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World Barefoot Center 2012 Videos

Saturday, July 14th, 2012

Ben Groen can really walk on water

Are your feet itching to hit the water but you’re stuck inside an air-conditioned building with some time to spare? Here’s a collection of 2012 barefoot water skiing videos produced by Ben Groen from the World Barefoot Center:

Riding the Glass

Barefoot Training Camp

Taking Flight Barefoot

Sunset Footing

Slaloming with the World’s Best

Epic Barefoot Stacks

10-Year-Old Barefoots Backward

WBC Invitational Results

Monday, October 17th, 2011

The WBC Invitational was held October 7th and 8th on Lake David in Groveland, Florida.   The event was broadcast live on the World Barefoot Center site, with Swampy Bouchard and Andy Harris providing commentary.

Here are the tournament results:

WBC Invitational Tricks Event Running Order

WBC Invitational Tricks Event Scores

WBC Invitational Tricks Event Finals Scores

WBC Invitational Slalom Event Running Order

WBC Invitational Slalom Event Scores

WBC Invitational Slalom Event Finals Scores

WBC Invitational Jump Event Running Order

WBC Invitational Jump Event Scores

WBC Invitational Jump Event Finals Scores

WBC Invitational Overall Finals Scores

There were quite a few spectacular falls that weekend:

WBC INVITATIONAL MASSIVE FALLS from WorldBarefootCenter on Vimeo.

KSO Wetsuits, Fun on the Water Slideshow

Wednesday, September 14th, 2011

A collection of KSO Wetsuit customers having fun on the water, including Glen Plake,  Paul Stokes, Judy Myers, Claudia Landon, and more!

KSO Wetsuits Fun on the Water 2011

WBC Invitational Teaser 2

Thursday, September 8th, 2011

4 weeks to go until the WBC Invitational!! Check out the latest video.

WBC INVITATIONAL OFFICIAL TEASER 2 – DO YOU HAVE WHAT IT TAKES? from WorldBarefootCenter on Vimeo.

WBC Invitational Teaser 1

Saturday, September 3rd, 2011

This is the WBC Invitational Official Teaser 1….. MORE TO COME!! Keep and eye out for them.

WBC INVITATIONAL OFFICIAL TEASER from WorldBarefootCenter on Vimeo.

We Are WBC — Featuring the World Barefoot Center Elite Skiers

Thursday, June 9th, 2011

Five skiers, five National Champions, three World Champions:  Keith St. Onge, David Small, Ben Groen, A.J. Porreca and Ashleigh Stebbeings.  Take a look:

WE ARE WBC from WorldBarefootCenter on Vimeo.

Oh, and somewhere in there, is the Elite Coach, Swampy Bouchard. He keeps them all going.

Skiers From Around the World

Thursday, May 12th, 2011

The World Barefoot Center truly lives up to its name as skiers from around the world gather to barefoot at the ski school:

SKIERS FROM ALL OVER THE WORLD from WorldBarefootCenter on Vimeo.

David Small Jumps Over the Lazy Guys’ Tube

Tuesday, April 26th, 2011

The boys at the World Barefoot Center didn’t have anything to do one afternoon, so they decided to have some fun making Small’z work for his jumps:

Watch the action on “Next Level Barefooting,” and check out the GoPro camera view with David Small, Ben Groen, Ben LaFrance, Clement Maillard, and Filippo Ribaldone:

Getting Pumped for the Summer Barefoot Season

Sunday, April 17th, 2011

The World Barefoot Center gang is getting pumped for the summer barefoot season!  Take a look at the fun on the water, including a couple of faceplants and body slams by Keith St. Onge, Adin Denaker, Ashleigh Stebbeings, A.J. Porreca and Ben Groen:

GETTING PUMPED FOR THE SUMMER SEASON from WorldBarefootCenter on Vimeo.

Keith St. Onge and David Small–Hotdogging It at the World Barefoot Center

Monday, April 11th, 2011

“Let’s do something different, daring, and a little fun,” Keith St. Onge and David Small said to each other.  This is what they came up with:

David Small jumps over Keith St. Onge

BAREFOOT LEAP OF FAITH from WorldBarefootCenter on Vimeo.