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The World Barefoot Center is the largest barefoot waterskiing school in the world. Whether looking for a quiet tour around the beautiful Chain of Lakes on Stand Up Paddleboards, flying like "IronMan" with Flyboard Central Florida, or learning to...more
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3915 Conine Dr E, Winter Haven, FL 33881-9644
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Reviewed November 10, 2018

If you ever dreamed of learning to barefoot water ski this is the place to go. You get expert barefoot water ski instruction from the world's best barefooters. This is the place to learn to barefoot ski or to train to be the next world...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed September 3, 2018 via mobile

Great experience with awesome staff, they certainly make the trip worth it with the professional and great guidance received from the staff. Thanks, Ben, Ashley, Keith, Swampy, and David! Excellent time, will for sure be back!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Josh B
Reviewed May 2, 2018 via mobile

If you want to go to a place to learn how to Barefoot or improve your skills there is simply no better place. They completely treat you like family and you are learning and hanging out with the best of the best. We will be...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed March 17, 2018 via mobile

I spent a half day at WBC to work on my footing. Everyone was fantastic. They make you feel welcome right away. You sign a waiver, sign the wall, meet the crew and head out. Ashley was a phenomenal coach, and made some small adjustments...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Kyle M
Reviewed January 18, 2018

We rented a pontoon boat from WBC for a half day adventure around the chain of lakes in Winter Haven. What a fun afternoon! I think we were able to visit 9-10 of the lakes. The staff is VERY helpful, friendly, professional and very talented!...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed December 3, 2016

I regularly travel from New Hampshire to WBC to train and brush up on my barefoot water ski skills. The best of the best teaches there. #1 in the world David Small, #1 in the USA and #2 in the world Keith St. Onge, #1...More

Date of experience: November 2016
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Reviewed July 30, 2016 via mobile

I spent two full days at the world barefoot center, and my girlfriend rode along. Ashleigh was a fantastic coach and really helped to critique and improve my technique. Everyone was very friendly and made it a great experience. They also had very nice equipment....More

Date of experience: July 2016
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Reviewed June 2, 2016

The World Barefoot Center has the top barefooters in the world that coach and train students. A lifetime experience that you'll want to go to again and again. Keith, David, Ben and Ashley are outstanding teachers and go above and beyond sharing their skills and...More

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Joedolson
Reviewed May 18, 2016

The World Barefoot Center provides world-class barefoot water ski coaching for skiers of all abilities. Their coaches Dave Small, Keith St. Onge, Ben Groen, and Ashley Stebbeings are the best skiers and coaches in the world. Located minutes from Lego Land and only 40 minutes...More

Date of experience: November 2015
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Reviewed May 17, 2016

My grandson and I visited World Barefoot Center in Feb, 2016. It was his first visit there and it was an unforgettable experience! He's only 6 yr old so I wasn't sure how he would take to being so far away from his mom. The...More

Date of experience: February 2016
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