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US Waterski Show Team 2016 Hits Long Lake NY

The US Waterski Show Team is coming to Long Lake NY at the Long Lake Town Beach on Saturday, July 16th. Demonstrations of pyramids, tricks and barefoot waterskiing begin at the Town Beach starting at 10am with the team performance at 3pm. The showcase will be along the waterfront in front of the Helms Aeroplane Base and the Long Lake Town Beach along NYS Route 30. Spectators are invited to enjoy a dazzling array of synchronized jumps and quadruple-decker pyramids and glittery costumes.

US Waterski Show team dazzles audiences with pyramids, barefoot waterskiing and more!

US Waterski Show team dazzles audiences with pyramids, barefoot waterskiing and more!

The US Waterski Show Team is a water-ski club based out of Scotia NY where they can be seen weekly on Tuesday nights in front of Jumpin’ Jacks Drive In along the Mohawk River.
The club was founded in 1968 and it is the only one in New York State. Members of the waterski club include schoolteachers, engineers, contractors and college students.

Other beach activities on July 16th include the Cardboard Boat Box Race Float Off Contest starting at 11am. Children of all ages build a boat out of cardboard and duct tape provided by the Town of Long Lake from 11am to 1pm. Pre-built boats are welcome to float, but boats must be made out of cardboard and tape. No floatation devices or styrofoam can be part of the construction of the boat. The Float Off competition starts at 1pm. The last boat floating wins prizes from local businesses. All activities are at the Long Lake Town Beach located at 1258 Main Street, NYS Route 30, Long Lake, NY.

Save your appetites, the ADK Trading Post will be on site selling Chicken in a Cup. Taco in a Bag and North Country Kettle Corn will be on site selling yummy classic pop corn.

Free Parking is available at Long Lake Central School located on School Street off of Main Street, Route 30, along Becker Road behind the Town Hall. There will be a shuttle bus providing park and ride transportation. Limited parking available near the beach.

Cardboard Box Float Competition - Build at 11am - Float at 1pm.

Cardboard Box Float Competition – Build at 11am – Float at 1pm.

Waterski Show Team in Long Lake, NY #NYadkchallenge

The US Waterski Show Team is coming to Long Lake NY at the Long Lake Town Beach on Saturday, July 20th with demos starting at 10am and an exhibition at 3pm. Look for the 3pm showcase along the waterfront in front of the Helms Aeroplane Base and the Long Lake Town Beach. Spectators are invited to enjoy a dazzling array of synchronized jumps and quadruple-decker pyramids and glittery costumes. Demo’s kick off at 10am.

There will be food and concessions available on the beach during the event including North Country Kettle Corn, Hamburgers, Hot Dogs and more.

The US Waterski Show Team is a water-ski club based out of Scotia NY where they can be seen weekly on Tuesday nights in front of Jumpin’ Jacks Drive In along the Mohawk River. The non-for-profit club was founded in 1968 and is the only one in New York State. Members of the waterski club include schoolteachers, engineers, contractors and college students.

There will be no boat or seaplane traffic during the duration of the show from 3pm – 4pm. This showcase is being highlighted in conjunction with the I Love NY Adirondack Challenge Festival Week which culminates on Sunday, July 21st in Indian Lake at Governor Cuomo’s Whitewater invitational event at Byron Park at 11am.

All boat traffic will be stopped from 3pm -4pm near the Long Lake Town Beach. There will be safety perimeters set up from the bridge to just north of the Motel Long Lake. We are trying to minimize wakes and create a large safe space for the waterskiers.

Please use caution when traveling in the area. Look for waterski demo’s throughout the day starting at 10am. In addition there will large jump set in the lake. There will be limited docking available at the Long Lake Public Dock in the afternoon. Come to town early to get a good view of the show. Additional parking can be found at the Long Lake Town Hall, Long Lake Central School, St. Henry’s Parking Lot and as far South as Mt. Sabattis.

Thank you for your cooperation during the US Waterski Show Team Exhibition.

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