Meeting Notice – 2008 AWSA Eastern Region Winter
Meeting & Clinics
|Date: Saturday, January 12, 2008
||8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
||Sunday, January 13, 2008
USAWS members are welcome to attend both meetings.
Officials are encouraged to attend clinics offered.
Valley Forge Suites
888 Chesterbrook Boulevard
Chesterbrook, PA 19087
610-647-6700 or 866-388-6106
Group Rate: $119.00 per night
Group Code: USA Water Ski Regional Meeting
Reservation Deadline: December 21, 2007
Hotel Contact: Nicole Gibson 610-407-7178
Reservations: Make Reservations by December 21, 2007 and
use the Group Code USA Water Ski Regional Meeting
Directions: Check Mapquest or hotel web site for directions
from your location.
Hotel Web Site: http://www.vfsuites.com/index.htm
Clinics: Officials and aspiring officials are encouraged
to attend the clinics.
There will be clinics for Judges, Scorers, Drivers, and Safety Officials.
Contact Gary Noll by December 21, 2007 to reserve your space in
the clinics – Gary Noll
Officials Needed for 2008 Regionals and Nationals
Judges, Scorers, Drivers, Safety Directors, Technical Controllers,
and Announcers are needed for the 2008 Eastern Regionals at Dave's
Pond in Edinboro, PA (July 31 - August 3) and for the 2008 Nationals
in West Palm Beach, FL (August 12 - August 16). Volunteers willing
to serve as appointed officials at these events, please contact
Pat Byrne by January 1, 2008
2008 Tournament Schedule & Sanctions
Please complete all sanctions for 2002008 Tournaments on or before
January 1, 2008 to facilitate discussion and approval of the Regional
Tournament Schedule at the Winter Meeting and publication of all
tournaments in the 2008 Regional Tournament Guidebook.
Sanctions can be completed online at www.usawaterski.org
or by clicking the link at left from this website.
Sanction fees are as follows:
|Class F/N/I tournaments
|Class C tournaments
|Class E/L/R tournaments
USAWS Sanction Fees can be paid directly to USA Water Ski Headquarters
or can be submitted at the Regional Winter Meeting.
Eastern Region Sanction Fees can be submitted at the Regional Winter
Meeting, can be paid to USA Water Ski Headquarters by credit card,
or can be mailed to Bill Fosbenner, Eastern Region Tournament Coordinator.
Tournament ads will not be printed in the Regional Tournament Guidebook
unless the Regional Sanction Fee is paid on or before the date of
the Winter Meeting.
Contact Eastern Regional Tournament Coordinator, Bill
Fosbenner (609-432-6233, or 4 Heritage Drive, Beesleys Point,
NJ 08223) with any questions about the Sanction Process.
EVP Contact Information
If you have questions or concerns or if you have issues that should
be addressed at the Winter Meeting, please contact Pat Byrne, Eastern
Region EVP at
15 Crystal Drive
East Granby, CT 06026
Also, contact Pat Byrne any time during the year if you have concerns
that impact water skiing in the Eastern Region. Alternatively, contact
the Regional Council Person from your state and/or the person responsible
for the Committee that should address your concern. Check the AWSA
East Web Site for contact information.