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02-13-2009, 08:50 AM
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Originally Posted by WickedWrister View Post
I can skate alright, backwards, turning, alright speed but I can't "hockey stop" I am forced to do a T-stop to slow down. Maybe my skates are too big (I'm a size 10.5) and my skates are Nike Bauer 8's. Anyway, whenever I try to hockeystop I just end up turning instead of stopping. Do I have to jump or what? Anyone have some tips?
Just out of Curiosity, Have you ever Skied before?

If so, it is a very similar motion of relying on your edges

Going heavy on the outside foot, and and lightening up on your inner edge...

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