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Old 01-12-2012, 06:42 AM   #11 (permalink)
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I found it easier to learn on blues than greens.
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Old 01-12-2012, 11:33 AM   #12 (permalink)
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i'd say im a "competent" rider with regular direction, (can turn down blacks comfortably)

however i can't for the life of me ride switch especially on the toeside and when its heel-to-toe transition, i either over-turn or engage the edge too quick and just eat it.


Any help guys?
Kinda in the same boat myself- I found getting low on the board (bending knees) really helped- riding regular I've naturally been standing taller and forgot when I first started keeping a low center of gravity helps.
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