Wheelie Basics

Wheelies are more than just a fun party trick — learning how to get your front wheel off the ground is a key foundational skill for trail riding. Practicing wheelies is a good way to get comfortable with lifting your front end to ride over rocks and other trail obstacles. The Path Live Oak’s Sean Potter put together this great video tutorial to show you how!

Also check out @ladiesallride’s recent post on Instagram, where coach Lindsey Richter explains key differences between popping and riding a wheelie.