Jordan has been a member of the Aqua Skiers since 2008. During her time with the team she has held various board positions and is currently the Committee Chair of the marketing and social media for both the Aqua Skiers and Wisconsin State Water Ski Show Championships. She also is the lead of designing, ordering, and on-site sales for the tournament apparel.
Katie has been a member of the Aqua Skiers since 2016 and is currently the team's Membership Secretary. During the tournament Katie specializes in the logistics of running the Beer Garden's concessions area and bar.
The Wisconsin State Water Ski Show Championships has proudly been hosted by the Wisconsin Rapids Aqua Skiers since it's inception in 1967! The tournament takes place the third full weekend of July every summer at Red Sands Beach, Lake Wazeecha in Wisconsin Rapids. The championships is a full four days featuring 24 of Wisconsin's best show water ski teams and 75 individuals all competing for a chance to qualify for the National Water Ski Show Championships. Teams are given one hour to put on their best themed performance for the thousands of spectators that pack Red Sands Beach. The tournament continues to grow every year and now features a beer garden, concessions stands, various different vendors, and tournament clothing.
In 2023 the tournament filled all hotels in the Wisconsin Rapids and Plover area for the extended weekend and brought in over $3.7 million dollars in revenue to the Wisconsin Rapids Area! The past two years the tournament has also been webcasted live. Total views for 2023 were 148,450 worldwide!
In 2021 we were honored to be featured on Small Town Big Deal. The 20 minute episode aired nationwide on more than 300 television stations and is still viewable on youtube.
In 2023 we had the opportunity to work with Discover Wisconsin's new show, Uniquely Wisconsin. Check out this sneak peak starting at 11 minutes in. Full episode will air in January of 2024.