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Old 02-27-2011, 08:39 PM   #5 (permalink)
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a sw bs 180 you're landing in a normal forward stance. regular bs 180 you're more-than-likely landing fakie so you're not forward switch, but tail-heavy switch. That's why it feels harder to ride out & land it.
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