Kung Fu Kicking Tips : Kung Fu Sliding Round Kick

Hi, my name is Dan Schmidt from the Chinese Martial Arts Center. And today, we’re going to be showing you how to perform the Slide Up Round Kick. Okay, so you want to start this kick from a fighting position, okay, now with your back foot, you want to take a small step, you want to pick up your front leg with the toes pointed down. Okay, your leg’s going to come around like a slap, you’re going to kick

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Billiards: Basic Positioning Shots : Sliding the Cue Ball

Now in the last segment I mentioned that in order to get a cue ball to stop on contact with an object ball it needs to slide into that object ball. And I also pointed out that from a very short distance such as this you should be able to hit the cue ball right in the center and get it to slide that distance. But what happens when they get to be further distances? Say from that length there.

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Beginning Kiteboarding : Double Checking the Kite & Lines Before Kiteboarding

Alright, so what I just did is, I held out my outside lines and I actually walked out my outside lines a second time. I know that they are not intertwined at all with my center lines and I know that when I want to go to get ready to launch, good to go. I know these are all set up fine. Sometimes you know that, you can see this outside bridle is a little bit more elevated than the

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Snowboarding : Straight Gliding on a Snowboard

How about this? Another day, another beautiful day in northern Arizona, with the Grand Canyon in my background. Anyway, let’s talk about straight glide. Another perfect opportunity to practice something when you’re getting ready for a class or you’re after your class. It is merely a matter of finding just a small, a very small hill. Put your front foot in, put your back foot on the board and just glide straight. I’m going to demonstrate. Straight glide, with good

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Beginning Kiteboarding : Folding & Wrapping a Kiteboarding Kite

I lay the entire kite out, put my bridles inside and, then from the wingtips, we fold in towards the center from both sides. Make sure all my struts are on clips so I can get all the air out of the kite. Sometimes when you’re putting it away, just in order to get out for a quicker session the next time, you can leave air in the struts and actually just roll the entire kite on to it, that

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Beginning Kiteboarding : Kiteboarding Kite Preparation

In this clip we’re going to talk about all the steps that you’ve got to take after you have inflated your kite. Right now, we have pretty light slash marginal winds, so you know this thing isn’t going to take off us, take off on us all of the sudden. But, ways to hold it down, I mean, you can use just a simple resources around you. You’ve got some sand, use a bag, use a board. Especially if you

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Teeth Whitening Procedures : How to Use Teeth Whitening Trays

When you receive your trays back in about 3 weeks, you will also be given about a 2 week, 14 day supply of the whitening syringes that go in the trays that you are to fill them with. What you’ll do with these is you’ll be careful to not overly insert too much of the material, the whitening gel, and the reason for that is because you use almost a half of a syringe for each whitening period that you

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Beginning Kiteboarding : Launching a Kiteboarding Kite

In this clip, we’re going to talk about what really makes a good kite surfing launch. You want to look out for like a couple of key factors here but, especially the fact that you’re allowed to kite surf there. With the sport growing as fast as it is, you know, all these different places around the country are becoming very established with it. And some days, you’re coming out to a certain launch and you see as many as

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Beginning Kiteboarding : Rinsing & Deflating a Kiteboarding Kite

So, in this clip, I just got mi kite safely off the beach. I actually had to run it for a little bit because there’s no wind. So, to keep it off the ground, you know, keep from getting too scuffed up, I kind of had to book it, but now what I’m going to do is I’m going to give it a couple of extra little shakes to make sure I can try and get the sand out, specially

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Beginning Kiteboarding : Terms & Parts of a Kiteboarding Kite

In this clip, we’re going to talk about the nomenclature of the kite. Basically, what that means in layman’s terms is just parts of the kite. It’s really important that you know the exact terms and definitions for different things on the kite. That way, when you’re explaining it to somebody; one of your friends is getting into the sport, you’re not going to get confused when you say, hey buddy, grab the leading edge, and accidentally he grabs the

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