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|03-27-2014 03:16 AM|
|ItchEtrigR||I got one from a bit back when I was still candle waxing my board CD jewel case scraping and trying to hit a box the next day...|
|03-27-2014 01:42 AM|
|Simon Birch||Two weeks ago when we got like 8 inches of snow in VA I went to the local hill and hopped on the lift and didn't notice the lift operators piled a lot of snow a few feet ahead of after you sit down, well......I wasn't paying attention and the front of my board went into the pile and I went face first off the lift chair and rolled into the snow. My board was sticking up in the snow and I was bent like a pretzel. The lift operators stopped the lift and everyone behind me was staring at me. Took like what seemed forever to get out of the snow and back on the lift haha.|
|03-26-2014 09:31 PM|
Originally Posted by dsdavis View Post
|03-26-2014 09:23 PM|
It was kind of embarrassing when on my first day on a board, practicing on the bunny hill, I was chatting with a high school aged instructor girl (but not one I'd been training with), and told her I was doing pretty well, and could make it down pretty easily without falling.
Of course, as soon as I started down the hill, I had one of my more spectacular crashes of the day. I looked back up, and of course she had seen the whole thing. I told her it was because I knew she was watching.
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|03-26-2014 05:28 PM|
|SnowDogWax||Not been snowboarding in 10 years. Early last year was in the lift line. Young kid said…. Dud! are they even snowboard boots. I think they are well turns out NOT… just a pair of boots…|
|03-26-2014 05:26 PM|
Originally Posted by miplatt88 View Post
Good news though, I now ride a t-bar like a champ
|03-26-2014 05:24 PM|
|03-26-2014 05:16 PM|
Originally Posted by d2cycles View Post
|03-26-2014 05:11 PM|
Originally Posted by td.1000 View Post
|03-26-2014 05:08 PM|
Last year I was on this chair that was really slow but the wheel where the chair turns isn't that big so it scoops you up really fast and unloads quick as well. If you don't unload fast you're fucked which is what happened to me.
Top of the hill, I get ready, lay the board down and push off the chair. I guess I didn't do it quick enough or what but the chair scooped me back up and I found myself about to ride back down again lol. The lifties saw it and stopped the whole lift, I quickly unstrapped and jumped down while the whole line was looking at me. Little embarrassing to say the least.
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