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Merimbula Classic 2022
« on: November 29, 2022, 07:24:24 AM »
We finally got to run our 40th year after two years missed due to the pandemic..


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Re: Merimbula Classic 2022
« Reply #1 on: November 29, 2022, 09:50:47 AM »
Thanks DJ.  It's good to see the Kalama boards on display.
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Re: Merimbula Classic 2022
« Reply #2 on: November 29, 2022, 05:58:09 PM »
Hey, that's my buddy Jeremy Riggs! And the faces are kind of fuzzy but it looked like Alex Aguera in the Kalama/Go Foil tent. Maui represented. I had no idea they went to that. I've always wanted to do that event--one more reason to go to OZ.
« Last Edit: November 29, 2022, 06:04:40 PM by PonoBill »
Foote 10'4X34", SIC 17.5 V1 hollow and an EPS one in Hood River. Foote 9'0" x 31", L41 8'8", 18' Speedboard, etc. etc.

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Re: Merimbula Classic 2022
« Reply #3 on: November 29, 2022, 06:57:39 PM »
Hey Bill thatís another buddy of yours at the 3.40 mark JC (Jonathan) and although we were expecting Alex he couldnít make it.. Iím not sure if I was allowed to film that new Kalama Barrakuta DW board.. Weíd love to see you here one day Bill..
« Last Edit: November 29, 2022, 07:02:11 PM by DavidJohn »

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Re: Merimbula Classic 2022
« Reply #4 on: November 29, 2022, 07:48:48 PM »
Yes! Great to see Johnathan's face. I've been in touch with him via Whatsapp working on the Faux Drives. Is that his board with two drives? I haven't been following the developments lately but it seems like an interesting idea. I was expecting to see Adrian Roper too, but I didn't spot him. It's a small world in these sports. My wife was looking at one of the first issues of Standup Journal years ago and Diane said "Is there anyone doing this sport that isn't one of your friends? 
« Last Edit: November 29, 2022, 07:52:56 PM by PonoBill »
Foote 10'4X34", SIC 17.5 V1 hollow and an EPS one in Hood River. Foote 9'0" x 31", L41 8'8", 18' Speedboard, etc. etc.

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Re: Merimbula Classic 2022
« Reply #5 on: November 29, 2022, 08:41:10 PM »
No.. Jonathan is so light he doesnít need two.. The guy was much bigger and he was using both to get up foiling and then used the lower foil drive only once up.. Jonathan is using a foil drive on his new DW sup/foil board.. My vid didnít show the best of the event because I mostly filmed when quiet.. There was about 300 entered..

 


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