Bringing Observed Trials to Malaysia
I have been trying very hard to learn the elusive "pedal kick" for a while now. My balancing on the rear wheel hop is not exactly very consistent, which makes learning the "pedal kick" doubly hard.
My arm and back muscles are constantly being pushed to their limits, with hardly enough time for them to recuperate.
Today, those muscles felt well enough for me to start practicing and I went at it with a vengeance.…
Added by Jack on September 23, 2008 at 12:00am — No Comments
The past weeks while I was teaching my kids how to ride the bicycle, I was also riding my 20" trial bike with them. A boy about 10 or 11 years old was cycling past and saw me riding the Monty. He could not help it but noticed that the trial bike was without a seat.
So he stopped and asked me what bike the Monty was and how one would ride a seat-less bike. I tried explaining in my best Malay that it was called a trial bike and that we could ride it in many ways.
Added by Jack on September 15, 2008 at 9:00pm — No Comments
Last Sunday on 7th September, I went down to Singapore with a friend to watch the 2008 Singapore BikeTrial Competition - Round 3. I met my friend in Melaka around 1:00am and we left for Singapore at around 2:00 am in morning and arrived at about 6:00 am.…
Added by Jack on September 14, 2008 at 12:00pm — No Comments