IN MEMORIAM:  We sadly lost our brother Roger this past season … Rog had an extensive Water-skiing background dating to 1976, when he began working as a Promotional Barefoot Water Skier at the age of 9 !! He started with Avon Boats, skiing in the sales videos which were shown at all boat shows. Roger also skied for Ski Master Ski Co, Air Chair, Fineline Industries, and H.O. Sports — working personally for Herb O’Brien from 1989 to 2003. He was also widely known for having invented numerous Water Ski Stunts such as the Body-slide Tumble Turn for instance. He was also a contributing writer over the years for Water Ski Magazine. And he also won the National Speed Ski Championships in 2002. We’ll see you again on the other side, our brother …