Category: DIRT BIKE RIDING TIPS

Motocross Insurance: How to Get the Right Healthcare Plan for Dirt Bike Riding.

Motocross insurance is a complicated topic (like all insurance) and the whole subject can get confusing. Also, insurance companies are sneaky and they will conveniently not tell you about certain details to try to avoid paying out claims. This is why I have tried to condense the following information into the most vital insurance topics …

Tips for Joining a Motocross Club near you.

If motocross is your weapon of choice, your first step is to join your local motocross club. Not only is a motocross club a great place to practice your riding skills but it is also a good place to meet like-minded riders and make some friends as well. Most of the time, a motocross track …

GPS Dirt Bike Trails and how to Upload them to your GPS Unit.

Summary #1 Only use trails that are for dirt bikes please. Smaller mountain bike and hiking trails just aren’t designed for dirt bikes and dirt bikes are just dangerous for hikers. #2 Don’t treat the GPX file as gospel. Use your common sense and don’t go through private property or get over fences. Look for …

Easy Motocross Workout Ideas That You Can do From Home. 10 Pro Tips!

Summary #1 – Lifting arm weights encourages arm pump so avoid pumping weights to build muscles in the arms. #2 – Ride a mountain bike to increase cardio and stamina conditioning. Also consider water sports and cross fit training. #3 – Interval (intensity) training with your cardio workouts will help to condition your strength and stamina faster. #4 …

How to Holeshot. 10 Tips for Launching Your Dirt Bike like a Pro.

Launching your bike off the starting line at maximum speed not only looks impressive, it’s also an essential part of racing a dirt bike competitively. Getting out front of the pack early will give you a huge competitive advantage. Do it right and you will avoid battling the traffic into the first turn. And you …

The Lowdown on Motocross Practice Drills

Summary #1 Drills are awesome because they teach you the correct technique first and eliminate bad habits. #2 Balance drills will teach you how to balance the bike and it’s controls. #3 Full circle locks will also provide you with greater balance and control over your bike. #4 Standing up drills are great for strengthening …

How to Become a Motocross Racer! 15 Hot Tips to Get you Started.

If the thrill of competing on a dirt bike gets your heart racing, then this article is for you. How to Become a Motocross Racer – Summary. #1 You should have a natural riding ability for riding fast under pressure. #2 You must have a burning desire to make it. #3 You must love dirt …

Riding a Dirt Bike Through Water. How to Make it to the Other Side.

If you ride your dirt bike in different places regularly, sooner or later you are going to have to ride your dirt bike through water. You will need to stand toe to toe with a deep and scary waterhole that will be grinning up at you, knowing that it has crushed the souls of many …

How to Crash a Dirt Bike and Live to Tell the Tale!

How to crash a dirt bike… or what happens when the shit hits the fan. Sometimes crashing is unavoidable and crashing can happen for a few reasons. You may have got the angle of the bike wrong on a jump, you gave it too much or too little speed, the bike became unstable during launch …

How to Jump a Dirt Bike like the Pros. A Step by Step Guide.

Summary #1 Wear full protective gear. #2 Practice on a motocross track where the jumps are properly taken care of and safety is a priority. #3 Start on small jumps first before working up to the more advanced ones. #4 Get your approach right with your body weight and position #5 Stand up for greater …