Added reply in a thread Please help me bunny hop 2/10/2016 8:48 AM

Id say start by practicing just hopping both wheels a couple inches off the ground at the same time to get the feel for pulling the wheel up with your pedals. And also pulling up.as high as you can.. sometimes it just takes time to strengthen ur back ... more »

Started new thread How to keep your back tire on a rail when doing a smith grind. 2/10/2016 8:35 AM

I didnt know this was possible until.i saw it done on TCU most epic instagram slam video around 9:30. Please only reply if u actually can do them and have the info on how its done not just comments or theories about how it may be done. Cuz i already ... more »

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Started new thread How to keep your back tire on a rail when doing a smith grind. 2/10/2016 8:33 AM

I didnt know this was possible until.i saw it done on TCU most epic instagram slam video around 9:30. Please only reply if u actually can do them and have the info on how its done not just comments or theories about how it may be done. Cuz i already ... more »

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Added reply in a thread What frame does Martinez ride? 2/10/2016 8:21 AM

Hey, somehow I didnt see this last night. Tx a lot! That did answer the question!

Added reply in a thread What frame does Martinez ride? 2/9/2016 4:26 PM

Me too right? But apparently does he not only NOT have one but nobody knows what he IS riding and there is no acvount of it anywhere online. Lol

Started new thread What frame does Martinez ride? 2/9/2016 10:30 AM

What frame does Corey ride. I cant find any recent bike checks with the actual frame name included . Just pictures of an unmarked frame.

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Added reply in a thread recommendation on knee/shin guards 2/5/2016 8:04 AM

I got the shadow slim knees too.. i measured my leg as recommended and it was right in the middle.of the "medium" sized range so i got them but i cant use them anymore cuz theyre soooo tight that its starts cutting circulation in my lower legs. They ... more »

Added reply in a thread Arlington Heights,IL? Riders 2/4/2016 8:46 PM

Hey man, my name is Sean. im in Bloomingdale. I ride all.over, give me a ring if you wanna ride someday, i know a few good spots in the area. 630.290.0972

Added reply in a thread Does anyone have a set of s&m pitchfork widemouth xl forks or other forks for trade? 2/4/2016 9:19 AM

I have Fit Blade Lites.. i think theyre from like 2012.. ive been on them a year and no sign of stress or anything bad. They look beautiful too. Here are the specs and info Fit Blade Lite Fork @ $130 These new Fit blade lite forks feature an extra-long ... more »

Added reply in a thread What does this mean? 2/4/2016 8:39 AM

Splines are the ridges on the spindle (solid bar that goes thru the bb and attaches to the cranks. Some cranks sets have 8 or 16, even 10 splines. Wont really change that much.. just a diff style of crank.. I'd look more at the weight.as that is something ... more »

Started new thread Fit Mac Frame Reviews? 2/4/2016 8:35 AM

I'm looking to get the mac v2 frame and wondering if anyone has it and whst your feedback on it is. I ride.mostly street. The Geo sounds great I'm mostly concerned cuz I read a review on the old model that said the dropouts bent.

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Added reply in a thread Best Team in BMX? 2/1/2016 7:49 AM

Id say for companies that make both frames and parts Cult or Haro has the best combo of riders. Fiend for example mas mostly only new gen street riders.. some of the best but you see mostly the same things from them same with Total and ramp riders. Haro ... more »

Added reply in a thread Harry Main Frame 1/26/2016 12:13 PM

Haha right? Im pretty sure Harry wouldnt settle for sub standard quality. That dude sends it and is also a weight weenie so that together means he cares about quality cuz u cant have light bikes that you can send it on that are crap quality.

Added reply in a thread Stem reach 1/25/2016 12:00 PM

What Francky said. Also being that your tt is so long and u have r25s youll probably want at least a 50 - 52 cuz thats a real short front end and mixed with a long tt it feels shorter than with a 20.5. Good luck, sounds like a nice setup youve got!

Added reply in a thread Stem reach 1/25/2016 7:20 AM

Also thats just my opinion. I could be wrong so do whatever you feel.like. my opinion is based off of personal experience so just sharing. I certainly noticed the difference in the 2mm reduction but maybe thats just me. ;-*

Added reply in a thread Stem reach 1/25/2016 7:15 AM

I honestly thought the same until i did change my stem and noticed instantly the drastic difference in feeling. Of course you can do all the same stuff with a 53 and 48 mm stem but the feel is really diff. If you want to know why, feel free to ask ricany, ... more »

Added reply in a thread How do I land properly? 1/25/2016 7:11 AM

Sounds like you may be bouncing your front wheel. If it is to flat. Definitely land rear first.. legs extended and then bend your knees to suck.up the impact as the bike comes down and front wheel touches.. dropping like this may help keep your gravity ... more »

Added reply in a thread Stem reach 1/25/2016 6:23 AM

http://m.vitalbmx.com/forums/General-BMX-Talk,2/Stem-reach,1306875 Check out this thread. Yes. Shorter stem does more than you would think..

Added reply in a thread Harry Main Frame 1/25/2016 6:20 AM

I do get that.i guess it remains to be seen how quality Mafias products will be. Honestly i feel that cheaper products mean easier access to bmx and more growth but maybe the pros will have to get side jobs if Mafia starts selling frames of equal quality ... more »

Added reply in a thread Stem reach 1/25/2016 6:13 AM

I just switched from a 50 to a 48 and it freaked me out how diff it felt. Its uber responsive what ive found is... shorter stem will 1. Make it easier to go o.t.b. when going into.nose manuals but makes staying in them easier once you lock in. 2. Make ... more »