Skiing in China – A 9 Year Old’s Perspective

Here’s an account of the recent trip to China from a 9-year old’s perspective. Skiing was awesome. There was a big building where everyone watched us perform. There were lots of people and we skied great. The Chinese team would … Continue reading

A Few More Pictures from China…

Here are a few pictures that have come back from China through social media…       Thanks to Brea for sharing these pictures! Like this:Like Loading… … Continue reading

Finally on the Water in China

Here’s the second update we’ve received back from the group over in China. This update is from Tiffany. After arriving to Liuzhou on Thursday the group decided to check out the city. The water festival was going on near our … Continue reading

Mad-City is back in China!

On Monday of this week (Sept 30), a group of Mad-City skiers and a few friends from other teams headed over to China to compete in a water ski show competition. The group included Mad-City members Russ Tieman, Mike Imhof, … Continue reading

China Updates for Oct 6 & 7

Oct 6 –1st Tournament Day in Liuzhou–we got to the site at 8:30 for a 9:30 show, with still no practice allowed yet. However “change of plans”, practice was allowed for both teams. The jump ramp side curtains grabbed the … Continue reading

Updates from China for Oct 2nd through the 5th – Lots of Travel

October 2nd Mad-City Boyz made it safe and sound to Shanghai yesterday afternoon. A total 36 hour trip for them before they saw a bed, because directly after they landed in Shanghai we all took a domestic flight to the … Continue reading

More Site Seeing Pictures from China

Don sent back some more pictures they’ve taken while site seeing. It looks like they’ve made it to a big city, but I don’t have any more details other than the pictures shown below. Like this:Like Loading…

Some Site Seeing Pictures from China

A brief update on the competition they just finished: We lost the competition by 7 points. Skied really well yesterday, but the jump sunk and without jumping with these guys… John had to reorganize. He has done a GREAT job!. … Continue reading

Day 2 at the Jin Xi Lake Competition

(Sept 29) Yesterday we wrapped up the 2-day Jin Xi Lake Competition. China’s score placed them in 1st and us in a close margin behind, in 2nd… Arik Lebda got most valuable male in the Jin Xi tournament. The tournament trophy looks … Continue reading

Day 1 of the Competition

Sept 27 – hot and partly sunny. We had good practices and skied the opening ceremonies at Jin Xi Lake. The Chinese had no falls, we had a couple –but all went great. Dinner for 200+ involved with the event … Continue reading