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Video: Defensive Transitions with Laci Knight

Laci Knight of Knight Strong and Angel City Derby Girls demonstrates how to transition from backwards blocking to forwards blocking while holding the opponent jammer. The defensive hold and turn technique is essential for strong defensive gameplay. Her breakdown is easy to understand and very beneficial to anyone looking to improve defense.

In this video, Laci is skating in prototypes of the new Halo 95A.

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Halo 95A

 

Video: Three Transitions

Cris Dobbins demonstrates 3 different line transitions. Each is useful for different game scenarios.

First, a basic line transition:

Next, a parallel line transition:

Last, a fun 180 jump transition:

Cris Dobbins demonstrates 3 different line transitions. Each is useful for different game scenarios. All are fun and beneficial to practice.
The day we shot this video, the concrete floor was cold! Cris skated the Presto 59 88A and had plenty of grip and control.

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Presto 59 88A

Video: One Foot Plow Stop

Laci Knight breaks down the one foot plow stop. This is a foundational tool which is essential to the modern game.

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Presto 59 95A

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Presto 59 97A

Laci skates a combination of the Presto 59 95A and Presto 59 97A.

Video: 180 Transitions

Ghetto breaks down the 180 transition.

Video: Hockey Stop

Ghetto shows you how to properly execute a hockey stop.

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Video: Powerslide


Rachel shows you how to properly execute a Powerslide.

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Video: Cone Drill #1

Improve your footwork with this series of great drills from Radar Labs skater Ghetto Fabulez.

As with all of Ghetto’s footwork drills, this is excellent for beginners and advanced skaters alike.

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Ghetto Skates the Radar Diamond 94A

Video: Cone Drill #2

Radar Labs Trainer Ghetto Fabulez demonstrates the second of three cone drills designed to improve transitions, balance, and footwork.

Beginners and Advanced skaters alike will benefit from these drills.

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Video: Cone Drill #3

Radar Labs Trainer Ghetto Fabulez demonstrates another cone drill, number three in this series. This drill combines techniques from the first and second videos.

If your skaters are intermediate to advanced, you can run all three of these cone drills during a single practice. If your skaters are beginners, separate these drills into different practices with more repetition of each drill.

Skaters of all levels find these drills challenging and beneficial.

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