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    Posted: Jan/27/2013 at 11:39pm
are you supposed to be landing on the balls of your feet(like if u were to jump with shoes without a snowboard) or flat footed?
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Direct Link To This Post Posted: Jan/28/2013 at 3:08am
that doesn't say anything
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Direct Link To This Post Posted: Jan/28/2013 at 3:15am
^ The link provided by OscarDaGrouch is telling you there already is a thread on jumps, regardless of whether there's good info in that thread or not.  Your thread is redundant.
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Direct Link To This Post Posted: Jan/28/2013 at 5:35am
i see. point taken; but since this thread is here anyway; are u supposed to land flat or on the blls of ur feet?
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Direct Link To This Post Posted: Jan/28/2013 at 5:44am
me personally, l land flat feet. Not too sure how good ball would be from a balance point of view.
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Direct Link To This Post Posted: Jan/28/2013 at 5:55am
For me it all depends on what I am jumping off of or what angle I take off of.
Yesterday I launched off of a head wall that was in a heel turn so I landed on my heels to flat footed but usually I land on the balls of my feet to flat
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Direct Link To This Post Posted: Jan/28/2013 at 6:11am
depends on the spin too. but for just straight air toe edge to flat. toe edge you can at least put your hand down to regain balance. if you land too far on the heel edge you just fall on your butt
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Direct Link To This Post Posted: Jan/28/2013 at 6:20am
I usually try to land flat footed and then depending on which way the trail goes, I go on my toes or heels. I like to make sure my landing is secure before I try maneuvering. Style points
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