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Old 07-10-2012, 09:30 PM   #82
Harvey Krumpet
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Joined: Dec 2011
Location: The Shaky Isles
Oddometer: 938
I've only had blisters from dirt riding but Casey Stoner reckons P!$$ing on your hands toughens them up.

I do think body position & bar grip is a pertinent thing to think about with braking. When I started practising braking technique I ended up with a lot of weight on the bars which compromised my mobility & control. Dropping your head makes it worse. I had to learn to use my knees in the tank to lessen the weight transfer. Quite alien to begin with.
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