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    mmm... chicken! Funkychicken's Avatar
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    I popped a wheelie!

    Woohoo! my first wheelie! + others in the last half hour for about 2-3 pedal strokes. I am so stoked.
    That's a lie.

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    Congrats.
    Strike like an eagle and sacrifice the dove.
    Words and Stuff.

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    close to 2000 madbiker555's Avatar
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    It always feels like a huge acomplishment once you've done it. Congrats.

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    I POPPED A ZIT...does that count....lol
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    pedal faster or get out of my way

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    Woo! so wait a sec, you telling me that something like 4 pedal strokes is a wheelie? If it is then WOO HOO!!! I can do a wheelie But alot of the time, while trying to start off the wheelie, I'll get started crooked for some reason. I cant figure out why I start off like that then have to hit the rear breaks to avoid crashing

    Are you supposed to lift the bike with your arms, or just pedal your way into a wheelie?

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    Canon fiend MadMan2k's Avatar
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    http://www.streetstylebmx.com/manual.html

    That should help... It's about manuals, but wheeleis aren't much different.

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    2 - 3 pdle strokes is a wheelie,well iam in the wheelie club too then.sweeyt didn't even know.

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    Giggity giggity! Dirtbike's Avatar
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    Now keep practicing! Lean back alot and learn how to use the rear brake to prevent you from falling back. Try to learn how to turn in a wheelie too.

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    Wow i did my first wheelie today too.

    I kept it up for more than 3-4 pedal strokes though, I was going slightly down hill, so that might be why

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    I did about 16 strokes on my old mongoose back last summer it was my biggest.

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    Canon fiend MadMan2k's Avatar
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    Pedal strokes depend on your gearing

    On my bmx, 5 or 6 strokes equals going like 100 feet, but if I'm in a lower gear on my mtb, 5 or 6 is only like 30 or 40.

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    Giggity giggity! Dirtbike's Avatar
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    If you are in too low of a gear, you spin out and cant go far.

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    Yeah, that's where manual skills come into play. It'd look funny to see someone wheelie-ing and spinning at 100 rpm, lol

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