Wayne (owner) has historically been a good guy and someone I considered a friend. BUT that all changed not long back when I was leaving for Africa and he promised something that never happened. Could have really been the root of a terrible issue, but thank goodness it turned out OK all on it's own...
I have to believe that he must be having a pretty rough time. His paddles are awesome and as I mentioned he is a good guy at heart. For him to totally blow off everyone that supported his product must mean that he is going through a bad stretch... But I have rarely been as pissed at anyone as I was with him.
Wayne is my neighbor. In his defence he is one of the nicest guys I have met up in the summit. I supose he is taking a break from making paddles to save up some cash. Building custom paddels is tough bizz for as little as he was charging. I love my paddle and I hope he starts up the shop again soon because I know whoever has a woody is stoked!
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