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Old 07-25-07, 03:35 PM
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which way to come out of a fakie

So I've been trying to learn fakies for the past few days and I finally have the rollbacks down. I fall on the turning around part. I can't figure out which way is more comfortable to turn around. Any advice?
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Old 07-25-07, 03:40 PM
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If your're right foot forward, turn out with the nose of your bike going left. Visa versa for left foot forward. Unless that just feels unnatural
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Old 07-25-07, 03:40 PM
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just keep practising until you find which side feels better. fakies arent something you just learn straight away. but which foot foward do you ride?
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Old 07-25-07, 03:44 PM
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There is no proper way. Most people like to turn around the same opposite way that they spin so that it looks better though.
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Old 07-25-07, 03:45 PM
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Left foot forward. so I want to turn my bars right, correct?
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Old 07-25-07, 03:47 PM
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Thanks guys, I'm gonna go practice some more. I'm so close.
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Old 07-25-07, 04:03 PM
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edit: eightdip is too quick for me
Quick as a flash me
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Old 07-25-07, 04:09 PM
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I ride left foot forward and turn left.
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Old 07-25-07, 04:23 PM
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weird
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Old 07-25-07, 04:39 PM
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We've established that haha
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I ride left foot forward and I'm no good at fakies.
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I think I ride left foot forward and I throw terrible tables to the left.
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