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Jean Van Dyck of www.studioboule.be has produced this video of Belgium’s Hailey Van de Ven at the Grobbendonk race in October 2012.
Luc Belde has produced this TV footage of the 2012 European Championships at Genk Belgium.
The new Bernico F1 xtreme – built in Belgium.
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SkiRace TV Episode 3 Grafton Bridge 2 Bridge 2012
Ben Hackett from Stinga has shared this movie from Grafton. They raced closely with Burnin all the way and over the line to win Unlimited Inboard.
Driver: Greg Houston | Observer: Kevin Boylan | Skiers: Jack Houston & Ben Hackett
Will Newland has produced another great video of the recent British national at Weston Super Mare.
Here’s another video from Kristy and Michael – this time on board Superclass boat Mercforce at the 2012 QLD State Titles 2012. KrizmikIndustries
There is a strong tradition of water skiing on Tenerife (Canary Islands) in Spain since the 70s and Jonas Garcia is one of those who keep the sport going today.
With there being 1000 miles from Tenerife to Spanish mainland, and 2000 miles to Belgium, it’s an expensive and time consuming task to compete in European championship races.
However the internet and social networks has made it possible for teams on Tenerife to learn more about the sport and improve.
Jonas has shared with us , a video of the Tenerife team “Kings of the Sea”.
3 x World Water Ski Racing Champion Chris Stout became the fastest man to ever ski up the Hawkesbury River, from Brooklyn to Windsor, in 2011 – behind Burnin’.
Another great ski racing movie from Luc at Beldé Productions of after two days of European Championship racing in Belgium. Day 3 is today and more footage will follow.
Luc Beldé produces professional ski racing footage for Belgian TV and has produced this English language version for the international audience.
A selection of Clips throughtout the 11-12 ski Race season featuring Krizmik Industries.
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Luc Belde has captured a can of the action from the Beringen race in Belgium.
Luc Belde has put together this terrific compilation of canal action, which is all set to kick off on 1 July 2012 in the shape of the most gruelling race water ski in the world …The Diamond Race.
Ski Racing Australia have opened a Youtube account and have been adding heaps of interviews and races.
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British skier Dan Ellis & the Stand & Deliver Team capture 9 mins of their 1 hour race at Burnham GB in April 2012.
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Stevie of Belgium has pulled together a few glimpses of what’s to come in the Belgian / European water ski racing season this year.
Team The Beast Racing 2011 Bridge to Bridge.
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Kristy & Michael Geddes have produced this video of Superman at the Bakers Blitz Southern 80 2012 using Liquid Image Goggle Cameras available through Krizmik Industries, editing done by Krizmik Industries also.
The 1st of the Club Marine Southern 80 shows, covering the Beechworth Bakeries Baker’s Blitz and the Fearless President’s Invitational are now available to view on the Speedweek website.
Check out all of the action from this years sprint for pole positions !
Commentated by Dave Bishop and Troy Kennedy, this show also shows the incredible images of Blazen’ burning, and The Syndicate losing their rudder from previous years.
Brace yourself for the 100mph+ fall by Daniel Shipp !!
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Two great Southern 80 compilation videos from Nat Martin of Team Bullseye
Check out this 8 minute video of the 2012 Southern 80
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Thanks to Geoff Watson for sharing this great piece of archived (silent) footage from the 1950’s
Video of Lachlan Nix & Jason Cartledge water ski racing at Lake Charm. Wait for the collision right at the end.
Luc Beldé has shared a bunch more of his videos from Belgium and you can watch them by clicking any of the links below.
Thanks to Luc Beldé for this 4 minute video compilation from the 2011 Diamond Race.
With thanks to the Super Class crews for producing this, the 2010 Feros Hotel Group Sydney Bridge to Bridge Water Ski Race Super Class Special.
Thanks also for allowing it’s public release.
This is the full length movie from last year’s race of the top crews.
Stinga, Hellrazor, Firebird, Blazen, Top Gun, Merc Force, Agitator, Superman, The B & Sapphire Racing do Battle.
I caught up with Australia’s Dave Bishop to talk about the 2011 worlds in this 20minute phone interview.
Steven Van Gaeveren has been clocking up wins for Belgium for a number of years and he follows in the footsteps of Belgium’s previous world class racers. In 2009 he became the F2 World Champion and on the weekend at Cardiff Bay he was named the 2011 F1 European Champion.
Enjoy a taste of what happened at the 2010 Diamond Race as teams prepare for the 2011 event and the most grueling water ski race in the world.
Roger Lincoln published this Boat-cam footage from the 7th May Hunstanton Club Race in GB.
The video below is of James Bartlett and Team “Bubblin Hot” at the 2011 Marnham National Race.
Some Aussie action caught on film from the last couple of months.
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Here’s 20 minutes of action from the stunning Lochearnhead in Scotland and one of the rounds of the 1993 Worthington Speedski Challenge produced by Peter Butler and Liz Hobbs (MBE). Another 20 minutes to be published next week.
On-board footage from superclass boat Top Gun in the 2011 GTS Mildura Easter 100 Dash for Cash. Qualifying 3rd at 123mph for the main race on Sunday.
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The footage below is by Philbie.
A superb piece of boat-cam footage from the Australian World Team selection race this weekend.
Coffs Harbour NBN News Report on the Grafton Bridge to Bridge re-run.
Moreton Bay World’s Course Trial Day pictorial, combining the photography of Linda Keys, Mick Kelly, Geoff Anderson & Wade Bennett, to catch all of the boats and crews in action.
Superclass boats battle it out on the Hawkesbury River. A preview of the broadcast going to air on One HD Australia. Watch the Superclass Teaser from the upcoming ONE HD special on the 2010 Feros Hotels Bridge to Bridge.
Wade Bennett has made up these two movies of all of the action from the 2010 Feros Hotels Sydney Bridge to Bridge Ski Race.
Manel Avella has posted this video from the 2010 European Championships in Arcos de la Frontera, Spain.
Manel Avella has uploaded this video of racing at Willersbach.
Here’s a great video from the 1993 British Water Ski Racing Championships. Hosted by Peter Butler & former two-time World Champions Liz Hobbs (MBE), the event was the final round held in Dundee Scotland.
Below you can watch 45 minutes from the 4 rounds of the Mens & Womens 1991 World Water Ski Racing Championships from Darwin, Australia.
Footage of round 1 of the 1993 F1 British Championships, hosted by Peter Butler and former two time World Champions Liz Hobbs (MBE).
Coverage of the 1993 F2 British Championships – Round 1 Chasewater. Hosted by Peter Butler and former two time World Champion, Liz Hobbs (MBE).
1938 race from Catalina Island to Hermosa Beach, California.
Great Britain, Belgium and Holland compete in this 45 mile race in 1969. Brendan Bowles from Penarth Water Ski Club won the race. Thanks to Geoff Watson for finding this.
26 teams race 26 Miles in this 1961 Water Ski race in Sydney, Australia.
Archived footage of the 1955 New York to Atlantic City Water Ski Race. The race took 8 hrs over 110 miles.. Many thanks to Geoff Watson for digging this up.
Great archived footage of the old Cross Channel Water Ski Race. Many thanks to Geoff Watson for sharing this.
Great archived footage of the old Cross Channel Water Ski Race. Many thanks to Geoff Watson for digging this up.
Great video footage of the 2010 Green Island Ski Racing Classic from Cairns, Australia.
Paul Mitchener in Australia has just lunched a new community website at www.skiracersworld.com – he’s also just published this video using footage of the H120 taken from 3 cameras in “Play’n with Fire” during their Veterans race at the H120.
Start of Round 4 of Mens F1 & F2 – video
Here’s a great video compilation which Stevie has put together of Force Boats in action in Europe.
Roger Lincoln has made this video from boat-cam footage when Aussie Ben Gulley took part in the 2008 European Championships in Ramsgate back in 2008. Driver is Frank Fleming and observer is Stephen Young.
Wade Bennett has created a great selection of race videos which you can watch below.
Courtesy of Carlos Rosas of CR Productions, below is a video of the interviews he did with Pete & Lauryn after the race.
Watch the video and see who wins in the Ducati, Powerboat, Audi R8 & Helicopter Race at Viersel In Belgium – home of the Diamond Race. Ski Racing’s Micha Robyn was on the bike and Jules Leysen in the Cat.
Sensational video footage of World Water Ski racing Champion Wayne Mawer training off Cairns behind Wizard – a 24 ft Ocean Sport.
Wade Bennett has dug up 4 videos from the 1980 Bridge to Bridge and placed them on the Old Skool Facebook page. Here they are below for anyone not on Facebook. Take a look back at some of ski racing’s greats with plenty of interviews in over 40 minutes of superb archived footage.
iPrime Wagga reports that salvage crews retrieved the shattered wreck of The Mistress from the bottom of Wagga’s Lake Albert after a frightening crash in the Barry Carne Memorial Race last weekend.
Sydney Superclass “Top Gun” in action at the Mildura 100. This 21 ft Connelly is powered by a twin turbo’d 540ci big block chev V8.
Take a look as this team spins out in this year’s Southern 80 on the Murray at high speed. Nicely captured wholey dooley!
Channel Nine’s coverage of the 96 S80, showing a featurette about Graham Ritchie’s Gods Gift and its troubled campaign at the 1996 southern 80, and one about Gotta be Crazy. Both legends of ski racing in Australia.
Steve & Cathy Bird have produced this video of Round One of the British Waterski Racing Championships in Lyme Regis, Dorset.
Neville Fry has published the new version of the 2009 Green Island Water Ski Race.
Neville Fry of Cairns has provided this video footage of the 2009 Green Island Ski Race.
The promo for the Recent Grafton Bridge to Bridge race in Australia.
Short film about Britain’s Team 10 – The Lions – Skier: Toby Duggan.
As you know, Roger Lincoln did a huge amount of filming at the 2009 Worlds to help those not at the event get a taste of the action after each day’s racing.
Britain’s Roger Lincoln has created this 20 minute video of the final round of the Men’s World Water Ski Racing Championships at Viersel in Belgium.
Belgium’s Stevie Strobbe has created this 4 minute video of the final round of the Men’s World Water Ski Racing Championships at Viersel in Belgium.
A video of the opening ceremony @ Ghent by Stevie Strobbe.
Belgium’s Stevie Strobbe has published this video of the Men’s round 3 at Antwerp.
Roger Lincoln made this video of the Women’s round 3 at Viersel today.