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Maui Wowie… and Maui not so Wowie!!

Hurry up and take the pic..  i can't keep this smile for ever! :)

Well we couldn't have timed it better... as after nearly a month of crap wind in Maui, we got straight off the plane and scored it right off the bat. A solid swell and good wind meant Hookipa was firing but due to my Shoulder (and me being a pussy) and with it being Justyna's first time to maui, plus her 2nd -3rd time ever on Starboard tack i thought it would be best to go easy and sail Lower Kanaha. With there being such a big swell running it was still pretty big down there (Logo.. mast + sometimes) but it was super fun and great way to ease Ourselves in.. my shoulder wasn't great but it was doing...

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To go or not to go? Well that’s a silly question!!

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So I get back from Australia a little broken after my hooked in Pushloop crash and am told i have to take it easy and rest my shoulder for 8 - 12 weeks!!! WWWhhattttt... are you kidding me...  nah,  that cant be right?  ...that would take me to late April early March..  which means i would miss the Simmer Photoshoot on Maui!! Well as you can guess after 4 weeks i was going pretty crazy... but my shoulder was feeling a lot better... i say better.. in that i mean i could move it and stuff with out my arm feeling like it was going to drop off. So i started to test it a bit with pull...

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