this act by Derek. We call it Ladder/Barefoot. He rides a 4 ft round disk, and climbs a 4ft ladder. When he reaches the top he “flys” and does a barefoot start. Many time the ladder will stay standing in the middle of the lake. Enjoy this video,
One of the tools the club uses to teach skiing is the barefoot boom. It can be used at very slow speeds to teach young kids to ski. Being right next to the boat is very safe, and allows the coach to give the skier directions that they can hear, see and understand immediately. The
Baylie, Matt & Derek do Trios for the first time together. Each has been in trios before, but never all 3 together. Notice the harnesses around the men’s waist. It takes a lot of trust to ski in the strap. Our spotters (Amy & Dave) in the boat must have it perfect. A fall and
One of the things our team takes very seriously is our safety. Our sport of Water skiing is not terribly dangerous, but we push that envelope. We do things that make most skiers say “NO WAY”. A few years ago the entire club traveled to Wisconsin and learned how to climb pyramids safely. A couple
Our newest climbers talk about how high our pyramids might go this summer. So darn cute and very brave young ladies. 3 or 4 or 6 High from Rough Water Warriors on Vimeo.
Film Friday: We hope to feature a short video about the club each Friday. Some will be short and simple, others like our first one, are longer and more produced. One of the things are club is most know for is our Sit Ski program. We use our sit skis weekly throughout the summer months.
Next week we will be switching to Film Friday so, for the last Team Tuesday, I thought I would tell you a little about myself. My Dad bought a boat in the 60’s. It was a 40 hp aluminum boat. Some of my best memories with him are when we would sneak out and go
We are nearing ski season and the end of our Team Tuesday features. Soon we will be starting Film Friday. We hope to give you a different video each week of one of our acts. One of our last features is Alex. He has been on the water since before he was born. Alex started