GM Marine Engine Technology will continue as the presenting sponsor of the Masters Water Ski & Wakeboard tournament, under a two-year deal announced Thursday.
The agreement includes the 57th and 58th Masters held over Memorial Day weekend each year at Callaway Gardens in Pine Mountain, Ga. The Masters Water Ski &Wakeboard Tournament is an invitation-only event featuring the world’s best athletes in slalom, tricks, jump, wakeboard and wakeskate.
“GM Marine is pleased to reinforce our partnership with Nautique and PCM by committing to sponsor the prestigious Masters Water Ski & Wakeboard tournament for the next two years,” said Patrick Koenigknecht, GM director of marine OEM sales. “GM Marine along with our partners are committed to providing these world-class athletes with our world-class all-new fifth-generation engines that leverage our decades of experience with the latest technologies to deliver an unprecedented balance of performance and efficiency.”
In, 2015, Nautique Boats, PCM Engines, and GM Marine Engine Technology worked together to introduce direct-injection technology to the inboard marine market. GM Marine Engine Technology and PCM Engines are the exclusive power of Nautique Boats.
“Nautique is proud to be partnered with GM Marine Engine Technology as presenting sponsor of the Masters. Working together we have not only enhanced the performance of Masters competitors, but also brought industry-changing technology to Nautique owners and enthusiasts” said Nautique president Greg Meloon.
The 57th Masters Water Ski and Wakeboard Tournament presented by GM Marine Technology will be held on May 27-29.