I Love Unicycling

I finally hit a free mount today!!!

I love the feeling I get from accomplishing such mile stones. I am bouncing off the ceiling (meanwhile my wife and kids think that I am loosing my marbles :smiley: ).

I think I may just make my goal of riding to work on May 26th:) .

Good for you! It took me ages to freemount (there were way too many convenient trees around here to necessitate learning that skill when I could be just riding). How far do you have to ride to get to work? (Good luck making it on the 26th!)

Thanks.

It’s a 40 minute walk. I think a little over 3Km (almost 2 miles for the metrically challenged:) )

I don’t expect to make it without UPD’s, but, if I can freemount, I can at least get going again. Most of the trip is on the Gallopping Goose trail and there is nothing to hold on to for long stretches.

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well done! i’m trying 2 learn 2 idle @ the moment (very hard to do) wen i got free monting i was so pleased only prob is i can’t free mount up hills…
it makes u feel really gud wen people wathc u and u just hop on and ride off! one day if i ever learn the suicide month then wow that will look good!
:wink: good luck wiht yr work ride!

I love the feeling when you learn a new trick and everything just clicks! Nice one :slight_smile:

What sort of unicycle are you using to get to work?

The only unicycle I have at the moment: a 20" no-name (I think Taiwanese). It will be a long, slow trip (but hopefully at least as fast as walking). One of my biggest concerns is how busy the trail will be. On bike to work week (May 26-June 1), it can get fairly crowded.

-Mandell

I know. I love unicycling too! Yesterday i had a track and field meet and i was so tired. Then i saw two people riding unis and i got way too excited! They i went home and rode.

-Budd-