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Old 01-16-2012, 03:40 PM   #1 (permalink)
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What are your thoughts on visualizing before dropping in? Do you think it really works?
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Old 01-16-2012, 03:42 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Yes, deffo! You can do it in any sport, vizualizing it will prepare you mentally.
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Old 01-16-2012, 03:43 PM   #3 (permalink)
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I use it in alot of other avenues of life,and I swear by it...Its like mental practice.Do it with snowboarding ALL the time...I still suck though so take it for what its worth!!
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Old 01-16-2012, 03:45 PM   #4 (permalink)
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Depends on the person doesn't work for me I need to watch someone else do it then follow them in to the jump or hit.
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Old 01-16-2012, 03:50 PM   #5 (permalink)
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I think its a great help and do it all the time. (i have said this many times before so i just copied it from another post) Snowboarding like all other action sports is all about commitment. if im staring down a feature or a sketchy hit, i visualize myself doing it, and i may sit there for a little bit just visioning what i want it to look like and going through the motions in my head. once i have imagined what i want to do enough so i feel content, i stand up. once i stand up and get moving in my head it is go time, and i just push out any second thoughts or thoughts about all of the ways i can get hurt out of my head. i replace those thoughts with focused concentration on what i am doing and making sure i hit it like i planned and to the best of my abilities.
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Old 01-16-2012, 03:57 PM   #6 (permalink)
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i usually think about what i want to do before hand, but once i drop i just go off instinct and my sub-conscience.
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