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    That's us. It's Triple D's boat (black 20 ft...

    That's us. It's Triple D's boat (black 20 ft Calabria Pro V II) and he rides up there on the weekends and I hit it early July and occasional weekends. Shoot a message next time you head up... where...
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    By getting forward as the wings exit, it will...

    By getting forward as the wings exit, it will change the axis of the trick. Another way to look at a proper take off for a handlepass mobe is like a regular gainer or roll, by taking off full power...
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    Love to see this kind of progression!! Just a few...

    Love to see this kind of progression!! Just a few thoughts:
    1) any time you fall tail heavy or away from the boat= too much invert. Pause the attempts after take-off and your back is behind the...
  4. Guinness Book of World Records Highest Jump on a Hydrofoil (circa 2004)

    Interesting... anyone know how this was measured? Top or lowest point of the foil/person?

    http://www.guinnessworldrecords.com/world-records/highest-jump-on-a-hydrofoil/

    Can we get a frame count...
  5. That is great!! Way to go DOM!!! Keep CHARGING!!!

    That is great!! Way to go DOM!!! Keep CHARGING!!!
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    That is an AWESOME video!! Very cool to see your...

    That is an AWESOME video!! Very cool to see your relationship grow throughout the years!!
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    Money!! Keep up the progression... !!! For 60...

    Money!! Keep up the progression... !!! For 60 frames you will need to cut harder and not let the foil slip after the dip. Keep CHARGING!
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    Stuck at 56... not a bad place to be stuck at! A...

    Stuck at 56... not a bad place to be stuck at! A couple of things to consider: 1) you are looking up as the wings exit the foil so trying getting more forward, chin down and level with the boat 2)...
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    Dom, congrats man!! Very big and great technique!...

    Dom, congrats man!! Very big and great technique! Don't let up, cut harder, and take it 56+!! Can't wait to see it!
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    Dom, congrats man!! Very big and great technique!...

    Dom, congrats man!! Very big and great technique! Don't let up, cut harder, and take it 56+!! Can't wait to see it!
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    Cree and I went out yesterday on the Mighty CDA...

    Cree and I went out yesterday on the Mighty CDA and had a rip on the new Muffin Top... cough cough, Superray... wait SUPERhawk! Great day on the water and this front wing is the next level... combos,...
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    Jumps don't necessarily translate to good...

    Jumps don't necessarily translate to good inverts. Good inverts require a steeper take off and commitment. Work on the techniques in this thread and go for inverts and it is highly recommended to get...
  13. Thread: Flowbee

    by DarthFern
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    Same trick as the KGB but with a gainer take off....

    Same trick as the KGB but with a gainer take off. Both are back side inverts with front side spins. KGB's can morph into a similar axis when they go more vertical.
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    Very cool! Thanks for doing these articles!

    Very cool! Thanks for doing these articles!
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    FGVirl7OLPw

    FGVirl7OLPw
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    #thehandlesnapped=65framertobackcoughupbloodNotgoo...

    #thehandlesnapped=65framertobackcoughupbloodNotgoodScary.
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    Yes, the wake roll was much better. Pause the...

    Yes, the wake roll was much better. Pause the clip just before the wings exit the water and you will see that your shoulders are a bit behind the strut. That's what is causing the funky rotation of...
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    Looking good!! Good news is that you are getting...

    Looking good!! Good news is that you are getting good leverage between the angle of your wings and the boat. The slack comes from letting off the line as you dip- in more technical terms, as you...
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    Not sure. Huge?

    Not sure. Huge?
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    Nuge did a great job editing. Post any questions...

    Nuge did a great job editing. Post any questions and I will get back to you. GO BIG!
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    You bet. Post any questions.

    You bet. Post any questions.
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    The Nuge put this dryland study session into...

    The Nuge put this dryland study session into video. Catch this live at the next year's Pine Lake Hydrofoloosa! Hope this helps out and I will reply to any questions on this thread. GO BIGGER!
    ...
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    Ctee and I went out for a rip on the Mighty CDA-...

    Ctee and I went out for a rip on the Mighty CDA- Stacy was our ballast tank and filmed. Loads of fun and learning a lot! Again, if you would like some tips on tricks or going bigger post here- I'll...
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    Poll: This concept is no different than changing the...

    This concept is no different than changing the name of tricks- it's already been established. Under the current theory, renaming tricks will motivate and recognize riders pushing themselves. However,...
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    Poll: A little background might provide some context to...

    A little background might provide some context to what is being discussed as I have been a part of this amazing sport a few years (circa 2000). I'm not taking offense to any of this discussion and it...
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    Poll: A little background might provide some context to...

    A little background might provide some context to what is being discussed as I have been a part of this amazing sport a few years (circa 2000). I'm not taking offense to any of this discussion and it...
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    Poll: A little background might provide some context to...

    A little background might provide some context to what is being discussed as I have been a part of this amazing sport a few years (circa 2000). I'm not taking offense to any of this discussion and it...
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    Poll: A little background might provide some context to...

    A little background might provide some context to what is being discussed as I have been a part of this amazing sport a few years (circa 2000). I'm not taking offense to any of this discussion and it...
  29. Thread: 51 at 15

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    go dom!!

    go dom!!
  30. The 2015 Pine Lake Hydrofoloosa was awesome! It...

    The 2015 Pine Lake Hydrofoloosa was awesome! It just keeps getting better year after year. The PLR along with their amazing spouses worked hard all weekend to make things go smoothly... THANK YOU!...
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    Boat speed was 27 mph line length 92/93 water...

    Boat speed was 27 mph
    line length 92/93
    water temp 53-54
    prototype Xtreme front wing and venom rear


    Stoked to hook up a good one. For me riding is about the race within the race and I was...
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    Happy Mother's Day! aCVUDsj4u88

    Happy Mother's Day!

    aCVUDsj4u88
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    Schuway is WAY too humble. His tuning abilities...

    Schuway is WAY too humble. His tuning abilities are top notch... I send all the tbars to him before I ride them because they perform incredible at all lakes. If he made a 'how to' it would greatly...
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    Triple D just bought a bullet with different pins...

    Triple D just bought a bullet with different pins and I reordered heavy and pro pins. This is a great product that our entire crew runs with so thanks for making them available!
  35. it's go time!

    it's go time!
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    Keep charging GreenEye! Congrats man!

    Keep charging GreenEye! Congrats man!
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    Looks like a ton of fun! We took a hydrofoil...

    Looks like a ton of fun! We took a hydrofoil board/seat combo down that slide back in the day... remember Darth?!
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    The Pine Lake Hydrofoloosa is THE EVENT to hit!...

    The Pine Lake Hydrofoloosa is THE EVENT to hit! Great idea getting some feedback before the week long event. Unfortunately, for me, a week off of work is a no go so if it were to happen I would have...
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    Ctee, Triples, and myself hit the Mighty CDA last...

    Ctee, Triples, and myself hit the Mighty CDA last weekend. The boat speed is 22 mph's and the water in the 40's. Super fun and some cool footage from several different cameras. Running 22 mph's in 40...
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    Ready, set, hut hut hut hut hut hut

    Ready, set, hut hut hut hut hut hut
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    Jason, If there was an easy way to not lean...

    Jason,

    If there was an easy way to not lean back to flip everyone would do it! Those pictures do help capture the problem most riders have in photo number 1. Body position is more important than...
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    Cut out and let the boat catch up so the line is...

    Cut out and let the boat catch up so the line is tight. Then begin a slow cut and get progressively more aggressive so the most line you have during the cut is during the dip. Most riders cut hard at...
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    Awesome work! Going BIG! It is a progressive...

    Awesome work! Going BIG!

    It is a progressive cut so that the most line you have is during the dip (pendulum cut= build line and arc to dip= using than line to go up). It isn't about squaring up to...
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    Greatest hits!

    Greatest hits!
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    Steve, The concept is to counter rotate so you...

    Steve,

    The concept is to counter rotate so you are in a great position to use the line (or play tug o war) with the boat after the board hits the water. Try this: freeze frame yourself and others...
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    Jason, Nice work! One approach to stay forward...

    Jason,

    Nice work! One approach to stay forward AFTER the boards hits the water is to think about putting the 'cutting' shoulder towards the boat. For example, if cutting out to the passenger side...
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    The Pine Lake Crew 'Nailed It' again this year!!...

    The Pine Lake Crew 'Nailed It' again this year!! The hospitality is incredible... great people make events great and great events have great people. A couple of highlights:

    1) Pubes's cape...
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    Looking very good!! Nice job on the bnc's. As far...

    Looking very good!! Nice job on the bnc's. As far as adding frames go to the wake back roll, your arms are at your waist on take off. A fully loaded line during the arc to dip does not allow you to...
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    This event looks awesome! Can't wait to see how...

    This event looks awesome! Can't wait to see how the format works with lots of passes and a go for it attitude. DON'T MISS IT!!
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    First off, very nice work so far. Just work and...

    First off, very nice work so far. Just work and master one thing at a time (ok, maybe two). A couple of thoughts:
    1) Arm position. At the most critical moment during the dip and just after the board...
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