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2021 MANOO & JEAN GURJAR SCHOLARSHIP – APPLY TODAY

Manoo Gurjar is a longtime and beloved water skier. In 2013, he continued to compete in the Men 9 category (75+), including at national championships where he consistently takes home hardware in the slalom event. Manoo’s smiling presence, friendliness, sharing of volunteer time, stories, photographs and food, have combined to make him a favourite personality at events.

GOAL OF THE LEGACY FUND: The purpose of the Legacy Fund is to provide annual financial support to the skiing and educational pursuits of one male and one female Canadian water skier annually who best represents the ideals established in honour of Manoo Gurjar. A Legacy Fund allocation of $1,000 will be allocated annually to each recipient.

CRITERIA: The skiers selected shall best exemplify the qualities and wishes of Manoo and Jean Gurjar in their regard for the sport and education.

CLICK HERE for more information and to apply today!

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KREG LLEWELLYN INDUCTED INTO THE ALBERTA SPORTS HALL OF FAME

Congratulations to Kreg Llewellyn from Innisfail, Alberta who was inducted into the Alberta Sports Hall of Fame in Red Deer this weekend!

Kreg Llewellyn is one of Canada’s most successful skiers of all time. He competed internationally for many years in Overall, competing in slalom, trick and jump. Check out his list of accomplishments!

-20 Year Canadian National Open Team Member
-3 Canadian Open World Team Titles
-2 Open World Overall Silver Medals
-2 Open World Overall Bronze Medals
-Open World Slalom, Trick and Jump Bronze Medals
-Competed in Open World
championships from 1985 – 2001 —Always Top Ten in Slalom, Trick, Jump & Overall
-1988 US Open Trick Champion
-1989 US Open Trick & Overall Champion
-1990 US Open 2nd Trick & Overall Champion
-1990 US Masters 2nd Overall Champion
-1992 US Masters Trick Champion
-8 US Master Invitational Tournaments
-Moomba Masters Trick and Overall Champion
-7 PanAm Gold Medals, 9 Silver Medals & 2 Bronze Medals
-24 Canadian National Open Gold Medals
-11 Canadian National Open Records in Slalom, Trick & Jump

Thank you Water Ski Wakeboard Alberta for the info!

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