2017 Canadian Western Water Ski Championships

KEY TOURNAMENT INFORMATION

Dates: July 28th  to 30th, 2017

Location: Albert Dyck Park, Abbotsford, BC

Familiarization

Friday, July 28th, 2017, 8am – 4:30pm

$20 for 4 slalom passes, 2 jumps, or 2 trick passes (max. 2 falls)

Familiarization Allocation

Available familiarization time will be first come first served basis.

Skiers must self-register for familiarization.

No other individual may register for familiarization time on behalf of the skier.

Tournament Format

2 rounds Slalom, 1 round Trick, 1 round Jump

Westerns medals and placement are based on first round only – WRL/CRC

Westerns event days: Saturday and Sunday July 29 & 30.

Eligibility

Must hold a WSWC Membership, meet the qualification standards, be properly registered and be either a Canadian Citizen or a landed immigrant in Canada (WSWC Rule Book Appendix III, (1) and Appendix VI)

Deadline for Receipt of Qualifications

All qualifications must be received at the WSWC National office by 5:00 PM EST Monday, July 24th, 2017.

Registration

Online registrations close Tuesday, July 25 at 5pm. Online registrations can be completed by using VISA or MasterCard at: Link TBA

It is the responsibility of the skier to confirm that his/her registration has been received by the hosting committee. LATE REGISTRATION WILL BE ACCEPTED UP UNTIL 6:00PM THE DAY PRIOR TO THE SKIERS EVENT. A $75 LATE REGISTRATION FEE APPLIES.

Westerns 2 round record capable entry fees:

One Event: $140

Two Events: $160

Three Events: $180

Family rate is maximum $420. (Where 2 or more skiers are from the same family a maximum payment will be collected of $420 dollars. ie. 4 skiers from the same family all ski 1 event they will only pay maximum $420.)

Register Here: Westerns 2017

Westerns Seeding

Seeding is in the order of the skier’s best sanctioned tournament results from the past 12 months.

All results must be received by Water Ski and Wakeboard Canada by the qualifying deadline prior to the start of the

tournament.

Familiarization will be available on the Friday.

A banquet will be held following the last day of competition.

Tournament Towboat Selection

TBA

Tournament Towropes and Handles

TBA

Bar B Q & Medal Presentation (skiers registration includes 1 banquet ticket)

Saturday July 29th (on site BBQ) – details to follow.

Extra Tickets $25.00 per adult, $15.00 for 13 and under

Tickets must be pre-purchased during online registration.

Registration Here: Westerns 2017

TRANSPORTAION

Nearest Airport

Abbotsford International

Gate Fees

Free admission

ACCOMMODATIONS

Best Western Hotel: Skier room rate is $169 and rate is valid until 2 weeks prior to competition. Hotel is located about 5 minutes from ski site at 32110 Marshall Rd, Abbotsford, BC V2T 1A1.

Phone number: (604) 853-3111

CAMPING ON SITE:

Limited Camping is available on site this year. Please contact Corey Walters at corey@fvwsc.org for rates and information.

SCHEDULE

Sat: Slalom and Jump 

Sun:  Trick and Slalom

Running order TBA

Registration here: Westerns 2017

More info and registration form to follow so be sure to check back regularly for updates on your 2017 Westerns.