TITLE

Think holeshot

AUTHOR(S)
DeCoster, Roger
PUB. DATE
July 1993
SOURCE
Dirt Bike;Jul93, Vol. 23 Issue 7, p60
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Gives tips for motorcycle racers on getting a good start. Greater chance of winning for fast riders; Viewing of earlier races and starter; Analysis of position; Point of turn; Section preparation; Precision; Need for clutch's smooth release; Advantage of going for the inside; Practice starts.
ACCESSION #
9311153167

 

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