Tobogganing season is just about over “u…

Tobogganing season is just about over “up North” but with the water warming it’s just getting started here in Florida… Two world champions in the middle, Judy Hall, Alfredo Mendoza, Barb Clack and Sandy Reynolds. #waterskiing #showskiing #tobogganing #worldchampions #holidayonice #showskilife #lifeonthewater #classicphotography #cypressgardens #studiob #geniusofpope (at Cypress Gardens, Florida)
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Strap doubles before there were “straps.” Alfredo…

Strap doubles before there were “straps.” Alfredo Mendoza used a safety release from the trio act secured to his CG Ensolite life-jacket to carry his Holiday On Ice skating partner in a doubles lift sans handles… (Several years would pass after this mid-60’s photo before the doubles “strap” was developed.) #waterskiing #showskiing #waterskidoubles #holidayonice #lifeonthewater #lifeofashowskier #showskilife #classicphotography #cypressgardens (at Cypress Gardens, Florida)