Boomer styles crystal creeks on national TV - Mountain Buzz
 



Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
 
Old 09-05-2012   #1
 
JCKeck1's Avatar
 
Seattle, Washington
Paddling Since: 1999
Join Date: Oct 2003
Posts: 1,471
Send a message via AIM to JCKeck1
Boomer styles crystal creeks on national TV

You guys see this yet?

Top Gear — Season 3 Full Episodes — History.com Videos

I thought it was sweet even if the 'race' was a total hoax. Definitely some of the best scenery and creeking and wheelin' CO has to offer! Too bad they didn't get film of Boomer claiming a first D of Miller's.

Joe

JCKeck1 is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Old 09-05-2012   #2
CGM
 
Denver, Colorado
Paddling Since: 1994
Join Date: Jun 2004
Posts: 328
I was impressed that Boomer linked up the S Fork to Yule to the N Fork to the Crystal without getting outta his boat....Honeybadger indeed.

I gotta give credit to that driver, I'm scared shitless to drive 10mph on those roads!
__________________
Chris Morrison
CGM is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-05-2012   #3
 
JDHOG72's Avatar
 
Wolcott, Colorado
Paddling Since: 2006
Join Date: Jul 2007
Posts: 432
We were up on the NF Crystal when they were scouting it. Was wondering if it would actually get done. I guess so with some good editing.
JDHOG72 is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Old 09-05-2012   #4
 
smauk2's Avatar
 
Near water (hopefully), Colorado
Paddling Since: 2008
Join Date: Jun 2009
Posts: 770
I was unaware that wall check and oriental massage was one rapid. Wowee!
smauk2 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-05-2012   #5
 
mhelm's Avatar
 
Steamboat Springs, Colorado
Paddling Since: 1996
Join Date: Jun 2008
Posts: 294
I wrote on Top Gear USA's facebook page about how fake the race was. I enjoyed seeing some of my favorite runs on the show, but it was pretty sad that they amped it up so much. I saw on an offroad forum people were talking about how crazy that kayaker was. I had to laugh, because I've paddled them with so many different people over the years. The whole thing was a joke, and so is the TV show itself! At least there was kayaking on it. Good marketing for Boomer.
mhelm is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Topic Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Anyone for Crystal Creeks this week? Cphilli Kayaking | Trip Planner 0 06-28-2010 09:16 AM
Being Erik Boomer.... Smokey Carter Whitewater Kayaking 1 03-19-2009 05:01 PM
Creeks in Rocky Mountain National Park ski_kayak365 Whitewater Kayaking 16 06-17-2005 10:25 AM
How many diferent styles of boats do you use? onebakedpotato Whitewater Kayaking 0 05-16-2005 08:45 AM
Excuse the colors, still playing with different styles.. frenchy Whitewater Kayaking 21 10-30-2003 11:45 AM

» Classified Ads
Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.3

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 01:37 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
vBulletin Security provided by vBSecurity v2.2.2 (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2019 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.