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Forum: Trick Tips 07-31-2006, 6:37 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 612
Posted By rhettb
Take about 2/3 of your normal raley cut, and...

Take about 2/3 of your normal raley cut, and squat down more on your way in - concentrate more on popping up at the wake, and go for the grab IMMEDIATELY upon leaving the wake - once you get the...
Forum: Trick Tips 06-25-2006, 11:30 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 569
Posted By rhettb
can you do a 911? SHould be same body positioning

can you do a 911? SHould be same body positioning
Forum: Archive through March 23, 2006 03-17-2006, 2:24 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 573
Posted By rhettb
Demoed the PS3 and the Watson about a week ago...

Demoed the PS3 and the Watson about a week ago and posted what I thought on our local forum - here is what I thought of the boards <BR> <BR>Demoed both today, and if you've been reading reviews on...
Forum: Archive through December 22, 2005 12-17-2005, 10:43 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,700
Posted By rhettb
I win - and this is a small raley - and it was...

I win - and this is a small raley - and it was done correctly and fairly by scaling - and Im an obsessive compulsive engineer, so I did it right <BR><img...
Forum: Archive through December 22, 2005 12-17-2005, 10:02 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,700
Posted By rhettb
Im looking at the outside of the wake, and I took...

Im looking at the outside of the wake, and I took all that into account - Id guess somewhere between 3 and 5 feet would be left
Forum: Archive through December 22, 2005 12-17-2005, 9:55 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,700
Posted By rhettb
Hes higher than that unless hes really small...

Hes higher than that unless hes really small <BR>
Forum: Archive through December 22, 2005 12-17-2005, 7:00 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,700
Posted By rhettb
look, if you count raleys and can do one, if your...

look, if you count raleys and can do one, if your six feet tall, and could do an ollie raley, then you would be at least 5 feet off the water there - so 10 ft aint that big a deal <BR>
Forum: Archive through December 22, 2005 12-16-2005, 9:19 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 464
Posted By rhettb
I would say you need more than just a summer of...

I would say you need more than just a summer of raleys for an S-Bend - maybe learn a 911(rotation is the same way), HS Front, or go practice them at a cable park - another choice is just to grab your...
Forum: Archive through December 22, 2005 12-15-2005, 10:48 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 400
Posted By rhettb
Raleys on the substance are fine. You're right...

Raleys on the substance are fine. You're right though, you do get more of a straight up pop, but that ends up being a plus for hoochies and such. If you have a good edge, any decent board will be...
Forum: Archive through December 22, 2005 12-15-2005, 9:34 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 400
Posted By rhettb
Im trying to decide as well, but Im between the...

Im trying to decide as well, but Im between the PS3, Shane, and Watson. I do a lot of raley based tricks and take my other inverts into the flats as well, so speed or acceleration into the wake is...
Forum: Trick Tips 07-04-2005, 7:54 AM
Replies: 1
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Views: 532
Posted By rhettb
Question about the 911 - I have no problem...

Question about the 911 - I have no problem getting into the proper position, plenty of hang time to execute the move, but I lose rope control or can't figure out the proper rope position to bring the...
Forum: Trick Tips 07-19-2004, 1:19 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,269
Posted By rhettb
Way too much weight on your back foot, look how...

Way too much weight on your back foot, look how high the front of your board is out of the water as you approach the wake. Even weight on both feet, like Malibuboarder said
Forum: Trick Tips 08-28-2003, 9:13 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 691
Posted By rhettb
Cut hard into the wake and don't let go with your...

Cut hard into the wake and don't let go with your back hand until after you think you should - the longer you wait to let go and the tighter you keep the rope to your body the more pop you will get -...
Forum: Trick Tips 07-25-2003, 2:37 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 336
Posted By rhettb
I don't think you need to thing about squaring up...

I don't think you need to thing about squaring up at all, just let go with your back hand as you enter the trough of the wake, wait for the pop, and throw your head straight backwards. Letting go...
Forum: Trick Tips 07-25-2003, 2:30 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 691
Posted By rhettb
If you are comfortable doing backflips off the...

If you are comfortable doing backflips off the side of your boat, diving board, etc. I say tantrum - that was easiest for me to learn. One word of advice, don't half-ass it, if you are going to throw...
Forum: Trick Tips 07-25-2003, 2:23 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 338
Posted By rhettb
Hold you cut all the way up the wake, look at the...

Hold you cut all the way up the wake, look at the top of the wake on the way in, pop off the wake and then initiate your roll - if you have to at all - don't be scared to take a big cut in - most...
Forum: Trick Tips 06-25-2003, 10:26 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 329
Posted By rhettb
You should be bringing the handle close to your...

You should be bringing the handle close to your midsection, and looking up and over your front shoulder.
Forum: Archive through July 09, 2003 06-23-2003, 12:22 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 301
Posted By rhettb
I have XL exo bindings and love them. They are...

I have XL exo bindings and love them. They are very comfortable and do provide good ankle support, they are a little tough to break in but once you ride them a few times they are awesome. <BR>...
Forum: Trick Tips 06-19-2003, 8:47 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,121
Posted By rhettb
beth - if you can do a backflip on a tramp then...

beth - if you can do a backflip on a tramp then you can do one on the water. I tried about 30 HS backrolls before I landed one, and not once did I get hurt. No one can tell you how to overcome your...
Forum: Archive through July 09, 2003 06-16-2003, 6:59 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 327
Posted By rhettb
I don't know if you workout, but if you do, work...

I don't know if you workout, but if you do, work your lower back in the gym. I used to be the same way, started doing lower back raises once or twice a week and now I can do five or six sets without...
Forum: Archive through June 16, 2003 06-12-2003, 12:02 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 545
Posted By rhettb
Most oil manufacturer's that Ive looked at...

Most oil manufacturer's that Ive looked at manufacture a cleaner as well, basically as a preparation step - is probably necessary if your platform is in bad shape, probably not so necessary if your...
Forum: Archive through June 16, 2003 06-12-2003, 10:13 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 545
Posted By rhettb
Brent- <BR>If you use good teak oil (Amazon's...

Brent- <BR>If you use good teak oil (Amazon's Golden Teak Oil or Cetol Marine Oil) you shouldn't have to refinish your platform all season. If your platform is in really bad shape, you need to make...
Forum: Archive through June 16, 2003 06-11-2003, 6:10 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 429
Posted By rhettb
Sean: <BR> <BR>That post definitely put a new...

Sean: <BR> <BR>That post definitely put a new perspective on progressive edging for me. I was definitely cutting as hard as I could at the wake, intensity wise. Ill try slowing it down this weekend,...
Forum: Archive through June 16, 2003 06-10-2003, 1:04 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 429
Posted By rhettb
Steven: <BR> <BR>Thats a much better...

Steven: <BR> <BR>Thats a much better explanation. I too beleive that you cannot carry your hardest cut (often stated definition of progressive edge) THROUGH the wake. Obviously, the more you build...
Forum: Archive through June 16, 2003 06-09-2003, 6:52 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 429
Posted By rhettb
OK, I've read tons of posts about using a...

OK, I've read tons of posts about using a progressive edge and holding it through the wake. I've gotten to the point of landing heelside backrolls and am looking on to Scarecrows and Tantrums. My one...
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