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Reply to having 2 bmx for different uses..make sense? 1/13/2020 9:47 AM

It really depends on how you ride. If you are going to ride tech park then a street set up is fine. If you are going to ride fast and jump huge stuff, and your street is tech, two different set ups helps. I mostly ride flatland so I have a flat dedicated ... more »

Reply to Aluminum pegs 9/25/2019 12:14 PM

I'm running Rant Hammer Lite pegs. I put on the plastic sleeves for street and pool coping but most of the time I'm on steel coping without the sleeve. They actually grind faster than the plastic. Also, they don't cost much either. The Tree pegs are ... more »

Reply to Very disappointed with myself. Time to quit? 9/25/2019 12:10 PM

If it isn't fun, don't do it. There are a million things to do on and off the bike.

Reply to Advice for someone who wants to start BMX alone! 9/25/2019 12:05 PM

Just sign up. I promise they will be happy to see a new, adult, female face. BMX riders are super friendly and will help you and encourage you. As long as you are having fun, you will be accepted.

Reply to Brakes Or Brakeless 1/14/2019 8:00 AM

Two brakes on my bike. Just more options for me. If I want to do something brakeless, I just don't squeeze the lever.

Reply to Least favorite brand 10/4/2017 1:31 PM

I doubt they are making millions. Nobody in BMX does. I live near Philadelphia, PA and see tons of riders that get flow from Hyper and Snafu. I've seen them support the scene many times over the years. They surely don't have the money to buy any factory ... more »

Reply to Least favorite brand 10/4/2017 4:52 AM

Do you realize the money from those bikes pays team riders' salaries and travel expenses? It also pays for the high end products they ride.

Reply to Who here has experienced CATASTROPHIC bike failure? 9/13/2017 7:31 PM

I've snapped bars, stems, forks, axles, frames, cranks, pedals, sprockets, gyros, cables, brakes, levers, seats, seat posts, wheels and pegs. It happens.

Reply to What pros ride 10/13/2016 2:07 PM

Chad Kerley rides a 20.8" and Dennis Enarson rides a 21". Think about the difference there. Think about the difference in their heights. Does the TT length really matter that much or is it just what you are used to? Most guys have only ridden between ... more »

Reply to Helmets 1/18/2007 1:59 PM

Go buy a protec from a skateboard shop. The bike ones have a lousy fit.