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post #3480 of (permalink) Old 03-06-2013, 02:34 PM
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Originally Posted by trapper View Post
This might be a stupid question, but would it be worth paying for a lesson or should I just keep riding and experimenting? If they were cheaper I'd buy one tomorrow, but 69 bucks an hour is pretty steep to me.
Originally Posted by sabatoa View Post
I'm going to take a lesson or two next season. Have him ride with me and point out bad habits to improve on.
Sorry to belabor the point and double post in the thread (and thanks for your input sab), but does anyone else think an intermediate lesson is actually worth 70 bucks for one hour? I just want some tips on handling steeps and speed at this point. I'm confident I can figure it out by riding, but everyone always talks up lessons like they're the cat's pajamas. However the few people I know who have taken lessons (albeit beginner lessons) didn't think they were worthwhile.

edit: cool thanks Leo, didn't have to double post after all.
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