My first Wheelie


10 replies to this topic
  • SteadyEddy

Posted August 04, 2004 - 03:04 AM

#1

Hey all,
Just had to post it, its not my first wheelie but its the first time some one took a photo of me doing one.
I have had this bike now for 3 months and could only just pop the front up when I first got it....
And now
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I love this bike :thumbsup:

  • StreetbikePimp

Posted August 04, 2004 - 03:10 AM

#2

Looking good. :thumbsup: Learn how the ride the rear brake, it is your friend.

Make sure your always keep that helment on.

  • ddialogue

Posted August 04, 2004 - 04:04 AM

#3

Good job Homey! :thumbsup:

  • dez4ever

Posted August 04, 2004 - 07:57 AM

#4

That picture goes pretty good with the neighborhood in the backround... guy riding a wheelie on his dirt bike down the street...cars in the back round parked on the lawn...pretty funny.

  • Indy_WR450

Posted August 04, 2004 - 08:14 AM

#5

Great loft! That front wheel is up there! :thumbsup:

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  • Azemon

Posted August 04, 2004 - 05:21 PM

#6

Way to go Steady!!

Keep up the good work!!

BTW, dude, you are riding on the wrong side of the ROAD!!!

hehe...

AJ :thumbsup:

  • ETP

Posted August 04, 2004 - 05:53 PM

#7

Keep that up and your mileage will be off. (odometer) :thumbsup: :devil:

  • Nate_R

Posted August 04, 2004 - 06:43 PM

#8

Now all you gotta do is get used to riding wheelies at the balance point then you can ride A wheelie for miles until your arms get so tired you cant hold on anymore. I love it. :thumbsup: I go through tires so fast cause I cant resist riding wheelies on the street.

  • SteadyEddy

Posted August 04, 2004 - 09:23 PM

#9

I can feel it im so close to the balance point, its just teasing me. :thumbsup:
I had a go at stand up wheelies, but they just feel to wierd, and feels like i have to hold the bike up with my arms

  • ckulzer

Posted August 06, 2004 - 03:48 AM

#10

Try clamping the bike with your knees when you stand up.

Ride fast - take chances.

Chad

  • yamahasocal450

Posted August 06, 2004 - 06:07 PM

#11

nice... now you gotta take that thing in the outback and loft it up in 5th gear.. its fun... just jump on handlebars and yank back with a handful of throttle... once you get on the balance point you can keep it there forever... as for the standup wheelies i like to relax my arms, not flex them and keep my back straight and stand up high keeping my back in a straight line with the axle or over the back fender... just make sure you got that right foot on the back pedal.. and oh yeah dont do this on a 2stroke or youll be running at 60 mph before you know it :thumbsup: :devil:




 
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