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04-21-2017 01:28 PM
poutanen
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Originally Posted by geekd4d View Post
I want to be that parent that can ride with his kids, and I have a lot of respect for those families that can. Hats off to you man.
I grew up skiing with my Dad, loved it! Now I'm living in snowboarding mecca, got my then girlfriend into snowboarding (now wife), volunteer snowboard patrol, and when we have kids we'd love to get them into the sport. Hopefully they choose to continue with it, and carry on the tradition!
04-21-2017 12:59 PM
geekd4d
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Originally Posted by basser View Post
For the record, I didn't mean that your are old.

That is really impressive to hear a 9 y/o hitting pretty decent sized jumps.

Anyways, welcome to the forum!
hahah, all good! I didn't take it that way.
04-21-2017 12:57 PM
geekd4d
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Originally Posted by wrathfuldeity View Post
yup terrifying...in terms of stoke, medical bills and permanent damage to either one of you

as for getting pushed by daughter...Just Say No Thanks...and just ask her if she really wants to push your broken ass around in a wheel chair...besides how would she get to the hill

but still able to ride with my daughter...we started together like 15 yrs ago (7 and 44 yrs) and last Sat my son, daughter and I rode together which we hadn't done in like 6-7 years...it was damm fun
Oh no, its fine. She pushes me to learn new things (I had never done woods before this season.. loving them now.), have fun and just enjoy the mountain. They have no fear at that age, and I will never hold her back from trying something.
She broke her elbow last season and as soon as she got her hard cast.. she was back on the board.
I want to be that parent that can ride with his kids, and I have a lot of respect for those families that can. Hats off to you man.
04-21-2017 12:41 PM
snowangel99
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but still able to ride with my daughter...we started together like 15 yrs ago (7 and 44 yrs) and last Sat my son, daughter and I rode together which we hadn't done in like 6-7 years...it was damm fun
I love this SO much!!!!!![emoji12]
04-21-2017 11:23 AM
wrathfuldeity
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Originally Posted by geekd4d View Post
Would be awesome. My daughter is the one that keeps pushing me to go harder, she's 9 and already taking 15-20 ft jumps. It's friggin terrifying
yup terrifying...in terms of stoke, medical bills and permanent damage to either one of you

as for getting pushed by daughter...Just Say No Thanks...and just ask her if she really wants to push your broken ass around in a wheel chair...besides how would she get to the hill

but still able to ride with my daughter...we started together like 15 yrs ago (7 and 44 yrs) and last Sat my son, daughter and I rode together which we hadn't done in like 6-7 years...it was damm fun
04-21-2017 11:03 AM
basser
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Originally Posted by geekd4d View Post
Would be awesome. My daughter is the one that keeps pushing me to go harder, she's 9 and already taking 15-20 ft jumps. It's friggin terrifying
For the record, I didn't mean that your are old.

That is really impressive to hear a 9 y/o hitting pretty decent sized jumps.

Anyways, welcome to the forum!
04-20-2017 05:04 AM
geekd4d
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Originally Posted by basser View Post
an old dog teaching us new tricks.
Would be awesome. My daughter is the one that keeps pushing me to go harder, she's 9 and already taking 15-20 ft jumps. It's friggin terrifying
04-19-2017 11:07 PM
basser
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Originally Posted by Phedder View Post
Man, I read that first as Irish Setter and I was all kinds of confused...

Welcome bud
an old dog teaching us new tricks.
04-19-2017 10:21 PM
Phedder
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Originally Posted by geekd4d View Post
Just found out about this forum!
Another thing to add to my snowboarding addiction...
Had a 75 year old Irish shredder teach me how to snowboard @ 36 and I haven't looked back.. Never to old to learn!
Man, I read that first as Irish Setter and I was all kinds of confused...

Welcome bud
04-19-2017 09:13 PM
geekd4d Just found out about this forum!
Another thing to add to my snowboarding addiction...
Had a 75 year old Irish shredder teach me how to snowboard @ 36 and I haven't looked back.. Never to old to learn!
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