Tuscaloosa Tourism & Sports Secures Inaugural Malibu Cup Event
Tuscaloosa, Ala.—Tuscaloosa Tourism and Sports (TTS) announced the inaugural Malibu Cup international waterski tournament and exhibition event will be held in Tuscaloosa, Ala.
This event will be held July 3 at Lymanland and July 4 on the Black Warrior River. The Malibu Cup slalom and course are part of the pro-circuit and is one of the top waterski tournaments in the world.
“Athletes from 28 countries around the world will be competing during the festivals for cash prizes and elite world ranking points,” said April Coble Eller, event director and competing athlete. “Fans will have an opportunity to interact, take photos, ask questions and get autographs with the skiers while enjoying festival activities, food and music. They can also see the hottest new gear including all new Malibu boats!”
This waterski festival will bring competitors from 28 different countries to Tuscaloosa to participate in Pro Men and Women Slalom, ski shows and exhibitions including wakeboarding, side-by-side tricks and a jet pack event.