Most athletic feats are more difficult to perform barefoot, whether they involve running, jumping, or earning a multimillion-dollar shoe endorsement. Eschew shoes with this Groupon.
Choose Between Two Options
- $95 for a half-day barefoot-water-skiing package for one (a $195 value)
- $175 for a half-day barefoot-water-skiing package for two (a $390 value)
Each attendee receives a rental wetsuit and participates in a dry-land training session led by world-class coaches before heading out onto the water with up to four other skiers. Each skier puts their new skills into practice during two 20-minute sets on the water before returning to the pro shop, where they can be pick out a free T-shirt to take home.
World Barefoot Center
Between them, Keith St. Onge and David Small hold all three current World Barefoot Water Ski records. Beyond their championship-caliber skills, they cement their positions as true ambassadors of the sport by training the next generation of barefooters at World Barefoot Center. Under the guidance of Keith and David’s personal coach, Gary "Swampy" Bouchard, the center’s instructors walk students through proper stances and basic techniques on dry land before taking small groups for trips skimming across Lake Conine and Lake Rochelle. The expert staff can easily recognize and correct weaknesses in form and recommend waterfront restaurants with loose requirements.