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Ecoastprock
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22 mile downwinder Folly beach to Sullivans Island Video

Postby Ecoastprock » Sat Jul 12, 2014 1:20 pm

Downwinder from the county park on Folly beach, past morris islamd lighthouse, across charleston harbor, to breach inlet on Sullivans island

http://youtu.be/2YngZbU7GDs

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Re: 22 mile downwinder Folly beach to Sullivans Island Video

Postby pj sofine » Sat Jul 12, 2014 1:50 pm

How long did it take.22 miles,probably rode more waves than the average surfer rides in a lifetime! :thumb:

Ecoastprock
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Re: 22 mile downwinder Folly beach to Sullivans Island Video

Postby Ecoastprock » Sat Jul 12, 2014 5:31 pm

Took about 3 hours of straight dw riding. Several obstacles and open water riding. It was pretty scary going through the morris inlet and charleston harbor. Soooo many waves... =)

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Re: 22 mile downwinder Folly beach to Sullivans Island Video

Postby NYKiter » Sun Jul 13, 2014 3:38 am

badass
:strong: :beer:

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Manuel V
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Re: 22 mile downwinder Folly beach to Sullivans Island Video

Postby Manuel V » Sun Jul 13, 2014 4:05 am

Great! :thumb:

Ecoastprock
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Re: 22 mile downwinder Folly beach to Sullivans Island Video

Postby Ecoastprock » Mon Jul 14, 2014 10:45 pm

thanks, wind was light 14-18mph, 12-15 through the harbor. pretty sketchy!

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Re: 22 mile downwinder Folly beach to Sullivans Island Video

Postby t3rse » Tue Jul 15, 2014 2:18 pm

Ecoastprock wrote:thanks, wind was light 14-18mph, 12-15 through the harbor. pretty sketchy!


I've always wanted to make that trip but I was worried about going through the harbor. You have more balls than me.

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Re: 22 mile downwinder Folly beach to Sullivans Island Video

Postby DocDeuce » Tue Jul 15, 2014 7:37 pm

Nice job... I havent done that one yet. I usually go from the fort on SI to 51st on IOP. good scenery on your ride...

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