Bob Pudor joins our team as a GSMXS Certified MX Instructor. Bob lives in Germany but will also be teaching in Austria and Hungary. Not only teaching motocross but Enduro and Cross Country, as well.
Yes, mark the year (2016) at the AMA Motocross Pro Nationals, Ken Roczen show great balance and control though corners by keeping his feet on the pegs, even in deep berms! This has been done a little in the past but not as much as Ken has shown. With all the media coverage it’s most noticed now, also.
Motocross rhythm jumps are all about carrying speed and staying low. Don’t be caught slowing down between the jumps and wasting time in the air. This MX video tip will help you understand it, be able to do it correctly and then do it correctly through repetition! That is the key to learning anything new. The two main techniques in this video tip get the job done.
Training off the bike for motocross has become popular these days. But some of the methods used can be bad for your mx riding skills if not done properly. For example, regular push ups and especially pull ups are not so good because they don’t simulate movements on the bike. Pull Ups are a recipe for arm pump. Watch this video to learn more.
First learning how to jump a dirt bike or bicycle is fun and exciting but at the same time can be pretty scary as well. Here’s my strategy for first timers. Basically it’s starting out small and repeating it through repetition, moving up gradually as you improve. In this MX how to video I’m practicing how to jump a mountain bike. Try not to laugh too hard.
Have you seen the pros wheelieing over a small jump? It’s a big time saver. This short mx how to video will show you with slow motion and freeze frames just how it’s done. For all the motocross jumping techniques click the links below for these DVDs or Streams. Don’t go through the “School of Hard Knocks” learn the right ways from the get go!
All the proper upper body mx movements over the bike begin with how you grip the bars. Hand positioning is critical. There are two main hand positions. One is for braking and the other is for accelerating. Watch this motocross skills video to learn more.
Many motocross riders have problems with their back from a lot of seat time. Is this normal or can a simple mx riding technique regarding posture keep your back healthy and strong? Watch this video to find out.
In motocross your ability to stop or slow down is your right away to speed. Good braking techniques are overlooked by all C riders and many B riders. But braking control is just as important as clutch and throttle control. Both front and rear brakes are equally important but this riding tip is just going to cover the rear brake.
Free motocross riding tips: Being a descent motocross rider and having fun with it maybe a lot easier and fun than you think. Becoming a successful pro is a lot harder than you think. But let’s face it, most riders want to do well and have fun at an amateur level. The 1% that end up making a living at it, well that’s a whole nother story. What level you end up at, only time will tell. In the mean time everyone has to start somewhere and make improvements one week at a time. And those improvements will come way faster when you know the facts about how to practice.
It’s no mystery that you have to be in great shape in order to be competitive in motocross. Let’s face it, training off the bike is the hardest thing to do because it’s just plain old hard work. It takes a lot of discipline to keep doing the workouts week after week. So it only makes sense that you would want all the hard work to pay off. In this case, make you a better rider, not just a little better but a lot better. I’ve spent over 30 years with this goal in mind. Not only on myself but for many other pro riders
Free motocross riding tip video. Braking in motocross is one of the most important skills to master. Here’s a short video demonstrating how to get in and out of corners faster and with more control. For all the motocross braking skills you need to know go here.