Author Topic: Fred Hope  (Read 4494 times)


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Fred Hope
« on: July 15, 2020, 05:35:54 AM »
This kid has been blowing my mind at the Event Site.  Exceptional speed going into the most graceful looking weightless moves. 

Foiler or not, you can't help but appreciate this.

Check out 1:29 (below) and then watch the whole thing :)

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Re: Fred Hope
« Reply #1 on: July 15, 2020, 08:31:03 AM »
He's amazing. A few days ago he cut two circles around me while I was mowing across and then came extremely close to me while I was in the middle of a jibe. I was irritated at first but then I realized he has better control foiling than I do walking. I'm just another stationary object. And it was fun to experience.

Perhaps also a bit of a compliment. I don't think he would have done that back in the days when I was flailing unpredictably.
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Re: Fred Hope
« Reply #2 on: February 07, 2023, 09:38:42 AM »
I love that even though he's a legend on the foil, he always tells me he prefers strapless surf.


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