- Kari McCollum, T-Mobile
- 11.1 kilometre(s)
- United States (Lake Elsinore)
The greatest distance water skied while towed by a blimp is 11.1 km (36,417 ft 4 in or 6.9 miles), and was achieved by T-Mobile and Kari McCollum (both USA) on Lake Elsinore, California, USA, on 13 March 2018.
The blimp traveled at a speed of 17 kts (19.5 mph), with Kari water skiing behind around the oval course on Lake Elsinore.