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    Anyone here want to die cheap?...

    Anyone here want to die cheap?
    https://www.evo.com/outlet/skis/blizzard-firebird-dh-wc#image=210814/858524/blizzard-firebird-dh-fis-race-dept-skis-2019-.jpg
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    As much as I love the fire, I don’t think anyone...

    As much as I love the fire, I don’t think anyone would test skis for money unless they actually loved the process. BK is giving out $1500 signing bonuses and flipping burgers is likely a higher...
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    The OG bodacious should have come in a...

    The OG bodacious should have come in a 191/183/175cm size package.
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    Well I obviously haven’t checking in on the...

    Well I obviously haven’t checking in on the private lesson market recently, but yeah. I know people who pay for a private lesson with the sole intention of jumping lines.
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    Cheaper and more visible than the $200-$300...

    Cheaper and more visible than the $200-$300 private lessons the vacationing rich have been buying to skip the lines… for only the last 20+ years.

    Nothing new, just policy now.
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    Do you want it to release smoothly? If so, no. I...

    Do you want it to release smoothly? If so, no. I have been jamming full tech toes into the single pivot toe pieces for years.
  7. Thread: Line Blade

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    Love the call to win not go for OT, too bad it...

    Love the call to win not go for OT, too bad it didn’t work out. Play call was a bit weird though
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    Over 1100 yards so far.

    Over 1100 yards so far.
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    You know SC isn’t going to be in the SEC in 5-10...

    You know SC isn’t going to be in the SEC in 5-10 years right? Only way they are is if THE B1G and PAC prevent ESPN from locking in a 12 team playoff with out an open bid for rights. The future super...
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    Not surprised. Brand failing to adapt (it was...

    Not surprised. Brand failing to adapt (it was always based on having a low overhead and just selling people old shit), while their core target market changed from park skiing to backcountry
    Sales...
  12. Thread: Ikon Pass

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    Hopefully down 43%, but I doubt it. Maybe down...

    Hopefully down 43%, but I doubt it. Maybe down 3-7%.
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    I almost feel bad for the teams which end up 3rd...

    I almost feel bad for the teams which end up 3rd and 4th. Alabama and UGA are playing in a different level than everyone else.
  14. Thread: NFL 2021/2022

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    387793 A 10 man defense on 1st and goal is a...

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    A 10 man defense on 1st and goal is a bold strategy.
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    Disclaimer: only skied the 182 MF108. The M...

    Disclaimer: only skied the 182 MF108.

    The M Free 108 sits between an WD110 and a BG110. Looser and more pivoty than a WD110 is spot on. This isn’t the ON3P thread but the WD110 is going to carry...
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    We went three years(?) without any updates in...

    We went three years(?) without any updates in >110 skis from the major manufacturers. This year we have two, I think. Salomon @112, and Head @ 111. I no longer have good access to NA sales numbers...
  17. Good for the base

    Good for the base
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    Sticky: Gen 1 JJs, S7s, PM Gear Lahasa, and Billy Goat...

    Gen 1 JJs, S7s, PM Gear Lahasa, and Billy Goat were all ‘5 point’ designs and developed over 07/08 and were first available 08/09, to various degrees. Can’t remember when the protest showed up, but I...
  19. Strongly recommend keeping a small shovel and...

    Strongly recommend keeping a small shovel and pack of baby wipes in your car/truck at all times.
  20. NPS isn’t in charge of shit, and has little...

    NPS isn’t in charge of shit, and has little ability to effect change if they wanted to. As mentioned funding is almost non existent and they really aren’t in a place to go get more money. A bunch of...
  21. I’d love to have White River (and sunrise) access...

    I’d love to have White River (and sunrise) access in the winter. Call your representatives.
  22. Selling more passes to meet demand is not...

    Selling more passes to meet demand is not overselling by itself. Spending time standing in line is a cost associated with skiing at Crystal, that cost has risen significantly lately. The wealth in...
  23. How would you say they are overselling? I too...

    How would you say they are overselling? I too would love to see Crystal move back to a more exclusive pricing structure but i don’t think they are obligated to keep crowds down by limiting the number...
  24. It’s totally responsible for Altera to limit...

    It’s totally responsible for Altera to limit parking in their lot to customer of Crystal and Crystal resorts while operating within the limit of their permit.
  25. Step in the right direction. Ikon passes are...

    Step in the right direction. Ikon passes are still too cheap. If genuine desire to decrease vehicle traffic/emissions, shifting revenue (increases) from a per skier to a per car should be effective....
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    I’m not reading 8 pages of mental masturbation...

    I’m not reading 8 pages of mental masturbation over owning wide skis and not being a gaper so apologies if this has been said:

    Ski shops are going back to selling sub 100mm skis? Good. Let’s make...
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    Prices jumped from the $100-$135 to the $170-$200...

    Prices jumped from the $100-$135 to the $170-$200 mark when they went to interchangeable lenses and you got a second lens in the deal. Then they dropped the second lens and went frameless look while...
  28. All of this gabber is moot until someone finds a...

    All of this gabber is moot until someone finds a $Billion to invest in upfront capital in a low margin industry for a business which won’t likely won’t have environmental consent in a couple decades...
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    Your core is generally bracing or in rotation...

    Your core is generally bracing or in rotation while skiing so various planks and holds and weighted rotations (Russian twists, med ball rotations etc) across a variety of planes of motion should...
  30. If only all the other lots cost $300-$500 a year...

    If only all the other lots cost $300-$500 a year too…
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    EWU beating UNLV was not an upset.

    EWU beating UNLV was not an upset.
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    Your QB room has like 19 stars for four guys,...

    Your QB room has like 19 stars for four guys, throwing to a receiver room which is in all honesty better than the next three teams combined. I wouldn’t be worried about QB play. If they just randomly...
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    I love this shit, team had a receiver transfer...

    I love this shit, team had a receiver transfer out to get more playing time… to Alabama. You’ll be fine.

    Best result of the night is UC Davis going to Tulsa for a paycheck and a W.
  34. Easier said than done last year, and I skied...

    Easier said than done last year, and I skied midweek.
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    evo Bootfitting program:...

    evo Bootfitting program: https://www.evo.com/locations/evofit#offers
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    I think Blister continues to show most of their...

    I think Blister continues to show most of their reviewers have no clue what they are talking about and just try and turn 1 paragraph of thoughts into 3 pages of words.

    If you want Dynastar to keep...
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    What no one here is saying: When the LP105...

    What no one here is saying:

    When the LP105 came out it was criticized for being a dumbed down version of the XXL, continuing the trend of the LP 100 being dumbed down from the LP 97.
    I have...
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    Skis got wider. Skiing changed. Backcountry...

    Skis got wider. Skiing changed. Backcountry became a thing, people realized with rocker and new shapes and constructions skiing didnít have to be hard to be fun. Skis donít need to be dumb stiff to...
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    Anyone know whats up with Blanton's...

    Anyone know whats up with Blanton's availability/demand? used to be at every grocery store but haven't seen it in over a year. Good @ $60/bottle, not worth much more than that IMO.
  40. More ski shops in Seattle is a good thing. Hope...

    More ski shops in Seattle is a good thing. Hope they are ready to sell a ton of shifts and Hawx XTD
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    Thursday was hero dirt on Tiger

    Thursday was hero dirt on Tiger
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    Jay and Nancy canceled my ski season before I...

    Jay and Nancy canceled my ski season before I could get any time on them.
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    The update pro rider has been in the works for...

    The update pro rider has been in the works for awhile now. Like 10 years. First it was the Cham 107 (who the fuck makes a 107, for Christ sake) then the Cham 2.0, then the Legend X 106 (which...
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    is there anything that’s not far from West...

    is there anything that’s not far from West Seattle right now? It’s a great little project. Adding more trails in and around the city areas is something which will be great for the area.

    Crews I...
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    Yes. High arch / high instep and an incredibly...

    Yes. High arch / high instep and an incredibly rigid foot. I have found some tongue liners work, but always need to cut the little elastic crap out. Current Lange RS liner works for me. Historically...
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    I can’t make them work. The whole system becomes...

    I can’t make them work. The whole system becomes to ridged for my foot and I get immense pain in the mid foot. Take the laces out of the same line and we’re golden. Each their own
  47. easy solution for the ski area, just mark it and...

    easy solution for the ski area, just mark it and relocate excessive amounts of snow immediately around it. If it snows that is.
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    Eh, it would be nice to see the trails at...

    Eh,
    it would be nice to see the trails at raging get better maintenance but it has also been very dry and as mentioned those trails get a ton of traffic. CCDH was also blown out before it was open....
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    2000ft today @ ~92; it sucked.

    2000ft today @ ~92; it sucked.
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    caveman works for ON3P, incase it wasn't clear to...

    caveman works for ON3P, incase it wasn't clear to anyone.
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