Premier Date: January 25, 2004
There were some difficulties in testing this myth conclusively.
*The original result was "busted," but when revisited in episode 14 it was changed to "plausible."
Adam and Jamie recruited Stanford University’s rowing team to help test this myth. After several tries Jamie was able to stay upright for over 40 seconds, with only a few hours experience in waterskiing.
Fecal coliforms were indeed found on all the test brushes, including the control ones. However, none were of a level high enough to be dangerous, and experts confirm that such coliforms were impossible to completely avoid.