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Ted Hurley Classic Entries still open. Have you got yours in???

The Mildura and District Ski Club proudly present this unique spectacular event that will start in the Darling River in the township of Wentworth. A quick ski sprint up to the Murray Darling Junction will have teams doing a 180 degree turn into the Murray River and then race on what is arguably the safest [...]

January 6th, 2017|
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World Selection Race Entry and Nomination Forms, updated IWWF Rule Book, Bulletin 1 from the IWWF

The Board of Ski Racing Australia would like to announce and congratulate the successful applicants for the 2017 Worlds Australian Team Captain and Team Manager as per below.  Australian Team Captain - Cliff Bamford  Australian Team Manager – Karen McLeod Information Bulletin from the IWWF regarding Venue, Schedule and Accommodation offers Bulletin-1-2017 Worlds Please click the [...]

November 4th, 2016|
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SRA update following Southern 80

Ski Racing Australia would like to update members and the public on a number of events since the Southern 80 near Echuca last weekend.   The race was abandoned on Sunday afternoon after three separate incidents saw a number of people hospitalised and the tragic passing of 2 Ironic driver David Morabito.   SRA has [...]

February 17th, 2017|

Ted Hurley entries extended

Entries for the Ted Hurley Classic have reopened for a limited amount of time. Due to high demand and enquiries Entries will be reopened, this gives you the opportunity to enter if you missed out! Entries will need to be finalised by this Friday 5 pm Competitors are advised that they will need to [...]

February 16th, 2017|

Merc Force claims Southern 80 amid tragedy

Merc Force has won the superclass event during a dramatic Southern 80 ski racing classic in Echuca / Moama on the Murray River on Sunday.   The 80km race, from Torrumbarry Weir to the Victoria Park boat ramp in Echuca, was marred by the tragic passing of the 50-year-old driver David Morabito who died as [...]

February 13th, 2017|

Statement from Ski Racing Australia regarding fatality at the Southern 80

It is with great sadness that Ski Racing Australia, the regulatory body for Ski Racing in Australia, and the Moama Water Sports Club, have confirmed the death of a man in an incident at the Southern 80 along the Murray River today.   The name of the competitor involved has been confirmed as Mr David [...]

February 12th, 2017|
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Murrumbidgee MadDog fires in morning session at Southern 80

Murrumbidgee MadDog has fired up the cool temperatures to clock the fastest time of the morning session at the Southern 80 ski racing classic in Echuca / Moama as 86 entries took to the Murray River.   ALL RESULTS REMAIN PROVISIONAL   Racing in the junior boy’s expert class on a morning that was 25 [...]

February 12th, 2017|
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Video Wrap – Day 1 at the 2017 Southern 80

Day 1 at the 2017 Southern 80 was a wonderful success, despite blistering heat and challenging skiing conditions.   Here's a look at how the day unfolded.  

February 11th, 2017|