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post #16 of 25 Old 05-29-2017, 07:14 AM Thread Starter
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It was a sold out event yesterday.
She's on the green bike in the middle of the freight train.

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Her tires are getting used up too. This is after 70.1 miles of railing around the AMA course at Fontana.

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Here's a better pic of the short gap between T12 & T13.

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Just an awesome day.
To all of you riders out there going too fast on the street, quit making excuses and try a trackday. Yes, it will kick your ass, but do it anyway. I'm going to try to post up a video of her friend "Cat."

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Here it is~

Notice the telemetry added. Cat likes gadgets!

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Vast improvement from a year ago. Same Ninja 250cc, on the full AMA course at Fontana, Cal.
About a 10-15 second per lap improvement.
Notice how she moves around by "lifting" and not sliding over. This is a primary cause of instability that becomes "head shake."
She's much better at moving now.
The first video is after Jake Zemke coached her. This one is before~

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post #22 of 25 Old 05-29-2017, 04:14 PM
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Track days are some of the best fun you can have on a bike!

I soon learnt where I was in the pecking order on track days, usually sit around mid to high in the intermediate class. I'm happy with that as I find my limits relatively safely on a track, you have to learn how to let go of any ego and just enjoy it, and I believe it helps in everyday road riding too.
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Got the forks done yesterday at RaceTech. Now, to find a GIXXER 750 shock...

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Tires after 2 trackdays..

Well, actually, a day and a half as we left at 2:00 both days...

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