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Old 06-17-2011, 10:13 AM
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went fishing last night

No… I really did. Here’s the story:

So leave work around 5 to put the boat in for the brad paisley/blake Shelton concert at riverbend (which was awesome btw). People show up, and we head off to do a little riding before the concert. Roommate (craftless) finally figures out how to blow into the flats… so we’re all having a good time watching him trying to land it. And then it happens:

As I’m pulling around to pick him up, glance ahead of us, don’t see anything. Look back, put the boat in idle and what washes to the surface from the prop wash… a fish! Kinda laughed about it at first and just continued riding. Then I’m wondering today… how often to people hit fish with their props?

Gat gum fish rite der gunna be dinnar!!!!
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Old 06-17-2011, 10:16 AM
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I hit a 2 foot carp last month. Poor thing...
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Old 06-17-2011, 10:19 AM
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oh yea... forgot to add, fish that i hit was about that big too
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Old 06-17-2011, 10:21 AM
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Good story.
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Old 06-17-2011, 10:28 AM
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I ran over a softshelled turtle too with my ski once. It startled me so bad I wipe out....
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Old 06-17-2011, 10:34 AM
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[quote=DooSPX;762989]I ran over a softshelled turtle too with my ski once. It startled me so bad I wipe out....[/QUOTe

Boarding on the river one day a friend ran over a water moccasin on his board.
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Old 06-17-2011, 12:45 PM
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I ran over a softshelled turtle too with my ski once. It startled me so bad I wipe out....[/QUOTe

Boarding on the river one day a friend ran over a water moccasin on his board.
Holy lick. That would be a little concerning to say the least.
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Old 06-17-2011, 01:07 PM
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I had a mullet jump in the boat while we were going about 25 mph. Scared the snot out of my 3 year old.
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Old 06-17-2011, 01:20 PM
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I was riding an old school air chair like 6 years ago when I was landing my wake roll I felt the ski stall out like I hit something. My buddy said there is a fish behind you. It was a large mouth bass that was like 7 or 8 lbs and like 20" long. Gotta pic somewhere.
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Old 06-17-2011, 01:33 PM
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I had a mullet jump in the boat while we were going about 25 mph. Scared the snot out of my 3 year old.
A mullet? Was it Keith Stone?
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