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Forum: Riding Skills September 24th, 2018, 12:19 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 180
Posted By Misti
I always cringe when I see people teaching new...

I always cringe when I see people teaching new riders how to ride. I've been teaching little kids and new riders for a long time and what most people do is give too much information. It should be...
Forum: Ninjettes At Speed September 14th, 2018, 10:33 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 11,752
Posted By Misti
Cool. Maybe use some of the track time to work...

Cool. Maybe use some of the track time to work on your visual skills and practicing trying to see the space available to pass instead of the space that is taken up by the rider. If you are able to...
Forum: Off-Topic August 8th, 2018, 10:30 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,240
Posted By Misti
Thanks Yakaru! You've been super supportive and...

Thanks Yakaru! You've been super supportive and I really appreciate it! Getting closer to the goal, but not quite there yet. :dancecool:
Forum: Riding Skills July 2nd, 2018, 09:46 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 910
Posted By Misti
Go to a parking lot and get the bike into second...

Go to a parking lot and get the bike into second gear, roughly 20-25 mph and practice steering back and fourth as if you are doing a series of s-turns. As people have said here, press right to go...
Forum: Riding Skills June 21st, 2018, 12:52 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 910
Posted By Misti
I'm a coach with the California Superbike School...

I'm a coach with the California Superbike School (even make an appearance in Twist 2 as the mom, lol) If you have any questions about riding techniques or the school just fire away. I took all four...
Forum: Ninjettes At Speed June 21st, 2018, 12:47 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 11,752
Posted By Misti
Hahaha, I love your description of what happens...

Hahaha, I love your description of what happens when you approach a rider. The IDEA of looking where you want to go as if you had clear track is ok but when you have a rider in the way of the line...
Forum: Ninjettes At Speed June 4th, 2018, 01:44 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 11,752
Posted By Misti
So here's the thing. What tends to happen with...

So here's the thing. What tends to happen with your vision when you approach a slower rider? Where does your attention go? It goes to the rider right? And then you end up braking and losing...
Forum: Ninjettes At Speed June 4th, 2018, 01:41 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 11,752
Posted By Misti
Wow!! Amazing she kept it up and kept going,...

Wow!! Amazing she kept it up and kept going, well done!!
Forum: Ninjettes At Speed June 4th, 2018, 01:39 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 491
Posted By Misti
Hahaha yup what the others said about the...

Hahaha yup what the others said about the addiction and welcome and all that :D:bounce::dancecool::clapping::D
Forum: Riding Skills June 4th, 2018, 01:36 PM
Replies: 190
Views: 36,552
Posted By Misti
So great to hear!!! Really glad to read your...

So great to hear!!! Really glad to read your comments about riding good solid reference points and then fine tuning your riding from there. The starting point is always reference points and...
Forum: Ninjettes At Speed June 4th, 2018, 01:24 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 5,430
Posted By Misti
I may have a slightly different opinion here....

I may have a slightly different opinion here. I've never ridden this track but from the video I would say that waiting until the following right hand turn would be safer and perhaps more appropriate...
Forum: New Members May 4th, 2018, 09:33 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,103
Posted By Misti
Great question!! I have two kids, a son (almost...

Great question!! I have two kids, a son (almost 9) and a daughter 6. My son is a daredevil and started dirt biking at 4 and then road racing at 6. People ask me all the time how I can allow him to...
Forum: Ninjettes At Speed May 4th, 2018, 09:18 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 11,752
Posted By Misti
Yes, we work on this a lot with riders at the...

Yes, we work on this a lot with riders at the school. We have them imagining the pass or planning ahead and thinking of when and where might be good places to overtake. Sometimes slowing down and...
Forum: Ninjettes At Speed April 12th, 2018, 11:38 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 11,752
Posted By Misti
GREAT WRITE UP!!! THANKS SO MUCH :) Really nice...

GREAT WRITE UP!!! THANKS SO MUCH :) Really nice meeting and working with you and great photo to remember the days!! :dancecool::dancecool:
Forum: Ninjettes At Speed April 12th, 2018, 11:34 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,060
Posted By Misti
YEA!!! I had a lot of fun working with you!! ...

YEA!!! I had a lot of fun working with you!! You did amazing :dancecool: and I'm super glad you had fun. Until next time!!
Forum: General Motorcycling Discussion March 12th, 2018, 01:06 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 739
Posted By Misti
What would be some article ideas that you are...

What would be some article ideas that you are most interested in? Travel stories? Bike comparisons? Race info? Skills and technique? What holds your interest the most when reading a motorcycle...
Forum: Riding Skills March 12th, 2018, 01:03 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,456
Posted By Misti
Yes please. Think about it and let me know but...

Yes please. Think about it and let me know but here is something to think about as well. If you KNEW exactly where you wanted the bike to go, before you actually started turning it, do you think...
Forum: Riding Skills March 6th, 2018, 11:11 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,456
Posted By Misti
So when would you say you are looking at the...

So when would you say you are looking at the apex? Are you looking at the same time you are turning? are you looking before you get to the turn in point? How might the TIMING of when you look at...
Forum: Riding Skills March 6th, 2018, 11:09 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,456
Posted By Misti
Understandable. Have you taken any steps to work...

Understandable. Have you taken any steps to work on this technique? How might you go about improving your braking and getting to the point of max braking without losing the front?
Forum: Ninjettes At Speed March 6th, 2018, 11:01 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,060
Posted By Misti
COOL!!! When you get to the school for...

COOL!!! When you get to the school for registration make sure to mention the request there as well. We do our very best to accommodate requests but it helps to ask more than once sometimes :p
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Forum: Riding Skills March 6th, 2018, 10:58 PM
Replies: 190
Views: 36,552
Posted By Misti
Most excellent. Thanks for writing this and I'm...

Most excellent. Thanks for writing this and I'm glad that you were able to really put some thought into what you were experiencing and how it might help to draw the track right away. I'm not...
Forum: Riding Skills February 20th, 2018, 02:53 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,456
Posted By Misti
what riding skills or techniques do you struggle with the most?

What riding skills or techniques do you struggle with the most? Are there things you don't understand about them? What holds you back?
Forum: Ninjettes At Speed February 20th, 2018, 02:51 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,549
Posted By Misti
So this is a long sweeping corner and you can't...

So this is a long sweeping corner and you can't actually SEE the apex cone from tip in so would having another RP in between turn in point and apex help you feel more online and located? Would that...
Forum: Ninjettes At Speed February 20th, 2018, 02:42 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,060
Posted By Misti
Wooohooo!! Feel free to make an instructor...

Wooohooo!! Feel free to make an instructor request if you like :dancecool::dancecool:

Instructor pairings are done pretty randomly actually, just based on how many students and levels and if...
Forum: Ninjettes At Speed February 13th, 2018, 01:49 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,060
Posted By Misti
Sweet!! Come and say hi as I'll be coaching for...

Sweet!! Come and say hi as I'll be coaching for 6 days straight!!! See you there :dancecool::dancecool::dancecool:
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