Hey World! The Waterski Magazine 2014-2015 Waterski Awards also took place in Milwaukee over the weekend. Every year the most talented skiers from around the globe are honored at the Waterski Awards to reflect upon the previous 12 months’ accomplishments of events that represent the sport to the fullest. I took home the honors and was named Waterski Ambassador of … Read More
Hey World! Del Rodgers, KCRA 3 Sports Anchor, contacted me a few weeks ago about wanting to do a segment on me in their My58 Superstars. Michelle Dapper, another KCRA Sports Anchor/Reporter came out to Shortline Lake to interview me and capture some skiing footage. Last night it aired. Check out the video below. Thanks again to Del, Michelle … Read More
Hey World, In the May/June 2015 issue of USA Water Ski’s Magazine publication, The Water Skier, you will find an article I wrote about communication. Specifically, communication between the skier and driver. The value of the driver’s feedback on my skiing is an important aspect that takes place during the majority of my practice rides. Check out the article via … Read More
Hey World! I had the opportunity to interview with Kareem Abdul-Jabbar from Sports Recall; an online sports media outlet. Below are three segments from the interview. Their reference to world champion is relate to me being part of the 6 member United States University World Team and becoming world champions at the 2012 FISU University World Championships.
Hey World! This morning, February 17, 2014, I was live with Fox 40’s Eric Rucker at my home site, Shortline Lake, in Elk Grove, California. They did a story on me heading down under to Australia and kicking off the 2014 season with the Australian Open and Moomba Masters Events. I was live at 7:45am and 8:45am with Eric Rucker, then an edited … Read More
Hey World! I made it on the cover of the Today & Tonight Magazine! A friend of mine, Brandon Barrett, lives in Florida now and works for a newspaper company. He ran across his competitor’s magazine and recognized the picture of me skiing. He sent me a picture of the cover and said, “Dude. You’re on the cover of a … Read More
Hey World! Merced, CA, April 23, 2013; Centurion Boats is proud to announce Brian Detrick as the newest member of the Centurion Carbon Pro Team. As an accomplished slalom skier, Brian Detrick is a natural for the Centurion Carbon Pro team. The Centurion Carbon Pro is regarded as the best three-event watersports towboat in the market today. The Carbon Pro is … Read More
Hey World! A few weeks ago I was contacted by Erin Bersesini, a writer for Outside Magazine. She said she writes an online fitness column for Outside Magazine in which she answers reader questions. She was recently asked, “what exercises people should do to get in shape for water skiing?” She asked if she could ask me a few questions about … Read More