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The Heel Brake Stop Video

By Dan Kibler
Here's Liz demoing the Heel Brake Stop.

Clip 1: Note the hip drop at the end that causes the final stop

Clip 2: Note the straight braking leg and wide triangle formed at the knee.

Clip 3: Note that skates remain parallel to the direction of travel and start from a very narrow stance.

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More details in the Give Yourself a Brake! Orbit article.


Created August 22, 1999 Updated May 22, 2000

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