Gearing Up for 2016

Event though we still have one show left this year, the team is already hard at work for next year’s show, and that means going higher. This year we consistently managed to put a up a double top 4-high, a … Continue reading

Mad-City Wins 2015 Wisconsin State Show Ski Tournament

The Mad-City Ski Team won the team title Sunday at the 49th Wisconsin State Show Ski Championships at Lake Wazeecha in Wisconsin Rapids held the weekend of July 16 – 19. The Wisconsin State Show Ski Championships is the world’s … Continue reading

2014 Celebrity Jump Pictures & Video

Celebrity Jump 2014 was a huge success! A big “Thank You!” goes out to our 4 participants for helping us raise money at the Clean Lakes Festival. For those of you that missed it, we have photos and a video … Continue reading

60 People, 5 Pyramids, One Boat – A New World Record

The Mad-City Ski Team would like to congratulate our fellow Evinrude sponsored water ski show teams– The Brown’s Lake Aqua Ducks, The Badgerland Water Ski Show Team, The Backwater Gamblers Water Ski Show Team, The Beaverland Must-Skis and The Muskego … Continue reading

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

Nationals Webcast Archive is Now Available

The webcast archive of the 2013 National Show Ski Tournament is now available online at TomCastTV. The USA Water Ski Press Release announcement: (09/26/2013 11:33:18) The Webcast archive of the 39th Indmar Marine Engines Division 1 Show Ski National Championships, … Continue reading

2013 Nationals Results & Highlight Video

The Mad-City Ski Team competed at the 2013 National Water Ski Show Tournament in Loves Park, IL on the weekend of August 9 – 11, 2013. On Friday, at the Individual Competition, Mad-City member Leah Straub competed in the Individual … Continue reading

Mad-City Takes 2nd at the 2013 Wisconsin State Show Ski Tournmanet

The Wisconsin Rapid Aqua Skiers hosted the 2013 Wisconsin State Show Ski Championships the weekend of July 18th thru the 21st. On Thursday, July 18th, during the State Individual Swivel Competition, Mad-City skier Leah Straub won the State Championship for … Continue reading

Mad-City Builds Team’s First 5-High

On Wednesday, September 5 Mad-City accomplished something it had never accomplished before in it’s 50 years of existence. For the 1st time in the team’s history, the Mad-City Ski Team built a 5-high pyramid on the water. To make the … Continue reading

Mad-City in the News

This past week saw the Mad-City Ski Team in the newspaper two separate times. On August 1st long time Mad-City member Jeff Taschwer and his family were featured in a Wisconsin State Journal article that chronicled their involvement with the … Continue reading