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elx 01-29-2013 01:36 PM

what should I know about slalom?
 
Hello everybody! :) I am snowboarding for about 3 years now and I sometimes take part in slalom. But I really rarely get in the top 3 or even close to it. It is always a matter of few or less seconds but I just don't know from where to get it. So I wanted to ask you all what should snowboarder know about slalom and where should I gain those few seconds from?

wrathfuldeity 01-29-2013 06:26 PM

come up to the lbs

WolfSnow 01-30-2013 08:50 PM

I race in GS, PGS and SBX.
Other then going around the gates at the right time with the right edge control, your best bet would be working on the start. A strong pull can make all the differance when it gets down to the 0.1 secconds.

BurtonAvenger 01-30-2013 09:21 PM

Ride with 20lb leg weights on.

elx 01-31-2013 08:14 AM

how do this help?

wrathfuldeity 01-31-2013 09:16 AM

Quote:

Originally Posted by elx (Post 658417)
how do this help?

how does what help

elx 01-31-2013 09:34 AM

the weights

LuckyRVA 01-31-2013 09:54 AM

because science

longboard16 02-03-2013 10:14 PM

The quickest way to cut your time is too pay off the timers.

snowklinger 02-03-2013 11:01 PM

you need to find a good blood doper


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