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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 New Member

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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 Active Member

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

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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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  4. newrider3 New Member

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    Maybe spend some time practicing on tables before going for that double.
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  5. demo 9 Active Member

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    pull up
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  6. Rip Mr. Excitement

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    And make sure the front stays up.
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    Go faster and close your eyes. And more pads.
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    The reflectors are weighing you down.

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

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    my crankset is on backwards? lol
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  11. ImILL New Member

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    Am I actually bunny hopping off the lip? what's the proper way to DJ?
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  12. dump Active Member

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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.
    Last edited: Apr 18, 2012
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  13. ImILL New Member

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    Hey I do suck hahah! thanks for the video
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    make the kicker bigger, longer & steeper
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  15. manual New Member

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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,
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