Search:

Type: Posts; User: skibrd

Page 1 of 6 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.06 seconds.

  1. Replies
    1
    Views
    59

    Armada Tracer 118 CHX

    Has anyone tried the Armada Tracer 118 CHX? Or any of the other Armada Tracer skis?

    I spent a good chunk of last winter on the Armada Arv JJ 116 and over time it really grew on me. Itís not a...
  2. Replies
    65
    Views
    5,847

    The stand over height on Transitions is crazy...

    The stand over height on Transitions is crazy low. People all the time stand over my XXL Sentinel and give me the look like is this really a XXL.


    Sent from my iPhone using TGR Forums
  3. Replies
    65
    Views
    5,847

    I canít sing high enough praise for Downhill Zone...

    I canít sing high enough praise for Downhill Zone in Issaquah, WA. Adam runs a one man bike shop and wonít steer you wrong or sell you crap. Dude does what he feels is right by you and wonít try to...
  4. Replies
    65
    Views
    5,847

    Iím also hearing the MegaTower isnít a hit like...

    Iím also hearing the MegaTower isnít a hit like people thought it would be. The guys in Seattle I ride with donít love it, and the shop guys in Jackson are all selling theirs for the new High Tower....
  5. I second everything said about the MX98s. I have...

    I second everything said about the MX98s. I have them 194cms and love them. The 184 cm version is perfect for someone who isnít quite a large human.


    Sent from my iPhone using TGR Forums
  6. Thanks for the offer but Iím going to wait. My...

    Thanks for the offer but Iím going to wait. My boot guy thinks Iíll like the new Fischer version of the Lange XT Pro. Iím also sitting on way too many pairs of boots currently and need to get down...
  7. Replies
    17
    Views
    1,358

    I actually prefer them with no camber and...

    I actually prefer them with no camber and slightly softer. Not very TGR of me


    Sent from my iPhone using TGR Forums
  8. Replies
    17
    Views
    1,358

    What do you mean Alpy? The camber and rocker...

    What do you mean Alpy? The camber and rocker profile changed and matured (?) over time. If I didnít use them and they rested they went back to being camber skis.


    Sent from my iPhone using...
  9. Iím going back to red boots. Got to be faster ...

    Iím going back to red boots. Got to be faster


    Sent from my iPhone using TGR Forums
  10. Replies
    17
    Views
    1,358

    These became my go to going on a trip and donít...

    These became my go to going on a trip and donít know what to expect ski. I took them to Steamboat when I was there in late February/early March, when all of Colorado had the huge avalanche issue. ...
  11. Replies
    17
    Views
    1,358

    These skis are a great all around weapon. Bump...

    These skis are a great all around weapon. Bump so someone grabs them.


    Sent from my iPhone using TGR Forums
  12. Replies
    3
    Views
    682

    Where are you located? Sent from my iPhone...

    Where are you located?


    Sent from my iPhone using TGR Forums
  13. Bump cause these are awesome. I want a pair but...

    Bump cause these are awesome. I want a pair but probably wonít find a size 26 pair


    Sent from my iPhone using TGR Forums
  14. Replies
    5
    Views
    831

    Where are you located? Sent from my iPhone...

    Where are you located?


    Sent from my iPhone using TGR Forums
  15. Paging HVSkier, if your Demo 8 needs these maybe?...

    Paging HVSkier, if your Demo 8 needs these maybe?


    Sent from my iPhone using TGR Forums
  16. Replies
    4,486
    Views
    1,887,565

    Sticky: I donít see an issue with 3 skis all 108mm...

    I donít see an issue with 3 skis all 108mm underfoot. Different skis for different skiing

    How do you like the Noctas?


    Sent from my iPhone using TGR Forums
  17. Replies
    192
    Views
    12,024

    Tinder va. Bumble vs. Himge

    Funny thing about these apps is you get what you look for. You want to get laid, you can. You want a friend to shred with, they are there. You get what you put into them

    I do prefer Bumble...
  18. Replies
    28
    Views
    1,508

    TR: Hokkaido Late Jan 2019

    Thanks dude. What did you like about it?

    What does the collective think about this in more of a few times a week blog type format? And maybe daily for big trips? Like a what dumb shit did we...
  19. Replies
    28
    Views
    1,508

    Definitely learned out lesson on take skins. I...

    Definitely learned out lesson on take skins. I wonít take alpine bindings next time I go, well depending on how you define CAST 2.0 Pivots. Skins are the key to finding rowdy skiing in Hokkaido. ...
  20. Replies
    4,486
    Views
    1,887,565

    Sticky: His or hers opinion? Thatís pretty awesome...

    His or hers opinion?

    Thatís pretty awesome you can pretty much trade skis


    Sent from my iPhone using TGR Forums
  21. Replies
    28
    Views
    1,508

    TR: Hokkaido Late Jan 2019

    Cool. We made a decision with the best info we had at the time and found the deepest snow Iíve ever tried to ski. Iím sure Kiroro is good some days, so are Vail, Breck, and Powder Mountain, you can...
  22. Replies
    28
    Views
    1,508

    Iím sure Kiroro has its days. We looked at the...

    Iím sure Kiroro has its days. We looked at the storm forecast totals and Asahidaki was forecasted to get 2x as much snow as Kiroro, so we drove north. Elevation makes a huge difference in snow...
  23. Replies
    4
    Views
    313

    I have one half of a pair of 187 Peacemakers too!...

    I have one half of a pair of 187 Peacemakers too!

    Iím interested in either your single Ben10Hodges, or your pair cinnepa.

    Can we work something out where all of us end up happy?


    Sent from...
  24. Replies
    28
    Views
    1,508

    Powder 7 has a great video editor, I canít and...

    Powder 7 has a great video editor, I canít and wonít take credit for anything other then shooting some of the video.

    More time at Asahidake is on the docket for next trip, as well as a trip to...
  25. Replies
    49
    Views
    2,878

    Iíve been enjoying touring on the QST 99. Might...

    Iíve been enjoying touring on the QST 99. Might be an option if you are looking for stability yet to lose some weight.


    Sent from my iPhone using TGR Forums
  26. Replies
    4,486
    Views
    1,887,565

    Sticky: Yo! Take this to the ON3P thread [emoji35] ...

    Yo! Take this to the ON3P thread [emoji35]


    Sent from my iPhone using TGR Forums
  27. Replies
    28
    Views
    1,508

    Thanks. I added a few more pics. Like I said,...

    Thanks. I added a few more pics. Like I said, we had 3 of 12 days with really awesome snow. Maybe 2 where it was meh, and the rest would make most peoples seasons, but were average for Japan.
    ...
  28. Replies
    28
    Views
    1,508

    Powder 7 video recap of the trip: ...

    Powder 7 video recap of the trip:

    https://youtu.be/o54IrqOT6kM

    If that doesn't work search on powder 7 'powder 7 japan'
  29. Replies
    28
    Views
    1,508

    Matts random things he learned in Japan ...

    Matts random things he learned in Japan

    Terrain:
    I cant stress enough, most of the runs in Japan end in terrible terrain traps. If the snow pack wasn’t so stable, I would not have been on 99%...
  30. Replies
    28
    Views
    1,508

    Wednesday January 30 2019 The longest day...

    Wednesday January 30 2019

    The longest day ever. Our first flight was easy, well after some small baggage juggling to get everyones respective bags under weight, be sure to check your baggage...
  31. Replies
    28
    Views
    1,508

    TR: Hokkaido Late Jan 2019

    Monday January 28 2019

    With the snow sub par, and more on the way, but it not here yet, and not having found avalanche road barriers for Owen to backflip yet (we all wanted to ski the barriers,...
  32. Replies
    28
    Views
    1,508

    Friday January 25 2019 We wake up in Asahidake...

    Friday January 25 2019
    We wake up in Asahidake ready to get after the pow we couldn’t ski yesterday. The hostel has an amazing traditional Japanese breakfast for us, and we plan to ski a few...
  33. Replies
    28
    Views
    1,508

    TR: Hokkaido Late Jan 2019

    Tuesday January 22 2019

    Niseko Moiwa has 3 lifts, but really only one quad that goes to the top and is worth our time. We were told about the famous Moiwa side country, so we did one inbounds run...
  34. Replies
    28
    Views
    1,508

    TR: Hokkaido Late Jan 2019

    Saturday January 19 2019

    We all get up early, and catch our flight, look for breakfast, decide on gyoza and ice cream, note to self, budget Japanese airline terminals dont have the greatest...
  35. Replies
    28
    Views
    1,508

    Early January 2019 Have continued talks about a...

    Early January 2019
    Have continued talks about a Japan trip slowly figuring out dates.
    Decide to leave the USA on a flight to Tokyo on January 17 2019 to arrive in Tokyo on Friday afternoon,...
  36. Replies
    28
    Views
    1,508

    January 2018 - tram dock in Jackson Hole Get...

    January 2018 - tram dock in Jackson Hole
    Get asked my Owen if I want to go to Japan in a week(ish), do the math, realize I could find the money to go, almost all with credit cards, but probably...
  37. Replies
    28
    Views
    1,508

    TR: Hokkaido Late Jan 2019

    I got to go to Hokkaido for 2 weeks with Owen Leeper and Matt McDonald, two awesome buddies. Here is the story go how it came together, where we went, how we ate, and of course because this is me,...
  38. Replies
    49
    Views
    2,878

    Iím thinking this would be for me at a 3 ski...

    Iím thinking this would be for me at a 3 ski Japan quiver:

    1) Blizzard Brahma w/ Pivots

    2) Armada ARV JJ 116 tour version w/ Kingpins

    3) Praxis Protest or 2019/2020 Armada ARV JJ 116 w/ CAST
  39. Replies
    55
    Views
    3,254

    Ski blades, only thing needed for east coast knar...

    Ski blades, only thing needed for east coast knar shredding


    Sent from my iPhone using TGR Forums
  40. Replies
    49
    Views
    2,878

    I typed in the wrong ski, get the MVP, itís...

    I typed in the wrong ski, get the MVP, itís awesome


    Sent from my iPhone using TGR Forums
  41. Replies
    4,486
    Views
    1,887,565

    Sticky: Overlap, I donít see any overlap... Nice well...

    Overlap, I donít see any overlap...

    Nice well thought out quiver. Someday Iíll find a pair of BGs to take for a spin.


    Sent from my iPhone using TGR Forums
  42. Replies
    49
    Views
    2,878

    Rebuilding the 3+ ski quiver.

    Praxis MVP are pretty close to what you are describing. ~110mm wide and a smidge of camber

    Edited cause I put the wrong praxis ski in [emoji23][emoji23]

    Sent from my iPhone using TGR Forums
  43. Replies
    49
    Views
    2,878

    There was some hole conflict issues when I pulled...

    There was some hole conflict issues when I pulled the SHIFTS off my Protests and remounted then with Pivots. I filled the SHIFT holes with wood dowels epoxied in and didnít have any issues with the...
  44. Itís not going to go all the way to the base,...

    Itís not going to go all the way to the base, just a beginner lift to take pressure off of Teewinot.

    And the park isnít going back in under the Bridger Gondi either, the new Eagles Rest will only...
  45. Yeah, parallel to the Bridger Gondi, where the...

    Yeah, parallel to the Bridger Gondi, where the old terrain park used to be, and the old Eagles Rest lift shack is currently.


    Sent from my iPhone using TGR Forums
  46. Replies
    5
    Views
    319

    Size? 26.5? Sent from my iPhone using TGR...

    Size? 26.5?


    Sent from my iPhone using TGR Forums
  47. Replies
    13
    Views
    558

    Iíve got a pair of that vintage Katanas, and they...

    Iíve got a pair of that vintage Katanas, and they arenít cool. I donít get the hype. I want them out of my garage.


    Sent from my iPhone using TGR Forums
  48. Replies
    283
    Views
    31,452

    I took Protests w/ Shifts to Japan as a one ski...

    I took Protests w/ Shifts to Japan as a one ski quiver and it was fine. If (when?) I go back Iíll take two skis, Protests w/ Cast and something 100-110 under foot with Kingpins. Protests are...
  49. Replies
    34
    Views
    3,432

    I got to fondle a pair once, boy the pillow...

    I got to fondle a pair once, boy the pillow fights are cool skis


    Sent from my iPhone using TGR Forums
  50. Replies
    4,486
    Views
    1,887,565

    Sticky: Ian Mac didnít actually ski the 203 and has said...

    Ian Mac didnít actually ski the 203 and has said so many times, so nice try NorCalNomad...


    Sent from my iPhone using TGR Forums
Results 1 to 50 of 300
Page 1 of 6 1 2 3 4