On the Pegs - June 2022 On the Pegs - Volume 7 Issue 6 - June 2022 - Page 48

Gutish How-To :

Big Logs

words RACHEL GUTISH photos ERIN GUTISH
Big logs can be intimidating ! While the consequences for a failed log attempt are much less severe than coming up short on a triple or any other highspeed # failfriday , there are some prerequisite skills you need in order to successfully clean a log of this size . Mainly , you need to be able to pop a wheelie consistently and be able to aim the front wheel so that it lands in a specific place .
We ’ ll start with a quick overview of the process , then I ’ ll discuss several of the points in more detail :
STEP 1 :
This may be obvious , but ride up to the log slowly and square up to it properly . Look at the spot on the log where you want to place the front wheel .
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