Long Lake to host US Waterski Show Team exhibition July 20

LONG LAKE - The US Waterski Show Team is coming to the Long Lake Town Beach Saturday, July 20, at 3 p.m.

Look for the showcase along the waterfront in front of the Helms Aeroplane Base and the Long Lake Town Beach. Spectators are invited to enjoy a dazzling array of synchronized jumps and quadruple-decker pyramids and glittery costumes. Demos kick off at 10 a.m.

The US Waterski Show Team is a water-ski club based in Scotia where they can be seen weekly Tuesday nights in front of Jumpin' Jacks Drive-In along the Mohawk River.

The non-for-profit club was founded in 1968 and is the only one in New York state. Members of the waterski club include schoolteachers, engineers, contractors and college students.

There will be no boat or seaplane traffic during the duration of the show from 3-4 p.m.  This showcase is being highlighted in conjunction with the I Love NY Adirondack Challenge Festival Week.