Who here can do a wheelie....???

Pyro Tim

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used to wheelie for 100s of yrds as a teenager, both sitting on the saddle, and honking. Haven't tried it recently, I'm past that now, 34
 

Raging_Bulls

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Similar story here, I just never got right up to the balance point. I would usually start my wheelies at around 10MPH and keep (power)shifting until I ran out of gears.

I must admit that I haven't pulled a wheelie in quite some time though. I'm getting too old for that stuff.
 

twain

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i'm guessing that the 'show off' type wheelies have no real purpose in trail experience, other than honing your balance skills, but i guess riding trails would help do this anyway.

i see scummy chaps on BSO full sussers doing these along the coast all the time and feel a little like i should be able to do that - but then always question if they'd last 2 minutes on a trail ride... :p
 

stewlewis

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chavscum can wheelie like a boss.

I've never been able to wheelie an MTB, could do a BMX as a kid but only sitting down. Manuals look cool but I can't do them either.
 

rosstheboss

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I cannot resist wheelieing wherever possible! Always good fun when you're going past kids on the back wheel too, they seem to enjoy it
 

tintin40

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If i wanted to ride with one wheel i would ride a uni-cycle.
Bunny hops are more fun and you never know when you need to 'hop' some thing
 

firedfromthecircus

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I wonder if the people who are decrying wheelies are doings so because they are rubbish at them :?: :LOL:

Lets have someone who can wheelie and manual like a king say it's overrated.;)

Me, I can do enough to get my front wheel over trail obstacles , but not much more. :oops: I would love to be able to manual. Even pushing forty I still think it's proper cool. :cool: :LOL:
 
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