56th Masters Water Ski & Wakeboard Tournament

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Hey World! The 56th Masters Water Ski & Wakeboard Tournament took place over Memorial Day weekend at Callaway Gardens in Pine Mountain, Georgia. WOW! What a weekend. This was my third time attending the Masters but my 1st Masters as a skier as I was able to finally step onto the waters of Robin Lake. As it is in golf, … Read More

Brian Detrick56th Masters Water Ski & Wakeboard Tournament

Recap: 2014 US Open of Water Skiing

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Hey World! This past weekend the US Open of Water Skiing was back for the first time in about 10 years. It was held in Florida with Prelims at Lake Grew (USA Water Ski Headquarters) in Polk City and the finals at Lake Ivanhoe in Downtown Orlando. It featured the best male and female water skiers in the world who … Read More

Brian DetrickRecap: 2014 US Open of Water Skiing

Recap: Jack’s Splash For Cash

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Hey World!     It was a quick trip for me this weekend to Orlando for Jack’s Splash for Cash event at Jack Traver’s Sunset Lakes. The location for next weeks’ 2014 Senior World Championships. This event was a 2nd year Introductory Elite Tournament. 2 preliminary rounds Saturday with the top 8 scores from either round advancing to the 1 round … Read More

Brian DetrickRecap: Jack’s Splash For Cash

Recap: Malibu Open, Mastercraft Pro Shootout and U.S. Nationals

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Hey World! I just finished an eventful two weeks of being on the road for the Malibu Open in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, the Mastercraft Pro Shootout in Calgary, Canada and the U.S. Nationals in San Marcos, Texas. Unfortunately now like the rest of you, I am back to reality working my desk job wishing I was out on the water. Malibu … Read More

Brian DetrickRecap: Malibu Open, Mastercraft Pro Shootout and U.S. Nationals

3rd Place at Moomba Masters / Moomba Masters Recap – Australia Update #7

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Hey World! The 2014 Moomba Masters is in the books! A few words that come to mind when I look back on the event are: spectacular, one of a kind, memorable and another milestone reached. For me, it all started on Saturday for the Men’s Slalom Prelims. There were 26 skiers and the field was being cut to 15. I … Read More

Brian Detrick3rd Place at Moomba Masters / Moomba Masters Recap – Australia Update #7

Moomba Training / Moomba Masters Live Webcast & Schedule – Australia Update #6

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Hey World! After a very exciting 2nd place finish at the 2014 Australian Open ProAm, I flew down to Melbourne to train for the next event in Australia, the Moomba Masters on the Yarra River. I trained with the Collicoat Family on a river in Bridgewater; a small town about 2 hours from Melbourne. Ironically, I went to college (Saint … Read More

Brian DetrickMoomba Training / Moomba Masters Live Webcast & Schedule – Australia Update #6

My 2nd Place Finish / Final Results of the 2014 Australian Open ProAm – Australia Update #5

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Hey World! It was an exciting day today at the 2nd and final day of the 2014 Australian Open ProAm! A lot of great skiing in both of the Open Men and Women divisions. It started out with the second round. Emma and Geena put up some great scores and we could see it was going to be a battle … Read More

Brian DetrickMy 2nd Place Finish / Final Results of the 2014 Australian Open ProAm – Australia Update #5

2014 Australian Open ProAm Round 1 Results – Australia Update #4

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Hey World! Round 1 of the 2014 Australian Open ProAm is in the books. Despite the adverse weather all day; there was some good skiing. It has been raining majority of the day. I was stoked about my first round. I ran over the top of 3@41off to get a score of 2@41off which put me in 2nd place after … Read More

Brian Detrick2014 Australian Open ProAm Round 1 Results – Australia Update #4

My 25th Bday / 2014 Australian Open ProAm – Australia Update #3

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Hey World! I feel a bit older today. Yesterday (in Australia, today back home) was my 25th birthday. I had a great day taking my final ski ride before the 2014 Australian Open ProAm; which is quickly approaching. Last night to celebrate I went into town with some skiing friends who are here for the event as well. We went … Read More

Brian DetrickMy 25th Bday / 2014 Australian Open ProAm – Australia Update #3

Stoney Park and Billabong Zoo – Koala And Wildlife Park – Australia Update #2

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Hey World! I’ve had another great couple of days here at Stoney Park. Al Limbrick, from England,  who has a house at Stoney Park, invited a few of us over for dinner. It was great to have a home cooked meal and relax and catch up with Al and a few other skiers. Below is a picture from that night. … Read More

Brian DetrickStoney Park and Billabong Zoo – Koala And Wildlife Park – Australia Update #2