SMIB's doing the Shane Watts 2 Day Dirtwise Class
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03-27-2011, 06:04 PM
Fidus et Audax
Joined: May 2008
Location: Southern Maryland
Day 2 Photos
The beginning of day 2 with Dave cleaning out a little packed in mud.
A couple carnage photos of Dorito's mishap from day 1...and the rebuild
Banked turn exercise
Video of banked turns.
Learning to do wheelies which will enable us to climb over the logs.
Now learning to do 90 to 180 degree wheelies to help get you out of tough spots on the train.
Wattsy demonstrating wrong way to climb over log (widely used)
Wattsy now demonstrating proper technique to cross logs
Wattsy now demonstrating the slingshot effect of getting off a log after you have gotten stuck (were unsuccessful the first attempt trying)
Badguy using Dana's TTR125 (lighter bike) to execute the wheelie and pivot over the log technique
Badguy parking his bike next to the tree to ensure it doesn't slide down and hurt someone.
Notice the guys holding up the bike while ther trail side repair was done!
A little Bike Carnage
Honorary SMIB for great effort!
End of riding on day 2!
Official class photo
End of day 2 for Blaster with no apparent damage to neck other than really damn sore...I will live to climb another log!!!!
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