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Forum: Off-Topic General Discussion   06-21-2015, 11:36 PM
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Posted By Grandpa
Those were the best ever Chomps. When my son got...

Those were the best ever Chomps. When my son got married, he and the groomsmen all wore red ones - hit of the wedding.
Forum: Music Discussion   04-22-2015, 11:14 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 6,610
Posted By Grandpa
Thanks Chomps - more tunes to add to my riding...

Thanks Chomps - more tunes to add to my riding library. I hadn't heard the Troglodyte song in about 100 years.
Forum: Intermountain US   02-19-2015, 09:44 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 5,279
Posted By Grandpa
Now I'm bummed. I'll be there 2 weeks prior. I...

Now I'm bummed. I'll be there 2 weeks prior. I will warn them to keep an eye out for any riff/raff showing up there though. Seriously all the best!!!!!
Forum: Intermountain US   02-03-2015, 10:51 PM
Replies: 7,011
Views: 405,500
Posted By Grandpa
As long as it's not blowing 88mph like the last...

As long as it's not blowing 88mph like the last time I was out there.
Forum: Tips, Tricks And Snowboard Coaching   01-12-2015, 11:20 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,626
Posted By Grandpa
Thanks BA, you've given me my goal for the rest...

Thanks BA, you've given me my goal for the rest of the season.
Forum: Photography, Video, and Other Media   09-29-2014, 11:11 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,317
Posted By Grandpa
Thanks - that was enjoyable. I'm sooo ready for...

Thanks - that was enjoyable. I'm sooo ready for snow.
Forum: Snowboarding General Chat   08-11-2014, 11:27 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,468
Posted By Grandpa
I was thinking exactly the same thing, or how...

I was thinking exactly the same thing, or how about Great-Grandpa?
Forum: Snowboarding General Chat   03-25-2014, 10:14 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 6,034
Posted By Grandpa
Thanks SnowDog Stinky - My joints don't...

Thanks SnowDog

Stinky - My joints don't really mind it while I ride. I think it actually helps keep the knees in shape.
Forum: Snowboarding General Chat   03-24-2014, 10:18 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 6,034
Posted By Grandpa
I'm 64 and this is my 2nd year. Not likely to...

I'm 64 and this is my 2nd year. Not likely to become a park rat. My instructor said he's taught people in their 80's. I refuse to grow old/up.
Forum: Snowboarding General Chat   03-22-2014, 11:06 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 2,800
Posted By Grandpa
Because great-grandpa, which I am, sounded too...

Because great-grandpa, which I am, sounded too long.
Forum: Off-Topic General Discussion   03-12-2014, 09:54 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,846
Posted By Grandpa
Congrats and best wishes Pout.

Congrats and best wishes Pout.
Forum: Snowboarding General Chat   02-13-2014, 11:47 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,552
Posted By Grandpa
Donutz you have my respect sir. Unless I get...

Donutz you have my respect sir. Unless I get crazier than I already am, I don't think you'll ever see me in the park.
Forum: Intermountain US   02-04-2014, 11:21 PM
Replies: 7,011
Views: 405,500
Posted By Grandpa
Save some pow

I hope you guys will save me a little. I'll be at Luv the 2nd week of March and I've never ridden powder.
Forum: Intermountain US   01-14-2014, 08:42 PM
Replies: 7,011
Views: 405,500
Posted By Grandpa
Homesick

Those pics make me a little homesick. Used to work a lot in Summit County in the Winter. Wish I would have learned to snowboard when I lived out there 20+ years ago. Won't be able to get out there...
Forum: Snowboarding General Chat   12-25-2013, 12:24 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 789
Posted By Grandpa
I'm cheap so made my own: 3/4 plywood 32" x 10"...

I'm cheap so made my own: 3/4 plywood 32" x 10" sanded and varnished with some grip tape strips and a 12" piece of pipe. Start out with like 1" to 1.5" pipe and progress up as balance gets better. ...
Forum: Bindings   10-21-2013, 11:21 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,513
Posted By Grandpa
Deacon, you're kind of a wise ass aren't you? I...

Deacon, you're kind of a wise ass aren't you? I like it. I like my canted bindings too. I can tell it in my knees. Helps as you get older I think.
Forum: Back Country Travel   10-06-2013, 01:24 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 5,548
Posted By Grandpa
When I lived in Greeley long ago...

When I lived in Greeley long ago (pre-snowboarding) we used to take the kids out to Sharktooth tubing. It had a great tubing run - they iced down an old gulch that had twists and turns and some...
Forum: Snowboarding General Chat   08-01-2013, 11:08 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 4,144
Posted By Grandpa
Smile Nice job and you could use it for a deer stand...

Nice job and you could use it for a deer stand before it snows.
Forum: Snowboarding General Chat   04-20-2013, 10:00 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,862
Posted By Grandpa
Yes, thank you. I got some toward the end of...

Yes, thank you. I got some toward the end of this season before a trip to Colorado. I would recommend them to everyone now. Even makes it warmer sitting on the snow. At the urging of my wife &...
Forum: Welcome New Riders And New Members   04-03-2013, 10:45 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 614
Posted By Grandpa
Hi Cassie, welcome to a great sport and this...

Hi Cassie, welcome to a great sport and this forum.

I'm still learning myself but make sure to watch Snowolf's videos and check out the tips & tricks section. They really do help a lot. Just got...
Forum: Intermountain US   03-21-2013, 09:30 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,146
Posted By Grandpa
Thanks for the info. I can't hardly wait.

Thanks for the info. I can't hardly wait.
Forum: Intermountain US   03-21-2013, 12:04 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,146
Posted By Grandpa
Nobody ever says anything about Loveland. I'm...

Nobody ever says anything about Loveland. I'm going to be in Colorado next week and hope to get 1 day to ride. Being a noob, I hate to spend $100+ for a lift ticket not even knowing if I can handle...
Forum: Snowboarding General Chat   03-17-2013, 12:03 AM
Replies: 119
Views: 6,571
Posted By Grandpa
63 started at 62 - a wee bit older than that...

63 started at 62 - a wee bit older than that Whippersnapper Donutz
:D
Forum: Western Canada   03-07-2013, 06:50 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 704
Posted By Grandpa
Boy, I've got more than $1760 invested in my...

Boy, I've got more than $1760 invested in my wife. You whipper snappers get all the breaks.

:laugh:
Forum: Snowboarding General Chat   02-21-2013, 11:29 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,862
Posted By Grandpa
I met a couple guys at roller skating that taught...

I met a couple guys at roller skating that taught at Trollhaugen in WI and decided to give it a try as I wasn't getting any younger at 62. Took a couple lessons at the tail end of last year and one...
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