Glenn Kirkpatrick

American Water Ski Educational Foundation Award of Distinction 2000

Inducted into the Florida Water Ski Federation Hall of Fame 2003

Glenn Kirkpatrick of Winter Haven was known as the “Professor of Skiology” in the early 1950s when he started one of the first collegiate water ski teams at Florida Southern College in Lakeland. He was also active in the early establishment of ski schools. He was a one of the founders of the Lakeland Water Ski Club. (Deceased)