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Old     (steezyshots)      Join Date: Feb 2008       12-23-2008, 12:32 PM Reply   
Does anybody still do it?
Old     (lfrider92)      Join Date: Sep 2008       12-23-2008, 2:54 PM Reply   
haha. when its choppy, or a play session. not seriously though
Old     (stoked_32)      Join Date: Aug 2007       12-23-2008, 2:59 PM Reply   
Greatest Sport Ever Created.

During the second coming of Christ, he won't need to walk on water cause he'll have his kneeboard with retractable fins handy.

I want to be a pro kneeboarder so badly... Seriously. Problem is, whenever I bring it my friends wont let it on the boat = /

(Message edited by stoked_32 on December 23, 2008)
Old     (wakerider111)      Join Date: Jul 2006       12-23-2008, 8:06 PM Reply   
I still ride mine on snow any chance i get!
Old     (waterdork88)      Join Date: Aug 2005       12-24-2008, 3:58 PM Reply   
yes :-)

Old     (sidekicknicholas)      Join Date: Mar 2007       12-24-2008, 4:18 PM Reply   
If it is busy on the lake, or I'm just sore from wakeboarding sometimes I throw it on and mess around.... just a few runs a year I have gotten kinda good.

I can usually throw down (these are the wakeboard names, i donno the proper term)
backrolls both ways
front rolls
roll-2-revert both ways
1 kinda of 720 (only have done it twice)
switch (backwards) 3's and 5's

got pretty close to a wrapped mobe too

kneeboard is super gay but fun
Old     (wazzy)      Join Date: Nov 2001       12-26-2008, 11:11 AM Reply   
a buddy of mine kneeboards..... he is a ripper too..... he bought a Centurion Avey to kneeboard behind....

Nick sounds like you & him should ride together sometime.... we keep giving him wakeboard tricks to try... he has even hit sliders
Old     (misteve)      Join Date: Aug 2007       12-26-2008, 12:21 PM Reply   
I have only tried it once, when I was 13, and somehow I racked myself in the balls with the tip of it trying to get started.... I've never touched one since.
Old     (nosebleed)      Join Date: Apr 2004       12-26-2008, 12:43 PM Reply   
Those crazy boards make me nervous. I hate being strapped to it.
Old     (powercorps)      Join Date: Nov 2006       12-26-2008, 4:22 PM Reply   
so my question is for those of you who have made it to inverts on the keeboard as well as wakeboard... which is more difficult?
Old     (lfrider92)      Join Date: Sep 2008       12-26-2008, 6:15 PM Reply   
luke, i cant do inverts on a knee board. but i would think it would be harder on a knee board. on a wakeboard it feels like you hav emore control because you can use more of your body. thats just how i see it. im no where near good at knee boarding but that show i see it
Old     (sidekicknicholas)      Join Date: Mar 2007       12-26-2008, 6:39 PM Reply   
Kneeboard rolls are 1,000 times easier if you've done a wakeboard one first... and have a good sized wake.

My friend and I just pick it up one day and we both landed rolls first trym they're super easy
Old     (waterdork88)      Join Date: Aug 2005       12-27-2008, 12:26 AM Reply   
really just depends on how hard you make it (with a wakeboard or kneeboard). two completely different techniques and two completely different sports.

i personally find it easier to flip on a kneeboard and i find it easier to spin on a wakeboard
Old     (lfrider92)      Join Date: Sep 2008       12-27-2008, 1:22 AM Reply   
i guess i was wrong. haha
Old     (waterdork88)      Join Date: Aug 2005       12-27-2008, 2:04 AM Reply   
youre not wrong just different than me :-)
Old     (pnichols)      Join Date: Jan 2007       12-27-2008, 10:15 AM Reply   
Jeremy, Didn't you make a video last year of you doing a backflip on the kneeboard in the snow.
Old     (waterdork88)      Join Date: Aug 2005       12-27-2008, 4:09 PM Reply
Old    murrayair            12-28-2008, 6:38 PM Reply   
Dude, that's awesome! Now I have something new to try next time I'm up in the snow.
Old     (ryker1)      Join Date: Oct 2008       12-29-2008, 8:27 PM Reply   

I'm bringing the kneeboard the next time we ride together. Sorry it won't be the fatty with retractable fins as we just got rid of it. I wanna see the original kneeboarder in action ha ha
Old     (cpizzle)      Join Date: Sep 2007       12-30-2008, 11:19 AM Reply   
I think I'm gonna throw up now.
Old     (etakk7)      Join Date: Apr 2006       12-30-2008, 1:05 PM Reply   
kneeboard back and front rolls are way easier than wakeboarding, which is why I haven't been able to land a back roll yet on a wakeboard. I think having a compressed body position with less moving parts makes it easier. If you had to hit a target 20 feet away, you'd rather throw a knife at it rather than an axe
Old     (onthewatermo)      Join Date: Jan 2008       12-30-2008, 2:53 PM Reply   
I've got a wakeboarding friend and every time we go out on his boat we have to bring the kneeboard for his wife because that's what she knows. I think she got spooked when another girl chipped a tooth trying to wakeboard but if she's stoked and we can still ride that's fine with me.
Old     (steezyshots)      Join Date: Feb 2008       12-30-2008, 5:06 PM Reply   
If anyone has a killer picture of someone killing it on kneeboard. I have a brand new free kneeboard for the photo i choose. Must be high res, and I must get the rights to the photo to use in web media or print.

Happy hunting for photos guys!
Old     (steezyshots)      Join Date: Feb 2008       12-30-2008, 5:18 PM Reply   
Even better, if there is someone in the sacramento area that shreds on a kneeboard and would like a free kneeboard in trade for a photo shoot. hit me up.
Old     (waterdork88)      Join Date: Aug 2005       12-30-2008, 7:19 PM Reply   
whats the purpose you want the picture and what kind of kneeboard?


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