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Old 10-11-2018, 07:48 PM
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Default Not fast enough? but Is there a way that I can feel more comfterble in the trails?

     

I find that when i go for a ride with my friends, there always ahead of me by alot.

i know that I just started two months ago, but Is there a way that I can feel more comfterble in the trails?

And I always feel like my front tire is gonna slip and im gonna crash ( when I try to go faster, to catch up with them. )

They say that they put it on like the 4-5 gear, and im only on the 3, sometimes 4. I dont know how they can drive like that in our trails back here.. There not soo good ..
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Old 10-11-2018, 09:59 PM
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Not certain but, you might try looking further down the trail...If your looking down right at where you are...that's just where you'll be!
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Old 10-11-2018, 10:38 PM
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U might also try standing up in the attack position . also look videos up on u tube might help to improve.
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Old 10-12-2018, 07:27 AM
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Riding time and experience will ad speed. Confidence is a wonderful thing and that only comes from experience.

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You could also check your chassis settings. Set your sag, experiment with fork height and clickers. Maybe the bike just isn't balanced.
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You could also check your chassis settings. Set your sag, experiment with fork height and clickers. Maybe the bike just isn't balanced.
Have you had the shock & forks valved & sprung for your weight?

What type of front tire are you running? How much tire pressure?

All thing to consider!
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Seat time is the best thing you can do to get better. Look where you want to go, watch your buddies to see how they get through tricky spots.
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