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Old March 30th, 2011, 04:58 AM   #30
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Originally Posted by slhallford View Post
Update: Coach had me move up to backwards figures recently. I was having a terrible time with them and getting my skates (and the rest of me) to turn and trace the circles. Coach watched me lurching around and asked if I still had those gray urethane cushions around. I switched back to all gray from the blue upper/green lower and noticed and immediate improvement on my Rings. And it was for both forward and backward tracing, which surprised me given the standard RL art cushion recommendations.

I'm not surprised.. Their recommendations are truly a joke.. I wonder how any one sk8s the stock cushions..

One other thing, don't be afraid to keep playing.. I get it on good account the a green barrel and a blue cone will make the Rings sk8 like a Hudora..
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