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Old    Johan BumboClat (hyule)      Join Date: Nov 2006       09-10-2008, 4:16 PM Reply   
What is this? If I do a stale with a tuck knee its called a "tuck knee stale"?

Obviously people have been doing these for a while. I think. Just never saw them alot before until Schwenne's on Alliance and Henshaw in the magazine...big tuck knee indy in Tahiti.

THESE THINGS ARE SICK!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Old    K.B.C.            09-10-2008, 6:33 PM Reply   
I haven't seen either much until just recently. I like em also, been meaning to try out the indy
Old    proho (proho)      Join Date: Aug 2005       09-10-2008, 8:02 PM Reply   
No if you did a tuck knee and grabbed stale fish it would be called gay. Tuck knees are pretty much only grabbed indy. It's just the natural thing to do.
Old    Nickbot (nickbot)      Join Date: Feb 2007       09-10-2008, 8:08 PM Reply   
tuck knee mute??
Old    Kiley Hughes (mrboston187)      Join Date: Jul 2008       09-10-2008, 8:15 PM Reply   
get some video clips up
Old    Derek Kapell (kapellrieforstyle)      Join Date: Sep 2008       09-10-2008, 8:21 PM Reply   
its not called a tucked knee
its called style
Old    Jack (element8456)      Join Date: Feb 2008       09-10-2008, 8:37 PM Reply   
Is this just a poked grab your talking about if not post some pics/videos
Old    Stephen Higgins (srh00z)      Join Date: Jun 2003       09-10-2008, 9:15 PM Reply   
Where is the pic somebody posted up recently of a tucked knee indy? Was it a picture of Henshaw? It was sick.
Old    Stephen Higgins (srh00z)      Join Date: Jun 2003       09-10-2008, 9:22 PM Reply   
Found it.
My apologies to Schwenne, it is him bringing the style, not Henshaw. I also re-read the original post and saw that you referenced this shot.

(Message edited by srh00z on September 10, 2008)
Old    Nick Tomsyck (sidekicknicholas)      Join Date: Mar 2007       09-10-2008, 9:26 PM Reply   
they're not for me
Old    Nick Tomsyck (sidekicknicholas)      Join Date: Mar 2007       09-10-2008, 9:28 PM Reply   
cant really tell but this stalefish was pretty tuck knee
Old    Mitch (wakemitch)      Join Date: Jun 2005       09-10-2008, 9:57 PM Reply   
Nick, tuck knee means grabbing around the knee instead of reaching between your legs (stinkbug). you cant do a tuck knee stalefish
Old    scott clark (snwmot)      Join Date: Sep 2006       09-10-2008, 10:22 PM Reply   
schwenne kills it and is always looking for cool new things to try and make his riding different the "tuck knee" is just another example of it iv'e seen him do some sweet poked grabs with the handle in his grab hand no pics but it's awesome! by the way congrats to mike and monica on their upcomong wedding!
Old    B. C. (wkbrdindmax)      Join Date: Jul 2004       09-10-2008, 11:33 PM Reply

There's the pic from the thread Stephen linked to.

All I know is that there is no way I could get my foot to bend over that much in my Zeus bindings. Guess I'm not gonna be able to pull off the "tuck"...
Old    Adam Balon (adam_balon)      Join Date: Jul 2003       09-10-2008, 11:37 PM Reply   
all i can say is that schweene one is proper. looks like hes busting it on a skate.

not a big fan of henshaws.
Old    Nick Tomsyck (sidekicknicholas)      Join Date: Mar 2007       09-11-2008, 12:02 AM Reply   
isnt it laying your knee flat down to the board?
Old    Lachie Mew (lachie_mew)      Join Date: Jul 2007       09-11-2008, 1:04 AM Reply   
can someone please scan the henshaw photo. i wouldnt mine seeing it.
Old    J (pyrosmurf)      Join Date: Apr 2002       09-11-2008, 2:48 AM Reply   
Chris O'Shea has one of the best in the business. That one of Schwenne is tight though.
Old    Dooie (dooie)      Join Date: Feb 2007       09-11-2008, 3:12 AM Reply   
was that in boarder?
Old    J (pyrosmurf)      Join Date: Apr 2002       09-11-2008, 5:09 AM Reply   
Chrisso's? I'm not sure, probably though. There are a few tuck knee's from the Pressure Cooker that made it into his section for my upcoming movie.
Old    K.B.C.            09-11-2008, 7:52 AM Reply   
eah, henshaws was in wb mag. it is sort of a tuck knee indy glide.
Old    M-Dizzle (liquidmx)      Join Date: Jun 2005       09-11-2008, 10:12 AM Reply   
Henshaw had one a while back in the Standard that was rediculous.
Old    Jack (element8456)      Join Date: Feb 2008       09-11-2008, 10:52 AM Reply   
Thats sick!

(Message edited by element8456 on September 11, 2008)
Old    Ben_B (hyperlite4life)      Join Date: Sep 2006       09-11-2008, 11:02 AM Reply   
this is a legit tuck knee
Old    Johan BumboClat (hyule)      Join Date: Nov 2006       09-12-2008, 12:02 PM Reply   
Andy? Where are you on this? Can we get a final verdict on the terminology?
Old    Roddyrod (wakeslife)      Join Date: Jul 2005       09-12-2008, 3:33 PM Reply   
The shot of henshaw in one of the past Standerd issues is sick because the board is out behind him, almost like a glide.
Old    JARED COUCH (jrad)      Join Date: Mar 2004       09-12-2008, 4:58 PM Reply   
Schwenne is definately the one to take the crown on bringing this new style back into wakeboarding. Still having a huge emphasis on the poke, the tuck knee is a new art that other riders will start to imitate. Props to Mike at West Coast Camps for always pushing new ways to do standard tricks on the wakeboard.
Old    Ben C (dadthedriver)      Join Date: Jul 2004       09-12-2008, 7:38 PM Reply   
Mike also tears every once of support out of the bindings here wears so he can do those pokes and grabs
Old    Adam Balon (adam_balon)      Join Date: Jul 2003       09-13-2008, 2:14 AM Reply   
ben b true that.
Old    the not so naked chef (electricsnow)      Join Date: May 2002       09-16-2008, 9:51 AM Reply   
It's just like mitch said. You don't have to bend and touch your knee to your board or whatever. It's about how you go about grabbing your board--do you go around your leg or in between them? Some people will tweak it, but that's a personal thing.


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