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Old 01-24-2014, 03:08 PM   #2311 (permalink)
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Old 01-24-2014, 03:28 PM   #2312 (permalink)
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Hi friends, My name is Ryan and I'm 30 from north eastern PA. Montage mountain is my home mountain. Getting back into it after a few years off. Teaching my girl how to do it. Took her out for the first time a few days ago. We work crazy hours so it is hard to find time to go. Glad I rented a board and now I know 100% I prefer park boards with flex. I gave my old Burton to her because it's a tad to small for me. I like small boards but a 141 is a tad to small for me. Lots of good info on this website I like what I see so far. Hope to keep learning.
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Old 01-24-2014, 08:05 PM   #2313 (permalink)
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Ryan, I windsurf and am learning to snowboard and it was an unwritten rule never to teach your gf to windsurf..how did it go with snowboarding?
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Old 01-24-2014, 08:56 PM   #2314 (permalink)
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Ryan, I windsurf and am learning to snowboard and it was an unwritten rule never to teach your gf to windsurf..how did it go with snowboarding?
Hi, Windsufing sounds like fun. It went a hell of a lot better than I thought it would. She took the ski lift like a champ and went straight down the bunny hill. Told her she needs to turn and stop. She caught her toe edge and face planted. I warned her about that. I'm just letting her do her own thing. She is sore but I warned her about that. Hope she stays with it....so I have a riding partner.
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Old 01-27-2014, 02:59 PM   #2315 (permalink)
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Hey guys,

New to the forums. From SF, but love to get into the snow when I can. Love watching snowboarding vids, so if you have any favorites, send them my way.

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Old 01-27-2014, 05:13 PM   #2316 (permalink)
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Hey guys, I'm new here and to snowboarding but I absolutely fell in love with it. I bought a 2010 Ride DH Wide a long time ago and it was just sitting in my closet but I just got everything redone on it. But cool forums guys haha
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Old 01-28-2014, 09:03 AM   #2317 (permalink)
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Hey gents, My name is Mike, but everyone calls me Butters. I'm 27 and from Atlanta, GA. I am completely new to snowboarding. Just bought my first board. It's a Nidecker Smoke. We are taking a trip in march to Steamboat Springs anyone have any advice, as far as gear for the trip or just about steamboat in general? Just an offer, but my family owns a screen printing and embroidery shop, so if anyone wants their gear personalized let me know I'll give ya a good deal.

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Edit: Just wanted y'all to know I wasn't trying to spam my business, that's not what I'm about at all. I am about helping and since I have the means I just wanted to offer it up.
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Old 01-28-2014, 01:04 PM   #2318 (permalink)
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Hi bros, my name Benito, I live in Venezuela where there is no snow, only beaches and hot climate, I traveled to Colorado and fell in love with snowboard, just a week in a snowing mountain helps me be happy, I don't own a board even thought i'm planning on buying one soon. I forgot, i'm 17 and enjoy bud.

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Old 01-29-2014, 11:14 PM   #2319 (permalink)
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Awesome forum. Learning a lot. I'm 48 and have been boarding for three years. When I wanted to teach my son to ski, he said, "that's for old dudes." I didn't want to be "the old dude" so we both took snowboarding lessons. We get out about 10 times a year, mostly in the Poconos. Thanks for all the great info.
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Awesome forum. Learning a lot. I'm 48 and have been boarding for three years. When I wanted to teach my son to ski, he said, "that's for old dudes." I didn't want to be "the old dude" so we both took snowboarding lessons. We get out about 10 times a year, mostly in the Poconos. Thanks for all the great info.
Welcome to the forum, lots of old dudes on this forum. Glade your Son made you see the light. Happy shredding. My kids helped turn me away from the dark side to a forever young thinking snowboarder.
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