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Best advice to staying on long hand rails? need help?
Ok so last year i didnt ski at all due to tearing my acl. So two years ago i could stay on for about about 10 feet but no more realy. This year our season started realy late so i havnt got as much skiing in as i ushaly would have but i cant stay on handrails practicly at all and i dont know why. Dose anyone have any advise on anything i should try. Im gona try n get a vid of it so people can beter help me.
try to go fast commit and look at the end of the rail the whole time
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get low and practice. I had never grinded before tis year so I set up a small rail in my back yard. after like 3 days I can grind about 6 feet on it. also the faster you go, the better you will balane. think of it as a bikk in the sence that if your moving, you wont fall
if you are falling off to the left, line yourself up to the right more, and vice versa.
i had the problem where i would hit the rail, tailpress, then slide off gradually. i still do that sometimes, but what i do is i go at the rail with it to my right, sometimes as far to my right as if im gonna lipslide it and then i dont slide off.
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make sure to have the rail aiming between your legs when you jump and rotate 90 onto it.Its alot harder to jump sideways onto a rail
the key to rails is just looking at the end... its very simple... look at the end of the rail.. u will stay balanced and steezy...
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Get a cup of coffee and a newspaper, it'll pass the extra time that you're on the rail for.
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your probably scared to hit the entire rail and therefore not becoming centered on it.
look to the end of the rail and commit and maybe more speed
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