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Forum: Snowboarding General Chat   01-20-2012, 05:58 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 16,946
Posted By Peaceryder
I snowboard with my eyes, not my ears. You avoid...

I snowboard with my eyes, not my ears. You avoid crashes by looking up at the fall line before changing your direction... kinda like driving a car on the highway. If you just waited to hear anouther...
Forum: Snowboarding General Chat   01-20-2012, 05:47 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 7,722
Posted By Peaceryder
If you're going on the trip to 'snowboard' then...

If you're going on the trip to 'snowboard' then it could be the best trip of your life. Often you meet very unique people when you go up the chairlift solo. My last time at the hill I had an...
Forum: Snowboarding General Chat   01-20-2012, 01:40 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,526
Posted By Peaceryder
I would assume that if you're right handed, your...

I would assume that if you're right handed, your entire right side is always going to be bigger/stronger/faster, etc. I have a seated calf machine in my room and use it constantly to build up...
Forum: Snowboarding General Chat   01-19-2012, 05:06 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,522
Posted By Peaceryder
My local hill doesn't have any flat spots... that...

My local hill doesn't have any flat spots... that could be why things are different. We got dumped on by nearly 4 ft and pretty much all of Calgary was at the hill that day, lol.
Forum: Snowboarding General Chat   01-19-2012, 03:20 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 663
Posted By Peaceryder
Using home carpet for down ramp?

I've just made my backyard snowboard box with puckboard and ready to roll. Now I've put together a section of wood to use as a down ramp and am debating whether I can use regular interior carpet to...
Forum: Snowboarding General Chat   01-19-2012, 03:17 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,522
Posted By Peaceryder
Wow, common. Resort must be retarded to close...

Wow, common. Resort must be retarded to close with those conditions. Here in Alberta if that happened a lot of people would be calling in sick for work and planning to make a bed and sleep overnight...
Forum: Boards   12-28-2011, 10:02 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,145
Posted By Peaceryder
Riding a different rental board every time out...

Riding a different rental board every time out (if you do) could lead you to downplaying your ability on a board. Once you start riding the same board every time out, you can tweak your riding a bit...
Forum: Tips, Tricks And Snowboard Coaching   12-23-2011, 11:45 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 13,056
Posted By Peaceryder
My advice is to get off the chair and give...

My advice is to get off the chair and give yourself a wee bit of a push with ur hand while stabilizing urself. The chair always put me off balance when I waited for it to hit me and start my...
Forum: Boards   12-23-2011, 08:56 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,874
Posted By Peaceryder
Speaking from recent developments in my own...

Speaking from recent developments in my own shredding life, overhang can be eliminated with the right stance setup.

Eg: Size 12 boots and +25/+15 stance on a wide board with (272) waist width =...
Forum: Tips, Tricks And Snowboard Coaching   12-22-2011, 08:29 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 17,601
Posted By Peaceryder
LMAO, omg. I searched google for...

LMAO, omg. I searched google for snowboardingforum and on the opening page it had this thread. Hilarious
Forum: Boards   12-22-2011, 08:27 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,874
Posted By Peaceryder
I would not cheap out on your gear man, unless...

I would not cheap out on your gear man, unless it's a super great deal. A thought to keep in mind is the possibility of buying a board a year old. It's been ridden by lots of riders and is tested to...
Forum: Tips, Tricks And Snowboard Coaching   12-22-2011, 02:09 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 17,601
Posted By Peaceryder
Theft is not the answer and seriously what if it...

Theft is not the answer and seriously what if it was your grandma needing to use that hand rail! I just went to my local hockey rink a few days ago and picked up enough (FREE) puckboard to build a...
Forum: Tips, Tricks And Snowboard Coaching   12-21-2011, 07:10 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 23,867
Posted By Peaceryder
Maybe I'm in lala land, but wouldn't doing either...

Maybe I'm in lala land, but wouldn't doing either of those two things end up with you riding the exact same way?

(Could always ride the chairlift up in a switch manner, then hop on your board and...
Forum: Boards   12-19-2011, 11:24 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,551
Posted By Peaceryder
Parkstar gets my vote as well.

Parkstar gets my vote as well.
Forum: Snowboarding General Chat   12-19-2011, 11:21 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 802
Posted By Peaceryder
Snowboarding is sleeping on the bus and waking up...

Snowboarding is sleeping on the bus and waking up to see the mountains being lit up in all there wintery sexiness as you let out a yawn and swig a bit of ginger ale.

It's ducking out of the wind...
Forum: Tips, Tricks And Snowboard Coaching   12-19-2011, 05:38 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 23,867
Posted By Peaceryder
My snowboard pants have butt and knee padding...

My snowboard pants have butt and knee padding embedded, so you might wanna look into that! Doesn't feel as 'bulky' as the imagery you gave us of a football player all suited up, lol. That's why I...
Forum: Boards   12-19-2011, 02:08 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 857
Posted By Peaceryder
I wear size 12 with a stance of +15/-12 and don't...

I wear size 12 with a stance of +15/-12 and don't have issues with boot clearance. 262 waist width. Also my boots are 12 years old, so they're probably couple inches longer than the boots with foot...
Forum: Tips, Tricks And Snowboard Coaching   12-18-2011, 06:18 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 5,036
Posted By Peaceryder
Option A: Start downhill mountain biking...

Option A: Start downhill mountain biking (snowboarding steeps is easier) You can stop your board completely on a double black slope, once you head down on a bike, you're committed! with exception to...
Forum: Tips, Tricks And Snowboard Coaching   12-18-2011, 05:54 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 23,867
Posted By Peaceryder
Yeah, it's always more difficult to train your...

Yeah, it's always more difficult to train your muscles to go against their trained instinct, especially after you learn how to use your muscles the most comfortable way first. I was out yesterday for...
Forum: Snowboard Reviews   12-18-2011, 03:20 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 6,811
Posted By Peaceryder
Ride Machete board review

Okay, I hopped on the bus yesterday morning at 7am and made the trip to Castle mtn. It was the first day of the season and I was stoked to try out my new snowboard. After riding for 12 years off and...
Forum: Music Discussion   12-17-2011, 10:50 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 28,851
Posted By Peaceryder
Yeah, first day of riding for the season and was...

Yeah, first day of riding for the season and was listening to Ghosts n Stuff and Young Blood shredding up Castle.
Forum: Boards   12-16-2011, 01:14 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 769
Posted By Peaceryder
My advice from a former son 'hoping' his dad...

My advice from a former son 'hoping' his dad would get the right one is to put store credit at an awesome shop where the lad can choose between a few different boards in his size range. With certain...
Forum: Boards   12-14-2011, 07:17 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,743
Posted By Peaceryder
It would be amazing if companies all over the...

It would be amazing if companies all over the world could share their secrets with each other for the betterment of the consumer.

But my rational kicks in and wonders if some of the benefits of a...
Forum: Snowboard Reviews   12-14-2011, 06:54 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 20,558
Posted By Peaceryder
Lol, you sure aren't helping the Air Hole ad...

Lol, you sure aren't helping the Air Hole ad campaign. Thank-you for your honest advice and for saving me $40 bucks.

The fogging up issue is something that will be difficult to avoid. Maybe just...
Forum: Snowboard Reviews   12-14-2011, 02:14 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 20,558
Posted By Peaceryder
Yeah, I was thinking about combining layers like...

Yeah, I was thinking about combining layers like you do with the upper/lower body. One layer on the outside for weatherproofing (raincoat like material), then a layer of fleece and a layer of wool,...
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