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Forum: General Equipment Reviews.   03-11-2013, 03:36 PM
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Posted By wildshoetwt
Thumbs up Von Zipper Fish Bowl

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as comfortable as any goggle, light for their size, and the nearly unlimited peripheral vision gives them a very open, natural, comfortable and relaxed feel

if you are the type that...
Forum: Snowboarding General Chat   03-06-2013, 01:48 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,357
Posted By wildshoetwt
drug testing

so kelly slater (a pro surfer) was in an interview recently talking about "rampant recreational drug use" in surfing and how the drug tests are minimal or ineffective...

which strikes me as...
Forum: Tips, Tricks And Snowboard Coaching   03-05-2013, 08:26 PM
Replies: 127
Views: 17,391
Posted By wildshoetwt
just an aside, i was at mammoth the other day...

just an aside, i was at mammoth the other day near chair 9 riding some mellow off-trail fairly well-tracked/ridden trees, decided to carve up a ledge hoping to ride it for awhile and drop in on a...
Forum: Tips, Tricks And Snowboard Coaching   03-05-2013, 07:15 PM
Replies: 127
Views: 17,391
Posted By wildshoetwt
:dizzy: what did i just read... i feel like it's...

:dizzy: what did i just read... i feel like it's the key to my next progression but i can't for the life of me understand this.
Forum: Tips, Tricks And Snowboard Coaching   03-03-2013, 11:20 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 9,118
Posted By wildshoetwt
yup. I never felt like I had control over my...

yup. I never felt like I had control over my board until I moved to stiff gear.

what do you mean by powerful?
Forum: Off Season Recreation   03-03-2013, 05:54 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,589
Posted By wildshoetwt
My worst extreme-sports wipeout ever was on...

My worst extreme-sports wipeout ever was on rollerblades down a super-steep hill that I couldn't stop myself from falling down. My second worst happened on a gravel slope at high speed on a mountain...
Forum: Snowboarding General Chat   03-02-2013, 10:33 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 12,503
Posted By wildshoetwt
having never seen corbets in real life, just...

having never seen corbets in real life, just looking at video footage...i cant imagine ever doing it on a snowboard, i'd feel safer doing it on skis, even with little-to-no skiing experience
Forum: Tips, Tricks And Snowboard Coaching   03-02-2013, 06:23 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 877
Posted By wildshoetwt
thanks to everyone, especially snowolf's post... ...

thanks to everyone, especially snowolf's post...

the issue was definitely probably hesitation, not enough speed causing instability as the board slowed and pointed upwards on the ramp, and i think...
Forum: Tips, Tricks And Snowboard Coaching   03-02-2013, 03:04 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 9,118
Posted By wildshoetwt
while i don't agree with the sentiment of this...

while i don't agree with the sentiment of this post, i do partially agree with the fact that aggressive freeriding demands med-stiff to stiff equipment, especially boots...
Forum: Boards   03-02-2013, 02:35 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,541
Posted By wildshoetwt
I would use a softer binding than the Cartel for...

I would use a softer binding than the Cartel for a park board.
Forum: Tips, Tricks And Snowboard Coaching   03-02-2013, 01:47 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 9,118
Posted By wildshoetwt
i'm frankly shocked that anyone here recommends...

i'm frankly shocked that anyone here recommends riding the most comfortable equipment possible.

good luck doing intense tree runs, moguls, or super-steeps with noodle gear, i'm not saying it's not...
Forum: Snowboarding General Chat   03-01-2013, 11:19 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 12,503
Posted By wildshoetwt
those slopes look serious as fsck.

those slopes look serious as fsck.
Forum: Snowboarding General Chat   03-01-2013, 07:53 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 12,503
Posted By wildshoetwt
its not at all point and shoot on a snowboard,...

its not at all point and shoot on a snowboard, that's reckless as hell, and yes getting there is part of the run...also remember that a low quality video isn't going to a do a run justice...
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Forum: Snowboarding General Chat   03-01-2013, 01:08 AM
Replies: 118
Views: 12,503
Posted By wildshoetwt
Kiwi flats @ Mammoth is a run ill never slide...

Kiwi flats @ Mammoth is a run ill never slide down again




kiwi flats - mammoth on Vimeo (http://vimeo.com/1345692)
Forum: Snowboard Reviews   02-28-2013, 11:20 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 6,019
Posted By wildshoetwt
Should give the ATV a try! Definitely fun and...

Should give the ATV a try! Definitely fun and absolutely charges through crud and crusty, bumpy conditions, less stiff 4sure.
Forum: Snowboard Reviews   02-28-2013, 11:07 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 6,019
Posted By wildshoetwt
It feels sloppy compared to many boards on...

It feels sloppy compared to many boards on groomers at low speeds, like I said it craves speed, it almost takes on a life of its own (in a great way) when you have the right amount of speed for the...
Forum: Snowboard Reviews   02-28-2013, 09:48 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 6,019
Posted By wildshoetwt
Big Bear is closest, Mammoth is for long...

Big Bear is closest, Mammoth is for long weekends. I generally end up riding @ Utah(Park City), Nevada (Heavenly) Oregon(Timberline), Connecticut(lolkillington) and New Hampshire(Gunstock) plus or...
Forum: Snowboard Reviews   02-28-2013, 09:30 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 6,019
Posted By wildshoetwt
Here's the review I wrote: Rider info... ...

Here's the review I wrote:

Rider info...

Height 5'10"
Weight 175
Boot Size US12
(Burton Boot = US11 Footprint)

Board: Slash ATV HUB 161cm
Forum: Snowboard Reviews   02-28-2013, 09:00 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 5,855
Posted By wildshoetwt
Thumbs up Slash ATV HUB

Rider info...

Height 5'10"
Weight 175
Boot Size US12
(Burton Boot = US11 Footprint)

Board: Slash ATV HUB 161cm
Boots used: Burton Driver X '12
Bindings used: Union SL
Forum: Slam Section   02-27-2013, 10:45 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,217
Posted By wildshoetwt
This post worries me because I literally woke up...

This post worries me because I literally woke up very sore but massaged the area, applied icy hot, and took some Advil and by the time I got to the chairlift I couldn't even feel anything. 24 hour...
Forum: Tips, Tricks And Snowboard Coaching   02-26-2013, 01:39 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 877
Posted By wildshoetwt
Landing small jumpsuit

Anytime I try to land small jumps (< 1 ft air)about 66% of the time i end up eating snow. Either my tail washes out on the kicker and I end up doing a nice 90 degree turn to my butt or knees or I...
Forum: Slam Section   02-26-2013, 01:19 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,217
Posted By wildshoetwt
Haha thanks yeah I was worried about sliding down...

Haha thanks yeah I was worried about sliding down into some rocks so I was in survival mode. Judging by the positive impact icing my back had, it is definitely a muscle thing (knock on wood) and if...
Forum: Snowboarding General Chat   02-25-2013, 11:03 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 3,888
Posted By wildshoetwt
speaking from someone who lives in cali, it is...

speaking from someone who lives in cali, it is legal now, and it's not considered like heroin anymore, most reasonable people realize its basically better for you than alcohol...
Forum: Slam Section   02-25-2013, 10:37 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,217
Posted By wildshoetwt
back pain

slid face first down a 42-50 degree run, started picking up speed rather than slowing down no matter what i tried to dig in with, tried to rotate the board (have no idea why i thought this was a good...
Forum: Tips, Tricks And Snowboard Coaching   02-25-2013, 07:30 PM
Replies: 127
Views: 17,391
Posted By wildshoetwt
Thats it Thats all Freeriding, Travis Rice,...

Thats it Thats all Freeriding, Travis Rice, Nicolas Müller and JeremyJones - YouTube (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R13rBVm6bpM&t=1m29s)

between 1:29 and 1:35

especially, those first few turns...
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