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Old 12-11-2008, 10:57 AM   #11
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Originally Posted by WeeAsp View Post
we have been known to put in DECREASING slaloms as an additional challenge.
We start at 45 feet, then 40, then 35, 30 and on down to 15.
It certainly makes things interesting.
I LOVE those!
Separates the men from the boys.
You see people walking the course, but they're not paying attention to the slalom spacing.
I always pace them off, but I also try to be discrete (read: sneaky ) about it. LOL!

You can always tell who pays attention, cause they're the only ones that get a clean run their first time through it.
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I am also a big fan of "variable chicanes"

People see a series of gates, when in reality it is a slalom....except for the last one which is off set just enough to disrupt rhythm
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