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Discussion in 'The Perfect Line and Other Riding Myths' started by SCQTT, Apr 16, 2009.

  1. UnsureFooting

    UnsureFooting Title of User Here

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    I love ducs, and my first bike was a Harley. :)
  2. Valker

    Valker Been here awhile

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    ShardPhoenix Наглый ублюдок

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  5. bluegreen

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    Easy there tiger, it's just the interwebs.

    But yeah, based on that snapshot of her, she is ******* up.

    The bike is nearly upright and she has both cheeks off the seat, her head is right over the gas tank and she's well into that corner. She's crossed up. Simple. I don't know how you are getting proper form from this.

    And I'm not sure what you're getting at with the head pivoting thing, even while hanging off you can still pivot your head. I don't really think safety is foremost in her mind, I think she wants to drag her knee but appears to be unwilling to lean the bike over that far.

    And all that aside, what I was responding to was someone bringing up was perhaps her poor form was a result of her stature. Dani is a great example of that not being the case. He does require a step stool on the grid to get on to is bike.

    I'm intesrested in how you divined so much about me based on two incomplete sentences :huh
  6. 100mpg

    100mpg Self Imposed Exile

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  7. baloneyskin daddy

    baloneyskin daddy bikaholic

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    She's simply doing what 90% of sportbike riders are doing,posing. Their ultimate goal is to say they drug a knee , so they hang off and stretch out their leg and look like an idiot while the tires are running on the center tread.Hell, theres pictures of people leaned over farther on cruisers on this thread.
  8. Beto

    Beto RustyGasket

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  9. SteelB12

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    Maybe she thinks she has a nice butt and is showing it off for the cameras??
  10. ianbh

    ianbh Been here awhile

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    It's called the"vertical knee". I can't do it but that's what the fast guys call it. Ian, Iowa
  11. baloneyskin daddy

    baloneyskin daddy bikaholic

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    Never heard of the vertical knee, is it the same as a training wheel.:huh
  12. kerhonky

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    You said "ass." Heh. Heh heh. Heh.

    You said "ass" twice in a row. Heh. Heh heh. Heh.

    Whut's a ethos, anyway?
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    PFFOG Richard Alps-aholic

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    I always called it chicken legs, I know a guy that can get his knee lower than the foot pegs so dragging it is easy.
  14. MattB

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    If you paid that much for a bike and it was a piece of shit you'd be easily offended too. When you spend the bucks you REALLY want to tell everybody how great it is, and when you can't, it seems proper to tell them to "Shut the fuck up".
  15. Tip Over

    Tip Over Whoopsie!

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    Mine seems to work just fine for me...
  16. MattB

    MattB Adventurer

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    And NOW you chose to be humble... you see, it's pretty easy to just put folks down instead of making a factual argument.
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    Factual arguments don't work on idiots. I was attempting to speak at a level they'd understand.
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  20. Josephvman

    Josephvman I'm the Decider

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    The whole point of getting off the seat and inside the corner is to keep the bike more upright; greater contact patch and the ability to carry more speed because you have more lean angle left to work with.