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LEVEL 1

  • mount unicycle unassisted
  • ride 50 meters
  • dismount gracefully with unicycle in front

LEVEL 2

  • mount with left foot
  • mount with right foot
  • ride 10 meters between two parallel lines 30 cm apart
  • ride a figure eight with circle diameters smaller than 3 meters
  • ride down a 15 cm vertical drop
  • make a 90 degree turn to the left inside a 1 meter circle
  • make a 90 degree turn to the right inside a 1 meter circle

LEVEL 3

  • demonstrate 3 types of mounts
  • ride a figure eight with circle diameters smaller than 1.5 meters
  • come to a stop, pedal half a revolution backward and continue forward
  • ride with the stomach on the seat for 10 meters
  • make a 180 degree turn to the left within a 1 meter circle
  • make a 180 degree turn to the right within a 1 meter circle
  • hop 5 times
  • ride or hop over a 10 x 10 cm. obstacle

LEVEL 4

  • demonstrate 4 types of mounts
  • ride backward for 10 meters
  • ride one footed for 10 meters
  • idle with left foot down 25 times
  • idle with right foot down 25 times
  • ride with seat out in front for 10 meters
  • ride with the seat out in back for 10 meters
  • make a 360 degree turn to the left inside a 1 meter circle
  • make a 360 degree turn to the right inside a 1 meter circle

LEVEL 5

  • demonstrate 5 types of mounts
  • ride backward in a circle
  • ride one footed in a figure eight
  • idle one footed with the left foot 25 times
  • idle one footed with the right foot 25 times
  • ride with seat out in front in a circle
  • ride with the seat out in back in a circle
  • ride with the seat on the side in a circle
  • hop-twist 90 degrees to the left
  • hop-twist 90 degrees to the right
  • walk the wheel for 10 meters

LEVEL 6

  • demonstrate 6 types of mounts
  • ride backward in a figure eight
  • ride with the seat out in front in a figure eight
  • ride with the seat out in back in a figure eight
  • ride backward with the seat out in front for 10 meters
  • hop standing on wheel 5 times
  • ride with the seat on the side in a circle to the left
  • ride with the seat on the side in a circle to the right
  • ride one footed with the left foot for 10 meters
  • ride one footed with the right foot for 10 meters
  • backspin
  • frontspin
  • spin

LEVEL 7

  • demonstrate 7 types of mounts
  • ride backward with the seat out in front in a circle
  • ride one footed with the left foot in a circle
  • ride one footed with the right foot in a circle
  • walk the wheel in a circle
  • walk the wheel one footed for 10 meters
  • hop-twist 180 degrees to the left
  • hop-twist 180 degrees to the right
  • ride backward with the seat out in back for 10 meters
  • spin to the left
  • spin to the right

LEVEL 8

  • demonstrate 8 types of mounts
  • ride one footed with the left foot in a figure eight
  • ride one footed with the right foot in a figure eight
  • walk the wheel in a figure eight
  • walk the wheel one footed in a circle
  • ride backward one footed for 10 meters
  • glide for 10 meters
  • hand wheel walk for 10 meters
  • pirouette
  • backward spin

LEVEL 9

  • demonstrate 9 types of mounts
  • walk the wheel one footed in a figure eight
  • ride backward one footed in a circle
  • ride backward with the seat out in front in a figure eight
  • ride backward with the seat out in back in a circle
  • walk the wheel one footed with the left foot for 10 meters
  • walk the wheel one footed with the right foot for 10 meters
  • walk the wheel backward for 10 meters
  • drag seat in front for 10 meters
  • drag seat in back for 10 meters
  • ride backward one footed with the left foot for 10 meters
  • ride backward one footed with the right foot for 10 meters
  • one footed with the seat out in front for 10 meters
  • backward pirouette

LEVEL 10

  • demonstrate 10 types of mounts
  • ride backward with the seat out in back in a figure eight
  • ride backward one footed in a figure eight
  • walk the wheel one footed with the left foot in a circle
  • walk the wheel one footed with the right foot in a circle
  • walk the wheel backward in a circle
  • 180° uni spin
  • sideways wheel walk for 10 meters
  • coast for 10 meters
  • side ride for 10 meters
  • walk the wheel one footed backward for 10 meters