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Nautique Celebrates 100 Years of Boatbuilding Excellence with Full Model Year Line-Up

June 7, 2024 | Orlando, FL

  • 100 Years of Nautique Boatbuilding Excellence
  • Centennial Edition for Entire 2025 Model Year Line-Up
  • All-New 2025 Super Air Nautique G-Series (G21, G23 and G25), Available Now
  • New for 2025 - Advancements to our Entire Model Series of Nautique Boats, Additional Gelcoat Stripe Option and New Color Offerings

100 Years of Nautique Boatbuilding Excellence
Nautique Boats is excited to announce our 100 years of boatbuilding excellence with the introduction of our 2025 Nautique Product Line. Since Walter C. Meloon embarked on a transformative journey in 1925, Nautique has been at the forefront of advancements in boatbuilding, presiding as the global leader on the waters of the world. Over the decades, the company’s vison has remained stead-fast, and today we continue to pay homage to our past with sustaining efforts in product diversity, uncompromised craftsmanship and innovation, as well as our philanthropic efforts and beliefs.

“The 2025 model year marks Correct Craft and Nautique’s 100th year of boatbuilding excellence, a milestone achieved by only a special few companies in the marine space,” said Nautique President, Greg Meloon. “The next 18 months will be a celebration of the company’s rich history, our global success today and our exciting future in front of us.”

Centennial Edition for Entire 2025 Model Year Line-Up
To pair with our 100th Anniversary celebration, we are excited to introduce the Centennial Edition. This edition contains exclusive touches throughout every boat for the 2025 model year.

At the helm of each model, our signature centennial logo is engraved into the steering wheel and displayed as a badge on the back of the driver’s seat. As you power on your Nautique, the centennial logo will appear on the LINC Panoray Touchscreen. This logo can also be found laser engraved into the Nauteak Non-Skid on the rear platform, machine engraved on billet plates on top of the gunwales, and laser engraved into the underside of the glovebox window.

Exclusive to the Paragon models, 100th Anniversary light projection from the Telescoping Flight Control Tower® will also be included.

Available only for the 2025 model year is an exclusive gelcoat color, “Centennial Black Metal Flake,” comprised of a unique blend of deep onyx black and medium gold flakes, signifying the essence of our centennial celebration.

All-New 2025 Super Air Nautique G-Series (G21, G23 and G25), Available Now
In further celebration of our centennial, we are proud to announce the all-new Super Air Nautique G-Series. After undergoing a complete redesign, the Super Air Nautique G-Series is ready to redefine what it means to be the highest-performing wake boat on the market.

Reimagined from bow to stern, the legend continues to evolve with uniquely angular and highly functional bow lines, a significantly refreshed interior, an all-new helm design and interface, and the best performing wake and wave to date. With the G21, G23, and G25, the G-Series continues its reign as the number one choice for wakeboarders and wakesurfers of all ages and abilities.

New for 2025 - Enhancements to our Entire Model Series of Nautique Boats, Additional Gelcoat Stripe Option and New Color Offerings
In honor of one hundred years of quality craftsmanship, award-winning products, industry firsts, and memories made on the water, our team at Nautique aimed to curate exclusive new offerings for our 2025 lineup that signifies our appreciation for our past, present, and future Nautique families. In addition to the Centennial Edition, Centennial Black Metal Flake, and all-new G-Series, we are proud to introduce two new color options and another color customizable location on the hull of all Nautique models!

Sahara Sand and Teton Green are now available as color options for 2025. Sahara Sand will be available as a gelcoat option for the hull and interior deck as well as a tower color option. Teton Green can be applied as a gelcoat, tower, and vinyl color.

The all-new main accent gelcoat stripe, which follows the distinctive lines of the hull offers yet another color customizable location on all Nautique models.

About Nautique Boat Company:
Nautique is celebrating its 100th anniversary of boatbuilding excellence in the marine industry. A subsidiary of Correct Craft, Nautique has been on the waters of the world with a passion for innovation since 1925. Delivering the very best waterski, wakeboard and wakesurf boats on the market, Nautique continues to drive progression with their award-winning technology and dedication to building the highest-quality boats imaginable. New technology, performance innovations and attention to detail are the cornerstones of what makes the Nautique brand the industry leader. Through the Nautique Cares initiative, employees and athletes dedicate themselves to not only making a difference on the water, but to extend their support to people in need around the world. The world’s best ski boat, world’s best wake boat, and a company that cares. To learn more visit Nautique.com

About Correct Craft: Celebrating 100 years of excellence in the marine industry, Correct Craft is a Florida-based company with global operations. Focused on “Making Life Better,” the Correct Craft family includes Nautique, Centurion, Supreme, Bass Cat, Yar-Craft, SeaArk, Parker, and Ingenity boat companies, Pleasurecraft Engine Group, Indmar Marine Engines, Velvet Drive Transmissions, Mach Connections, Merritt Precision, Osmosis, Watershed Innovation, and Aktion Parks. For more information, please visit www.correctcraft.com

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FINALS DAY AT THE 64TH NAUTIQUE MASTERS PRESENTED BY GM MARINE!

Pine Mountain, GA (May 26, 2024) – The highly-anticipated Finals Day at the 64th Nautique Masters Water Ski and Wakeboard Tournament presented by GM Marine concluded with the world-record setting Ski Nautique and award-winning Super Air Nautique G23 pulling the world’s top water ski and wakeboard athletes to the coveted Masters Titles. The spectators of Robin Lake were treated to a display of unparalleled talent as their favorite athletes etched their names into waterski and wakeboard history. 


The day began with Team Nautique athletes dominating all three spots on the Pro Women’s Trick podium. Anna Hunter (USA) claimed her 3rd Masters title in the Pro Women’s Trick division, scoring 10,540 points. Neilly Ross (CAN) scored 10,300 points to take second, and Erika Lang (USA) took the final spot on the podium with 10,120 points. 


During the Pro Men’s Trick division, the Ski Nautique pulled Martin Labra (CHI) to his first Masters Title with a score of 11,810 points. Martin was followed by Matias Gonzalez (CHI) and Joel Poland (GBR), respectively. 


With more Masters Titles than any other woman in history, Nautique team athlete Regina Jaquess (USA) earned her 10th Masters Title with 4 @ 11.25 M in the Pro Women’s Slalom division. “It’s an absolute honor to win my 10th Masters Title behind the Ski Nautique as a Nautique athlete,” said Regina. “With 14 wins, Andy Mapple and Freddy Kreuger are tied with the most Masters Titles, so it’s an insane feeling to be so close to holding as many Masters Titles as these two legends.” Nautique team athlete Neilly Ross (CAN) secured second with Paige Rini (CAN) taking third. 


Pulled by the GM Marine powered Ski Nautique, Cole McCormick (CAN) was crowned champion of the Pro Men’s Slalom division running 5.5 @ 10.75 M. After Cole, it was Will Asher (GBR) skiing to second place, and Stephen Neveu (CAN) in third. 


The Super Air Nautique G23 provided perfect passes for the Pro Women’s Wakeboard finalists. Meagan Ethell (USA) defended her Masters title and stood up her run with a flawless performance. Meagan was followed by Nautique team athlete Zahra Kell (AUS) and Eugenia de Armas (ARG), respectively. 


The Pro Men’s Wakeboard final showcased the creativity and innovation that define the sport at its highest level. The crowd went wild as the G23 pulled Massi Piffaretti (ITA) to his second consecutive Masters Title. Second place went to Nic Rapa (AUS), and the third spot on the podium went to Guenther Oka (USA). 


During the Pro Women’s Jump final, Hanna Straltsova (USA) soared 52 M (171 ft) to victory. The Ski Nautique pulled Brittany Wharton (USA) to second and Aliaksandra Danisheuskaya (USA) to third.


This unforgettable day on the water got even better as the men hit the water for the Pro Men’s Jump division. Joel Poland (GBR) emerged victorious jumping and impressive 68.2 M (224 ft). Nautique team athlete Ryan Dodd (CAN) took the second spot on the podium, and Florian Parth (ITA) was third. 


Congratulations to all of the 64th Nautique Masters Water Ski and Wakeboard competitors for their hard work and determination, and thank you to the fans, vendors, and sponsors for their unwavering support throughout the tournament. 


CLICK HERE FOR FINAL SCORES


About Nautique Boat Company:
Nautique is celebrating its 99th anniversary of delivering excellence in the marine industry. A subsidiary of Correct Craft, Nautique has been on the waters of the world with a passion for innovation since 1925. Delivering the very best waterski, wakeboard and wakesurf boats on the market, Nautique continues to drive progression with their award-winning technology and dedication to building the highest-quality boats imaginable. New technology, performance innovations and attention to detail are the cornerstones of what makes the Nautique brand the industry leader. Through the Nautique Cares initiative, employees and athletes dedicate themselves to not only making a difference on the water, but to extend their support to people in need around the world. The world’s best ski boat, world’s best wake boat, and a company that cares. To learn more visit Nautique.com

About Correct Craft: Celebrating 99 years of excellence in the marine industry, Correct Craft is a Florida-based company with global operations. Focused on “Making Life Better,” the Correct Craft family includes Nautique, Centurion, Supreme, Bass Cat, Yar-Craft, SeaArk, Parker, and Ingenity boat companies, Pleasurecraft Engine Group, Indmar Marine Engines, Velvet Drive Transmissions, Mach Connections, Merritt Precision, Osmosis, Watershed Innovation, and Aktion Parks. For more information, please visit www.correctcraft.com

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PROS HIT THE WATER AT THE 64TH NAUTIQUE MASTERS PRESENTED BY GM MARINE!

Pine Mountain, GA (May 25, 2024) – The world’s most talented waterski and wakeboard athletes hit the waters of the renown Robin Lake for their semi-final rounds at the 64th Nautique Masters Water Ski and Wakeboard Tournament presented by GM Marine! Athletes delivered incredible performances behind the record-setting Ski Nautique and the award-winning Super Air Nautique G23 to secure their spots in tomorrow’s final rounds of the most prestigious tournament in watersports. 


Nautique team athletes Anna Hunter (USA) and Neilly Ross (CAN) took the top two spots in the Pro Women’s Trick discipline with 10,500 and 9,580 points, respectively. Natalia Cuglievan (PER) took third, and Nautique team athlete Erika Lang (USA) secured the fourth spot to the Pro Women’s Trick’s final. 


Behind the world-record setting Ski Nautique, the Pro Men’s Trick semi-final round was a crowd pleaser with Joel Poland (GBR) securing the top seed going into tomorrow’s final round with a score of 12,100 points. Matias Gonzalez (CHI), Louis Duplan-Fribourg (FRA), and Martin Labra (CHI) also advanced to the finals with impressive, high-scoring performances. 


During the Pro Women’s Slalom semi-final round, the Ski Nautique pulled Nautique team athlete Regina Jaquess to the win with 1 @ 10.75 M. Jaimee Bull (CAN), Paige Rini (CAN) and Nautique team athlete Neilly Ross (CAN) also emerged as finalists for the Pro Women’s Slalom discipline.


The Pro Men’s Slalom athletes did not disappoint as they battled it out for their spots in the final round. Cole McCormick (CAN) proved victorious with Will Asher (GBR) taking second. A three-way tie for the remaining two spots led the crowds to witness a runoff with Adam Sedlmajer (CZE) and Stephen Neveu (CAN) prevailing. 


The award-winning Super Air Nautique G23 pulled Eugenia de Armas (ARG) and Meagan Ethell (USA) to win their semi-final heats in Pro Women’s Wakeboard. Joining them in tomorrow’s final round will be Alice Virag (ITA) and Nautique team athlete Zahra Kell (AUS). 


The Pro Men’s wakeboard athletes demonstrated unparalleled technique and style with the G23 setting up perfect wakes in the semi-final rounds. Guenther Oka (USA) and Nic Rapa (AUS) won their heats and will ride against Nautique team athlete Cory Teunissen (AUS) and Massi Piffaretti (ITA) in the Pro Men’s Wakeboard final. 


During Pro Women’s Jump, Hanna Straltsova (USA) punched her ticket into the finals with a jump of 54.3 M (178 ft) behind the GM Marine powered Ski Nautique. She was followed by Brittany Wharton (USA), Aliaksandra Danisheuskaya (USA), and Lauren Morgan (USA) who all earned spots in tomorrow’s final. 


The Pro Men’s Jump semi-finals wrapped up the day with defending Masters Champion and Nautique team athlete Ryan Dodd soaring to 70.6 M (232 ft). The Ski Nautique pulled Joel Poland (GBR), Florian Parth (ITA), and Louis Duplan-Fribourg (FRA) to the remaining spots in the Pro Men’s Jump final.

 

Congratulations to Junior Masters Slalom Champion Trinidad Espinal (CHI), who competed in the junior head-to-head exhibition earning a scholarship courtesy of O’Brien. We’d also like to congratulate Daniela Kretschmer (CHI) on runner-up during the exhibition, earning herself a scholarship from the Mapple family.

 

The Opening Ceremonies of the 64th Masters will begin tomorrow at 10:00AM with the Parade of Champions followed by the final rounds at 10:30AM. To watch live and for complete up-to-date scores of the 64th Masters, please visit masterswaterski.com.

An invitation to compete in the Masters is universally considered an acknowledgement of achievement for reaching the pinnacle in a given watersports discipline - only the world's most elite athletes compete at the Masters. This tournament is sanctioned by IWWF/USA Water Ski and WWA.


About Nautique Boat Company:
Nautique is celebrating its 99th anniversary of delivering excellence in the marine industry. A subsidiary of Correct Craft, Nautique has been on the waters of the world with a passion for innovation since 1925. Delivering the very best waterski, wakeboard and wakesurf boats on the market, Nautique continues to drive progression with their award-winning technology and dedication to building the highest-quality boats imaginable. New technology, performance innovations and attention to detail are the cornerstones of what makes the Nautique brand the industry leader. Through the Nautique Cares initiative, employees and athletes dedicate themselves to not only making a difference on the water, but to extend their support to people in need around the world. The world’s best ski boat, world’s best wake boat, and a company that cares. To learn more visit Nautique.com

About Correct Craft: Celebrating 99 years of excellence in the marine industry, Correct Craft is a Florida-based company with global operations. Focused on “Making Life Better,” the Correct Craft family includes Nautique, Centurion, Supreme, Bass Cat, Yar-Craft, SeaArk, Parker, and Ingenity boat companies, Pleasurecraft Engine Group, Indmar Marine Engines, Velvet Drive Transmissions, Mach Connections, Merritt Precision, Osmosis, Watershed Innovation, and Aktion Parks. For more information, please visit correctcraft.com

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THE 31ST NAUTIQUE JUNIOR MASTERS KICKS OFF WITH TWO COURSE RECORDS BEHIND THE SKI NAUTIQUE

Pine Mountain, GA (May 24, 2024) – The 31st Nautique Junior Masters presented by GM Marine was yet another impressive showcase today at Callaway Gardens. The record-setting Ski Nautique and award-winning Super Air Nautique G23 set the stage as the world’s best junior waterski and wakeboard athletes set course records and claimed titles on the infamous Robin Lake. 


An exciting start to the day, reigning champions Hannah Stopnicki (CAN) and Jake Abelson (USA) defended their Junior Trick Masters titles behind the Ski Nautique with scores of 7,290 points and 11,790 points, respectively. Jake Abelson not only defended his Masters title, but with a preliminary score of 11,880 points, he also broke the Junior Men’s Trick Course Record (11,390 points), which he set in 2023. 


In a stunning display of skill and determination, Trinidad Espinal (CHI) rewrote the record books in the Junior Women’s Slalom discipline. Skiing 5 @ 11.25 M, Trinidad broke the 23-year-old Junior Women’s Slalom Course record of 4 @ 11.25 M originally co-held by Nautique Team Athlete Regina Jaquess (2001) and Brooke Baldwin (2016). In the final round of Junior Women’s Slalom, Trinidad was pulled to yet another victory behind the Ski Nautique, defending her Masters title with 3 @ 11.25 M. 


During Junior Men’s Slalom, Bautista Ahumada Cirrincio (ARG) skied 2 @ 10.75 M in the final to take home the Junior Men’s Slalom Masters title. Rounding out the top 3 were Jaeden Eade (USA) and Tim Wild (GER), respectively. 


The junior athletes pushed themselves to new heights with captivating performances in the Junior Men’s and Women’s Jump divisions. The Ski Nautique pulled Kirsty Appleton (AUS) during the Junior Women’s Jump final to a distance of 42.8 M (140 ft) to win the Junior Women’s Jump discipline for the second year in a row. Jake Abelson (USA) claimed his second Junior Masters title of the day after soaring to 51.8 M (170 ft) in the final round of Junior Men’s Jump. 


As final scores were tallied, Megan Pelkey (CAN) succeeded in defending her Overall Junior Women Masters title behind the Ski Nautique with 2,653 points. The Overall Junior Men Masters title was crowned with Jake Abelson (USA) accumulating 2,757 points. 


To cap off the day, the award-winning Super Air Nautique G23 set up perfect wakes for the Junior Men’s and Women’s Wakeboard riders. Giulia Castelli (ITA) delivered an incredible performance taking the victory in the Junior Women’s Wakeboard division for the second year in a row with a score of 93.33. Also defending his Junior Men’s Wakeboard Masters title, Shion Takaiwa (JAP) demonstrated his talents to take the win, scoring 91.33 points. 


For complete up-to-date scores of the Junior Masters, please visit masterswaterski.com.


An invitation to compete in the Masters is universally considered an acknowledgement of achievement for reaching the pinnacle in a given watersports discipline - only the world's most elite athletes compete at the Masters. This tournament is sanctioned by IWWF/USA Water Ski and WWA. Watch all of 64th Masters action live on Saturday May 25th starting at 8:00AM EDT, please visit masterswaterski.com.


About Nautique Boat Company:
Nautique is celebrating its 99th anniversary of delivering excellence in the marine industry. A subsidiary of Correct Craft, Nautique has been on the waters of the world with a passion for innovation since 1925. Delivering the very best waterski, wakeboard and wakesurf boats on the market, Nautique continues to drive progression with their award-winning technology and dedication to building the highest-quality boats imaginable. New technology, performance innovations and attention to detail are the cornerstones of what makes the Nautique brand the industry leader. Through the Nautique Cares initiative, employees and athletes dedicate themselves to not only making a difference on the water, but to extend their support to people in need around the world. The world’s best ski boat, world’s best wake boat, and a company that cares. To learn more visit Nautique.com

About Correct Craft: Celebrating 99 years of excellence in the marine industry, Correct Craft is a Florida-based company with global operations. Focused on “Making Life Better,” the Correct Craft family includes Nautique, Centurion, Supreme, Bass Cat, Yar-Craft, SeaArk, Parker, and Ingenity boat companies, Pleasurecraft Engine Group, Indmar Marine Engines, Velvet Drive Transmissions, Mach Connections, Merritt Precision, Osmosis, Watershed Innovation, and Aktion Parks. For more information, please visit correctcraft.com

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Watch the Nautique Masters Live!

Pine Mountain, GA (May 23, 2024) – Tune in to experience LIVE coverage of the world’s best water skiing and wakeboarding at the most prestigious event of the year: the 64th Nautique Masters Water Ski and Wakeboard Tournament® presented by GM Marine!


Feel as if you’re part of the crowd here at Callaway Gardens with roaming cameras that will capture every essence of the Masters Water Ski and Wakeboard Tournament. Enjoy all the action on Robin Lake, exclusive interviews, walkthroughs of the booths and displays, and get a closer look at the official tournament towboats: the record-setting Ski Nautique and the award-winning Super Air Nautique G23.

“The Masters is the most prestigious event in the world for towed watersports, and we are excited to provide our LIVE webcast coverage all-weekend long from beautiful Callaway Gardens,” said Nautique President Greg Meloon. “While the Masters is best experienced from the shores of Robin Lake, enthusiasts unable to attend can celebrate this amazing event, and watch all the action unfold!”

Live coverage begins tomorrow, Friday May 24th at 8:00am EDT via masterswaterski.com as the 31st Junior Master’s athletes begin their battle for the coveted Junior Masters titles. Follow along with our schedule of events here as coverage extends throughout the entire weekend. 


For additional real-time photos, videos, and results, follow Nautique on Instagram, Facebook, and X. 


About Nautique Boat Company:
Nautique is celebrating its 99th anniversary of delivering excellence in the marine industry. A subsidiary of Correct Craft, Nautique has been on the waters of the world with a passion for innovation since 1925. Delivering the very best waterski, wakeboard and wakesurf boats on the market, Nautique continues to drive progression with their award-winning technology and dedication to building the highest-quality boats imaginable. New technology, performance innovations and attention to detail are the cornerstones of what makes the Nautique brand the industry leader. Through the Nautique Cares initiative, employees and athletes dedicate themselves to not only making a difference on the water, but to extend their support to people in need around the world. The world’s best ski boat, world’s best wake boat, and a company that cares. To learn more visit 
Nautique.com

About Correct Craft: 
Celebrating 99 years of excellence in the marine industry, Correct Craft is a Florida-based company with global operations. Focused on “Making Life Better,” the Correct Craft family includes Nautique, Centurion, Supreme, Bass Cat, Yar-Craft, SeaArk, Parker, and Ingenity boat companies, Pleasurecraft Engine Group, Indmar Marine Engines, Velvet Drive Transmissions, Mach Connections, Merritt Precision, Osmosis, Watershed Innovation, and Aktion Parks. For more information, please visit www.correctcraft.com


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