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Old 08-19-09, 11:04 AM   #1
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Getting out of smith stalls. Tips?

I have not really rode bmx in forever because i just got busy with other things but i have been attempting to learn smiths. Right now i'm just doing stalls to get used to getting on the ledge and getting off aswell as getting comfortable being in the smith position (Always had the fear of catching and going otb) My problem is that last night i managed to get into a smith stall 3 or 4 times but when i go to hop off i **** it all up. I usually do feeble grinds or double peg stalls and hopping off is easy because i just pick up the front and hop like a regular bunyhop. With smiths it's weird for me because i can't do that. do i just hop the front peg off the ledge and push off using my back tire? I'm not sure how to explain it but that's the only thing i can think off.
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Old 08-19-09, 01:46 PM   #2
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yea i am haveng the same problum lol
i do dbl.peg and febles i can get off febles fine i can get into a smith no prob but the only way i can get off is to slide the back wheel off into a dbl peg
hoping off a duble peg is a lil schehy 4 me cuz i dont realy have enoughf a** im only lik 95 pounds
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Old 08-19-09, 01:58 PM   #3
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Your first problem, Tyler, is you can't get out of grinds without having a grasp of how to use the English language.
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Old 08-19-09, 04:08 PM   #4
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i kno i get that allot
i write ok thogh just dont type it
but this is a bike fourm not an english class
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Old 08-19-09, 05:42 PM   #5
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What is the point of posting if no one can read/understand it? There is however a rule about not typing in txt, but I'm sure you already know that.
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Bunny hop out of the stall, simple as that. Lean out over the transition and turn your bars.
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