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post #1 of 7 Old 01-22-2009, 06:08 PM Thread Starter
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Oxers!

I jumped my first oxer last night! (6 years of jumping and I've never jumped and oxer lol) But I had trouble keeping my heels down. It is fine over ragualr jumps but the oxer trew me off kilter.

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post #2 of 7 Old 01-22-2009, 06:20 PM
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Oooh, oxers can be fun! LOL. Well hey, it takes practice!! Keep trying. :)

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post #3 of 7 Old 01-22-2009, 06:33 PM
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you should find them nicer, much nicer to jump that uprights, alot more flowing
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post #4 of 7 Old 01-22-2009, 07:06 PM
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I LOVE oxers! *drools* wait till you try a hogsback hehe those are whow!

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post #5 of 7 Old 01-22-2009, 08:30 PM
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ohh I wanna try an oxer :]]


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post #6 of 7 Old 01-23-2009, 06:37 AM
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You do NOT want to see my lower leg over oxers. >.>

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post #7 of 7 Old 01-23-2009, 09:03 PM Thread Starter
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haha! I guess I will just have to keep working on it!

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