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Old 09-05-2012, 11:26 PM   #50 (permalink)
Rookie09
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Originally Posted by beall View Post
How do you maintaining and slow down on cat trails? sometime it is too narrow to do any wide turns for beginners. I tend to feather down in narrow runs.
To maintain a slow speed on the narrow trails you have to make sharp quick cuts. The sharper angle they are, the slower you will go. Carve with a little bit less of an angle, and you will go faster. Your skidded turns look fine, I'd just suggest you lean into your turns a little more and use your edge to carve the trails. You need a little more speed to do this, but once you get it down you will have a lot more control.
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