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Old 08-09-05, 04:31 PM
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I can spin around the crank but i cant land back on the pedels. how are you supposed to land on them when there moving so fast?

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Old 08-09-05, 05:54 PM
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I've never done one, but my friend Nick (who does them both into and out of backrail fufanus) says to make sure to hit the front pedal first.
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Old 08-09-05, 06:03 PM
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beerman cant do a crankflip

founds like your freinds a pretty good rider.
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Old 08-09-05, 09:16 PM
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fukin learn how to do it. when i learned them i didn't ask people on the internet
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Old 08-09-05, 10:40 PM
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Can't believe they didn't edit the word ****en.
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Oh yeah edit mine ,but not his.
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Buy soccer shin guards for 6$ at K-Mart

Start off with a half rotation:

Stand up and roll at slow/mid speed.
Jump off your pedals with your back foot leaving last. This will force your crank to go backwards if you time your feet just right
Reverse your footing and land on the pedals front foot first(switch).



Originally Posted by mott464
I can spin around the crank but i cant land back on the pedels. Who are you supposed to land on them when there moving so fast?
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Old 08-10-05, 08:24 PM
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dude just kick the pedals. thats how i learned. just watch out for the pedals. if you haven't seen the Josh Stricker vid, where he tailwhip cranksflips and misses a pedal. you might end up looking like that.
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Old 08-10-05, 11:37 PM
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Originally Posted by bmxrdr88
f you haven't seen the Josh Stricker vid, where he tailwhip cranksflips and misses a pedal.
That wasn't Stricker, if I remember correctly.
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Old 08-11-05, 04:59 PM
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oh, i thought it was. looked like it hurt though. i mean damn!!!!!
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im 0 for 4 with crankflips...as in ive treid 4 and i have gotten stiches each of the 4 times...and havent landed 'em...so now i try them with pants and shingaurds...
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crankflips are something that usually takes time. Make sure you wear pants when you try this. Go off a a small funbox launch, maybe a foot and a half high at most. Lift up your back foot, this will make your cranks drop a little. Right after you take your foot off, tilt your front foots toes twords the ground so you have more grip on the pedal, than spin the cranks. How you catch them is w/ your front foot first than your back. if you know your not gonna catch em, just try to land on ur seat.
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Old 08-16-05, 05:58 PM
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i learned them on the ground at first. so you know how to flick them.
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Old 08-17-05, 10:50 AM
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how you catch them in my post is the same for in the air and on the ground
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Old 08-17-05, 11:50 AM
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i can do them almost every time now, just catch the front pedal first, then get the back foot on too. it just takes commitment
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Old 08-17-05, 07:01 PM
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Originally Posted by KinetikBiker04
im 0 for 4 with crankflips...as in ive treid 4 and i have gotten stiches each of the 4 times...and havent landed 'em...so now i try them with pants and shingaurds...

you are a *****. i cut my shins open(very deep)every day, and i never got stiches. let it bleed till it stops. EXTREME.
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