The caption says it all! “The grace and …

The caption says it all! “The grace and beauty of ballet can only be enhanced when performed on water skis as these good looking Cypress Gardens water skiers, Jerry Welch and Gail Van Gundy demonstrate.” #waterskiing #showskiing #waterskidoubles #traditionaldoubles #showskilife #lifeonthewater #classicphotography #loveblackandwhite #cypressgardens (at Cypress Gardens, Florida)
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Inside every great water ski photographer ther…

Inside every great water ski photographer there is a water skier who loves the sport. Case in point, one of the best, Jerry Imber, was a great skier before he announced to Pope, Sr. that he was going to be a water ski photographer instead of skier. Skiers, Imber, lower left, carrying Claire Parks, right, Buster MacCalla carrying Judy Hoyer. #waterskiing #showskiing #waterskidoubles #classicphotography #loveblackandwhite #showskilife #lifeonthewater #cypressgardens #cypressgardensskis (at Cypress Gardens, Florida)
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The Beautiful Skiers of Cypress Gardens. Cindy…

The Beautiful Skiers of Cypress Gardens. Cindy Browder standing on Alfredo Mendoza. He’s on summer break from performing with Holiday On Ice. “Strap" doubles before there were “straps.”

#waterskiing #showskiing #waterskidoubles #showskilife #skiingandskating #classicphotography #worldchampion #lifeonthewater #cypressgardens #correctcraftboats (at Cypress Gardens, Florida)
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CONGRATULATIONS to Tim Cullen, newly installed President of USA…

CONGRATULATIONS to Tim Cullen, newly installed President of USA Water Ski! A member of the Rock Aqua Jays, Tim is skiing with wife Susan winning the 2002 National Doubles Championship that year. Tim followed up this performance the next summer being selected the Show Ski Nationals Most Valuable Skier in 2003. #waterskiing #showskiing #waterskidoubles #lifeonthewater #showskilife #classicphotography #nationalchampion (at Traxler Park)

Need a new lift for “traditional” doubles? Try this…

Need a new lift for “traditional” doubles? Try this “flying shoulder layout” demonstrated by Eastern Region ski legend, Lex Carroll and wife Jane back when AWSA tournaments had four events… #waterskiing #showskiing #doublesskiing #waterskidoubles #awsa #lifeonthewater #waterskilife #lakewickaboag (at Lake Wickaboag)