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Old December 30th, 2015, 02:50 PM   #11
Joey
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Originally Posted by Ben K View Post
I am one who started skating and slalom at 20, and gradually quit slalom by 22...

Slalom/sliding is relatively safe compared to skateboarding/aggressive inline/bmx, but it is also time consuming and causes stress. I had university to worry about back then and couldn't focus on getting my tricks down.

Instead I found that just skating around and enjoying the breeze helped take my mind off my worries, so I just do that now. Cheap transport too.

Of course I break out a trick or two while skating around to impress little kids or whenever I feel like it and the terrain permits it.
Thanks for the insight! Just skating around makes me happy too. Learning a new move or trick now and then adds spice, but I just don't have the discipline to skate cones all day.
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