Patt and Kees 
Chillin'  Fun:

Lake Wedowee Air Junkeys

Ski Wake Kite Foil
 FUN DAYS

RCAS Paddlin' 4 Paws  Cardboard Boat Races

Wreaths Across America
 








Lake Wedowee Air Junkeys
      
                                              
Homegrown Band, a Wedowee favorite!          


My second wakekiting vid...9/25/11...with helmet cam

or view at 
http://youtu.be/6IQ1tJ5gUio

 


Quick hits: on this page
Ski Fun Days for all ages
Ski Fun Day Photo Albums

Top News: 
Next RCAS Book Sale is June 3, then October 2017 (dates not yet set)  9am - 1pm in Roanoke  www.RandolphShelter.org.

Recent LWAJ media stories
:
Anniston Star newspaper on Ski Fun Days 7/17/11
Randolph Leader newspaper on Hydrofoiler show 6/29/11
USA Waterski magazine story on RCAS fundraisers  3/15/11 pg 28
 
                                     Lake Wedowee Air Junkeys (LWAJ) 
                                     We are devoted to water fun on Lake Wedowee, AL.  
                                                                               (some might say obsessed)
  including:                                                                             

  • Ski Fun Days open to all.....(except "K.B." from GA; and you know why.)   Next date is June 3, 2017
  • The annual Paddlin' 4 Paws Cardboard Boat Regatta Races for our Randolph County High School

 
  

We had an informal ski meet in 2007, and the Lake Wedowee Air Junkeys were born. 
Since then we've grown into a group of friends who have hosted 2 USAW Grass Roots Ski
Tournaments and six Cardboard Boat Regatta Races. 
So join in the fun and let's get wet and wild !


   

Lake Wedowee Ski Fun Days
       

For skiers, wakeboarders, wakekiters, and hydrofoilers
 to share toys, hop boats, 
  meet new friends to ride with, to compete, and to SHOW OFF !

  
                                     Ya'll come on out and meet some new friends that like to ski up a storm; all the toys!


 
    
           1)     8 out of 13 kids are still hanging on the ski line                                  2)      The oldest 'ride the whip' position

                                        

               
               1)       Doodle and Dad chillin' on the wakesurfer                                2)       Gavin and Doodle, the next year, doubling.
                  
                   1)        Gavin wakekiting at about age 12                                                        2)            Jordan learning to surf
   
  1)  This is the look when u stick a 360....chin out, hand on hip w/a victory fist.         2)   But this is the look when you don't stick it


  
         1)              Memorial Day weekend 2017                                                         2)         Larry learning the short tricky board 2017
  
    
                  1)           Caulder year 1                                                              2)        Caulder 2016; in 2017 I bet he's ropeless!
          
                 By the time we all arrived we had 15 boats and over 50 people eating/swimming and meeting new friends.

                 
   
                                                              Some of the boats and crews chillin' during our lunch break

   
  
   1)  2017:  Jordan's 5th attempt to ride the new hydrofoil                2)       Next, Jordan did fly and then the dip!  Excellent student!!


       
            1)           3 on a towed paddleboard ;-)                    2)           Wade, age 4, and I rode doubles for a mile on the hydrofoil
 
   
                 1)        Wade's first surf                                                                                          2)           Halle's first surf

                                
                                                                        Mama Ashley and son Riv stylin'

    
                     1)            Cooper was another excellent student                                                  2)                   Mary too!


                                                      Pierre did the UP AND DOWN routine, which is normal for beginners

           
                                                Patt (65) and Riv (8) did a high five at the top of the wake, then held hands as we surfed!

                                                    
 
 
We got lazy and didn't post albums anymore, sorry.
2011 Ski Fun Days photo album
          
2010 Ski Fun Days photo albums (6)

Includes the Wee Wedowee Air Junkeys, (July 28 & August 18th),
the 
Lake Wedowee Air Junkeys, (July 10, July 31, August 21, and Sept 18)
and the Heart of Dixie Hydrofoilers group, (9/18/11)
   The
hydrofoilers event
included 25 foilers from several States, and threw down some
  
huge air tricks that afternoon at the Wedowee Marine Customer Appreciation Day.

2017 Ski Fun Day Schedule: May 27, June 3, July 22, Aug 5.  (Rain date July 29)

(Sorry - this is not a clinic to teach how to ski or wakeboard)
            
9:30am   We sorta gather in one spot, just below 48 bridge, and ride as we wish.  Leave some members/boats behind to hang out.
Show off, trade tips, catch a ride on a boat you admire, meet new friends with similar interests. 

1:00
 
W
e to into the cove below for lunch.  
Last fun day I made a mess of sandwiches, and other's provided desserts/side dishes.   We raft up and swim from boat to boat 'begging'; ie sharing our goodies.  Bring your own liquid refreshments!

2:00pm
   Conga line tow of the youngin's, then maybe some cliff jumping or rope swinging.
 

Home by 4pm for us oldies!   LOL.
 


                                
                                              
Go fly a kite....with a water toy; ski, kneeboard or a wakeboard 
 
                   
                    
      
                         Mike Murphy, founder of Sky Ski foils                          Bob May launching his seaplane from truck    

                                                 

                                       River White on ski trainer; now age 9...he wakesurfs and gets air on the wakeboard



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