View Full Version : Being a "slider"

sLiTwRiSt ThE cLoWn
07-17-2009, 12:43 PM
I must have been out of the loop for some time!! Ive heard this term many times just never seen it or even know what it is!! If i demonic soul could post a video or a "how-to" it would be very apreciated

sLiTwRiSt ThE cLoWn
07-17-2009, 01:00 PM
someone on here knows what this is. please?

07-17-2009, 01:04 PM
Sliders in action at Knotts Scary Farm...



Where to buy good gear and how-to videos:


This should help...

sLiTwRiSt ThE cLoWn
07-17-2009, 01:44 PM
that has got to be the sickest thing ive ever seen. WOW thanks alot badger

07-17-2009, 04:19 PM
I saw mention of a hanging with the first Knotts Scary Farm video, so I checked into it out of curiosity, and the videos and info I found were interesting. It appears they still have this as an event but not in the opener. Is that correct?

sLiTwRiSt ThE cLoWn
07-18-2009, 12:16 PM
is there any chance anyone has any instructional videos on here?

07-18-2009, 01:29 PM
One of the Knotts Sliders was talking about
putting a DVD together, but it hasn't happend

sLiTwRiSt ThE cLoWn
07-18-2009, 01:46 PM
yea i heard about that. didnt know if there were any homemade vids roaming the web

sLiTwRiSt ThE cLoWn
07-18-2009, 02:24 PM
so instead of steel toe boots could i put these on my shoes?


would be ALOT cheaper

07-18-2009, 08:21 PM
I'm not a slider so I can't answer your question above about what to wear on your feet. I hope somebody else will answer that for you.

I tried searching for instructional videos on google and youtube but couldn't find any. I also did a search on "haunt sliding" on youtube and found lots of videos, just none that appeared to be instructional videos. The best I can tell you is to start slow and easy, and work your way up. Since you're planning to be a clown, I thought I would show you this clown sliding video, but like I said, there are lots on youtube if you do a search on "haunt sliding".


sLiTwRiSt ThE cLoWn
07-18-2009, 09:29 PM
yea i think ive wathced almost every sliding video on youtube. lol there are some really good ones out there

07-18-2009, 11:21 PM
You may want to check with Ben at Netherworld Haunted House. He has some great sliders in his acting troupe.

07-18-2009, 11:53 PM
Ben at Netherworld is member Speculo here.

And is there a haunt near you where you could go watch sliders in action and get them to help show you how to slide, maybe in exchange for helping them out somehow?

sLiTwRiSt ThE cLoWn
07-19-2009, 12:21 AM
honestly ive NEVER seen i slider in vegas....EVER!! thats why i was kinda suprised to see it. i am a fast learner and would love to learn this for this season. i know i cant get pro that fast but good enough to have control and scare