2018 Pro Masters Criteria Three-Event Waterski

  1. Defending Open Men and Women Champions of the 2017 Masters in slalom, tricks and jump.
  2. IWWF approved current World Record Holders as of February 1, 2018 in slalom, tricks and jump.
  3. SLALOM: The top seven (7) ranked Open Men and Women listed on the final 2017 IWWF Elite Ranking List for slalom.
  4. JUMP: The top six (6) ranked Open Men and Women listed on the final 2017 IWWF Elite Ranking List for jump.
  5. TRICK: The top six (6) ranked open men and women listed on the final 2017 IWWF World Ranking List for trick.
  6. Champions of the following Masters approved tournaments:
    • 2018 Moomba Masters
    • 2017 Vladimir Filin Memorial
    • 2017 Canadian Open (Men & Women’s Slalom & Men’s Jump)
    • 2017 Ray Stokes Pro Am
    • 2017 California Pro Am (Men & Women’s Slalom)
    • 2017 World Water Ski Championships
    • 2017 Chile Night Jump
  1. The Champions of the Masters, multi-round, Last Chance Qualifier, in the Open Division for slalom, trick and jump, NOT already invited to the 59th Masters. The LCQ will be held on May 18-20, 2018 at Sunset Lakes, 3018 No Wake Lane, Groveland FL 34736.
    • Each LCQ Division winner (slalom, trick and jump) will receive a Masters invitation, providing that the winning score equals or exceeds the following benchmark scores*:
  • Open Men’s Slalom: 3.25 @ 10.25 meters
  • Open Women’s Slalom: 2.75 @ 10.75 meters
  • Open Men’s Tricks: 10,915 points
  • Open Women’s Tricks: 9,265 points
  • Open Men’s Jump: 67.75 meters
  • Open Women’s Jump: 51.60 meters
  • The highest single round LCQ Division score will be used to determine the winner of each event.
  • Any ties for first place will first be broken by the next highest round score(s); any remaining ties will be a run-off.
  • Only the first place event winner will receive a Masters invitation, e.g., no additional Masters LCQ invitations will be issued to the second place or subsequent finishers.

*Benchmark scores are set after the finalized World Ranking List is published for October 2017.

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