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Old 10-16-2013, 11:05 PM
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Fall skiing...where are the diehards!?

Went out tonight...not exactly roughing it. 70* air and 70* water, but I wanted to bust out my new O'Neill Hammer wetsuit

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Never used one before, and I really liked it! Couldn't even feel the water. I'm sure that will change in another 15* or so, but I will be skiing into November at this rate.

Also got some video with my new iPhone 5S slow-mo camera; coming soon...
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Old 10-17-2013, 06:28 AM
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I ordered one of the oneil hammer shirts Monday, should get it today and can't wait to try it this weekend at table rock.
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Old 10-17-2013, 07:08 AM
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70 and 70 - lol... I have a henderson 7/5 full suit.. I hope to get 1 to 2 outings yet. Short days, work, weather and most important - other die hards have to be available...
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Old 10-17-2013, 07:43 AM
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Was out last night myself. Oneil hammer heater top and all was good. When it gets to cold for that, I'm done. Hoping to make into November but we will see.
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Old 10-17-2013, 07:44 AM
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70/70 is early June skiing for us. Considering taking one last run this Saturday before putting the ski up for the year. It will most likely be more like 50/60. 60 being the water. will most likely go with a wetsuit jacket and tough it out. Not quite dry suit weather yet.
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Old 10-17-2013, 08:28 AM
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70/70 is early June skiing for us. Considering taking one last run this Saturday before putting the ski up for the year. It will most likely be more like 50/60. 60 being the water. will most likely go with a wetsuit jacket and tough it out. Not quite dry suit weather yet.
Yep, I was out on higgins a couple weeks ago. It was pretty cold but I don't own any suit. I'm asking for one for Christmas this year so we can start the season earlier next year.
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Old 10-17-2013, 09:47 AM
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10 day for cast by weather.com shows the low for next Friday to be 34 , a few days of that and you might have the lake to yourself !
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Old 10-17-2013, 10:27 AM
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Yep, I was out on higgins a couple weeks ago. It was pretty cold but I don't own any suit. I'm asking for one for Christmas this year so we can start the season earlier next year.
Go for the O'Neil bag suit. I use mine in the spring and by the time you don't need it anymore the air and water are getting warm quickly enough to tough out a run without going to a wet suit. At least that's what I do.
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Old 10-21-2013, 08:45 AM
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I'm Still Out There As Well....

And my family said I was the ONLY goony bird out there. I see I'm not alone....and YES...I got pictures to prove it!
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Old 10-21-2013, 08:59 AM
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Done here......well until Jan 1st that is. Ski Freeze....no wetsuits allowed! I'll be wakeboarding again this year.
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