>I am able to balance on it & go forward about 3 full rotations of the
>wheel, but then I fall off. I've ridden uni's for years & this IS a
>challenge!!!! I'm having a problem with balancing my weight evenly on
>both pedals. Therefore, the wheel jitters back & forth throwing my
>balance off. I know that practice makes perfect... but in my case, I
>fear I've got quite a bit of practicing to do... I'm trying to hold on
>to a wall for support then gradually weening myself from it. If there's
>anyone out there who can ride a UW well, I'd appreciate any tips you
>could throw my way.
>I'll post a picture of it when I get my digital camera back.
>Tulsa, OK. USA.
Some hints taken from there helped me a lot.
The most important one: spray the wallls of the tire with silicone-spray.
This reduces the friction between tire and leg to nearly zero.
I discovered also that shoes with a heel are better than sports-shoes in
Have fun on your uw!