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post #11 of (permalink) Old 11-02-2012, 07:22 PM
BurtonAvenger
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Originally Posted by poutanen View Post
My professional opinion. Rocker blows...

The day I see anybody on a timed run of any kind (BX, alpine, etc.) running on anything but a camber board, I might start to think about changing my opinion. These guys are blasting at high speeds on hardpack and ice. The run camber.

I watched a guy on rocker skis last year going through some crud. His tips and tails were bouncing so much I thought he was going to go-go-gadget helicopter and fly right on our of there! Not for me thanks!
Actually most hard boot carve board guys decks in BX/Alpine have a rockered nose.

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