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Orlando, FLA (February 4, 2013) – Nautique announces the 54th Masters Water Ski & Wakeboard Tournament will be held May 24-26, 2013 at the beautiful Callaway Gardens in Pine Mountain, Georgia located about an hour southwest of Atlanta during the Memorial Day Weekend. Returning as chief judges for the 54th Masters is Lisa Steiner the Chief Judge of 3-event waterskiing and Rob Corum as the Chief Judge of wakeboarding and wakeskating.

“Continuing in the one of the greatest traditions in all sports, I am once again humbled to be given the opportunity to be Chief the best team of officials at the 2013 Masters.  Year after year, the Masters is the ultimate watersport event in the world. The venue at Callaway Gardens provides the perfect setting for both elite competitor and spectators.  Nautique provides the expertise and ultimate experience.  I am honored to be a part of the tradition,” stated Lisa Steiner.

Rob Corum commented, “As a World Wakeboard Association official, the Masters is one of the most fun contests to be a part of. The level of riding is held at the highest standard possible and every detail of the riding matters. It’s awesome to be given the opportunity to be a part of it; I can’t wait for the 54th Masters.”

Don’t miss the opportunity to purchase tickets for the 54th Masters via on-line until May 15th. Masters fans will have an opportunity to purchase special discounted pavilion tickets for the Masters till February 7th.  Daily pavilion tickets will be offered at 50% below onsite gate pricing for a limited time. Join us for the awards banquet on Sunday evening honoring the Masters champions. Banquet tickets are available in advance for individual purchase or in convenient packages.

“It’s an honor to have Lisa and Rob returning as Chief Judges for the prestigious 54th Masters. Order your tickets today for a chance to see the best athletes from all disciplines in one place. We look forward to another successful Masters at Callaway Gardens,” stated Nautique’s President/CEO Bill Yeargin.

An invitation to compete in the Masters is universally considered an acknowledgement of achievement for reaching the pinnacle in a given watersports discipline – only the world’s most elite athletes compete at the Masters. To view the 2013 criteria please visit the Masters website. This tournament is sanctioned by IWWF/USA Water Ski and WWA. For more information on the most prestigious event in the world or to order tickets please visit

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