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Old 06-01-05, 06:15 AM   #1
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this is going to hurt :D

just put up the clams for one of these



http://www.freebord.com/freebord_explained.html

Yeah, can't wait. While I prefer FS tele/skiing to snowborading the complete lack of snow in London does make practice a little difficult.

Haven't checked the content - may be some F@&*ing foul language.
http://www.freebord.com/moreVideos/cotm_matt_g7.html
http://www.freebord.com/moreVideos/june_ride04.html
http://www.freebord.com/moreVideos/mav_ride_3_5_05.html
http://www.freebord.com/moreVideos/fb_kings.html
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Too cool dude...too friggin cool. I personally hate skateboarding but that is just beyond awsomeness. I hope ya get good and POST SOME FRIGGIN' VIDEOS!!!!
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cheers dude - I'm looking at the video camera right now - this could be interesting

never was any good at skateboarding but I picked up snowboarding in a couple of hours (SHOW OFF ALERT) linked turns the first run after learning edge control and was spinning by day 2.
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cool!

Have you ever checked out mountainboarding? Like the board you posted, but a bit beefier and with large pneumatic tires. Very fun.
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is that just a long board...whats so special about it
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Have fun, someone is going to die.
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lol - thanks for that vote of confidence - get some bloody mary's down your neck.

forum rider - I've already got a nosno FS board with agency bindings to match my snowboard. Haven't used it much though - not having a brake makes me a little nervous. Hopefully I'll get more mileage from the freebord

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oooooooooo!

I want one, but my parents said it's too dangerous. Even worse than mountain biking(or so they say...).

markhr, if you want, my friends had some stickers that say "Die Faster!" on them. I think they may be appropriate for your new board
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is that just a long board...whats so special about it
watch the clips - the thing that sold me was having edge control and slide. Carving AND braking aren't a problem.
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markhr, if you want, my friends had some stickers that say "Die Faster!" on them. I think they may be appropriate for your new board
you'll have to speak up - I can barely hear you through six feet of dirt
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can you all leave me everything you own and then go take those things for a spin
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nice try -truthfully I've got four younger brothers lining up for their turn. The little S*&TZ.
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wellllll, since none of your brothers ride, I got dibs on yer bike!

How fast are you willing to go on one of those? 20mph? 30mph?
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I'm a snowboarder and those look incredibly fun. And also incredibly dangerous. Falling down would hurt.

What about "Stop" is unclear to these people? If he'd slammed into that big black SUV, would it be the driver's fault?
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yeah - you really wouldn't want to catch an edge without protection - I can see a dainese or 661 investment - getting expensive

some riders in WA state found what looks like the perfect location - gated (private?) isolated road with no traffic

http://www.freebord.com/snitz/topic.asp?TOPIC_ID=1313
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