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Taylor Garcia wins Jr. U.S. Open Men’s slalom title

Congrats to Taylor Garcia for claiming the Men’s slalom title at the 17th Malibu Junior U.S. Open Water Ski Championships held last weekend at Ski Chaste Lake in Axis, Ala.

Taylor scored 3 buoys at 39-1/2 fee off to claim the victory.  He also won the jumping and overall titles.

Taylor’s great showing comes a week after he set a new PB of 2 buoys at 41-feet off.

For more tournament details, visit usawaterski.org.

Brooke Baldwin, Haines brothers medal at Jr. U.S. Open

Team GOODE skiers Brooke Baldwin and the Haines brothers, Wyatt and Quinn, combined to rack up seven medals at last weekend’s Jr. U.S. Open, held at Pangaea Puddle in Canajoharie, N.Y.

Brooke medaled in each event, taking home gold medals in Girls overall and jumping, while also finishing third in slalom and tricks.  Her sister Kristen, competing as one of the youngest skiers in the event, finished tied for sixth in slalom, sixth in jumping and fifth in tricks and overall.

Quinn Haines earned the bronze in Boys overall and silver in jumping, while his older brother, Wyatt, finished third in Junior Men slalom.

For more information, including full results, click here.

GOODE was a proud sponsor of the Jr. U.S. Open and the corresponding junior development events that took place throughout the week.