Tag Archives: Counter Steering

Riding Skills: Zen & the Art of becoming… der Rainmeister

The BST© (BrakeSteerTurn) Series presents… Wet Weather riding tips. Oh rain foretold…so they say. Yup, it’s Spring time and that means we will get the obligatory spring showers. And at some point you will find yourself riding in wet conditions. … Continue reading

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Riding Skills: Corner… stone

Welcome to another article in the BST© (BrakeSteerTurn) Series. In this edition, we are going to focus on very aggressive riding and racing techniques, rather than our usual tact of club, avid and casual riding techniques. If you have been … Continue reading

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Corner Entry & Exit-aka Line Building. (Richie Porte’s crash)

Every corner has an entry, an apex and most importantly…an EXIT.  The ability to get the bike slowed enough to match the corner’s radius is paramount to a good, efficient exit. (Remember, radius determines speed) Analyses Approaching a corner, a … Continue reading

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Riding Skills: The 3 key elements my dear Watson…

The BST© (Brake Steer Turn) series presents another rider training article While turning is certainly not a secret, I do believe this piece is something worth reiterating again and again- because again and again…we sometimes see our fellow riders not … Continue reading

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LeanIn Cornering©

LeanIn Cornering© Concepts The objective of LeanIn Cornering©  Concepts is to provide rider training utilizing relevant information, how-to bike handling skills and drills that will make for a better and safer road rider. Riding drills are a part of our ‘classroom’ … Continue reading

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Counter Steering

The second  article of ‘how-to’ in the BrakeSteerTurn (BST©) series. (*paragraph edits in 2016) Counter steering is a method utilized by two-wheeled, inline, single track vehicles;  bicycles and motorcycles. Counter steering is used to initiate lean into a turn. Lately … Continue reading

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