Eight Canyon Lake Ski Club members participated in the 2018 National Waterski Championships Aug. 7 through Aug. 11 at Mystic Lakes in Maize, Kansas. Kendra Nathan, Tom Nathan, Kevin Hyatt, Brad Hartwell, Steven Brooks, Tina Grossi, Diana Parker and Debbie Sacks competed, earning a total of six medals. Diana Parker earned two fourth-place medals in Jump and Overall, Tina Grossi earned a second-place medal in Slalom and Kendra Nathan earned three first-place National Championship titles in Slalom, Jump and Overall.
In July, 14 Ski Club members, Liam Brady, Kendra Nathan, Ryan Fitzpatrick, Tom Nathan, Brad Hartwell, Scott Larson, Steven Brooks, Sabrina Bargar, Tina Grossi, Carol Brooks, Debbie Sacks, Kevin Hyatt, Jim Brooks and Diana Parker, participated in the 2018 Western Regional Waterski Championships at Laku Landing in Windsor, Colorado. The Canyon Lakers earned a total of 21 medals; six first-place, six second-place, six third-place and three fourth-place medals.