JACINTA CARROLL AND MARION MATHIEU JOIN TEAM NAUTIQUE
ORLANDO, FLA (February 21, 2014) – World Jump Champion Jacinta Carroll and French National Jump Record holder Marion Mathieu have joined the esteemed team of Nautique athletes.
Australia’s Jacinta Carroll is a three-event water skier that had an impressive 2013 competitive season in jump starting with a second place finish at Moomba Masters, then claimed first place at the U.S. Masters before going on to win five more pro water ski tournaments. Carroll finished her season with a gold medal at the World Water Ski Championships and is currently ranked first on the IWWF Elite Ranking List.
“My first ever tournament boat was a Nautique and being a part of this highly regarded team is literally a dream come true. I am thrilled to be sponsored by the best boat company in the world and train behind the world record breaking Ski Nautique 200,” stated Jacinta Carroll.
Marion Mathieu is from Mont de Marsan, France and began competing at the age of seven years old. Mathieu is currently a member of the French National Team and holds the French National Jump Record of 184 feet. A true 3-event skier, Mathieu previously won the bronze medal for overall in 2009 and 2011 at the World Water Ski Championships, she also recently finished second in overall at the 2013 Moomba Masters placing second in tricks, and third in the jump event.
Marion Mathieu commented, “It’s an honor and a longtime dream to become part of such a legendary company. I’m not only looking forward to being part of the team but also skiing behind the industry?s best ski boat, the Ski Nautique 200!”
“We are excited to add two world class water skiers, Jacinta and Marion to our elite team of athletes,” stated Nautique President/CEO Bill Yeargin. “Both skiers are not only impressive on the water but also off the water and we look forward to helping them succeed in their endeavors,” Yeargin added.