He is talking about the response not the recoil. The recoil changed in 09, the response did not. The response changed for this year.
On a side note, coming from someone in marketing...I understand the REasoning behind all the names of the boards starting with RE but damn does it get confusing on here. Everytime I read a post on SS I have to say, is that the 3 stage, hybrid, or continuous board!