Added reply in a thread MX Gear for Beginner 7/9/2020 3:35 PM

Most important: helmet, boots, knee protection Mid: gloves and goggles Last: pants, jersey Take your budget and scale accordingly. Riding socks are nice and so are compression shorts once you get you gear selection built up.

Added reply in a thread Brake tapping 7/9/2020 10:05 AM

No clutch brake tapper here. I never stall the bike. When I was learning I killed the bike a few times. I would land on the gas with the clutch out, let it bump start and rip away no problem. The only time I could see it sucking would be if you went ... more »

Added reply in a thread RV2 testing AP7's 450 7/8/2020 4:20 PM

Remember so many Vitards posting about how we would never see Ryan in the sport again after he retired. it’s good to see him still motoing

Added reply in a thread Packed Tracks? 7/6/2020 6:29 PM

Even the week day evening practices have been packed. Usually the tracks start to thin out during summer when you start hitting 90 during the day. The track stayed packed and got the most blown out that I have seen it in quite some time.

Added reply in a thread MX53 front tire in SoCal 7/5/2020 6:16 PM

Michelin starcross 5 intermediate. They would have to pay me to go back to dunlops. Cahuilla, Perris, fox, lacr and state fair regular.

Added reply in a thread LACR mx needs a remodel. (Perris also) 6/22/2020 4:06 PM

I rode Perris last Thursday night and it was great. The foot print is the same but there were some different doubles/rhythms. Riding inside ruts it didn’t feel like a freeway. I haven’t ridden lacr in a couple years but I always like their layouts they ... more »

Added reply in a thread What happen to Jimmy Albertsons? 6/16/2020 8:22 PM

Is he still running round as Ronnie mac?

Added reply in a thread YZF.. Annoyance 5/21/2020 8:22 PM

If you can touch them then they are real

Added reply in a thread Ryan Hughes Podcast about Life Changing Events 5/20/2020 8:41 PM

People have been telling me the same thing about moto my entire life

Added reply in a thread Ryan Hughes Podcast about Life Changing Events 5/20/2020 12:44 PM

The last race I raced was REM at Glen Helen and there was a prayer during the riders meeting. i had zero problems with it, just saying....

Added reply in a thread Ryan Hughes Podcast about Life Changing Events 5/20/2020 9:46 AM

He’s got people to lining up to take his moto schools I see him at the local tracks training riders constantly. I don’t know how much he is hurting financially. It’s also clear a lot of people here have never had drug induced epiphanies. No point in ... more »

Added reply in a thread Question about cornering technique 5/15/2020 10:43 AM

Feet on the pegs if your standing through a rut (obviously). Sitting with more lean, as your pegs start to drag it will pull your foot off the peg. Inside foot forward up and in, near the front axel. When my balance is on point my heel is ‘skiing’ through ... more »

Added reply in a thread Weege just Hit the Nail Squarely on the Head... 5/13/2020 8:50 PM

I’ve got bad news for you.....

Added reply in a thread San Diego area tracks 5/10/2020 12:02 PM

Also state fair mx is about 1.5 hours. Glen Helen is 2 hours. Lacr is 2.5 hours.

Added reply in a thread Elsinore 5/1/2020 4:07 PM

Sweet if it’s anything like it was before it closed it will be great

Added reply in a thread Tall riders, what have you modified on your bike and feel like is a MUST for us lanky tall people? 5/1/2020 1:01 PM

No bar risers, low flat bars with minimal sweep. You want the bars low and forward, the rest is leg and core strength. I’m 6’4” and anything else makes the bike handle jank.

Added reply in a thread Trey Canard 4/29/2020 7:31 PM

Pala?

Added reply in a thread Hours on boots. 4/10/2020 12:16 PM

Another vote for TCX. I’ve got over 150 hours on mine. They look thrashed but all the buckles still work well and they are still stiff enough and the soles are solid.

Added reply in a thread Gear Bag Organization 3/31/2020 6:59 PM

Man I really want a nice gear bag but I see 200+ price tag and think nah that dirty duffel bag is still workin

Added reply in a thread A little help for CA trails 3/23/2020 9:24 PM

Signed. I’ve ridden those trails and they are killer.