Adventist Youth Honors Answer Book/Recreation/Water Skiing - Advanced

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Water Skiing - Advanced
General Conference

Recreation

Skill Level 2
Year of Introduction: 1961


1. Have the Water Skiing Honor.

This Wiki has a page with instructions and tips for earning the Water Skiing honor.

You will also need the |Swimming - Intermediate Honor to earn Water Skiing This Wiki has a page with instructions and tips for earning the Swimming - Intermediate honor.


2. Always wear a ski vest while skiing.

This applies to good swimmers too. A water skier can hit obstructions or other skiers, or otherwise be injured or even knocked unconscious. Life vests help prevent drowning in emergencies. Life vests are generally required at all Pathfinder water sports events by Conference regulations.

3. Successfully slalom ski, starting from deep water on a full line rope.

You will likely need an instructor to help bring your skills to this level. Practice, practice, practice and have fun.

4. Cross both wakes on a slalom ski.

Demonstration of learned skills.

5. Make a full 360-degree turn around on one of the following:

Using any of this equipment takes practice. Have fun.

a. Kneeboard

b. Trick skis

c. Wakeboard

References