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by KTMSprocket
Sat Oct 13, 2012 8:45 pm
Forum: Trials Talk
Topic: Starting out in the Junior grades...
Replies: 5
Views: 3610

Re: Starting out in the Junior grades...

Paul. Many Thanks. That puts us (him) in the Junior Open 13 to 15 (he now has a nice little Sherco 125). Through Enduro/MX he also has a 125cc endorsement on his licence if that helps....and we have enough riding gear to keep a decent bike shop in stock for a year (another by product of riding the e...
by KTMSprocket
Thu Oct 11, 2012 7:04 pm
Forum: Trials Talk
Topic: Trials Coaching 'events' or 'days'?
Replies: 0
Views: 2232

Trials Coaching 'events' or 'days'?

Ok....so Lil'Sprocket (who is 6ft now) has decided he likes the trials bike.....finally. He is a handly rider generally but needs some coaching from some people who really know the black art of trials.....does anyone know of any camps, days, events or whatever that are coming up in the Sydney area w...
by KTMSprocket
Tue Oct 09, 2012 2:17 pm
Forum: Technical help
Topic: Sherco High Tension Lead?
Replies: 1
Views: 2201

Re: Sherco High Tension Lead?

Aha!....

If you read ALL of this...the devil is in there!....

http://www.trialscentral.com/forums/top ... ark-again/

:-)
by KTMSprocket
Tue Oct 09, 2012 1:14 pm
Forum: Technical help
Topic: Sherco High Tension Lead?
Replies: 1
Views: 2201

Sherco High Tension Lead?

Hi.
125cc Sherco 2006

The HT lead is damaged, do you know if you can pull the HT lead from the coil (or unscrew)? (or is it moulded in place)???

Any helps appreciated...thanks.
by KTMSprocket
Wed Jun 27, 2012 7:31 am
Forum: Trials Talk
Topic: Learning to balance while stopped?
Replies: 6
Views: 4318

Learning to balance while stopped?

Thank you soooo much guys. We'll try all of those. Graham Jarvis makes it all look so easy :-)
by KTMSprocket
Sun Jun 24, 2012 6:45 pm
Forum: Trials Talk
Topic: Ignorance of Trials
Replies: 6
Views: 3973

Re: Ignorance of Trials

Thank you all. We'll drop down to Pacific Park and mess around there when the Jaw has healed (I suppose) (BTW...the jaw was broken in a skateboard accident). Its a bit of a shame we couldn't ride at Denman with a modern bike when the time comes :-( I'm not sure what'll happen to the other bikes....w...
by KTMSprocket
Wed Jun 20, 2012 8:25 pm
Forum: Trials Talk
Topic: Ignorance of Trials
Replies: 6
Views: 3973

Ignorance of Trials

The short story is my son (13) has raced MX well and Enduro too. For one reason or another, his confidence/interest has wained. He has also suffered a big injury to the Jaw (broken in three places). We have an array of motorcycle weaponry in the workshop....of which one is a modern mono shock Sherco...
by KTMSprocket
Fri Apr 20, 2012 5:20 pm
Forum: Trials Talk
Topic: Learning to balance while stopped?
Replies: 6
Views: 4318

Learning to balance while stopped?

Ok guys. I just bought the young fella a 125 sherco. He is just about 13 but very tall. He is an accomplished mx and enduro rider but wabts to improve his 'obstacle' skills. So..... One of the many techniques we need to improve is balancing while stopped. I'd love to hear from you all on the differe...
by KTMSprocket
Thu Dec 15, 2011 6:54 am
Forum: Trials Talk
Topic: Starting out in the Junior grades...
Replies: 5
Views: 3610

Re: Starting out in the Junior grades...

So we buy a bike,
whack on a helmet,
pull on some boots,
turn up,
start engine
and
fall off.

Too easy!

:-)
by KTMSprocket
Wed Dec 14, 2011 8:42 pm
Forum: Trials Talk
Topic: Starting out in the Junior grades...
Replies: 5
Views: 3610

Starting out in the Junior grades...

Hi Guys... Can anyone point me to a good site, document or place where I can get an idiots guide to competing in trials (juniors)? In particular I'd like to know: Age/class structure for Juniors Bike sizes/capacity rules for each class Usual equipment needs (mandatory and recommended) Highly active ...

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