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8/25/2011 10:52 PM

hey, i need help with my X-up. i can do them flat but when ever i try to do them in a j-hop or off a jump it always hits my leg. i always have this issue and i dont know how to fix it. maybe its how long my frame is but im clueless on what will work

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8/25/2011 10:53 PM

examine my picture of it and tell me if that solves it. this is me btw.

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8/25/2011 10:55 PM

kinda, i see your dipped back alot and only your toes are on your peddals.

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8/25/2011 10:58 PM
Edited Date/Time: 8/25/2011 11:00 PM

Street/Flatland wrote:

kinda, i see your dipped back alot and only your toes are on your peddals.

see how i really pushed the bottom arm across, and how the bottom elbow is dropped? go high, level out a bit, and huck it. i just wanted to show off that pick i love it! also see how my legs are locked back, you need that to insure clearence.

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8/25/2011 11:01 PM

dude it looks sick, haha. okay i got that, but wouldent how long your frame is make a diffrence cause then you got more leg room? cause my shit frame is 20 flat :p

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8/25/2011 11:02 PM

Street/Flatland wrote:

dude it looks sick, haha. okay i got that, but wouldent how long your frame is make a diffrence cause then you got more leg room? cause my shit frame is 20 flat :p

im only on a 20.5 but if you get your legs back you should be alright. and thank you!

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8/25/2011 11:04 PM

alright, ill give this a shot. anytime haha

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8/25/2011 11:05 PM

Street/Flatland wrote:

alright, ill give this a shot. anytime haha

the leg lock back is IMPORTANT. check out my legs.

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8/25/2011 11:09 PM

yeah, there like in the position to push your bike away from you

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8/25/2011 11:14 PM

Street/Flatland wrote:

yeah, there like in the position to push your bike away from you

exactly, leverage. BOOM! you sir just llearned the theory of xup.

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8/25/2011 11:17 PM

sweet! haha should i practice doing that leg stance in the air before trying to xup? or should i just wing it

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8/25/2011 11:21 PM

Street/Flatland wrote:

sweet! haha should i practice doing that leg stance in the air before trying to xup? or should i just wing it

go big or sell your bike.

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8/25/2011 11:24 PM

got it. its what i usually it anyways, thats why my wheels are fucked haha

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8/25/2011 11:30 PM

Street/Flatland wrote:

sweet! haha should i practice doing that leg stance in the air before trying to xup? or should i just wing it

future FBM wrote:

go big or sell your bike.

yeep

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8/25/2011 11:32 PM

haha alright

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9/8/2011 7:38 AM

what helped me was to keep my knees together in the air.

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9/8/2011 9:17 AM

You need to watch Aggroman to get the inspiration to preform this maneuver correctly.
http://bmxmdb.com/films/88-Aggroman

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9/8/2011 12:14 PM
Edited Date/Time: 9/8/2011 12:14 PM

just cuz im proud

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