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Pakanakafor some reason i find that whenever i ski park without poles i can't do shit. but when i have poles i can. is this normal?
KilaTsunamiYeah, its mostly just a comfort thing. Do what you feel works best!
However, IMO skiers that DO use poles look 1000x better on video than without. Riders without poles always flail their arms thru every trick and then get to the bottom and act like it looked so steeze when really, it looked reckless/flawed.
worldsbestskierPoles affect your balance. If you're used to skiing with poles it takes practice to ski without them, and vice versa.
DolanReloadedSkis areheavy things attached to your feet, and poles balance this by being heavy things attached to your hands.
If your arms are heavy enough to make nopoles skiing look good, you are a true gangsta.
Even some pros have tried to drop the poles unsuccessfully. Their
style went to shit without them.
If you grow up going without poles you can make it look effortless like kilbride and
But nopoles is not easy to master
SuspiciousFishThat and lift lines are a bitch without poles.
SEABURNhey, it's this shit again. No one cares. have fun skiing
if you google "poles or no poles newschoolers" there are 55,00 results
**This post was edited on Sep 28th 2019 at 6:30:24pm
Bushdid9_11I use poles but no baskets to save weight
percspoles with no baskets are sexy
hubbardsI find bailing to be a lot easier without poles... When learning basic tricks it's probably safer to ditch the poles for safety reasons. I've hear all kinds of stories about broken thumbs and wrists and shit because of a weird landing with the poles.
They do look kinda steeze doe
DeadBI don't ski with poles because I watched someone impale himself with his own pole... Straight through the gut. Not very fun.