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Old 04-22-2013, 06:47 AM   #21
slartidbartfast
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Originally Posted by AzItLies View Post
Tell ya what OP, just this minute walked in from teaching a BRC... we see this a lot.

One thing, main things, we have to repeat, over and over and over and over and...

DON'T GRAB THE FRONT BRAKE WHEN THE WHEEL IS TURNED!!!

I mean, we're seriously yelling... and yet... people continue to do it. It really takes 2 days of range training, 5 hrs ea, to drive the point home. Even then a few still have trouble.

you have my sympathy.

Cheers
This ^

...probably would have helped avoid at least one of the instances you describe.
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