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View Poll Results: Age you started riding
Under 10 17 6.14%
11-15 69 24.91%
16-20 56 20.22%
20-25 60 21.66%
25-30 33 11.91%
30 and over 42 15.16%
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Old 04-16-2009, 07:16 PM   #41 (permalink)
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15 and am now 19. But i only went 3/4 days in my first two years.
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Old 04-16-2009, 07:22 PM   #42 (permalink)
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I wanted to start 2 years ago, but had to wait til my knee cap healed after being cracked in half.
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Old 04-16-2009, 07:59 PM   #43 (permalink)
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started @ 18 and really wished i started younger, but in high school i had a chacne to play tennis in college so yeah my coach wouldn't let me near the slopes and none of my parents skiied or ne thing so ddin't goto mts much but now im 19
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Old 04-16-2009, 09:39 PM   #44 (permalink)
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Started when I was 20, I am 25 now.
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Old 04-16-2009, 10:01 PM   #45 (permalink)
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started at 11, i'm 21,5 now. whoa, thats a long time..
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Old 04-16-2009, 10:46 PM   #46 (permalink)
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i started at age 18, im 19 now... i definately wish i would have started way sooner!!! but there is hope!!!! Hana Beamen joined the Ride team (age 24) at after blowin up in '06
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Old 04-17-2009, 12:17 AM   #47 (permalink)
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started when i was 12. i'm 36 now...and broken.
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Old 04-17-2009, 01:32 AM   #48 (permalink)
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had one day on the slopes when I was 13. Really started to get into it at 15. Now I'm 18.
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Old 04-17-2009, 01:37 AM   #49 (permalink)
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Actually went for my first time when i was 24..first time i got my own season pass and board and took it seriously i was 25/26...now 27 and doin good...

Got a good 11 days in last year, and im probably above 25 this year...next year im gonna keep better track of how often i get up and document it
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Old 04-17-2009, 02:09 AM   #50 (permalink)
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Was on skis a few times when I was 11, 12.

started boarding last year and loved it, im 21 now and only got 2 mouths till our session starts.

looking forward to it!!
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