Eddie Roberts' involvement in the industry dates back to the 1960s. He helped establish O’Brien, H.O. Sports and Radar Skis to world prominence. He was responsible for many notable innovations in water ski and wakeboard equipment. He also volunteered immeasurable hours at tournaments, clinics, clubs, and trade shows promoting the sport.
A well-known personality in the Pacific Northwest and Northern California water ski communities, his encouraging and jovial demeanor has been an inspiration to water sports enthusiasts of all ages. Eddie passed away in 2019.