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Mental Performance Workshops: sign up now!

Mar 4 2021

WSWO and the Ministry of Tourism, Culture and Sport are thrilled to offer a Mental Performance workshop series by Canada's foremost authority on Sports Psychology, Dr. Peter Jensen. Peter has attended 9 Olympic games as a member of the Canadian Olympic team. He has helped countless numbers of athletes achieve high performance under intense pressure, including four consecutive medal winning Women's Olympic Hockey teams.

Peter has a deep understanding of towed watersport. Early in his career, Peter worked with the Canadian National team leading up to the 1985 Waterski World Championships in Toulouse France.

Peter is also author of several acclaimed books on mental performance, including:

  • The Inside Edge: High Performance Through Mental Fitness
  • Ignite the Third Factor
  • Thriving in a 24/7 World

Dr. Jensen is going to be doing a 3 part workshop series for the athletes and coaches of WSWO this month.

  • Thursday March 11 @ 7 pm, Part 1: Perspective
  • Thursday March 18 @ 7 pm, Part 2: Energy Management and Imagery
  • Thursday March 25 @ 7 pm, Part 3: Mental Preparation

If you are interested in improving your performance on the water this season, then don't miss out on these workshops. Space is limited, so please reply to the WSWO Office to reserve your spot.


Upcoming Clinics

Jan 17 2021

Check the Events page over the next month or so while to find out when 2021's clinic's are happening! These include Women on the Water, Adaptive, Officials training and much more!


WSO COVID-19 Update

June 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic has been a time of unprecedented uncertainty and change in recent weeks and we hope you are managing well through these challenging times. You may be wondering what WSWO is doing on your behalf and we wanted to update and send the information we have to date.

Premier Doug Ford announced on May 14th, 2020 that marinas, seasonal businesses and outdoor recreational are able to open under the Tier 1 Framework WSWO is thrilled to see the lifting of the mandates for our clubs and schools and for our members.

Our clubs and schools are focused on providing a positive and safe sport experience, are required to comply with all according legislation and are working to implement measures to mitigate the risk of spread of COVID-19 and support social distancing. Please call or email your club or school to learn more about their projected opening dates and to get more information.

This is a collective effort on everyone’s part to continue to #flattenthecurve – for more information and resources on COVID-19, please see the WSWC Resource Hub WSWC. Water Ski Wakeboard Ontario (WSWO) and Water Ski and Wakeboard Canada (WSWC) continued to work closely to provide information as it becomes available and support a safe return to sport.

Should you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact the WSWO office. Be Safe and Have Fun!