Wake 101
Home   Articles   Pics/Video   Gear   Wake 101   Events   Community   Forums   Classifieds   Contests   Shop   Search
WakeWorld Home
Email Password
Go Back   WakeWorld > Trick Tips

Thread Tools Display Modes
Old     (x10wakerider)      Join Date: Jan 2004       06-01-2004, 12:27 PM Reply   
Im having trouble landing my ts front roll, I get plenty of air when im just going to jump the wake ts, but when i go to flip I land on the side of the board and my back. I edge with 2 hands on the handle and during the rotation I let go with my right hand. What am I doing wrong???
Old     (canaday)      Join Date: Dec 2002       06-01-2004, 3:46 PM Reply   
I don't know if you are getting enough air. Do a search on "Frontroll" and post pictures if you have them of you doing a ts jump.
Old                06-07-2004, 10:42 AM Reply   
dont flip right off of the wake wait for a second get your pop and then tuck.
Old     (bradb)      Join Date: Oct 2003       06-08-2004, 11:34 AM Reply   
Like Matt says, It sounds like you are throwing it too early. Wait for the top of the wake.
Old     (x10wakerider)      Join Date: Jan 2004       06-08-2004, 11:41 AM Reply   
Yeah I think I have been throwing it too early, because half of the time I jump out of my boots. Thanks guys!
Old     (stephan)      Join Date: Nov 2002       06-09-2004, 7:55 PM Reply   
Can you do scarecrows? Tantrums? It's the same edge as those, the "trip flip edge" basically where you edge in hard and get momentum & then square off at the bottom & then pop off the top. Hold on with both hands until you spot the water again and can begin slowing your rotation down. This will rotate you faster and allow you to land on your toes like you should.
Old     (mvda)      Join Date: Dec 2002       06-10-2004, 2:42 PM Reply   
Blake, two more things might help. 1- Do not open up until you see the water. Don't worry about over-rotation, it won't happen. Hopefully you'll just land on that toe edge and ride away. 2- Keep the handle "in your back pocket" behind your front hip. A lot of people let go with the back hand but still keep the handle in front of them.


Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 3:27 AM.

Home   Articles   Pics/Video   Gear   Wake 101   Events   Community   Forums   Classifieds   Contests   Shop   Search
Wake World Home


© 2016 eWake, Inc.    
Advertise    |    Contact    |    Terms of Use    |    Privacy Policy    |    Report Abuse    |    Conduct    |    About Us