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Motodo
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Postby Motodo » Mon Sep 24, 2007 20:25 pm

i dont want to do clipless as that snt really learning at all i jus struggle to get back tire off the ground

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Ciaran500
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Postby Ciaran500 » Mon Sep 24, 2007 21:27 pm

First bunny hop seems impossible and after that it just clicks. The way I got it is to point your feet at the ground and push back on the pedals then try and jump straight up and the bike will follow.

Motodo
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Postby Motodo » Tue Sep 25, 2007 18:37 pm

so push your body forward n legs back on the pedals

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LaurenceGough
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Postby LaurenceGough » Tue Sep 25, 2007 19:08 pm

Yep even I can 2-3 inches off the ground! Within just 3 days of starting during my lunch break :D.

Is it possible to Bunny hop the right way using SPD's I'm just about to purchase some... Just use the same technique as before?
Specialized Stumpjumper FSR Elite 2010
Mongoose Tyax Elite 2007
Carrera Limited Edition TDF

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If anyone rides in Sulham Wood give me a shout :).


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