Riding your bike while standing on the seat?

Discussion in 'Sports' started by Mirage, Sep 23, 2006.

  1. Mirage

    Mirage Administrator Staff Member V.I.P.

    Anybody else ever try this? It's arguably a somewhat basic trick, but it's definitely among the unforgiving tricks. :D I haven't tried this recently, but I used to try all sorts of bike stunts a few years back. I have never fallen while standing on the seat, but I have seen it happen. It's not a good situation to be in even as a spectator. ;) I didn't have a BMX when I did this though. I was just using a small standard street bike.
     

  2. Albey

    Albey Registered Member

    I have tried it a few times went a few feet and fell over. Realy hurts tell ya that. the weel don't stay straight long.
     
  3. tater03

    tater03 Registered Member

    I haven't done this in a long while. I can say I am so glad that when I used to do this that I never fell. I would imagine that could be quite painfull.
     
  4. FourBear

    FourBear New Member

    Haven't tried it to be honest, mostly from fear of what happens with the fall. I've seen some pretty nasty falls when people tried to do that. I realize those types of falls don't happen all the time, but that's usually my luck. :)
     
  5. ACCER

    ACCER Registered Member

    I broke my left wrist doing this trick. Not to be outdone, my cousin broke his right arm with this trick.

    Yes, it HURT!
     
  6. tater03

    tater03 Registered Member

    It seem to be something that alot of kids try at one time or another. I hope I never see it when my son's try this. I would probably have a heart attack.
     

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