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No Heel Brakes Stopping – Slalom Stop

Here is the first of four videos (or five if I get around to doing a T-stop video) on ways to stop on inline skates without a heel brake. This is the slalom stop.

It is not as hard on your wheels and most other non-heel brake stops, but also not as effective. Your kinetic energy is mainly absorbed through bending the knees in each turn, and partly through some wheels scrub.

 

Video of the week

OK…let me see if I can get a video of the week thing going here. Odds are I won’t get past this week.

I’m going with some aggressive inline for my first one ever, with a clip from AV Media out of New York featuring Anthony Velez. As it turns out, you can royale a tree. Enjoy…Â