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irishrider92 05-12-2012 5:15 AM

This style is insane!
Saw this and had to share. Oozing with style!
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KGar11 05-12-2012 6:16 AM

Soo much style. That method deserves an award

Raf1985 05-12-2012 7:27 AM

I wonder how they got the footage from behind/above? Anything chasing him that close would be sketchy balls. RC heli?

fgcuwake 05-12-2012 7:33 AM

boat/ski+gopro+boom= BOOM!

austin 05-12-2012 7:35 AM

You can see a second tow rope in those shots. It's probably a person on a tube holding a gopro at the end of a stick.

irishrider92 05-12-2012 7:59 AM

Yeah we got really similar shots using a tube about 5ft further back and a 7ft pole with a gopro duct taped to it. We had to put the tube ever farther back because I was almost hitting it with my board but the shots were awesome!

Here's a view from the boat

fullonsalesgrp 05-12-2012 8:37 AM

DC is a beast always has been he's just quite. He just inked a deal with Dragon Optics good for him holdin it down in the dirty delta !!!

wakerider111 05-12-2012 10:44 AM

Amazing riding!


Originally Posted by KGar11 (Post 1751427)
Soo much style. That method deserves an award

True that. i watched that trick 10 or more times. did anyone notice that he grabs the board THROUGH the handle. it is just kinda floating there around his wrist during the grab and then catches it after letting go.
never seen that before. just awesome!

TheHebrewHammer 05-12-2012 7:33 PM

Love Derek's riding. Watch his double-ups from last year's Spring Ride video. He does a tail glide and basically bends his spine in half to tweak it behind his head like a scorpion. Derrrrrty!

andy_nintzel 05-13-2012 8:22 PM

I had to watch that a few times to catch all the insanity. So controlled an tech. D. Cook is the Man. You have to give mad props to the front side ts 3 a 1:05 that thing was nuts dripping with originality.

VinnyA 05-13-2012 8:48 PM

that was sweeet. I loled when he grabbed with his handle hand cuz i thought i was the only one who did that lol

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