Everybody loves Blake Corning. Racers love Blake, sponsors love Blake, the Pro Desk at Lake Havasu Home Depot Loves Blake when he runs up the IJSBA charge account for World Finals (IJSBA administration loves him in spite of this). Even his local news media gives Blake and the team some love.
Blake's April 16-17 event, in Elma, Washington caught the attention of the Greys Harbor news publication, The Vidette. We see runabouts in the lead photograph so it looks like Blake is also loved by "couchers" in the Pacific Northwest.
Here is the link to the article: http://thevidette.com/sections/news/local/jet-skis-bowers-lake-elma-entertain-hundreds.html. It looks like you have to subscribe to read the article for more than ten seconds but we are sure you wont mind doing so because, after all, you love Blake, too, right?