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Forum: Ninjettes At Speed March 7th, 2022, 08:41 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 723
Posted By Misti
Yes- not only are track days super fun but they...

Yes- not only are track days super fun but they are helpful in teaching you skills that are also applicable on the street :)



Sweet! VIR is a great track and I'm going to try out Pitt Race this...
Forum: Riding Skills March 7th, 2022, 08:22 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 20,722
Posted By Misti
I would add too that squeezing the tank with your...

I would add too that squeezing the tank with your knees and remaining relaxed even under hard braking will help keep you and your bike under control. Using your legs to grip the tank helps keep you...
Forum: Ninjettes At Speed February 14th, 2022, 09:43 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 723
Posted By Misti
Cool line up! I haven't done any of those tracks...

Cool line up! I haven't done any of those tracks except Streets of Willow which was recently re-paved! I haven't been on the new pavement yet but heading there for all 6 days in March with the...
Forum: Riding Skills February 14th, 2022, 09:41 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 20,722
Posted By Misti
Great! Practice will help- like Bob suggested-...

Great! Practice will help- like Bob suggested- good stuff :) what other things might help with emergency braking? Should you do anything special with your arms or lower body?
Forum: Ninjettes At Speed February 13th, 2022, 08:52 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 723
Posted By Misti
What new tracks will you ride in 2022?!

Hey all,

Just wondering what new tracks you all plan to ride this year! I've got a few exciting trips planned for this year (fingers crossed they go as planned) and they include riding some new...
Forum: Riding Skills February 13th, 2022, 08:40 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 20,722
Posted By Misti
That sounds like an accurate representation of...

That sounds like an accurate representation of what caused your high-side and I may be picking a bit much on semantics here but you say that when your rear was sliding you should have "kept up with...
Forum: Riding Skills February 13th, 2022, 08:32 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,624
Posted By Misti
:dancecool:

:dancecool:
Forum: Riding Skills October 31st, 2021, 05:13 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 9,919
Posted By Misti
Totally depends on the crash and whether you even...

Totally depends on the crash and whether you even have a second to make any of those decisions. I've had them all: ones where I high-sided and knew to tuck and roll, ones where I was sliding and I...
Forum: !%@*#$%!)@#&!%@ I crashed! October 31st, 2021, 05:07 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 5,520
Posted By Misti
Dang, glad you are ok! I appreciate that you...

Dang, glad you are ok!

I appreciate that you opened with the fact that it was 100% your fault- many riders blame outside conditions, cold tires, the bumps on the road, other people when a lot of...
Forum: Ninjettes At Speed October 31st, 2021, 03:37 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 290
Posted By Misti
CSS 2022 Schedule!!

WAHOOOO!!! After 2 long years away from travel workin with the California Superbike School I'm heading back for 6 days at Vegas!! :dancecool::dancecool: SOOOO stoked to be back!!

They have also...
Forum: General Motorcycling Discussion October 31st, 2021, 03:34 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 833
Posted By Misti
TOASTY!!!:dancecool:

TOASTY!!!:dancecool:
Forum: General Motorcycling Discussion October 25th, 2021, 07:08 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 833
Posted By Misti
As long as your body is going with the bike while...

As long as your body is going with the bike while you are cornering and not leaning away from it (we call it being crossed up) you should be fine at normal street speeds.

You are correct that...
Forum: Riding Skills October 25th, 2021, 06:57 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,624
Posted By Misti
Sometimes it's the little bikes that kick you off...

Sometimes it's the little bikes that kick you off the hardest, lol. Glad you are healing up quickly.

Learning lines and body position are tricky skills to practice if you haven't been riding...
Forum: Riding Skills August 16th, 2021, 08:28 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,624
Posted By Misti
I feel like riding the dirt and trails and...

I feel like riding the dirt and trails and practicing as much as possible has helped a ton. I finally got out on a sportibke, a borrowed KTM 390 and had a blast- it wasn't too bad at all and I felt...
Forum: Ninjettes At Speed August 10th, 2021, 08:56 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 952
Posted By Misti
May I just suggest something that might help with...

May I just suggest something that might help with your riding and how tired you are feeling? (I'm a coach with the California Superbike School). If you take a look at how many times you are moving...
Forum: General Motorcycling Discussion August 10th, 2021, 08:42 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,575
Posted By Misti
I would just tell her, lol and to be perfectly...

I would just tell her, lol and to be perfectly honest (from another short person) it will tip over again. I'm a super confident rider but have on occasion just dropped bikes because my foot didn't...
Forum: Riding Skills August 10th, 2021, 08:35 AM
Replies: 265
Views: 91,021
Posted By Misti
Ummmm what?:confused::confused::confused:

Ummmm what?:confused::confused::confused:
Forum: Ninjettes At Speed June 28th, 2021, 08:21 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 527
Posted By Misti
Rocco is an amazing kid! I used to work alongside...

Rocco is an amazing kid! I used to work alongside his dad Stoney Landers-a coach with the California Superbike School as well. Great family, great kid! So stoked he is doing so well. :dancecool:
Forum: General Motorcycling Discussion May 31st, 2021, 06:07 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,285
Posted By Misti
I would echo others here and say that the 250...

I would echo others here and say that the 250 should be fine but no matter what you choose I'd suggest budgeting for some more advanced rider training :dancecool: You want to invest in the bike and...
Forum: Riding Skills May 31st, 2021, 06:03 PM
Replies: 265
Views: 91,021
Posted By Misti
This is awesome!!!! YES! You need to have a few...

This is awesome!!!! YES! You need to have a few more RP's to keep you on track and know exactly where you are and where you want to go! I LOVE that you were able to recognize your own issue by...
Forum: Riding Skills May 31st, 2021, 06:00 PM
Replies: 265
Views: 91,021
Posted By Misti
Oh wow!!! Crazy story and glad you are on the...

Oh wow!!! Crazy story and glad you are on the mend now. What a trip! Ok, so my advice here is to get better BEFORE you try and get out and ride again and listen to your intuition (which KNOWS...
Forum: Riding Skills May 3rd, 2021, 08:02 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,624
Posted By Misti
Nice. Good suggestions. I'm lucky in that we can...

Nice. Good suggestions. I'm lucky in that we can ride dirt almost all through the winter so I picked up a KTM 200xcw and have just been riding trails and a bit of MX. I also find that riding...
Forum: Riding Skills May 3rd, 2021, 06:29 PM
Replies: 265
Views: 91,021
Posted By Misti
Thanks for answering the question :) Curious to...

Thanks for answering the question :) Curious to know how your track day went and how you found riding on the unfamiliar track! Are there things you do in order to help you learn an unfamiliar track...
Forum: Riding Skills March 29th, 2021, 07:14 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,624
Posted By Misti
If you can't ride....how do you keep those skills

Welp,

With Covid preventing me from travelling and coaching like I'm used too, it has also meant that I haven't ridden a sportbike in over a year (the longest I've ever gone)....anyone else in...
Forum: Riding Skills March 28th, 2021, 09:56 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,499
Posted By Misti
That's an excellent idea! :dancecool: What are...

That's an excellent idea! :dancecool: What are your thoughts on why lap records can stand for many years despite the fact that technology is always evolving?
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