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Forum: Eastern Canada   12-13-2012, 02:43 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,482
Posted By Solitaire
I was planning to go up this weekend, but the...

I was planning to go up this weekend, but the weather has not been cooperative.

For what it's worth, moonstone had 4 runs open last weekend and are currently up to 11 open runs. The moonstone...
Forum: Southwest US   12-13-2012, 02:30 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,690
Posted By Solitaire
It's not sad - I live in Eastern Canada and have...

It's not sad - I live in Eastern Canada and have yet to see a forecast that predicts three consecutive days of snow :(
Forum: Bindings   12-06-2012, 12:03 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 7,995
Posted By Solitaire
A buddy of mine bought a pair of SEs, because he...

A buddy of mine bought a pair of SEs, because he really likes the idea of a toe strap. He's only tried it out once so far, and his major complain was not that the toe strap required improvement, but...
Forum: Eastern Canada   11-24-2012, 12:47 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 784
Posted By Solitaire
I was seriously wondering how moonstone had...

I was seriously wondering how moonstone had selected a Nov 30th opening date, given the fact that Toronto had an 18 degree afternoon mid week.

Hopefully the snow does stick!
Forum: Eastern Canada   11-14-2012, 12:19 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,197
Posted By Solitaire
In my opinion the runs at blue are longer and...

In my opinion the runs at blue are longer and have more variety with more real estate to uncover.

I don't know much about the park, but from a pure quality of terrain perspective Blue is...
Forum: Bindings   10-21-2012, 09:36 PM
Replies: 568
Views: 133,952
Posted By Solitaire
I was actually told by my local Flow rep that...

I was actually told by my local Flow rep that replacement straps cost about $80 as I had the exact same thought...maybe he was mistaken because they offered it in the past but not anymore?

Agree...
Forum: Boards   10-17-2012, 09:48 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 591
Posted By Solitaire
Last year NS boards are pretty hard to find near...

Last year NS boards are pretty hard to find near where I live, so if I was in the market for an SL I would probably pull the trigger on it. You might at some point find a slightly cheaper offer, but...
Forum: Boards   10-15-2012, 03:50 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 9,845
Posted By Solitaire
I think we both went to the same show...Toronto...

I think we both went to the same show...Toronto Ski and Snowboard show at the exhibition place?

I went on Sunday though - am not sure if the dealer had the same offer on the other days. The offer...
Forum: Boards   10-14-2012, 11:50 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 9,845
Posted By Solitaire
Don't see anything...It's probably a demo board...

Don't see anything...It's probably a demo board though. I just assumed all Never Summer's were covered by the 3yr it never occurred to me to double check the fact.

Pretty sure it's never been...
Forum: Boards   10-14-2012, 09:44 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 9,845
Posted By Solitaire
Have a really odd question...figure I'll post it...

Have a really odd question...figure I'll post it here.

Went to the snowboard show today, and I picked up a 154 for what seemed a really good deal (350+tax)

Funny thing I realized after I got...
Forum: Bindings   10-14-2012, 06:15 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 7,995
Posted By Solitaire
My local Flow rep essentially said the same thing...

My local Flow rep essentially said the same thing - the new hybrid strap really locks your boot into the binding, and is meant for those individuals who have been asking to ride Flows really tight. ...
Forum: Bindings   10-08-2012, 06:05 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 19,007
Posted By Solitaire
The Gnu Choice should be in a similar price range...

The Gnu Choice should be in a similar price range to the 2012 Flow NXTs, which I think would be a better comparison. When researching last year I found the general consensus was that Flow's lower end...
Forum: Boards   10-07-2012, 10:06 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 9,845
Posted By Solitaire
Shout out to someone else from Mississauga. I'm...

Shout out to someone else from Mississauga. I'm cautiously optimistic with this "cold" weather we are having. Might see snow before the end of the year this time around!

In the hunt for a proto...
Forum: Bindings   09-17-2012, 11:26 AM
Replies: 568
Views: 133,952
Posted By Solitaire
For some reason...based on the videos flow has up...

For some reason...based on the videos flow has up on their website...I assumed that when the bindings were open the toe cap acted at a stop to your boot going to far...and then when the bindings were...
Forum: Western Canada   09-16-2012, 10:39 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 5,496
Posted By Solitaire
Not sure if you are familiar with the "hill", but...

Not sure if you are familiar with the "hill", but I started off learning how to board in Glen Eden. I spent my first 2 months there, and when I first drove up to Mount St. Louis (right next to...
Forum: Bindings   09-16-2012, 10:21 PM
Replies: 568
Views: 133,952
Posted By Solitaire
Something like this would be awesome. I know...

Something like this would be awesome. I know prelim reviews of the bindings weren't the greatest, but I also read changes were in place for the final product.

My local store offers a bit of a...
Forum: Tips, Tricks And Snowboard Coaching   09-05-2012, 11:37 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 6,671
Posted By Solitaire
Bolded part made my day :D Your existing...

Bolded part made my day :D

Your existing videos helped a tonne throughout my last season. I've got a decent handle on up unweights, and am looking forward to trying out some more advanced stuff...
Forum: Tips, Tricks And Snowboard Coaching   09-05-2012, 10:58 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 6,671
Posted By Solitaire
Hey Snowolf - is this part here essentially an...

Hey Snowolf - is this part here essentially an introduction to what you call "down un-weighting"? I've been looking for some technical specifics of how to properly perform it, and this looks like a...
Forum: Photography, Video, and Other Media   09-05-2012, 10:53 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,554
Posted By Solitaire
Great video. Should come with a warning that it...

Great video. Should come with a warning that it will sadden those who still have a while to wait for snow :P
Forum: Tips, Tricks And Snowboard Coaching   09-05-2012, 01:04 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 23,661
Posted By Solitaire
This is kinda crazy. Last season a new rider...

This is kinda crazy. Last season a new rider joined my snowboarding group, and since all of us had been taught the falling leaf as our first lesson, that's what we started him off doing as well. He...
Forum: Bindings   09-04-2012, 11:06 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,019
Posted By Solitaire
Hey onthefence. I've been following your two...

Hey onthefence. I've been following your two threads (boots/bindings) and thought I would chime in as someone who got into the sport 2 years ago and purchased all new gear.

Between the boots and...
Forum: Boards   09-04-2012, 06:30 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 973
Posted By Solitaire
Unless you are set on a certain graphic, consider...

Unless you are set on a certain graphic, consider picking up last year's model of whichever board/bindings you decide to get - end up saving a tonne of money.

Also if you buy all your gear from...
Forum: Photography, Video, and Other Media   09-03-2012, 01:03 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,395
Posted By Solitaire
That custom NS Summit looks amazing snowolf. ...

That custom NS Summit looks amazing snowolf. Ever since I saw the infinity graphic I wished they had thrown it on another board lol...guess you knew the right people to pull that off.
Forum: Boards   09-03-2012, 12:44 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 6,189
Posted By Solitaire
Any chance of pics? Sad to hear that this is...

Any chance of pics?

Sad to hear that this is BC only - I can't find anything via google on a limited edition NS board. I would definitely be interested if anything came by Ontario

Edit: In...
Forum: Bindings   08-27-2012, 04:48 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 6,643
Posted By Solitaire
I've only been riding 2 seasons and am looking to...

I've only been riding 2 seasons and am looking to get a Proto next year, but I'm curious as to what "type" of bindings work well with the Never Summer.

I assume that when people recommend...
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