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Race Director Brian “Bubba” Smith

Brian Smith, most people know him as Bubba, is the father of Taylor Smith (#26) and Ty Smith (#515). Originally from Southern California, but moved to Lake Havasu City, AZ in 2013. Local business owner of JR Motors RV & Marine, with ties to the community. Bubba’s love for jet skiing started 30 years ago when he got his first jet ski. His passion for jet ski racing started when his son, Ty Smith, started racing in 2021 and his daughter, Taylor Smith, started racing in 2022. One of the things he loves most about jet ski racing is the tight-knit community and the friends that we have made all over the world!