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Old    supmyelninio            11-06-2003, 9:48 AM Reply   
I was wondering the correct way to hit a small wake. There is no way I could weigh down my boat any more. I have a pylon and I just want to get as much air as I can. I have a good board. I have the parks 143.
Old    Someone Else (deltahoosier)      Join Date: Jun 2002       11-06-2003, 10:20 AM Reply   
Learn to edge properly. Edging is the same for small and big wakes. People on the cable parks do not have a wake. Have fun.
Old    Jeffrey Blanchard (eternalshadow)      Join Date: Nov 2001       11-06-2003, 12:42 PM Reply   
Yeah, like Rod says it's the same thing on a small or big wake. The only thing that changes is your timing. Pop, edging and everything else is the same.
Old    David D (wakeguru)      Join Date: Feb 2003       11-07-2003, 7:53 AM Reply   
DOUBLE UP
Also, with the Parks (due to the agressive 3-stage rocker) you really need to
punch the tail down at the wake to get ups.
Stomp it and explode off the top.
Old    chrispy1            11-07-2003, 1:03 PM Reply   
i have been riding behind a small wake for 5 years. So all i can say is that you have good technique to get the results that others might get without any.
Old    Tyler Hildebrand (ty540)      Join Date: Nov 2001       11-08-2003, 6:39 AM Reply   
If you mainly ride behind a small wake, youŽll probably find that a board with a smaller rocker works better. Something to think about when youŽre in the market for a new one. Also, if you ever plateau, just see it as an opportunity to work on riding switch and wakeskating.
Old    English (kristian)      Join Date: Nov 2002       11-08-2003, 6:54 AM Reply   
I too have done my fair share of small wake riding and to get alot of pop, you gotta pump the wake like you were skating a half pipe. It takes some getting used to, but in time you learn how to get petty big air on next to no wake.
also as Tyler says a smaller rocker will make it more comfortable. I like to switch to a shorter board for small wakes, just makes it more fun.
Old    Bob (bob)      Join Date: Feb 2001       11-09-2003, 11:08 PM Reply   
small ollie right before you hit the wake, this is what i used to do behind our old 16' outboard

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