Basic Skills 3

  • A. Beginning forward stroking, showing correct use of blade
  • B. Forward half swizzle pumps on a circle – 6–8 consecutive clockwise and counterclockwise
  • C. Moving forward to backward two-foot turn – clockwise and counterclockwise
  • D. Beginning backward one-foot glides, focus on balance
  • E. Backward snowplow stop (right and left)
  • F. Forward slalom
  • Bonus skill: Forward pivots, clockwise and counterclockwise