Wake 101
Home   Articles   Pics/Video   Gear   Wake 101   Events   Community   Forums   Classifieds   Contests   Shop   Search
WakeWorld Home
Email Password
Go Back   WakeWorld > Wakeboarding Discussion

Thread Tools Display Modes
Old     (roymunson1)      Join Date: Apr 2010       11-08-2010, 5:15 PM Reply   
are hyperlite's boot and binding system actually hitting the market. or are the retracting it?

on a similar note, was there not a company that retracted product couple years back, i wanna say it was hype too, but cant remember....?
Old     (jsweat)      Join Date: Apr 2007       11-08-2010, 7:38 PM Reply   
why wouldnt it hit the market?

they spent a lot of money marketing them
Old     (andy_nintzel)      Join Date: Sep 2004 Location: Minnesnowda       11-08-2010, 7:42 PM Reply   
i know that Murray and JD have been riding them for a while.
Old     (jason95gt)      Join Date: May 2006       11-09-2010, 8:14 AM Reply   
They will be out in November/December. All the units that JD and Murray are riding have been prototypeish bindings.
Old     (stephan)      Join Date: Nov 2002       11-09-2010, 9:55 AM Reply   
Go over to Alliance's site and they have a Nautique video of Murray & Watson riding. Murray is sporting them in it. They look a little different but seem to work just fine.
Old     (wake77)      Join Date: Jan 2009       11-09-2010, 9:59 AM Reply   
"is the system for real?"

No, it's just a figment of all of our imaginations.
Old     (dlamont)      Join Date: Apr 2003       11-09-2010, 12:11 PM Reply   
Just had them here at the shop. Looked great and seemed to work fine. Didn't get to ride them, which would be the true test.
Old     (bruizza)      Join Date: May 2009       11-09-2010, 12:23 PM Reply   
You could read up on the roughly 234903875038432 other threads on this topic.
Old     (devintatro)      Join Date: Nov 2010       11-14-2010, 5:37 PM Reply   
The system is very real! I thought and think they were great! I took a few sets using the system and it just.... made sense. I tried them out after not riding for about a month or so and honestly I can say I had one of the best sets I'd had in a while and not to mention a really fun set. It got me pumped on wakeboarding in general. You definitely feel much more connected to the board, I mean you are strapped in snowboard style to it but it is really really light and I love that you can switch the feel up, fer example I loosened my boots but cranked the system to get good reaction but looser feel for pokes and then tighten everything up for a really solid feel all around. Some people are worried about this adding more strain on the knees but I took some tricks into the flats and it felt better than before, very impressed. I felt so intact at all moments during all parts of my tricks, amazing reaction time and amazing control. I really look forward to getting my pair as soon as I can!
Attached Images
Old     (mucktoerider)      Join Date: Jan 2007       11-17-2010, 5:33 AM Reply   
Last time I checked, mine are suppose to be shipped tomorrow. I'm super stoked to day the least. If the results for the first season are a success, I can see other companies coming out with similar set ups.


Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 8:58 PM.

Home   Articles   Pics/Video   Gear   Wake 101   Events   Community   Forums   Classifieds   Contests   Shop   Search
Wake World Home


© 2016 eWake, Inc.    
Advertise    |    Contact    |    Terms of Use    |    Privacy Policy    |    Report Abuse    |    Conduct    |    About Us