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2023 Tournaments

We are pleased to announce that we will be hosting 3 tournaments this year. The City of Lakes tournament, the Central Regional Tournament and the NSSA Division I Show Ski National Championships.

The City of Lakes Tournament will be held June 18 – 19, 2023 and is open to all USAWS member teams and individuals. Download Entry Forms

The Central Regional Tournament will be held July 8 – 9, 2023 and is the qualifying tournament for National completion. Download Entry Forms

The Division I Show Ski Nationals will be held August 11 -13, 2023 and will feature the top 12 teams in the nation. Download Entry Forms

All tournaments are free to the public to attend.  View Map

 

About the Venue

The Lake City Skiers are able to provide outstanding accessibility for teams, officials,
spectators, exhibitors, and vendors at the show site in beautiful Warsaw, Indiana. There have
been major improvements to the show site over the last few years to make it a premier venue for
show ski tournaments. And, the team is continuously improving its site on Hidden Lake.

Some of the other features of the Lake City Skiers show site include:
*Easily accessible from both major routes coming into Warsaw.
*Accessible areas for individuals with disabilities as well as designated parking areas.
*Bleacher seating to accommodate up to 1,700 spectators with additional lawn chair
seating available.
*Capacity to host up to 3,000 people each day.
*Sufficient shade areas.
*Ample parking for team and spectator vehicles.

For Competitors

*Hidden Lake can hold over 300 vehicles on our site. An additional 1,000 vehicles can be parked
200 feet past the east end of the lake.
*The entire show course and boat launch is closed off from public boat traffic due to being a
private 24acre lake.
*The performance platform, payoff stage, and auxiliary docks on the west and east end are
covered with carpeting.
*Hidden Lake’s grassed parking areas are accessed by paved and gravel roads.
They provide easy access for teams, officials, spectators, exhibitors, vendors, and emergency vehicles.
*Parking attendants may monitor and manage traffic in and out of the park during the event.
*The Lake City Skiers will secure a minimum of 17 portable toilets to be placed at various
locations throughout the site.
*The show site offers electrical outlets that are available at various locations.
*The Lake City Skiers will provide concessions during the tournament. The main concession
area will be at the east end of the show course.
*Lutheran Kosciusko Hospital and MedStat are both only minutes from the show site.
*Communication will be maintained with the local authorities.

 

Show Site Layout

Transportation

Warsaw, Indiana, is centrally located within the Central Region. Road transportation for
competing teams and spectators is an easy trip going east and west across U.S. 30 or north and
south on State Road 15.
Warsaw, Indiana is located approximately the following distances from these respective
locations.
Madison, Wisconsin 270 miles
Milwaukee, Wisconsin 215 miles
Rock Island, Illinois 275 miles
Rockford, Illinois 210 miles
Chicago, Illinois 120 miles
Indianapolis, Indiana 120 miles
Grand Rapids, Michigan 130 miles
Detroit, Michigan 230 miles
Cleveland, Ohio 270 miles

Accommodations

The hotel/motel rooms below are located only 5 ­ 10 minutes from the show site.

HOTEL/MOTEL               # OF ROOMS

Fairfield Inn                              92
Wyndham                                 155
Holiday Inn Express            96
Hampton Inn                           82
Comfort Inn                             71
Tru by Hilton                           82
Best Western                         76

There are an additional 300 rooms, 20 minutes north of the show site in Goshen and
approximately 200 rooms, 35 minutes west of the show site in Plymouth
with approximately 200 rooms, 35 minutes east of the show site in Columbia City.

There are also 35 hotels nearby in Fort Wayne and many Bed and Breakfast in the area.

For more accommodations visit KCVCB