Learn to ski with the National Champion Water Ski Club. In partnership with Thrivent Financial, The Browns Lake Aquaducks will host a Learn to Ski Clinic out on Browns Lake on August 21st, 2017 from 6:00 – 8:00 PM. The event is open to members of the community ages 10 – 17 years old. No experience required. The Ducks will provide skis, ropes, the boat, and life jackets. The event is free, but donations are welcome, as fundraising is what keeps our team going. Please e-mail [email protected] to reserve your spot. (Max. 10 spots.)
The Brown’s Lake Aquaducks are excited to announce their 2017 Division II National Water Ski Championship! Hosted by the Kwahamot Water Ski Club in Tomahawk, WI, the tournament featured 7 teams competing for the title. The Aquaducks tallied 1,426.77 points after earning top scores for the best Swivel Act, Pyramid Team, Doubles Act, Tow Boat driving, Pick-Up Boat Crew, Showmanship, and Comedy Act.
The Aquaducks are also proud to announce that Doubles Couple Jillian Matoska and Justin Spiegelhoff ranked 2nd in the Nation after competing in the individual Doubles Competition.
To further the achievements, Brown’s Lake Aquaduck member, Carmen Ledger, won MVP – Outstanding Female Performer of the entire tournament.
The Aquaducks are looking forward to bringing their National Champion Show back to the waters of Brown’s Lake, Burlington, WI. If you haven’t enjoyed a FREE show yet this season, make sure to catch one before season’s end, Labor Day weekend. The official schedule can be found here. To see more photos of our tournament, click here.
Our $5,000 Raffle dinner and show has been rescheduled for Wednesday, August 9th. As originally planned, the show will begin at 6:30pm. All raffle ticket holders are welcome to join us at The Veteran’s Terrace after the show for dinner and the grand prize drawings. Good Luck!
The Aquaducks brought back a Division II 3rd place trophy from the 51st Wisconsin State Water Ski Show Championships, July 20-23, at Lake Wazeecha’s Red Sands Beach in Wisconsin Rapids, Wis. Hosted by the Wisconsin Rapids Aqua Skiers, the tournament featured 24 teams in three divisions. The Aquaducks tallied 1,367.58 points after earning top scores for the best Ballet Line, Pyramid, and Tow Boat driving.
The Aquaducks are now preparing for the Division II National Show Ski Competition to be held Aug. 3rd and 4th in Tomahawk, WI.
After cancelling a few home shows due to high lake levels, all remaining home shows are scheduled to perform as usual. Click here for a full show schedule.
The equipment truck for our team has reached its lifespan. We are able to drive this only a few short miles at a time, but we are not able to travel our equipment to tournaments, or any off-site events.
To prepare for our 2017 season, we have launched a “Duck Truck Fund” to help raise money for a new truck. If you would like to help contribute to our new truck, please click on the donation button below.
If you would like to learn more about our team, before donating, please click here.
Once again, the WI State Water Ski Tournament came and went in a blink of an eye. The 50th annual competition was yet another fun event, and The Ducks brought a beautiful, solid pyramid on the water. The Double-Top 4-high Pyramid won the highest scoring pyramid in Division II! 22 people strong, The Ducks were able to successfully climb the pyramid with a mile to spare, before entering the show course.
The overall show brought home a 3rd place trophy, with 286 points shy of first place. While The Duck’s won’t be able to travel to the National Tournament this year, they are not finished here. The team is continuously working on growing bigger and better. Make sure to catch a show before the season is over. Only 5 more weeks left!
The 2015 Wisconsin State Water Ski Tournament wrapped up on July 19th. The Ducks took home a 4th place trophy for the overall show, only 39 points away from the win! Our Tow Boat Drivers and Ballet Line dazzled the audience with their 1st place win for box scores! Below are a few highlights from our trip at the beautiful Lake Wauzeecha:
Congratulations to all of this weekend’s performers, and an extra special thank you to our host, the Wisconsin Rapids Aqua Skiers.
We are now off to the Division II National Tournament, this July 31st through August 2nd.
The Aquaducks took 2nd place in Division 2 at the Wisconsin State Water Ski Tournament. The tournament was held July 17th – July 20th at Lake Wauzeecha in Wisconsin Rapids. Overall 24 teams throughout Wisconsin competed, with 9 teams in our Division 2 bracket. Our team is even happier to announce that our showmanship, pick-up boats, and tow boats took 1st place!!
Congratulations to all the teams that competed. We enjoyed yet another fun State Tournament. Stay tuned for the results in the upcoming National Tournament, held at Hidden Lake in Warsaw IN, August 1st – 3rd.
On Saturday, September 14th, The Brown’s Lake Aquaducks joined by Badgerland, Muskego Waterbugs, Backwater Gamblers, and The Beaverland Must-skis, set a Guinness Book of World Record pulling a 60 person pyramid with a single boat powered by 3 Evinrude 300hp motors! Thank you to everyone who made this possible. We were honored to be apart of such an historic event.
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