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Preserving the History & Heritage of Lake Winnipesaukee & Vicinity
Dick binette
INTERNATIONAL WATER SKI CHAMPION FOR WEIRS, NH

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Dick Binette learned to water ski on Lake Winnipesaukee and went on to become an international champion. In 1954 he broke the world's record for ski jumping at the National Championships, held on Lake Opechee and hosted by the Weirs Ski Club. Click any photo to enlarge it and read its caption.