Author Topic: Stay on ball of foot on the foot pegs?  (Read 379 times)

Offline WJBertrand

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Re: Stay on ball of foot on the foot pegs?
« Reply #15 on: July 05, 2018, 10:47:45 am »
I will rest the arches of my feet on the pegs occasionally when riding longer, relatively straight freeways & highways.  It changes the knee angle and the way you are distributing your weight on the seat, so helps with fatigue. At the first hint of any turns though - back up on the balls.
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Offline VRODE

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Re: Stay on ball of foot on the foot pegs?
« Reply #16 on: July 05, 2018, 12:09:12 pm »
I will rest the arches of my feet on the pegs occasionally when riding longer, relatively straight freeways & highways.  It changes the knee angle and the way you are distributing your weight on the seat, so helps with fatigue. At the first hint of any turns though - back up on the balls.
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Same here. (arthritic knee)
2016 ES "Godzilla"

 

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