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big waves on skis

Postby IVO » Wed Apr 07, 2010 10:29 pm

When I was on Maui,friend told me about this,so I googled it up and here it is..
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Postby schuss8899 » Mon Apr 19, 2010 4:11 pm

I guess you will not be seeing that again anytime soon. Quite the bizarro world.
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Postby V » Tue Apr 20, 2010 11:17 am

Those are def. not snow skis. Looks like waterskiing to me. def cool though. I'd rather be the dude skiing than the dude on the sled schlepping homey around to the next wave though...
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Postby jarch » Tue Apr 20, 2010 12:34 pm

Personally, I'm a boarder...snowboarded since 1989, but have been impressed with the progression of free-style skiing over the last 5 years. Gotta say that it seems like doing it on a kite would be the way to I don't see how you could get on a wave without a tow.
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Postby skysurfr » Tue Apr 20, 2010 5:28 pm

Aghhhhh!!!!! I'm having flash-back to Richard the crazy Russian guy! I don't ever remember if he got on on those skis?

These guys seem to have it goin-on.

Hrm..I was about to say... I hope the jetski doesn't get trashed... then it does get trashed... Wonder how it was to swim in ski boots!:!:!?

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Postby nG » Tue Apr 20, 2010 5:41 pm

jarch I don't see how you could get on a wave without a tow.

stand up paddle skiing? :shock:
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Postby sl007 » Tue Apr 20, 2010 10:54 pm

If you kite, if you snow ski and if you water ski - you can do this.
I'm very tempted to try that. :)

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