jet skier clinches championship victory
jet skier Nick Edrich is celebrating this week after becoming
British jet ski stock novice champion.
clinched the title after competing in the final round of the jet
ski championships at Milton Keynes last weekend.
his Hydrospace S4, he had a superb weekend, taking two wins in
novice ski stock and also gaining his first win and a second place
in the expert ski classes, which was enough to make him British
ski stock novice Champion and runner-up in expert ski stock.
just went for it and decided I would win the title in style or
not at all. The ski was great and I made no errors which is essential
if you want to win in expert ski," he told Burnham-On-Sea.com.
took the lead from the start but was pushed all the way by the
eventual expert champion in the first race.
added: "It is a dream come true for me to become British
number one. I just hope I have the funds to try and compete next
year in the top class, Ski GP."
skis are tuned to do more than 70 mph whereas mine is doing about
58mph so it's a big jump up in power and fitness that is required."
can't thank my sponsors enough for the help they have given me
- BHB Sport, AK Autos, Fusion Leisure and The Cladding Centre."
is looking for sponsors for next year, now he has proved his capabilities
on the circuit.
Nick in action at the weekend (Photos: Jason and Faye Coombes)