Thread: How to turn?
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Old 09-19-2012, 07:19 AM   #24
Lorne Banks
Joined: Sep 2012
Location: Moncton, New Brunswick, Canada/Abiquiu, NM, USA
Oddometer: 24
it all depends

If you are going slow you will want to look were the bike is going! Get your eyes looking ahead of the bike. Lean the bike by pushing into the tank with your knee so if you are turning left push your right knee into the tank and off set you ass to the right side of the seat as a counter balance. By doing this you can lean the bike but still keep your head, shoulders over the center of the bike. As the bars turn left or right you move you bottom to the oposite side of the bike while turning.

While you are doing this exercise work on clutch, rear brake and throttle control because if you do not have these novice moves mastered first you will struggle with riding any exercise or obsticle.

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