Join the Team

The Chippewa Lake Water Ski Show Team is Ohio’s only competitive water ski show team, performing for over 30 years.


We are excited that you are interested in the Chippewa Lake Water Ski Show Team. We encourage you and your family to become involved in all team events and hope you make many new friends along the way.

The Chippewa lake Water Ski Show Team counts on its members to promote the team and volunteer time to make things happen with team events and outings. Please do not be afraid to ask how you may help with team activities.

Team Requirements

  • The Chippewa Lake Water Ski Show Team requires each participant to be a member of the USA Water Ski Association and a current member of the Chippewa lake Water Ski Show Team. The USA Water Ski Association is a non-profit nationwide association which supports and promotes safe water skiing on a professional organized basis.
  • In addition to many benefits, all active USA Water Ski Association members are protected by a liability insurance policy. Health insurance coverage for skiing accidents are not covered, each member is responsible for their individual health coverage and cost. All members who participate in team events, even if you are not skiing, must be an active member of the USA Water Ski Association.
  • To become a USA member fill out and submit the USA Water Ski Membership Application or go online at USA Waterski Once your membership has been completed, please provide proof of USA membership (copy membership card and/or membership receipt) with your Chippewa Lake Water Ski Show Team membership application.

Membership Benefits

  • Instruction and participation for Skiers and Non- Skiers of all ages; families are welcomed.
  • Affiliation with USA Water Ski Association (See USA Water Ski Assn.)
  • Show and competitive team opportunities for experienced skiers; Developmental Team with weekly instruction and dedicated shows for new skiers.
  • Boats, skis, etc. are provided by the Team and individual members. Personal Flotation device suggested for each member.
  • In season practices take place four times/ week. Out of season conditioning practices and instruction monthly. Weekly shows in season, travel shows, and competition.
  • Mentoring program for new members.
  • Affordable skiing at all levels, even for those families with no boat, equipment or experience.
  • Dedicated dock and facilities; safe and private lake.
  • Skiing provided at Chippewa Lake and at Emerald Lake (Norton,OH)
  • Chippewa Lake Beach pass included

Annual Membership Fees

  • $190 Individual
  • $330 Family
  • $260 Single Parent Family
  • $75 Support Staff (Non Skier)

USA Water Ski Association Fees

  • $90 Active Membership
  • $60 Under 25 Active Membership
  • $190 Family Membership (Includes Up To 6 Active Dependants)

Apply Now

Please open the Application form you need and print the form.  Mail all forms to: Chippewa Lake Water Ski Show Team

Our history as a ski team reflects dedication and a strong connection to the sport and to the community, contributing to both it's legacy and to the future generation of skiers.