Press Kit

About the Carolina Show Ski Team

The Carolina Show Ski Team is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization founded in 1992. This competitive, entertaining team performs family-friendly water ski shows throughout the summer at Windjammer Beach Park in Tega Cay, S.C. in addition to other events around the Carolinas. In following their mission to promote water skiing and water safety, the team performs weekly ski shows, competes in regional and national tournaments, and gives back to the community. The Carolina Show Ski Team is always accepting new members of all ages who share our passion for the water and our vision to create an environment where our community can safely enjoy water skiing. For membership information, a calendar of upcoming events, and much more information, visit

Team Statistics

  • Founded: 1992 – read more team history
  • Home: Windjammer Beach Park in Tega Cay, SC – get directions
  • Total Members: 81
  • Skiing Members: 47
  • Youngest Skier: 4
  • Oldest Skier: 61

What is Show Skiing?

Water ski shows are an aquatic Broadway musical, featuring several water ski acts choreographed to music and built around a theme and a plot. Show skiing combines components of all water ski disciplines like barefooting and wakeboarding. Unique to show skiing are water ski ballet, swivel skiing, adagio (strap) doubles, conventional doubles, trios, freestyle jumping, and human pyramids.


The Carolina Show Ski Team is funded solely through donations, fundraising, special events, sponsorships, advertising, concession sales, team merchandise sales, and skiers’ membership dues. None of our skiers are paid, and the team receives no public funding. Donations are solicited at intermission.


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