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Old     (linz)      Join Date: Jun 2008       05-26-2010, 1:33 PM Reply   
I finally got the chance to try out the new 2010 Hyperlite Murray! What a rippin' board! Shaun Murray and Greg Nelson outdid themselves this year with the new shape. The Subtle 3-stage rocker definitely allowed me to pop effortlessly off the wake and the landings (even though I was in rough water) were extremely smooth. I'm a slow drifting edger and wait to turn it on until the last second...this board allowed me to do that smoothly and with minimal effort.
I liked it so much I went home and ordered one right away! I can't wait for it to get here!
Has anyone else tried the Murray this year?
Happy Shredding!
L

Last edited by linz; 05-26-2010 at 1:40 PM.
Old     (eyedvride)      Join Date: Aug 2006       05-26-2010, 3:00 PM Reply   
I demoed the 142 over the weekend. I felt the same way and I hated the 2009 shape. I ride a Lyman now and felt the Murray had a little more straight up pop and was a touch smoother up the wake with a quicker release ( i ride the lyman with all 8 fins). Anyway, I got home and ordered one too Can't wait to get back on Hyperlite.
Old     (greenbass86)      Join Date: May 2010       05-26-2010, 3:35 PM Reply   
Okay this may be dumb question but remember I am a noob so cut me some slack, but are you talking about the Murray Nova or the Murray Bio?
Old     (rivrat)      Join Date: Sep 2009       05-26-2010, 3:54 PM Reply   
Jeff there both the same shape and both great boards just the nove has a lighter foam core and is a little stiffer because of the strata track system. I know a few people who ride them and they all really like it they say its the best murry shape ever hope that helps
Old     (linz)      Join Date: Jun 2008       05-26-2010, 9:33 PM Reply   
I rode the Nova core but I hear they ride pretty much the same. The Nova is just a few lbs lighter.
Old     (somebuddy)      Join Date: Jun 2009       05-27-2010, 7:48 AM Reply   
That's good to hear Linz! I really want to go try it out because I am in serious need of a new board. I am still riding my old Belmont from '01. It still works and everything, but it definitely has lost a lot of pop. i also want to try out a Lyman, Watson, and a Company and Slingshot because I'm also a big snowboarder so the whole flex aspect is intriguing to me.
Old     (greg_nelson)      Join Date: May 2009       05-27-2010, 5:24 PM Reply   
L,

Glad to hear you dig the shape, I know Mr. Murray is pumped on it and I am as well, have a great summer and enjoy the new ride!
-GN
Old     (moman)      Join Date: Feb 2006       05-27-2010, 7:49 PM Reply   
My son rode one last weekend and was completely sold out on it. Loved the pop and the edge. He's on a tribute right now. If he ends up with one I might get to try one too. Nice job Greg.

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