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Old 08-31-2013, 10:25 AM   #18
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Location: Upstate SC USA
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Originally Posted by GTV630 View Post
Actually, I just told Reuben yesterday that I'd love to do Iron Mountain again now that I'm feeling much more comfortable on the bike. Day two I managed to loosen up the Vulcan death grip I had on the bars and things got better. Also figuring out how to ride standing up helped a lot. Much easier to let the bike dance around under you when you're standing.
When I was young,I was riding a tall Honda CR250 that was set up for motocross.I got bound up in some rocks and couldn't see because the bike was beating me to death.As soon as I learned to stand up and stay loose,it was a whole different ride.I could blast through there like it was flat ground.
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