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    Shaolin Extreme Finger Balance

    Would this help my cycling in my off season?

    Shaolin Extreme Finger Balance

    Can this video be a fake?

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    Could be, but I don't think it is.....

    My Soc 111 Prof is Taiwanese Buddhist who practices this and similar meditative techniques. He's currently teaching me the disciplines and frankly, the human body's capabilities when you are able to detach your mind form the body are amazing.

    Looking at it from the POV of helping your cycling though is looking at it backwards. Yes, you will benefit from the ability to divorce your mind from the body and reach a state of "No Mind", but the goal is to be able to reach this for the sake of reaching the state. It's very difficult to put in words, but to seek perfection in all things is a good thing and start with breathing.
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    I don't know if that's real, but it is probably possible.

    Here is a four finger handstand and an attempt at two:
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    Here's the direct link for that first video Wish they showed him get up there.

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    doubted. i dont believe your fingers are capable of that. even after training for several decades
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    Quote Originally Posted by incstlouis View Post
    Would this help my cycling in my off season?

    Shaolin Extreme Finger Balance

    Can this video be a fake?
    Wow! He could totally poke your eye out with a finger like that!

    The first rule of flats is You don't talk about flats!

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    Espcially if you were laying on the floor near the wall.
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    Quote Originally Posted by jsharr View Post
    Espcially if you were laying on the floor near the wall.
    Then you would be particularly vulnerable every time Mrs Jsharr puts you in time out

    The first rule of flats is You don't talk about flats!

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    who said that? I can't see.
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    Quote Originally Posted by colorider View Post
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