Pine Mountain, GA (May 28, 2021) – The Ski Nautique and Super Air Nautique G23 made their weekend debut on Robin Lake today, as the world’s best junior waterski and wakeboard athletes claimed titles during the 28th Nautique Junior Mastere, presented by GM Marine.
The world record-setting Ski Nautique started the day pulling Pablo Font (MEX) to a new course record and the Junior Men’s title with a score of 10,030 points. Kennedy Hansen (USA) took home the Junior Women’s Trick discipline behind the Ski Nautique as well after scoring 7,980 points. “I feel extremely happy about the results and grateful for everyone who’s helped me get here!” said Pablo Font. “The conditions were really good, as the wake was smooth and clean.”
It was a day of course records, as Federico Jaramillo (COL) showcased his talents and received a Junior Masters title during the Junior Men’s Slalom final after he ran 3.00 @ 10.75 M. Success was in the family today as Federico’s sister, Luisa Jaramillo (COL), took home the Masters Junior Women’s Slalom title after she ran 0.00 @ 11.25 M.
The conditions were perfect for the Junior Women’s Jump division, where Agustina Varas (CHI) jumped an incredible distance of 144 feet (43.8m) to win the 28th Junior Masters title for her division. The Ski Nautique pulled Pôl Duplan-Fribourg (FRA) during the Junior Men’s Jump to a distance of 186 feet (56.6m) to win the Junior Men’s Jump discipline.
The award-winning Super Air Nautique G23 set up perfect wakes for the Junior Men’s Wakeboard riders, and after it was all said and done Jamie Huser (SUI) who took home the Junior Masters title. After laying down two perfect passes behind the award-winning G23 in the Junior Women’s Wakeboard division, Kira Lewis (USA) celebrated her first Junior Masters title on the iconic Robin Lake.
After it was all said and done, it was Kennedy Hansen (USA) taking the Overall Junior Women Masters title behind the Ski Nautique with 3,000 points. On the Junior Men side of things, it was Blaze Grubbs (USA) who won the Overall Junior Men Masters title after accumulating 2,758.4 points.
For complete up-to-date scores of the Junior Masters, please visit masterswaterski.com/standings/
An invitation to compete in the Masters is universally considered an acknowledgement of achievement for reaching the pinnacle in a given watersports discipline – only the world’s most elite athletes compete at the Masters. This tournament is sanctioned by IWWF/USA Water Ski and WWA. Watch all of 61st Masters action live on Saturday May 29th starting at 8:00AM EDT, please visit masterswaterski.com.
About Nautique Boat Company:
Nautique is celebrating its 96th anniversary of delivering excellence in the marine industry. A subsidiary of Correct Craft, Nautique has been on the waters of the world with a passion for innovation since 1925. Delivering the very best waterski, wakeboard and wakesurf boats on the market, Nautique continues to drive progression with their award-winning technology and dedication to building the highest-quality boats imaginable. New technology, performance innovations and attention to detail are the cornerstones of what makes the Nautique brand the industry leader. Through the Nautique Cares initiative, employees and athletes dedicate themselves to not only making a difference on the water, but to extend their support to people in need around the world. The world’s best ski boat, world’s best wake boat, and a company that cares. To learn more visit Nautique.com
About Correct Craft: Celebrating 96 years of excellence in the marine industry, Correct Craft is a Florida-based company with global operations. Focused on “Making Life Better,” the Correct Craft family includes Nautique, Centurion, Supreme, Bass Cat, Yar-Craft, SeaArk, Parker, and Bryant boat companies, Pleasurecraft Marine Engine Group, Watershed Innovation and Aktion Parks. For more information please visit www.correctcraft.com.