Forums Splitboard Talk Forum If you get a faceshot on every heelside turn…. Viewing 16 posts - 1 through 16 (of 16 total) Author Posts August 17, 2014 at 2:18 am #580061 UPGRAYEDD_2505 127 Posts you need a bigger board… August 18, 2014 at 11:35 am #677062 Method 151 Posts this thing coulda been 3 metres long and i think the result would’ve been the same… 😀 August 18, 2014 at 11:34 pm #677063 nordicbordn 225 Posts disagree. but hey, thats just like my opinion man August 19, 2014 at 3:42 pm #677064 nedrapier 235 Posts b) you are cruising low angle groomers on a board of any length, and the wind is coming at just such an angle that snow kicked up by heelside turns gets blown in your face. Ooh, that smarts. August 20, 2014 at 12:26 am #677065 Scooby2 611 Posts I think its a fashion thing and done on purpose despite 40 somethings not understanding, like skinny jeans, neon and kiters wearing boardshorts over wetsuits. It was started to increase goggle sales because now people wear them on sunny days too. It’ll pass when people realize they don’t have to swivel their boards square to their direction of travel like they are at wally world or snowbird, whatever. They’ll eventually stop being amazed that: yes, the snow is really deep today and hey, I really don’t have to slow down so much out here, and you know, going slow can actually be more dangerous. bigger boards? that’s just scandalous talk right there! 😆 August 20, 2014 at 9:00 pm #677058 Matt Wood 328 Posts ….You have no self control. August 21, 2014 at 12:57 am #677059 permnation 303 Posts look out for that tree. August 21, 2014 at 4:05 am #677060 BobGnarly 220 Posts Life starts at 180 😉 August 21, 2014 at 6:40 pm #677066 TEX 2486 Posts ………………………………………………………………………………………you got too much Junk in the trunk ! 148 and dropping. Relese your minds and turn some August 22, 2014 at 2:07 pm #677067 cometogether 385 Posts id ride any board, any length, if I could get a face shot of some fluff right now. August 22, 2014 at 3:06 pm #677068 Taylor 792 Posts Speaking of which… I sipped coffee and watched the first snow showers of the season up on Mts. Shavano and Princeton this morning. @sun_rocket August 22, 2014 at 4:36 pm #677069 HikeforTurns 1113 Posts @cometogether wrote: id ride any board, any length, if I could get a face shot of some fluff right now. true, very true. August 22, 2014 at 7:06 pm #677070 summersgone 816 Posts @taylor wrote: Speaking of which… I sipped coffee and watched the first snow showers of the season up on Mts. Shavano and Princeton this morning. I got snowed on for about 5 minutes on August 9th on Tabegauche. Although it was a little it got me stoked! August 25, 2014 at 6:47 pm #677057 TEX 2486 Posts You guys better keep quiet. I want snow so bad that if it hits anywhere from Canada to Colorado Im lnvading your living room and liberating your couch. So, unless you want an old stinking guy cluttering up your pad , keeep it quiet August 26, 2014 at 4:23 am #677071 802smuggler 369 Posts A two page thread about face shots and only one face shot? :scratch: Hook a brother up already. :rock: August 26, 2014 at 3:06 pm #677061 imported_MountainDog 160 Posts @802smuggler wrote: A two page thread about face shots and only one face shot? :scratch: Hook a brother up already. :rock: Keffler’s shot of me at last years Silverton Splitfest. Splitfest by MountainDog, on Flickr Viewing 16 posts - 1 through 16 (of 16 total) You must be logged in to reply to this topic.