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Tips - Slalom - Intermediate

Intermediate slalom waterskiing tips, techniques, and instruction, to help improve your skills.
  1. Slalom Water Ski Swing
  2. Tweak Your Slalom Ski

From Glass to Powder - From Waterskiing to the Snow Ski Slopes
Hitting the slopes is an excellent way to keep in shape during the waterskiing off-season. Waterskiing and down hill snow skiing require similar techniques.

5 Ways to Improve Your Slalom Skiing
Five Surefire methods to improve your slalom skiing skills rapidly.

Slalom Waterskiing Rhythm
Slalom Waterskiing Rhythm

Coming Out Of A Slalom Waterskiing Turn
Use these tips when coming out of the turn to better set yourself up for the next buoy.

How to Repair Stripped Screw Holes in Your Water Ski
From your About.com Guide, before you make new holes in your water ski trying to fix it, use these tips as guidance.

One Arm Can Make All the Difference
What do arms have to do with great slalom skiing? The position of the arms around turns and across wakes is what makes the best skiers the best. Here's what to watch, from WaterSki magazine.

Tuning Your Water Ski
Tips from Tommy Phillips to help you get optimum performance out of your slalom ski.

Tuning Your Water Ski
Tips from Tommy Phillips to help you get optimum performance out of your slalom ski.

Buoy Tips
Here are some tricks to keep your slalom course looking like new for the entire season. Tip from WaterSki magazine by Ben Favret.

Dial Caliper
8" Dial Caliper - Measures your fin angle to within .001". Great tool for all tournament skiers. Includes carrying case, instructions and Fin Log.

Fogman Bindings
Photos along with detailed descriptions.

Gaining Control and Consistency
Simply keeping two basic concepts in mind while skiing allows almost anyone to gain control and consistency in a matter of weeks, not years. Here is the explanation, from WaterSki magazine by Doug Ross.

One Arm Can Make All the Difference
What do arms have to do with great slalom skiing? The position of the arms around turns and across wakes is what makes the best skiers the best. Here's what to watch, from WaterSki magazine.

Slalom Fin Adjustments
Does your ski dig too much in the turn, or do you have too much slack in your line? Let this article be your guide to using fin adjustment in helping solve your problem.

Slalom Fin Adjustments - from Goode
Instruction on horizontal, vertical and diagonal fin adjustments to improve your slalom skiing. Visuals available, along with a problem - solution section.

Slalom Fin Forecast
Tips on adjusting your slalom ski fin for better skiing performance. Article by Todd Ristorcelli and HO Sports from WaterSki magazine.

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