of the United States of America
Long Beach Grand National (small boat Catalina)
-- September 17 -- Sponsored by Mike Avila Motorsports
This event is confirmed! Sign in, late registration, driver / observer meeting, etc will be held the day of the event at the Queensway Launch Ramp. Open, Intermediate and Senior classes must run behind boats 21' or less. All other classes may run boats up to 27'. $200 entry fee. All participants must be members of NWSRA / USAWS. Drivers must have current MVR, observers must have current 1st Aid / CPR. Online registration will be available approx. 30 days prior to the event. More details to follow.
US Open Nationals Confirmed -- October 8 & 9
The 2016 US Open Water Ski Racing National Championships will be held at Havasu Springs on October 8 & 9. "Nationals" were previously held at Havasu Springs in 1986, 1987 and 1989 with many regional sprint and marathon races held there well in to the 1990s. NWSRA is happy to rekindle this race venue and thank the owners and operators of the facility for having us back.
Mandatory Motor Vehicle Review (MVR) for Drivers
All ski race boat drivers must pass a MVR Review, prior to participation. Reviews are valid for 2 years. These take several days and up to a week or so to complete, so please submit sooner rather than later. Follow the instructions below. These links also provide additional details on the review and process.
• Log into your “Members-Only” section of USA Water Ski’s Web site (www.usawaterski.org) using your membership number and password (if you don’t know it, please click the “Help Me Sign In” link)
• Click on the “Drivers’ Programs” link from the navigational menu on the left-hand side of the page
• Click on the “Purchase and Authorize a Motor Vehicle Record (MVR) Review” link and follow the instructions to pay the $12.50 screening fee
• Click on the link provided on your payment receipt to go to USA Water Ski’s screening agency’s Web site to submit your authorization.