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Its Time to Set a Guinness World Record!

Its Time to Set a Guinness World Record! The Pro Watercross Tour is excited to announce that we have secured a Guinness World Records? title attempt for the “Most Consecutive Backflips on a Personal Watercraft” scheduled for Sunday, June 29, 2014 in Sparks, NV (Reno, NV). We are extending an invitation to Freestylist from around the world to join us in setting a New Guinness World Record. A Guinness World Records Adjudicator will be on site to authenticate the reco.....
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Burtka to Ride EME Micro in 2013

It has been more than 2 months since my visit to EME, which produced a night test ride and back flip on an EME Micro ski as well as a partnership between Eric Malone Enterprises and Freestyle Factory… The excitement level has never been higher! After a few more conversations with Eric, I am pleased to announce that I have ordered my 1200 CC EME Micro and will officially be riding an EME / Freestyle Factory ride in 2013. Special thanks to my newest sponsor: Eric Malone Enterprises.....
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TAG RACING INTERNATIONAL ANNOUNCES 2010 TAG WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP

TAG Racing International today announced that the 6th Annual TAG World Championships will take place at New Castle Motorsport Park in Indianapolis. The dates have been set for October 1, 2 and 3rd, 2010. Dave Larson, President of the sanctioning body said: “We are proud to be able to produce this year’s TAG Worlds at The Dismore’s wonderful facility at New Castle. This is an excellent, central-US location and the facility is easily .....
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High Roller Customs Ski Build Article 1

Well I haven’t been publishing too much besides the tour schedules as I have been busy unpacking and organizing my new garage / shop. I was hoping to be bringing you some new video from over the summer; however my camera and computer are no longer synced. So while I battle with a solution on the video end, I thought I would report on my latest project, the High Roller Customs back flip ski. .....
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2010 APBA National Tour Schedule Update

Eastpointe, MI – The APBA is excited to announce the newest Tour stop on the 2010 APBA Watercross National Tour ? Belle River, Canada. It has been more than 10 years that a National event has been held in Canada and the APBA is excited to see racing return to Eastern Canada. The event will take place on July 17-18, 2010 at Lakeview Park in Belle River Canada. Belle River is just across the border from Detroit, Michigan not far from Windsor Canada. The event.....
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2010 UWP-IJSBA National Tour Dates Released!

2010 UWP-IJSBA National Tour Dates Released! The following are confirmed race date for the 2010 UWP-IJSBA National Tour. We have just confirmed one more site in Florida which brings our total prize money to $70,000 for the 2010 UWP-IJSBA National Tour. Press releases for the TBAs will be release in the near future announcing the locations, but I wanted to be able to get the dates out to our athletes, in order for them to make travel plans and time to write their sponsors. M.....
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IJSBA Freestyle Rcommendations

After visiting the IJSBA site and reading the recommendations for freestyle I have to wonder if and when someone besides all of the freestylers is going to ‘get it.’ If you read the following exerpt from the IJSBA, you will notice that even though Rick Roy attempted to make his point (which is the point of many freestylers), his efforts went unnoticed. The IJSBA noted: “hull technology has changed rapidly and the relationship between Freestyle and use of an OEM PWC has dimin.....
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Buell Motorcycles To Retire Line

I came across this heart-felt video from Erik Buell in regards to the closing of Buell Motorcycles. There is no doubt that it won’t be long before we are hearing about a new Erik Buell and team innovation, but it won’t be on a Buell Motorcycle. The video came after Harley-Davidson, Inc. announced that it will discontinue the Buell? product line as part of Harley-Davidson?s go-forward business strategy. The new long-term strategy aims to drive Company growth through a focus of effo.....
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R5WaterXRacing Switches from APBA to IJSBA

R5WaterXRacing, LLC is excited to announce that we have elected to go in a different direction in 2010. R5WaterXRacing, LLC will become an Independent Promoter while remaining sanctioned by the IJSBA. This move has been very carefully thought out and discussed with our regional racers and beyond and we at R5WX feel that this a step in the right direction with what we are looking to accomplish which is quality payouts, race venues as well as race staff. While this decision is str.....
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