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|01-01-2013 08:51 AM|
Best Advice: Take a PRIVATE or semi-private lesson, don't try and figure it out on your own. About 12 years ago I tried to figure it out on my own. I got very frustrated, hit my head pretty hard, turned my board in for some skis, and never tried it again until this season.
Prior to taking a semi-private lesson with my wife, I watched Beginner Snowboard Lessons and I caught on to the lesson real quick. The instructor told my wife that I progressed quicker than anyone he's seen before. I tack it all up to learned as much as I could before going on.
|01-01-2013 02:17 AM|
|wrathfuldeity||if $ is not an issue, go do a month at sb camp like at hood|
|12-31-2012 08:48 PM|
Originally Posted by Daggs View Post
|12-31-2012 01:04 PM|
Originally Posted by lonerider View Post
I've had a couple lessons, one the first time I went out and another in Breck, but I'm looking to take some more to progress faster (and at a higher quality of riding than I'm at now).
|12-31-2012 12:58 PM|
|Daggs||Thanks for the advice, everyone. I'll definatly be sure to take it all to heart.|
|12-29-2012 07:10 PM|
Take one day and only ride switch. Strap in switch, get on the lift switch, get off the lift switch. This is how I learned it and it worked well, for me at least.
I don't think you need to learn how to ride switch early on. I learned after I was pretty good riding normal stance. If I'm going to say something on the subject I would say learn switch after you're a solid snowboarder in your natural stance. Then you already know how to do it so I think it's easier.
|12-29-2012 07:01 PM|
|that1guy||Do not drink and ride a snowboard while you are learning.|
|12-29-2012 06:06 PM|
|cb1021||Commit, more aggressive, use more body strength (it's a sport after all)|
|12-29-2012 04:34 PM|
Originally Posted by chomps1211 View Post
|12-29-2012 03:51 PM|
Originally Posted by AIRider View Post
Won't the copper turn your ass cheeks green?
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