Author: Samuel Volery

SLACKTIVITY Slacklines co-founder, managing partner and team athlete, Samuel Volery olds multiple highline world records (1900m - September 2019) and has a spectacular and versatile style when performing highline-shows.

How to rig a highline

For many years nobody dared to put any sheet online in which it was explained how to rig a highline. Even though, highline-festivals were taking place in many different countries, it was just common to tell people what NOT to do when rigging highlines. We have decided to change that and have invested countless hours […]

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A Slackline Workout to Increase your Fitness: Tips and Exercises

Almost any kind of workout will increase your fitness. Doing exercises on an unstable ground offers the advantage that it stabilizes your joints while putting less stress on them. So, slackline workout is great to prevent injuries but also to build up your stability after an injury.

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Highline Freestyle: Fun and powerful moves on a highline

Highline Freestyle is a slackline discipline in which it is the goal to do all kinds of dynamic tricks and combos on a highline. Walking and crossing the line are irrelevant, contrary to traditional slacklining. Some of the new school athletes don’t even walk in, but simply slide to the middle with their HangOver, to […]

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The history of Y2K – The worlds first segmented highline high-tech webbing

In 2018 we had a dream: We wanted to rig and walk the longest highline in the world. We had a 3km-project in mind (Y2K? – “Why 2K if you can do 3K?”). But for that we needed to develop the best slackline webbing possible. And not simply a webbing but a whole new system […]

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How to Trickline: Tips and Tutorials

You just got it, you are walking a slackline as if it was nothing and you want to ad something to your sessions but you know not, yet, how to trickline. Don’t worry! On this page you’ll find an overview of some trickline tutorials, full of great tips from Samuel Volery, that will make your […]

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Longlining Tutorials

The next level – Longline is probably the most varied and most exciting (maybe except highlining) discipline of slacklining. Whether beginner or pro – here you will find longlining tutorials to expand your experience. Have fun on the narrow webbings! Feedback on the videos or ideas for new tutorials are always welcome. Basic Longlining Tutorials How […]

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Forces in slacklining, on ratchet lines

The forces in slacklining that occur during the practise are composed of the preload force and the weight of the slackliner. This can be both static and dynamic. It is not possible to determine the forces without measuring device exactly – but one can calculate the forces in static slacklining with a formula approximately. Here […]

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