Quote Originally Posted by Zman9398 View Post
I still folllow a rule, take 3 more paddles after you think you have caught the wave then stand up
i have that rule in my head....plus a few more like keep my weight further back on the board, widen my stance, compress on the bottom turn etc etc...and as soon as i start paddling for a wave, i get caught up in the moment and don't remember any of them.