Originally Posted by blown ION
i have the factory cross bars but went with a yakima big powderhound for the board attachment which came with a 'lift kit' that raises up the one side of the attachments for more clearance(i'm pretty sure the oem subaru ski attachments are the same as the yakima that i bought just rebadged). I had two boards on last year (bindings down) and it was sort of close to hitting the roof but i zip tied the bindings up so they wouldn't move from wind and contact the paint. Both boards with Flow bindings FYI
i have burton customs and they are close to the roof without the risers. the zip tie idea may work though, i may try that before i buy the risers.