Nautique Boats and the International Waterski and Wakeboard Federation announced a 10-year extension of their partnership, naming Nautique the exclusive boat of the 2016-2025 Water Ski World Championships.
Nautique, led by president and CEO Bill Yeargin, builds water-ski and wakeboard boats in Orlando, Fla. The company was launched in 1957 by Leo Bentz, who sold the molds for the first Ski Nautique to Correct Craft.
Nautique Boats and the World Wakeboard Association said the boatbuilder was selected as the title sponsor and official towboat of the WWA Wakeboard World Championships through 2018.
Nautique hosted high school students from central Florida as part of National Manufacturing Month in October.
Nautique delivered food to needy families in Cambodia and worked with local owners to open the Kam-Air Wake Park, the country’s first wakeboarding facility.
Employees from Correct Craft and Nautique celebrated World Habitat Day by participating in a ribbon-cutting ceremony earlier this week to dedicate the model home at Butler’s Preserve, the newest community developed by Habitat for Humanity of Greater Orlando (Habitat Orlando).
Nautique launched its 2016 product line and a new website.
The Nautique U.S. Open of Water Skiing, presented by Orlando Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram, will be held in conjunction with the Nautique Big Dawg World Tour Finals presented by O’Brien on Oct. 22-24.
Nautique introduced the 2016 G23 and G25, the newest in the Super Air Nautique G-Series.
Nautique said today that it will “once again change the game in towed watersport.”
Minneapolis-based advertising agency Kruskopf & Company announced the addition of Nautic Global Group to its roster of clients.