Name: Adam Morris
Age: 17
Category: U21 - Coach and Driver


A graduating high school student, Adam has been an active member of the Saskatoon Water Ski Club for over a decade. He started working for the club in 2016, and is trained in NCCP Level 3 Learn to Compete and certified in NCCP Level 2 Build the Skills with over 3 years experience in coaching and officiating. Adam is skiing in the Mens U21 Division this year.

Events: slalom, trick, and jump

Home training site: Proline Watersports Facility, aka the “RatHole”

Coaches: Ryan Dodd, Jaret Llewellyn, Matt Rini, Cole Grant

2015 Western Canadian champion in U17 slalom, trick, jump, and overall
2015 Provincial champion in U17 trick, jump, and overall
2014 Westerns unable to compete due to a broken arm
2014 Provincial champion in U17 slalom, trick, jump, and overall

2015 Nationals 2nd place trick, 3rd place jump and overall
2013 Nationals 3rd place slalom, trick, jump, and overall

Major Competitions:
Selected to compete in jump at 2016 Jr. US Open
Member of 2014 U17 CanAm team
Member of 2012 U13 CanAm team

RC personal bests: 3.5@32 off/58kph (slalom), 2840 points (trick), 41.5 meters/136 feet (jump), 984.43 (overall)

Upcoming RC competitions in 2016 season:
Chuck Moore memorial tournament Shalom Park, Edmonton
Western Canadian Championships Proline Watersports Facility, Saskatoon
Canadian Open Shalom Park, Edmonton
National Championships Lake Shirley, Winnipeg
CanAm Team Challenge Shalom Park, Edmonton
Provincial Championships Proline Watersports Facility, Saskatoon

CAC/NCCP Trained in Foundations, Build the Skills, and Learn to Compete (Levels 1, 2, and 3) for waterski
CAC/NCCP Learning Facilitator in training for Learn to Compete
Over 3 years coaching experience (including instructing at SABC, development clinics, and local coaching at the Saskatoon Waterski Club)

Attended officials clinic run by Peter Person in 2013

Attended boat drivers clinic run by Peter Peebles in 2016
3 years of experience of calculating
Over 3 years of experience of judging slalom and trick

Offseason: XC ski racer with Saskatoon High Performance, involved in creative ways to spend
time outdoors, and heavily involved in music.