drive forward with the knees push skis into glide.
much lower stance
side crunch onto V1 pole
Arms closer to sides
Poles plant behind foot
Hips over toes (poles behind back in crook of elbows drill)
Keep elbow angle locked until near the end.
V2 long glide drill
Big thanks go to Kari and Eric for helping us work towards our goal. At the end, I asked Eric if he thought we would reach our goal of skiing the Bear Chase 26k skate. He said, "There's hope." Very encouraging. "There's always hope;" less encouraging... ;^)