well my memory's failing as I get older - but that's pretty much how I remember it yeah...Toby wrote:Spectators got bored with that? Do you mean the riders watching themselves? True, but not the average joe
Brent4336 wrote:The really high end of both the surf and wake stream of riding are so far beyond the reach of the vast majority of kiters that it disconnects from what many want to watch. Didn't help that the PKRA looked like shock therapy at the epileptic ward for a few years there.
I gotta agree with the previous poster. That was the PKRA in 2004
Competition riding is never as fun to watch as a collection of freeride clips. Head to head heats can be like watching paint dry, where a freeride sessions can make much better spectating. As soon as you put it on a point scale its going to take away from the flow of great riding as the riders looking to win are gonna take all the chill smooth moves out of it and focus simply on setting up the big score maneuvers.
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