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    Sticky: if you can afford Patagonia go with that. I have...

    if you can afford Patagonia go with that. I have R2 and R3 top entry, fabulous. Much warmer than competitors equal thickness due to liner. I have also had good luck with the top of the line...
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    i don’t know what you call a long paddle back. I would rather paddle although I haven’t had that experience yet than surf the close outs in town OC. There are time when the surf is decent in OC but...
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    If you couldn't get the insurance supplied by the...

    If you couldn't get the insurance supplied by the US Gov. a lot less people would build so close to the ocean. The Fed actually makes it more attractive to build on the beach by supplying the...
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    I have found that the Nordic Track works well...

    I have found that the Nordic Track works well using close to the same muscle groups as paddling expecially if you mimic lifting you elbows on the forward stroke similar to a paddle or swimming...
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    Conditions have been good at Windham Mountain, NY...

    Conditions have been good at Windham Mountain, NY for the past month. Limited terrain and spring like until this past weekend. Cold enough is right. Single Digits! Looks good for this weekend. Pow...
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    I have been spending more time over the last ten...

    I have been spending more time over the last ten years around OC md and Assateague. The OC beaches seem the worst this summer that I can remember. Shore break, Shore break! There will never be...
  7. Thread: 180° South

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    Definitely a good film. Fantastic scenery. Lot...

    Definitely a good film. Fantastic scenery. Lot of nostalgia for Chounaird. He is a very smart guy. Has a book out called Let My People Go Surfing which is gives the chronology of Patagonia...
  8. Thread: Ocmd

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    I agree with yetiatthejetty 100% on the surf. ...

    I agree with yetiatthejetty 100% on the surf. But Baside Skillet is a little pricey for me and the pink decor outside gives me a headache. Food is good though. You can try Generals Kitchen a block...
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    Check out Nolte for sure. He has shaped 4 boards...

    Check out Nolte for sure. He has shaped 4 boards for me over the years and for several friends as well. All great quality and performance. He wouldn't sell you something that he doesn't think is...
  10. Thread: ASSateague

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    the obstruction mentioned was there all summer. ...

    the obstruction mentioned was there all summer. It was just in the edged of the water at mid tide, out of the water at low tide. The break is out side the bar and a good distance from the...
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    Be using O'Neill 5mm for years. I have had minor...

    Be using O'Neill 5mm for years. I have had minor problems after a fair amount of use with a small leak between two fingers from stretching them a lot and being in a hurry to get them off., easy to...
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    Sorry to hear this. I hope you can get your...

    Sorry to hear this. I hope you can get your money back from Paypal. Thought that the idea of Paypal was to safeguard the buyer from scams like this. Please keep us posted on the results. A friend of...
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    I'll stay out of the board fray but you can have...

    I'll stay out of the board fray but you can have a blast on a long board on the days that may be considered "flat" as well as a good surf day. Regarding the Patagonia R3 they are very warm for a 3mm...
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    Please explain "thats not true". The cam at 48th...

    Please explain "thats not true". The cam at 48th sure gives the impression that the break is messed up. Which was probably the best in town.
  15. Thread: yoga

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    Yoga can be great for your flexibility and...

    Yoga can be great for your flexibility and surfing. I know several top notch surfers on the west coast that do either Vanyasa Flow or Bikram Hot Yoga every day. Gerry Lopez is really into yoga and...
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    pilings gone

    It looks like the ACE buried the pilings along with the groin last night. That's a lot of ocean bottom pumped up on the beach! Hope it washes up somewhere else to make a nice break.
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    OC Beach Replenishment

    Beach replenishment goes on all the time in OC. Last year they didn't use the ACE the city did it themselves by moving the sand from the inlet up to where the beach had eroded the most. The sand...
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    The best goes by the boards

    Birdies are the best. Been wearing them for years. It was great to call out to place and order and talk to one of the family members. They would make them the way you want for size and length....
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    I have had significant rotator cuff tears and...

    I have had significant rotator cuff tears and surgery in both shoulders. Prior to surgery the cortizone shot and specific physical therapy helped a lot by strengthening the shoulder which helped...
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    In this case more $$$ is worth it

    I have been using Thule for 20 years for boards, kayaks, canoes, skis and snowboards traveling up and down the east coast. Never had a problem. Quality costs. I also have been using Yakima for bikes...
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    Haven't riden any of there surf boards but their...

    Haven't riden any of there surf boards but their SUP and Windsurfing boards are great. Naish has been around the windsurfing comunity for a long time and are inovators there. I would also be...
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    re WRV. Show up and the office by the factory...

    re WRV. Show up and the office by the factory and they will take you to the warehouse a block or two away and you can pick up the blanks you want. I have done it and they were very accomodating.
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    Whale in Assawoman Bay OC, MD

    There was a whale in Assawoman Bay behind the marsh so west of the Green Turtle yesterday. The DNR Policed were guarding it from boat traffic. It appeared the the animal was swimming and being...
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    Imperial Beach is right on the Mexican border. ...

    Imperial Beach is right on the Mexican border. Part of the town is questionable like many cities where the new meets the old. The area at the pier has some nice condos and the most upscale part of...
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    Buy the 9'6" and starting a swimming program to...

    Buy the 9'6" and starting a swimming program to develop your paddling. The SUP is a lot of fun but you can't use them at the surf beaches down by me in OC, MD. A 9'6" will be a very fun board at...
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