Gotta agree with U on that oneFlight Time wrote:All the videos collectively make me feel a great big hearty meh. I can't speak for how it feels, having never ridden a foil, but it sure doesn't raise the pulse to see someone doing it, that's for sure. It seems like it subtracts all of what makes wave riding fantastic, and replaces it with a hovering, floaty sensation. Isn't the point of wave riding the "connection" with the water, you know, the rips, the carves, and the water flying everywhere when you slash the crest of the wave?
What is the point of timing your turn on a wave in front of the whitewater
Playing chicken with the waves ain't riding them....
...plus trying to make yourself believe you are doing so just because you are on a surfboard.....
....is an illusion
To ride a wave ....it has to be surfed...hence the word surfboard
The board bottom surface that is in contact with the water gets on a plane
Levitating does not need waves...just water
Time for all you wave foilers to get over it