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Old 10-23-2013, 12:50 PM   #30361
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Sito,

Greetings.

A few buddies and I were thinking of doing a BB run this Sat too!

Where will you be staging from?
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Old 10-23-2013, 01:07 PM   #30362
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Starbucks Coffee 27615 Baseline St, Highland, CA 92346 to gas up and wait for anyone that wants to join me. (8:00 -8:30)
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Old 10-23-2013, 02:58 PM   #30363
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OK, will keep that in mind.
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Old 10-23-2013, 07:54 PM   #30364
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I may be interested in the BB run this Saturday too. Would be riding the WR250R.
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Old 10-23-2013, 09:26 PM   #30365
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Heading out to DV tomorrow morning. Staying at PSR.
SPOT will be on Fri through Sun.
http://johngil.whereamiriding.com
Stop by for a beer.
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Old 10-23-2013, 09:29 PM   #30366
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Heading out to DV tomorrow morning. Staying at PSR.
SPOT will be on Fri through Sun.
http://johngil.whereamiriding.com
Stop by for a beer.
Enjoy!
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Old 10-25-2013, 08:19 PM   #30367
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Any one riding sun?
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Old 10-25-2013, 08:36 PM   #30368
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Any one riding sun?
Lost Coyote's DS. Two others are going with me.
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Old 10-25-2013, 08:37 PM   #30369
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Lost Coyote's DS. Two others are going with me.
Gotta be home to early...that was my original plan
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Old 10-29-2013, 05:45 PM   #30370
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Old 11-11-2013, 08:02 PM   #30371
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more noobie news

several noobs approached me and asked if i can be of help. they found the soft side of me....hahaha

can't say no. hate to see a noob struggling to ride only to crash. i feel their pain. yes, been there and done that many times....

so, we picked a day and trained....including myself...
this is our first (11-02-13) and more to follow.

we set camp in hesperia (near sito's wash). with the help of ben and ersin, we took turns and share what we know. we had 6 students, slugdad, tim, morgan, rob, al and portabill, and not all are true noob.


first drill was get on the pegs, focus on balance and bike control



next was turning









eight year old morgan



pyypp the perpect porm........hahaha
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Old 11-11-2013, 10:20 PM   #30372
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the practice area didn't have the hard packed dirt and hard to do the turns in 4'' of sandy top soil.

jumped on the pavement so we can to the fundamentals without worrying about getting washed out






ben making sure everyone has a foot on the peg








what did we learn so far?




here's a hint




ersin volunteered to lead the figure 8




































more later.
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Old 11-12-2013, 04:55 PM   #30373
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next lesson is power braking aka panic braking....


not the easiest of the drills. everyone was a little cautious. the goal is to place your weight on the rear wheel, butt as far back as you can. apply both brakes so bike comes to stop while the wheels are starting to locked up.


















finally someone nailed it



linky here...http://aitonsride.blogspot.com/2013/...mmy-lewis.html
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Old 11-12-2013, 08:49 PM   #30374
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going over obstacle. i brought a 4 x 8 lumber and 8" log. it turned out to be lots of fun.

ben led the group



nothing could stop rob's 990




morgan




bill




tim in a good attack form








a honda makes a nice pic...hahaha



break time






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Old 11-12-2013, 09:30 PM   #30375
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Good on you guys for giving pointers to new riders.
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