Originally Posted by AlexS
Was at PK yesterday pretty fun though it was super windy. To those who ride pinery(or whatever the big jump line is called), what's up with the first jump? I couldn't find enough speed and knuckled twice. The 3 below are fine but I couldn't get across the first. After i fell i saw everybody else skipping it, and only a single skier did the jump but he carried speed from the higher up lift.
yea that first kicker was a lot bigger until that last rain we got killed it. you're right, dave and i were skipping it too because you can't clear the flat unless you come barreling in from above.