EVENT MANAGER        Scott Aldrich                                                     Jack  and Lelani Travers

                                    Central Florida Sports Commission                      Sunset Lakes Ski Club

                                    126 East Lucerne Circle                                     20225 CR 33 

                                    Orlando, FL 32801                                             Sunset Lakes Blvd.

                                    407-648-4900 ext. 21                                          Groveland, FL 34736

                                    407-648-2072 (fax)                                             352-429-9027

                                    saldrich@orlandosports.org                                 sunset@atlantic.net


EVENT SITE                 International Tournament Skiing

                                    20225 CR 33

                                    Sunset Lakes Blvd.

                                    Groveland, Florida 34736



ENTRY FEES                $120 USD


HOST HOTEL               Mission Inn Golf & Tennis Resort                     

                                    10400 County Road 48                                   

                                    Howey-in-the-Hills, Florida 34737                     

                                    800-874-9053;  Fax 352-324-2350                                   

                                    Rates (1-4 people):  $93                                 

                                    All major credit cards accepted.                                     

                        Code: Junior Water Ski                                              

                                    Distance to Competition Lake: 16 miles           

                                    Distance to Airport: 40 miles                                          


AIRPORT                      Orlando International Airport (OIA)


                                    Continental Airlines is the Official Airline of the 2004 Junior Water Ski World Championships.  To receive the lowest available fare, call Continental at (800) 468-7022 and use reference code U07KF3 for special pricing.


GROUND                      All major rental car companies available.  Dollar Rent-a-Car will offer a special rate on all rental

TRANSPORT                cars booked through their offices. (More information will be available in later Bulletin Announcements)


OFFICIAL BOAT           Ski Nautique 196, 6 and 5.7 liter, by Correct Craft


PERFECT PASS           6.5 Version or higher


PRACTICE                    Contact Jack or Lelani Travers at sunset@atlantic.net.  A map of the tournament site can be found on www.jacktravers.com.



                                    Please bring your flag and national anthem to the championships.  Deliver them to the crediting office.




VISA                            The nationals of the following countries are under the Visa waiver program:  Australia, Japan, New Zealand, Singapore and all European Union countries (except Greece, Norway, Slovenia and Switzerland).  All citizens of other countries require a Visa.  All citizens of other countries require a Visa.  Please contact the USA Embassy in your country.  If you need a special invitation, please send an email with the exact text and information of the letter you need to the Executive Director of USA Waterski, Mr. Steve McDermeit at smcdermeit@usawaterski.org.



                                    The enclosed “Intent to Enter form” must be sent to the Chairman of the World Tournament Council, Mr. Bob Corson and to the Administration office of Scott Aldrich at the Central Florida Sports Commission, 126 East Lucerne Circle, Orlando, FL 32801 by July 2, 2004.  It may also be faxed at 407-649-2072.


                                    Attention:  Rule 2.05 of the IWSF Tournament Rule book reads as follows:

                                    Each Federation shall certify to the Chairman of the Tournament Council and to the organizing committee, not later than 60 days before the scheduled start of the first event of the World Championships, its intent to compete.  Any Federation not meeting this requirement will not be allowed to compete until they pay a fine of 200 Swiss Francs to the IWSF.



                                    The official entry forms for teams and individuals will be sent with Bulletin 2.



                                    All accreditation forms will be sent out to Federations and persons concerned in due time.


OFFICIALS                   Chief Judge:  Harry De Laat   NED

                                    Assistant Chief Judge:  Jeff Smith   USA

                                    Homologator:  Eddie Roberts   USA

                                    Chief Scorer:  Maritza Concha   CHL

                                    Chief Driver:  Eric Steiner   USA



                                    Camilo Espinel   COL

                                    Waldo Miranda   CHL

                                    Edgardo Martin   ARG

                                    Gavin Kelly   GBR

                                    Werner Schicher   AUT

                                    Maurizio Alessandro   ITA

                                    Bruce Cockburn   AUS

                                    Charlotte Melchers   USA


                                    Alternate Judge:  Steve Gosse   CAN

                                    Scorer:  Robert Howerton   USA

                                    Drivers:  Waldie Prikulies   AUS

                                                   George Alexandris   GRE


INSURANCE                 All skiers will be required to be current USA Water Ski members and to show their membership cards at the time of registration OR to purchase a membership at that time.  Foreign skiers may purchase a special “Foreign” membership (insurance only) for USD 25.00 (see www.usawaterski.org).









                                    The                                                                                         Water Ski Federation intends to


                                    participate in the 2004 Junior Water Ski World Championships September 2 – 5, 2004.




                                    Federation email address:                                                                                              




                                    Our team will consist of the following number of people:









                                    Team Captain’s name




                                    Name of the person in charge of the team





                                    This form should be submitted before July 2, 2004 to the following address:


                                    Scott Aldrich                                                 Bob Corson

                                    Central Florida Sports Commission              Chairman IWSF Tournament Council

                                    126 East Lucerne Circle                                23 Fox Hollow Road

                                    Orlando, FL 32801                                         Voorhees, NJ 08043  USA


                                    saldrich@orlandosports.org                             bcorson@comcast.net

                                    407-648-4900 ext. 21

                                    Fax:  407-649-2072                                         Fax 856-753-3748


                                    Thank you and we look forward to seeing you in September!