Riding Technique – Advanced Braking

While in the air you want to prepare yourself for the braking by putting your finger/s onto the brake lever and getting ready to begin slowing down as soon as you land. Here I am landing on the top of the down slope which soaks up quite a bit of speed and helps with the breaking.

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Riding Technique – River Crossing by Paul Aschmann

Click on image to view complete article If you are trail riding or racing on the Eastern part of the US, at some point you are going to come across a stream, a creek, or a small river that you will have to cross. in most cases it’s a fairly easy path to the other side. But in some cases it can be tricky. Consider these tips while navigating the…

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Riding Technique – Ruts in Corners by Paul Aschmann

Click on image to view complete article For most riders rutted corners are their worst nightmare. But, when executed properly they can actually make corners easier to ride and decrease your lap times substantially. Although they look menacing and can often beĀ  a nightmare to go through, rutted corners can actually be quite enjoyable.

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