The SCR Regional Guides of the 1980s

 

Browse the Regional Guides from the 1980s. This decade includes 10 years of the 40 year collection of SCR Regional Guides.

Thank you to Elgin Faulkner, our Historian, for supplying the documents for this collection.

Click the image to display/download the archived guide. Enjoy the memories.

1980

EVP - Sam Newsom

 

NOTES:

New Mexico was part of the SCR

Nationals and Regionals were held at Garden Valley in Tyler, TX

There was a Volley Ball Committee for Nationals.

Austin Aqua Fest offered $25,000 cash prize in the Pro Water Ski event.

1981

EVP - Sam Newsom

 

NOTES:

Tri-Lakes hosts their 1st SCR Regionals in Zachary, LA

There was a Qualification Based Texas State Novice Championship held at Lake Leroy.

Their was a Team Award for the Ski Club with the most points. 

1982

EVP - Buddy Williams

 

NOTES:

Regionals held in Leesville, LA

38 skiers from the SCR skied Nationals in Miami, FL

Bennetts Water Ski School was open from May 2 - August 12 and located on an 11 mile lake in Ventress, LA

1984

EVP - Mary Gail Holcomb

Director - Jeffry Armstrong (Miss.)

Director - Jay Bennett (La.)

Director - Sam Newsom (Tx.)

 

The SCR's Jerry Edwards is AWSA Chairman of the Board.

1986

EVP - Chip Chipman

 

Director - Jeffry Armstrong (Miss.)

Director - Jerry Edwards (Tx.)

Director - Sam Newsom (Tx.)

 

Promo boat coordinators are listed for: American Skier, Correct Craft, MasterCraft, Ski Centurion, and Ski Supreme. 

 

An "Over 55" age division was created for both Men and Women.

1988

EVP - Larry Cox

 

A new boat appears in a full page color ad: Malibu Skier

 

 

 

1983

EVP - Jay Bennett

 

NOTES:

Regionals held in Little Rock, AK

SCR must find site to host 1980 Nationals.

Camille and Sammy Duvall were SCR skiers and placed in the 1977 Nationals.

 

1985

EVP - Chip Chipman

 

Director - Jeffry Armstrong (Miss.)

Director - Jerry Edwards (Tx.)

Director - Sam Newsom (Tx.)

 

SCR Council consists of 26 member clubs.

 

1987

EVP - Chip Chipman

 

SCR had a great presence on the national scene, with Jeffry Armstrong as President of AWSA and Jerry Edwards as Chairman of the Board.

 

Magnum Skier added to the list of promo boats.

 

1989

EVP - Nikki Lee

 

Nationals are held in the SCR again, this time at Bennett's

 

ESPN's Hot Summer Nights are replayed all winter long, showcasing tournament water skiing at the pro level

 

 

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