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She tried...

taptap Posts: 85 Solid Baller
edited May 2016 in Videos, Photos & Media
I told her the Wakeye app was all setup and all she had to do was put it on the pylon...



Too funny not to share, we both had a good laugh.
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  • HortonHorton Posts: 28,959 Administrator
    Best video ever
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  • lakeaustinskierlakeaustinskier Posts: 362 Solid Baller
    In the grand scheme of things who cares about the Wakeye? The boat path looks decent enough :)
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  • Pat MPat M Posts: 739 Crazy Baller
    I agree with @lakeaustinskier good driving. @tap Are you sure you didn't do that on purpose to check on her driving?
  • taptap Posts: 85 Solid Baller
    Ha. Yea she's pretty decent. Probably the only reason she let me post the video.
  • 6balls6balls Posts: 5,342 ★★★Triple Panda Award Recipient ★★★
    Hilarious.
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  • HortonHorton Posts: 28,959 Administrator
    @tap did she mount the camera facing forward to hide the secret ducts on your ski?
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  • taptap Posts: 85 Solid Baller
    edited May 2016
    @Horton I know nothing of what you speak... confirm nor deny.

    @Mark_Matis that's good stuff. I apparently only got around 1 ball, so regardless of line length it was pretty weak.
  • DirtDirt Posts: 1,627 Open or 55K Rated Skier
    That is awesome. You are very brave to post that. My driver would not be pleasant to live with.
    I learned everything I know not to do from Horton
  • GloersenGloersen Posts: 1,003 Mega Baller
    incredible driving skills indeed, especially considering the unseen passenger; you're quite fortunate! @tap
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  • BulldogBulldog Posts: 1,030 Crazy Baller
    Great post!!
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  • MrJonesMrJones Posts: 1,786 Mega Baller
    You can tell drivers who learned after the advent of cruise control. "Hands and 10:00 and 2:00" just like in drivers ed!

    Awesome video....
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  • supergadgetsupergadget Posts: 55 Baller
    Now that is funny!
  • A_BA_B Posts: 4,232 Mega Baller
    I wouldn't say a thing, but I would invest in the panoramic mirror!
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  • ForrestGumpForrestGump Posts: 6,100
    That is freaking awesome!!!!
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  • BlueSkiBlueSki Posts: 759 Crazy Baller
    That's funny. A wife that is willing to drive is priceless. But why quit skiing if you mess up at one ball? We tell the kids at our lake that if they mess up one to keep going and get some practice at that speed and line length. Consequently, we have to lead by example.
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  • aupatkingaupatking Posts: 1,470 Mega Baller
    @MS i want to give you an "agree" or "awesome" but I really just think I'll cry
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  • ozskiozski Posts: 1,679
    My wife loves the drive, over the last summer I've had her driving me in the course for the first time. She's getting really good and gets pretty upset if she gives me a bad run, she's never done anything as awesome as that video however...
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  • ToddLToddL Posts: 2,823 Mega Baller
    Great video, @tap ! After analyzing it, I can see that you need to stay a little more connected when edge-changing into your off-side. Add some back-arm pressure, and don't forget to counter rotate into your on-side. This will all help you get the right smear at the finish of the turn so that you can finish strong & centered and load earlier at the white water. LOL!
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