The 2009 Badwater
PARK on the MENOMINEE RIVER
SPREAD EAGLE, WISCONSIN.
Celebrating 50 Years
of Family Oriented Water Ski Entertainment
5 miles west
of Iron Mountain Michigan, just off Highway
The Badwater Ski-Ters
compete in the Wisconsin State Show Ski Tournament, Division
and the Jump Team competes in the individual jumping event
for Division I & Division II Teams.
BADWATER SKI-TER NEWS
Badwater Ski-ters Jump Team takes Second Place at Nationals
August 9, 2013 at Loves Park, Illinois
Freestyle Individual Jumping
Second Place: John Kriegl
Congratulations to the Awesome Jumpers!
Kwahamot ALL STAR TOURNAMENT
Saturday, August 25, 2012
Badwater Ski-Ters took 2nd place in the All Star Tournament hosted
by the Kwahamot Ski Club inTomahawk, Wisconsin.
Their opening act, a widow maker over a pyramid and a front flip, took 1st Place for the Most Unique Act.
Each team competing in the tournament had 22 members from teams throughout the midwest.
We are all very proud of the Badwater Ski-ters!
2011 Competition Results
2011 Division II Nationals at Tomahawk, Wisconsin
The Badwater Ski-Ters Show Team took 3rd Place at the Division II Nationals on August 6th and 7th.
15 Teams from the midwest competed
in this tournament.
Wonderful job Badwater Ski-Ters!
The Badwater Ski-Ters Show Team took 2nd Place
in the Wisconsin State Show Ski Tournament in Wisconsin Rapids on July 22-23, 2011.
This is the largest water ski show tournament in the world.
There were 12 teams competing in Division II
The crowd was dazzled by the wonderful girls 4-tier pyramid!
Congratulations to the entire team for an amazing performance!
Good Luck at the the Nationals in Tomahawk, WI on August 6th & 7th!
The Badwater Ski-Ters Jump Team took 1st place
in the Wisconsin State Show Ski Tournament in Wisconsin Rapids on July 21, 2011.
Jump Teams from both Division I and Division II competed in this event.
Eric Bergland took 1st Place in Freestyle Jump!
CHEERS for the Jumpers!
Ski-Ters Jump Team: 2009 Wisconsin State
Badwater Ski-ters Jump Team took 1st place
at the 2009 Wisconsin State Show Ski Tournament,
I and Division II Team Competition
Awesome jumping with no falls! ! !
Erik Berglund won the Individual Freestyle Event
Joh Kriegl took 4th place.
Congratulations to the Badwater Ski-Ters Jump
Ski-Ters 2009 Wisconsin Champion Jump
Members: Eric Berglund, John Kriegl, Adam Michaud,
Andy Ross, & Dan Shaughnessy
Jim Martin & Joe Kriegl. Spotters: Nicole
Martin & Mark Schinderle
Announcer: Elizabeth Momont
The Badwater Ski-Ters
Jump Team will be competing for the National Team Jump
Friday, August 7, 2009 at Shorewood Park in Loves Park,
Eric and John will also be competing in the National
Freestyle Individual Jumping competition.
Good Luck to all!
2010 Wisconsin State
Badwater Ski-Ters took 4th place in the Wisconsin State Show
Division II, held in Wisconsin Rapids on July 15, 16, &
Show skiing is judged in a variety of categories and the
Badwater Ski-Ters took first place trophies with the show team Jump
Act, Comedy Acts, and the Most Original/Unique Act, the "Widow Maker" over a pyramid.
Erik Berglund was named the Outstanding Male Skier and received the Jack Lukes Award.
The team also tied for second place for Dock and Equipment . . .
team effort involving many members of the Ski Team.
Wisconsin State Show Ski
Badwater Ski-Ters took 2nd place in the Wisconsin
State Show Ski Tournament,
Division II, held in Wisconsin Rapids on July 17,
18, & 19, 2009.
This is the highest our team has ever scored in
show ski competition.
Show skiing is judged in a variety of categories
and the Badwater Ski-Ters took first place with the
show team jump act and their unique comedy acts,
the"Yip Yips" and Baby ZZ. The team also took third
place for Dock and Equipment, Tow Boat Driving, the
Sound Crew, and Showmanship . . . a whole team
effort involving many members of the Ski Team.
Here for Show Tournament
The Webcast is being archived and should be ready in early
STATE SHOW TOURNAMENT
The Badwater Ski-Ters placed fifth in
this year's 2008 Wisconsin State Show Tournament in
Wisconsin Rapids. They also took first place for their
awesome barefoot acts, and their unique comedy acts.
In Individual Competition, the
Badwater Ski-Ters Jump Team placed well in Team Jump and
qualified for National Competition held on August 8th in
Wisconsin Rapids, WI where they took fifth place.
Way to go Badwater Ski-Ters!
2008 Water Ski Show
The Badwater Ski-Ters Jump
Team took Fifth Place
at the 2008 Division
I National Show Ski Jump Tournament
August 8th in Wisconsin
Congratulations to the 2008 Badwater
Ski-Ters Jump Team!
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2007: Jump Team takes
The Badwater Ski-Ters Jump
Team placed first in the Team Jumping Event
at the 2007 Wisconsin State Water Ski Show Tournament on
July 19, 2007.
Congratulations Team! Great Job!
2006 Ballet Line
Badwater Ski-Ters Final
Bottom Tier: Brent Larson, Joe
Kriegl, John Kriegl, Tim Nelson, Brian Lequia, Josh
Second Tier: Nicole Martin, Erica Sleik, Beth
Third Tier: Jamie Roberts, Kristie Unger
Top Tier: Vita Hill
Badwater Ski-Ters Jump Team tied for 2nd Place
at the 2005 Division I National Show Ski Jump
August 12, in Janesville, Wisconsin
Ski-Ters amazed the audience with their creative
jumps and flips
including the Widow Maker, the Organ Donor, and the
to the Badwater Ski-Ters 2005 Jump
Martin, John Kriegl, Ron Bradke, Dan Shaughnessy,
Brian Lequia, Erik Berglund, Derek Schinderle, and
Martin; Boat Drivers, Mike Fox, Mike Lequia, and
Spotters, Val Berglund, Sue Fox, Kim Jacobs, and
Time Keeper, Aileen; Score Keepers, Halee and Gina;
2003 National Show Team Jump Championship
August 8, 2003
The Badwater Ski-Ters
thrilled the crowd at the National Show Ski Tournament held
at Shorewood Park in Loves Park, IL as they took to the
water and completed their fantastic jump routine. Opening
with John's famous Gainer and "sticking" every jump, they
performed the Pinwheel, Triple Heli Split, and the amazing
new "Organ Donor" to win the 2003 Show Jump National
Come out and see
the show and enjoy the
2003 Badwater Ski-Ters National Show Jump Champions
Congratulations to our
Champion Jump Team!
John, Joe, Brent, Ron, Brian, and Dan!
Boat drivers, Jim & Mike; Spotters, Mike, Donna, &
Announcer, Kevin, and the rest of the gang!
The Badwater Ski-Ters are
Celebrating 50 Years of Family Oriented Water Ski
5 miles west of Iron
Mountain Michigan, just off Highway US-2
Shine...Every Wednesday and Sunday Summer Night at 6 p.m.
on the Badwaters of the Menominee River in Spread Eagle,
Watch for our sign 1 mile past the bridge over the Menominee
Come out for a pleasant evening and enjoy a great water
Come see some of the best water
skiers in Northern Wisconsin and the Upper Peninsula of
The Badwater Ski-Ters present a free,
wholesome hour and a half show throughout the entire summer
Don't miss our Night Shows. Check our schedule for dates and time.
Come out and enjoy Water Skiing Under the Stars, a unique
night skiing spectacular
and have a wonderful evening.
The Badwater Ski-Ters Water
Ski Show is located just 5 miles west of Iron Mountain,
2003 BadWater Ski-Ters
Waterski Show Team
on Highway US 2 & 141. Watch for the signs.
Bring a blanket or a lawn chair and
enjoy a wonderful water ski show.
Watch the exciting barefoot line,
thrilling jumping, trick skiing, swivel skiing, deep water
barefoot, wakeboarding, ballet line, Eric on the fantastic
Sky-Ski, strap doubles, the breathtaking pyramid, plus many
more acts designed for your enjoyment. Enjoy our WIP Show
where the new skiers present their acts.
The Badwater Ski-Ters present shows Wednesday and Sunday
Nights at Vagabond Park in Spread Eagle, Wis.
Bring the Whole Family ! No
New members and volunteers of
all ages are always welcome.
The Badwater Ski-Ters are a
non-profit organization staffed by
Andy Ross. . . back gainer
The shows are scheduled to begin at 6 p.m. Admission is
Special Show Labor Day
Sunday, at 2:00 in the
Badwater Ski-ters Waterski Show Schedule
Always Fun! Always
For information on Badwater Ski-Ters
please e-mail us at: skiters@charter..net
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address to work properly.
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