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DJ Noobie looking for help and some tips, check my video

Discussion in 'BMX & Dirt Jumping' started by ImILL, Apr 15, 2012.

  1. ImILL

    ImILL Chimp

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    New to Djing and need some tips on what i am doing wrong.....i cant seem to get the right height...this it my 7th time riding DJs ever...im a noobie

    here the link to my video....

     

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  2. WestCoastHucker

    WestCoastHucker Turbo Monkey

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    it's called a 'jump' and not a 'ride off' for a reason...
     
  3. ImILL

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    Should I pull up and level out the bike next time? or does that lip need to be re packed? thanks
     
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    newrider3 Monkey

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    Maybe spend some time practicing on tables before going for that double.
     
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    pull up
     
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    Rip Mr. Excitement

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    And make sure the front stays up.
     
  7. Flat tyres

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    Go faster and close your eyes. And more pads.
     
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    rockofullr confused

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    The reflectors are weighing you down.

    Also your chain ring is on backwards.
     
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    qft...
     
  10. ImILL

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    my crankset is on backwards? lol
     
  11. ImILL

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    Am I actually bunny hopping off the lip? what's the proper way to DJ?
     
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    dump Turbo Monkey

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    Good video here:


    Don't mean to offend w/ the video title.

    You don't really bunny hop off the lip... it's kind of like springing off or flowing w/ the jump. You definitely don't want to lean back like you did.
     
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    Hey I do suck hahah! thanks for the video
     
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    make the kicker bigger, longer & steeper
     
  15. manual

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    At first i would recommend that you get low on the bike and at the top of the jump push of and stand up,