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Old 02-15-2013, 02:59 PM   #29 (permalink)
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Keeping low to the ground also has other adavantages besides one mentioned already.

If you are lower to the ground and you fall, it hurts less.

When I ride steep terrain, getting low on turns help me slow down without side slipping. The slower I want to get, the lower I try to bend my knees and ankles.
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