24Feb13 IWWF President Speaks to iSportconnect About Wakeboarding’s 2020 Mission

February 25, 2013

The President of the International Waterski & Wakeboard Federation has spoken exclusively to iSportconnect about wakeboarding’s chances of being added to the Olympic 2020 programme.

Kuno Ritschard said that wakeboarding has a good chance to be selected by the IOC because of their youth-orientated approach.

Speaking exclusively to iSportconnect, cough Ritschard said: “The IOC President clearly stated, remedy and it has been repeated by many other IOC members, they want to see a change in the Olympic Programme in adding new sports and disciplines which capture the interest of young people aged between 15-20 years.

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