Nautique U.S. Open of Water Skiing

WHEN: October 22-24th, 2015

LOCATION: Lake Ivanhoe – Orlando, FL


The 22nd Nautique U.S. Open of Water Skiing will return to Lake Ivanhoe in downtown Orlando, FL to once again electrify the heartbeat of watersports. The world’s best three-event athletes, including current World Record holders and Team Nautique skiers Nate Smith, Erika Lang, Aliaksei Zharnasek and Jacinta Carroll will headline this action packed competition putting it all on the line to take home one of the most coveted titles in water skiing. The Big Dawg Finals allows the world’s best amateur 34 mph skiers in the world to vie in head-to-head competition behind the world record breaking Ski Nautique 200.

Preliminary rounds for both events will be held at Sunset Lakes in Groveland, Florida on Thursday and Friday, October 22nd and 23rd followed by the final rounds at Lake Ivanhoe in downtown Orlando on Saturday, October 24th. Admission for all competition days is free to the public. Spectators will enjoy live music, autograph signings, exhibitors, prize giveaways and more.

The final rounds of the Nautique U.S. Open of Water Skiing and the Sweet 16 of the Nautique Big Dawg World Tour will broadcast live via webcast beginning at 8:00am EST on Saturday, October 24, 2015 at

» 2015 US Open Athlete Fact Sheet (.pdf)

*Times and exact order of competition for each date are to be determined.

Thursday – Sunset Lakes:
Open Men’s & Women’s Slalom Semifinals
Open Men’s & Women’s Jump Semifinals

Friday – Sunset Lakes:
Open Men’s & Women’s Trick Semifinals
Big Dawg Semifinal Rounds 1 & 2

Saturday – Lake Ivanhoe:
Open Men’s & Women’s Trick Finals
Open Men’s & Women’s Slalom Finals
Open Men’s & Women’s Jump Finals
Big Dawg Sweet 16