Learn/re-learn to ski or wakeboard

This is the opportunity for anyone who has not learned watersports to learn them, or anyone who has done them in the past to re-learn the skills. The water should be warm and everyone will have as much time as they want behind the boats. I have loaner skis and wakeboard and everyone is welcomed to use them, and I hope other boatowners will join in.

Due to limited parking please do not park at West Cove, instead park at the Village Plaza 106 Lake Ave across the street and walk over to the lake side at West Cove. Boatowners, contact me about getting day passes and launching.

This will be a semi-shore-based event.  There is a pool, hot tub and grill on site.  Bring your own food and drinks.

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  • Mark

    Jane:

    Did you get up????

    April 28

    • Jane P

      I did I did ! Woohoo ! 3 times ! Thank u Shannon

      April 30

    • Shannon

      And remember: we have the whole summer ahead of us! Woo hoo!

      April 30

  • Jan

    Anya was supposed to go to Universal with friends, instead she volunteered to take the helm for her injured Dad and had a great time.

    April 29

  • Shannon

    Thanks to Jan for making the extra effort to bring his boat. Thanks to EVERYONE for helping set up, clean up, bring food and drink and general good cheer. Thanks to all who made contributions to help defray the costs--it is much appreciated. Thanks to Payam, Nadine, Gina, and Larry for working so hard on new skills! Each of you is destined to be skiing/wake boarding in no time! And special congrats to Jane, Deb, and John who are now bonafide skiers/wake boarders. Finally special welcome to the gang to Payam, Deb, Don and John!

    1 · April 29

  • Shannon

    Hi all! What a great day! THANK YOU to Anya, Mark, Nadine, and John (did I miss any?) for helping with driving and teaching.

    April 29

  • Mark

    Payam:

    You made great progress yesterday. You will be on 1 ski within a couple more outings. See you then.

    April 28

    • A former member
      A former member

      Thanks my hands are still sour.

      April 29

  • Helen

    Wonderful meet up (as usual). Shannon, you really went the extra mile teaching everyone to ski. You are such a good teacher and host!

    1 · April 29

  • Deb

    Awesome! Thank you all for being so welcoming, it was great to meet everyone! It was so nice to see everyone support each other learning to ski. Wakeboarding was so much fun and great exercise! It was a pleasant change not to be the responsible captain. It was really nice to meet several other female captains. I am looking forward to joining you all at future events.

    1 · April 27

    • Mark

      Deb:

      April 28

    • Mark

      Deb; It was a pleasure meeting you. Hope you come back soon!

      April 28

  • Nadine

    Great day! It was wonderful seeing everyone and great trying to get back up on skis! Thank you Mark and Shannon for your patience and helpful tips and encouragement! And Jan, I hope you are feeling better soon!

    1 · April 27

  • Deb

    Awesome day!!! It was great to meet you all. I look forward to seeing you all again. Thanks for the wakeboarding!

    April 27

  • Sally

    We are not going to make it out today. So sorry to miss out in the fun!

    April 27

  • Bruce L.

    See you there. We will be the ones on shore party

    April 27

  • Shannon

    Important reminder: DO NOT PARK AT WEST COVE CONDOS. Park diagonally across the street at the small shopping center, 106 Lake Ave. See you all soon.

    April 27

  • Jan

    If you have your own PFD, please bring it. I am only bringing one as I have lost too many to keep track

    April 26

  • Shannon

    Hi all,
    Just a heads up that the priority will be those who have not skied or wakeboarded previously, or those who have not done so in a long time. After they've successfully mastered/remastered the sport :), we will give a turn to those who are more experienced. Look forward to seeing all of you!

    2 · April 23

    • Ron

      Need to pass. Going to see son. So when is our 1st scalloping harvest?

      April 26

  • Cheryl D.

    It looks like there are quite a lot of people going so I'll back out and give others a chance.

    April 23

    • Bruce

      Cheryl, If you have not skied, or it has been awhile, I encourage you to come! This is for YOU! There WILL be room!

      April 23

    • Shannon

      Yes, plenty of room for everyone at Shannon's Lakeside Resort. Y'all come!

      1 · April 24

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