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by alakaboo
Wed Feb 21, 2018 2:46 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: that wetsuit discussion...
Replies: 1926
Views: 285450

Re: that wetsuit discussion...

Even without warranty you still have rights.
https://www.accc.gov.au/consumers/consu ... guarantees
Write to them and say it wasn't fit for purpose/didn't meet expectations of quality.
by alakaboo
Fri Feb 16, 2018 7:47 pm
Forum: Weather & surf forecasting
Topic: Summer
Replies: 179
Views: 5773

Re: Summer

I'm honestly not joking, last decent swell my mate counted over 200 vehicles from arsehole to breakfast, on a Thursday.

Actually should say last decent forecast, it came in at an anemic 3ft.
by alakaboo
Fri Feb 16, 2018 7:12 pm
Forum: Weather & surf forecasting
Topic: Summer
Replies: 179
Views: 5773

Re: Summer

That's a regular weekend. It's gone to the dogs.
by alakaboo
Fri Feb 16, 2018 2:41 pm
Forum: Weather & surf forecasting
Topic: Summer
Replies: 179
Views: 5773

Re: Summer

I don't have recent knowledge but prior experience suggests the rumours are accurate.
by alakaboo
Fri Feb 16, 2018 9:41 am
Forum: Weather & surf forecasting
Topic: Summer
Replies: 179
Views: 5773

Re: Summer

That spot will have 150 4wds full of mad froffers.

Got the jetski yet? I know a place that'll be amazing on Sunday, but can't get away for long enough.

Fingers crossed for the following system.
by alakaboo
Thu Feb 15, 2018 6:54 pm
Forum: Travel & Health
Topic: General snow stuff
Replies: 400
Views: 53444

Re: General snow stuff

Legion wrote:
Thu Feb 15, 2018 6:49 pm
Watch replays of men's double luge instead. For fans of Blades of Glory!
Still has 2 dicks.
by alakaboo
Thu Feb 15, 2018 6:53 pm
Forum: Travel & Health
Topic: General snow stuff
Replies: 400
Views: 53444

Re: General snow stuff

Double luge and relay speed skating are fcuking stupid.
by alakaboo
Tue Feb 13, 2018 4:31 pm
Forum: Travel & Health
Topic: General snow stuff
Replies: 400
Views: 53444

Re: General snow stuff

The boards and stance are bidirectional.

If you watch closely though they don't often turn or change edge while riding switch, just aim at the next takeoff point with a fairly flat board.

Powder riding is harder switch, for sure.
by alakaboo
Sun Feb 11, 2018 10:01 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 16762
Views: 1370004

Re: Where did you surf today ?

I don't believe in the 5 fin setup at all.
by alakaboo
Tue Feb 06, 2018 10:58 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Mentawai quiver.
Replies: 50
Views: 1904

Re: Mentawai quiver.

I'm worried it will affect loofy's training for the Coolangatta Gold
by alakaboo
Sun Feb 04, 2018 9:51 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 16762
Views: 1370004

Re: Where did you surf today ?

I have no idea, but everything is on a spectrum.
by alakaboo
Sun Feb 04, 2018 12:11 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 16762
Views: 1370004

Re: Where did you surf today ?

Set it up facing a screen showing absolutely disgusting German scat porn on loop.
by alakaboo
Sat Feb 03, 2018 8:31 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Where did you surf today ?
Replies: 16762
Views: 1370004

Re: Where did you surf today ?

Find some nerd to send a virus down the webcam feed and fcuk their shit right up.
by alakaboo
Fri Feb 02, 2018 7:30 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Best softboard to use to teach kids ???
Replies: 44
Views: 10281

Re: Best softboard to use to teach kids ???

In all honesty they use a lot of wax.
Apparently there is bodyboard-specific wax that is better.
by alakaboo
Fri Feb 02, 2018 6:45 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Best softboard to use to teach kids ???
Replies: 44
Views: 10281

Re: Best softboard to use to teach kids ???

Hatchnam wrote:
Fri Feb 02, 2018 3:20 pm
What sort of deck traction are you using on them?
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by alakaboo
Fri Feb 02, 2018 6:42 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Kelly's wave.
Replies: 514
Views: 46984

Re: Kelly's wave.

The inside of his garage. Nick what was the best question you asked/most surprising answer? I asked Noah Grimmett, who is basically the overseer of the project and has been with it the whole time, if there was a moment he thought the pool would never happen, and he said yes. They worked on it for n...
by alakaboo
Fri Feb 02, 2018 2:26 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Best softboard to use to teach kids ???
Replies: 44
Views: 10281

Re: Best softboard to use to teach kids ???

Forgot to post an update. After a couple of days of the kids being incredibly frustrated with going from being able to stand on a 9'0" to totally kooking on the shortboards, the kids figured out how to stand up within about 3 hours, and within a week were paddling into broken waves and riding to the...
by alakaboo
Fri Feb 02, 2018 2:19 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Best softboard to use to teach kids ???
Replies: 44
Views: 10281

Re: Best softboard to use to teach kids ???

Hanging your feet in the water like a rudder just as the wave picks you up makes you stall and go down the face with the nose raised.