Foundation News

The USA Water Ski & Wake Sports Foundation Scholarship Committee is in the process of selecting the recipients of the 2021 USA-WWF College Scholarships and Michael Gerken Equipment Grant!

And we have two new scholarships to award this year:

The Dave Goode Memorial Scholarship

The Florida Water Ski Federation Scholarship

For more information on ALL our scholarships and how you can apply for 2022, click below.

We think water ski and wake sports student-athletes are pretty amazing... and we wanted to honor our 2020 recipients one more time.

We first showed this video at the Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony on April 24th and now we are sharing it with you! Congrats again 2020 Scholarship Winners!

Be sure to visit the NEW USA Water Ski & Wake Sports Museum

Visit Central Florida Visitor's Information Center

101 Adventure Court

Davenport, FL 33837

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38th USA Water Ski & Wake Sports Hall of Fame YouTube Induction Ceremony is in the books! Inductees and about 150 of their guests attended the Hall of Fame and hundreds more watched online.

The event was held live on YouTube from the home of our NEW USA Water Ski & Wake Sports Museum inside the Visit Central Florida Information Center, 101 Adventure Court, Davenport, FL 33837.

Are you wondering what the new museum looks like? After the Hall of Fame Webcast on April 24th, Eric Steiner shot this cool video as the Visit Central Florida crew was cleaning up... Check it out!

The Hall of Fame was hosted in collaboration with Polk County Tourism and Sports Marketing. Watch the entire event below! Follow along with the event program HERE!

Next year's event will be held at the RP Funding Center in Lakeland in late February or early March. Stay tuned for details!

Donate or Join the Foundation HERE.

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The Hall of Fame Induction for the Class of 2020 is a virtual ceremony!

April 24, 2021


You can watch it for FREE from anywhere!

Link to Hall of Fame Event Schedule HERE

The FREE Live Event will be broadcast on YouTube from the home of our


USA Water Ski & Wake Sports Museum

Central Florida Visitor Information Center

Davenport, Florida

The Hall of Fame will be hosted in collaboration with Polk County Tourism and Sports Marketing, which is designing and constructing the new museum.

Massive thanks to all of our sponsors!

If you purchased tickets for the 2020 Hall of Fame, those will be valid for the 2022 Hall of Fame Banquet which will kick off a year of festivities in early 2022 to mark the 100th Anniversary of Water Skiing!

Questions? Email

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