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Join Date: May 2010
Location: Vancouver, BC, Canada
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I'm learning how to ride switch as well. i can do heel side and toe side pretty easily if I'm doing a big S shape down the hill slowly. But if i have any speed, linking turns together scares the crap out of me. Feels like I'm going to catch the edge when i'm going from heel to toe.
Am i doing something wrong or is it something i'll just have to get use to?
The transition from one edge to the other is the dangerous point in the turn. Too soon or too late and you catch an edge. Your body remembers that from learning the first time. Good news is you'll learn it a lot faster the second time.
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