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byrd 12-21-2006 6:33 AM

The end of the year Wakeboarding Magazine is in and I'm very impressed with the amount of content in this issue. They do a huge review of the boats available. IMO, this is one of the best editions ever. Check it out, I couldnt put it down last night....Great Job, Guys... <BR> <BR>(Message edited by byrd on December 21, 2006)

byrd 12-22-2006 6:04 PM

I guess I'm the only one that got it....

wawakeboarder5 12-22-2006 6:09 PM

i got it. its pretty tight. love the boat review

supradoug 12-22-2006 7:14 PM

i got mine and i really like page 99.......lol

teamvaldez 12-22-2006 7:55 PM

Hey Doug, is there a shot of Ryan??

supradoug 12-22-2006 8:27 PM

check out page 99...............And a Merry Christmas to the Valdez clan.....See you soon.

ssteele013 12-22-2006 9:23 PM

yeah thats sweet i coyied and pasted that shot to ryan like last week i think!! super clean

teamvaldez 12-23-2006 8:07 PM

please copy and paste it on here!!

laidback 12-23-2006 11:47 PM

Santa must be busy...still waiting on my copy...

ssteele013 12-24-2006 6:15 PM

sorry ive been in arkansas and have no been by my laptop but i dont know how to set it up to where the picture show right up but heres the URL for the pic i sent ryan <BR> <BR><a href="http://i105.photobucket.com/albums/m237/ssteele013/12-15-2006063718PM.jpg" target="_blank">http://i105.photobucket.com/albums/m237/ssteele013/12-15-2006063718PM.jpg</a> <BR> <BR>merry christmas!

dmac 12-24-2006 7:44 PM

Doug.. I heard you guys aren't riding anymore! if you ever feel the urge to go to the lake, call me! cangrats on the shot..

supradoug 12-24-2006 9:41 PM

Dylan, he rode last week, he is in the wrestling season now and kickinA@@....if you have a dry suit and wanna ride give me a call.......

brinks 12-26-2006 4:55 PM

That is a nice sequence but i am more of a fan of page 98

toby_yeo 12-26-2006 5:16 PM

Got mine last week sometime. i do agree very good issue. The boat section seemed to be shorter to last years issue, which i think is good as the whole mag isnt filled with just boats. <BR> <BR>did find the murray thing a bit weird, as he lives in florida and had a thick wetsuit on, and did an article to stay riding during the winter, but in florida the weather in their winter is like are summer.

fox 12-27-2006 6:35 AM

Toby...when you libe in FLA, you get change in temperature just like we do here in the north. For those of us who see snow in the winter, 55-60-70 and sun seems great, but when you live there it feels cold. Go to OWC in February like we do...we're practically the only ones in trunks and no top. <BR> <BR>Eric

wakeparent 12-27-2006 10:36 PM

Hey Doug Merry late Christmas, Good shot off the OH'Ryan 9.

kraig 12-29-2006 10:07 AM

The boat reviews were great in this issue. However, I thought last years boat reviews were better. They had a wake shape chart as well. Still a great issue, but I wouldn't put it as the BEST ever issue. Again, a great issue nonetheless.

malibuboarder75 12-30-2006 3:55 PM

Not to bash, but I found the 2 page Ad for Correct Craft's 2007 210 to be really funny. All of the riders saying how the wake still maintains the pop of the old 210...yea right.

dococ 12-31-2006 11:08 AM

I liked the Jet Pilot ad with big panoramic shot of Schwenne riding among the battleships out at Benicia Bay. I've driven past that place so many times and always had the fantasy of wakeboarding down around the "battleship graveyard." I always figured there would be patrols to keep people out, not sure how they pulled it off, but great photo, and huge ups to Mike for pulling in the big Jet Pilot spread.

solo 12-31-2006 6:33 PM

Nice shot Brinks!

rockledge 01-02-2007 12:29 PM

I couldn't wait to read this issue after this thread. Got it yesterday, and like everything in this industry, I feel the victim of too much hype. <BR> <BR>Last year's boat review got the closest I've ever seen to fairly quantifying the difference between wakes. This year, the review was the worst I've seen in years. I'm afraid a WBM review is about as helpful as a boot or binding review on this site. A little too much love to take seriously . . . <BR> <BR>WBM Volume 15, Issue 1 is optional reading if you are looking for anything helpful.

fox 01-02-2007 12:54 PM

If you had a really good review you wouldn't have much else as far as content. I thought it was interesting that the x45 is in and the x2 is not in the mag. Correct craft has all their boats and both malibu and supra have a pretty good representation of their lineups. I think it gives you a picture of the direction of the boat company, but by no means is it a basis for making a purchase without going to a show or dealer and taking a test ride.


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