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Slalom Cone Skating Forum Discussions about slalom cone skating, high-jump, and other freestyle trick skating. (Note that vert, street, and park skating discussions should be posted in our aggressive skating forum.)

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Old July 5th, 2014, 03:56 PM   #1
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Default Auburn Skate Connection Freestyle Slalom Competition, June 2014

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DSLbvyCzbRY

Just a reminder that the US slalom scene is still alive!

Also, Skate! Seattle is happening next week.
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Old July 7th, 2014, 09:17 PM   #2
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I'm still a rink rat. That totally inspired me because the kids at the local rink have asked me to bring cones. This winter the owner said I could bring cones in the summer when the crowd is less. I think I'll do that. Hopefully get it in their blood. Any suggestions to help kids learn? Thanks.
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Old July 10th, 2014, 09:39 PM   #3
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No luck. Rink owner says insurance won't cover slalom on general skate nights, they're paying big cash for the derby girls. I did find one other skater there who relocated upstate that also used to do slalom in the 90's in Central Park, so we're gonna get together Tuesday nights and skate some cones at the Walkway over the Hudson. Slow start. But awesome!!!
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Old July 11th, 2014, 08:53 PM   #4
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No luck. Rink owner says insurance won't cover slalom on general skate nights, they're paying big cash for the derby girls. I did find one other skater there who relocated upstate that also used to do slalom in the 90's in Central Park, so we're gonna get together Tuesday nights and skate some cones at the Walkway over the Hudson. Slow start. But awesome!!!
Hey, if you are really serious about getting cones at the rink (and maybe lessions), you could talk to Naomi Grigg. This is currently a campaign of hers, and she might have some suggestions about how to go about it.
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Old July 13th, 2014, 04:19 AM   #5
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That would be the best! Yes! Right now I've changed tactics a bit. I'm gonna post a flyer. Skate cones (slalom) Tuesday nights 7:30 the caboos at walkway over the Hudson. Can't skate cones? Learn for free.

That may be a little presumptious, but who cares when no one can skate yet.
I would definitely need advice on teaching.
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