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You should also know how to handle oversteer, where a car is turning more than you want it to because the rear tyres have lost grip.
Sierra got off the boat and clutched his children James, Jommel and nine-year-old Jasmine, but he stumbled amid the strong current and lost grip of all of them, police said.
But as men grew older than 50, the HIV group lost grip strength faster than the HIV-negative group.
6 KI SUNG-YUENG Growing confidence and responsibility in role evident from off, picking right moments to keep passes tight or switch play but influence marginalised as became swamped in second-half as Swans lost grip of game.
Meanwhile, Superintendent of Police (SP), Kuldeep Dwivedi said Maoists have lost grip in the region and this act highlighted their weaknesses.
Mark Bizley, who was travelling behind the coach, told BBC Radio Solent: "Its wheels lost grip on the tarmac and it started to snake.
I tried to slow the bike down, but I lost grip on the front," said Barbera.
Huffman, an experienced fisherman in his mid-40s, had lost grip of the lid he had been clinging on to was able to struggle in to a survival suit that had been on the boat.
The banking sector lost grip of its recent strong performance, with Lloyds Banking Group surrendering an earlier 3% improvement to finish flat at 27p.
Anthony was shaping up well as he ended lap one in sixth in the EVO class and was soon embroiled in a scrap with Karl Harris, Scott Smart, and Barry Burrell but entering Graham Hill bend he lost grip of the front tyre and crashed out of the race.