Canadian Water Ski and Wakeboard Association

Canadian Water Ski and Wakeboard Association

August 12, 2008 13:49 ET

Media Alert: Best Water Skiers Meet in Toronto for National Championship

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Aug. 12, 2008) -

Attention Sports Editors, General Assignment Editors

Some of the biggest names in the water ski world will be in Toronto this week as the city hosts the 57th annual Canadian Water Ski Championships.

Summer Ski will feature Drew Ross, Jaret Llewellyn, Trent Finlayson and more than 100 of the country's best water skiers as they compete over four days in traditional slalom, the six-foot jump and the ever-popular trick skiing. The event will take place August 14 to 17 in Newmarket, Ont. - just 40 minutes north of Toronto.

This event will also feature the Adaptive Water Ski Team - which showcases athletes with disabilities competing in some of the toughest water sports.

Canadian National Water Ski Championships.

Summer Ski, 18205 Keele Street, King Township, Ontario 4 km west of Newmarket, Ontario.

August 14-17, 2008. Start time: 7am - 6pm
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Photos and interview opportunities will be available with Paul Roberts OWSA President, Drew Ross, Whitney McClintock, Jaret Llewellyn and other world ranked athletes throughout the week.

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