World Championship Tow Boats Announced

MasterCraft, exclusive official tow boats of the World Waterski and World Wakeboard Championships announce today the official tow boats of the 2011 Championships.

At the London International Boat Show 2009, MasterCraft signed an exclusive agreement with the IWWF to become the exclusive official tow boat of the World Championships, providing boats and on site support and logistics to the World Title events including the Open, Junior, Senior, Under 21, Wakeboard and Disabled World Championships in addition to the World Cup invitational series.

World Wakeboard Championships
The 13th to the 17th July will see Milano – Italy host the 2011 IWSF World Wakeboard Championships at the renowned site of Idroscalo and MasterCraft are delighted to announce that the newly launched Park's edition X-Star will be providing the world famous wakes for the competition that have been voted "Riders Choice" for eight consecutive years.

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The "Parks" Limited Edition MasterCraft X-Star

Powered by MasterCraft's new and exclusive engine supplier – Ilmor, each boat will be fitted with the Ilmor 6.0 litre performance engine to ensure rapid time up to speed even when fully loaded with MasterCraft's new Plug n Play Ballast system.

The official tow boat of the biggest competitions on the planet and the beneficiary of more award nominations and prizes than any other boat in wakeboarding history, the MasterCraft X-Star is the natural tow boat of choice for the 2011 World Wakeboard Championships.

World Waterski Championships
As the World Wakeboard Championships draw to a close, the World Waterski Championships will open some 1400 miles away in Dubna – Russia at the site of the MasterCraft World Cup in the famous Waterski Stadium, known for attracting tens of thousands of appreciative spectators.

Immediately after becoming the official tow boat of the World Championships, MasterCraft launched the World Tournament Team edition ProStar, an edition offered exclusively to World Federations, Clubs and Athletes.

This hull has pulled more world records than any other brand today and is favoured by the World's elite athletes.

The 2011 MasterCraft World Tournament Team Edition ProStar
The 2011 MasterCraft World Tournament Team Edition ProStar

For the 2011 Championships, the World Tournament Team ProStar 190 will be the official tow boat for the Trick, Slalom and Jump events, all powered by MasterCraft's new exclusive engine partner – Ilmor, with the 6.0 litre high performance powertrain.

Zero Off is the official speed control running on Revision Q Software.

Michael Hardicker – February 2011

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