Chile Update #4 – Opening Ceremony / Results from First Day of Competition

Brian DetrickWater Ski News

Hey World! Today was the first day of competition. It started off well with Lauren and Alex both getting into 35. Then Dylan and Tyler ran mid 35’s with Adam and I running deep 38. It was a great start for our team as 5 out of our 6 skiers made it to the finals. Below are results from day … Read More

Brian DetrickChile Update #4 – Opening Ceremony / Results from First Day of Competition

Chile Update #3 – Site Seeing / Running Orders

Brian DetrickTravels, Water Ski News

Hey World! Just about everyone who is coming to the event has arrived. My parents were successfully able to get the rental car and find the hotel without any major problems. It did take them an hour or two and they finally turned down the street they thought the hotel was on, and found it. Off of the main street, … Read More

Brian DetrickChile Update #3 – Site Seeing / Running Orders

Chile Update #2

Brian DetrickWater Ski News

Hey World! The last few days here in Chile have been pretty entertaining. We haven’t had a dull moment with having some difficulty with the language barrier at times, trying to navigate through the city with street signs that are very small and sometimes hidden and trying to find a restaurant that will has and will put on the NFL … Read More

Brian DetrickChile Update #2

Arrived in Chile

Brian DetrickTravels

Hey World! Yesterday, I arrived safely in Santiago, Chile! My teammate Lauren Morgan picked me up from the airport and we headed straight to the site. The Miranda’s have a sweet set up here in San Bernardo (20 min south of Santiago). See pictures of the site below. There weren’t a lot of people skiing yesterday so I was able … Read More

Brian DetrickArrived in Chile

Off to Chile!

Brian DetrickTravels

Hey World! My time here in Florida has come to an end. The past few days have been a lot of fun!! I have been training hard, filming, doing photo shoots and playing around with a GoPro camera. I have enjoyed my time here at McCormick’s. I want to thank Jim and Michael McCormick, Parker Staver and the rest of … Read More

Brian DetrickOff to Chile!

Happy New Years

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Hope you all had a fun and safe new years eve. This new years was different since I am in Florida. I still had a great night though. It was very low key; played some pool and hung out with some people that ski/wake at McCormicks. It was an early night since I had some big things planned for the … Read More

Brian DetrickHappy New Years

Arrived in Florida

Brian DetrickTravels

Hey World! I’m now in Tampa, Florida training at McCormick’s Ski School. The water temp is a lot warmer than back home in California. It has been nice to get out of the drysuit and ski in board shorts again. The 2012 FISU University World Water Ski Championships are just around the corner. Day 1 – I took one ride … Read More

Brian DetrickArrived in Florida

Merry Christmas!

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I was fortunate to spend the last couple of days with my family as we stayed in California for the first time in 5 years. Even though it was Christmas, I continued to train for the University World Championships. My older brother Steven and his family joined us at our home as they made the trip from North Las Vegas. … Read More

Brian DetrickMerry Christmas!

City Council Recognition

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If you recall, in the beginning of November I participated in a celebrity basketball tournament that benefited foster youth in the Sacramento Region. On Wednesday December 14th, the Elk Grove City Council recognized our team that represented their city and won the championship at the Jumpstart 21 Regional Celebrity Basketball Tournament. Our team consisted of myself, former NFL Jets/Eagle’s wide … Read More

Brian DetrickCity Council Recognition

November Recap

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November has quickly come to an end. It was a great month that involved a lot of activities. Some of them, like the Celebrity Basketball Tournament, I have already posted about so I won’t duplicate anything. I started out the month by joining the Movember movement to help raise awareness for men’s prostate cancer and men’s health in general. Below … Read More

Brian DetrickNovember Recap