Riding Tips Category

This is where a good suspension setup is key, and my Fox shocks are some top-notch bolt-on technology. I have entered the square-edged whoop/hole. You must accelerate through the obstacle rather than letting off. By accelerating through, you force the machine to move forward rather than kick up the rear like the hole wants to throw you. I am up over the front of the quad for several reasons. First, the rear suspension has enough to handle here without any additional weight over it. Second, this riding position lets you use your strength to its best effect to soak up the impact. Plus, if the rear starts to deflect, I can quickly shift as much weight backwards as possible. This technique is called rowing the machine. You want to counteract whatever the quad is trying to do.

HOW-TO-RIDE: Make time in whoop turns

Jul 12, 2016Comments off191 Views

Statistically speaking, very few ATV owners choose to race their machines in organized competition. Most don’t care whether any organization officially recognizes them as a

When powerslides go bad, the quad will high-side if it hits a rut or gains a bunch of traction. Leaning to the inside will help avoid this. If it does happen, try to step off quickly with both legs and run or fall to the rear and away from the quad.

HOW TO RIDE: Body English

May 02, 2016Comments off551 Views

What, do you suppose, is the most important performance part of your ATV? Is it the engine? The suspension? Tires? Wheels? None of the above.

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HOW-TO: Ride rocks, hills, ruts and more on...

Apr 11, 2016Comments off809 Views

From time to time we bring you tips from pro riders on how to set up your quad and go fast on a track. We

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ATV Dream Training Camp

Feb 09, 2016Comments off3604 Views

Imagine: you, your quad, six ATV MX national-winning riders to coach you, and five days to moto at the Breezewood Proving Grounds in Everett, Pennsylvania.

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HOW TO DRIVE FAST IN THE WOODS

Apr 03, 2015Comments off2394 Views

Remember how you felt before your first roller-coaster ride? Waiting in line, you tell your friends you aren’t nervous as the butterflies flutter inside. A

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HOW TO RIDE: DOUG GUST’S GO FAST SECR...

Feb 19, 2009Comments off1447 Views

RIDE LIKE A CHAMP Doug Gust has a secret. Well, it’s not really a secret. He’s pretty open about it, and will tell most anyone

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DUNE•RIDING•TIPS: HOW•TO...

Feb 15, 2009Comments off1733 Views

Almost anyone who loves riding quads enjoys taking them out to the dunes. Sand is one of the safest, most fun and enjoyable surfaces for

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HOW TO RIDE: CONQUERING OBSTACLES

Jan 28, 2008Comments off634 Views

QUAD TERRAIN CHALLENGE CHAMP JESSE WEST TELLS YOU HOW TO GET PAST ANYTHING Jesse West knows a thing or two about survival and, coincidentally, riding

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HOW TO: JUMP

May 18, 2005Comments off1733 Views

  What’s the best part about riding ATVs? Some would say full-on, throttle-to-the-max powerslides. Others might argue for trail riding or mud bogging. Still others

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Top FIve Trail Tips; What to do when troubl...

Mar 18, 2005Comments off764 Views

Modern ATVs can get very wet, but get too deep and they’ll suck water and drown, leaving you stranded. How you handle the situation can

DO YOU NEED TO SHIP YOUR QUAD?–JUNE 1...

Jun 16, 2004Comments off532 Views

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DEC 23–UTAH’S BEST RIDING

Dec 23, 2003Comments off579 Views

By Lynn R. BlamiresWe thought of it as a bold plan: to ride the famous Paiute ATV Trail in central Utah in three days. An