some advice re: downshifting in corner entry

Chris Burgess chris at
Thu May 12 15:10:59 PDT 2011

How much on the throttle are you before you hit the apex? Rolling on or
maintenance throttle?

On Thu, May 12, 2011 at 3:02 PM, matthew patton <pattonme at> wrote:

> I 4 finger brake and roll on/blip just fine. if you're forearm is straining
> or stiff your wrist won't move. Support upper body with your legs.
> The adage is to go slow to go fast. braking duels is the most unimportant
> thing to work on. lengthen out the corner entry process (ie. "slow") and
> you'll be ready for the turn. Personally my braking is done all vertical and
> I'm on the throttle before I even get to the apex.

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