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    Skip Gilkerson Memorial Showmanship Award

    The Skip Gilkerson Memorial Showmanship Award recognizes the best showmanship exhibited by an individual or act in each division of the annual Wisconsin State Water Ski Show Championships. This award was established by the Wisconsin Water Ski Federation in 2017.

    Skip Gilkerson Memorial Showmanship Award Recipients

    2023

    Jenny Jaworski - Division I
    Ben Walker - Division II
    Riley Werner - Division III

    2023

    2022

    Lucas Manning - Division I
    Carsten McHugh - Division II
    All Chain Skimmers Females - Division III

    2021

    Emma Dross - Division I
    Ben Walker - Division II
    Little Crash (Charlie) - Division III

    2021

    2020

    No awards due to cancellation of competition.

    2019

    Name - Division I
    Name - Division II
    Name - Division III

    2019

    2018

    Name - Division I
    Name - Division II
    Name - Division III

    2017

    Name - Division I
    Name - Division II
    Name - Division III

    2017