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Reply to Need some opinions! 12/23/2011 4:51 PM
Is that a marizocchi on the STP? I can't comment on the Kromo as I never owned or ridden one... but I did enjoy the STP while I had it. However, both bikes will be great starter bikes before you figure out what feels good to you. For me I went from a ... more »
Reply to Can you use a dirt jumper for DH? 12/23/2011 1:56 PM
When we were staying in Winter Park for Crankworx Colorado, we rode Trestle on our hard tails for a few runs as a warm up before hitting the slopestyle. It can be done, especially some trails on trestle... but be prepared for a pretty bumpy, arm pumpy ... more »
Reply to i need strong rims 9/30/2011 2:20 PM
I personally have been running Atom Lab Trail Pimps... they have outlasted 2 frames and a fork. I have 3 spokes missing, and have for months, and they are still reasonably true. I'll be buying them again if they ever get too beat!
Reply to 2011 Crankworx Colorado Course Build Updates 7/22/2011 7:49 AM
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The Hooter Booter getting roughed in:
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Reply to Valmont Bike Park progress 3/26/2011 7:50 AM
scriz - there are some seriously big lines at the park! But then right next to those are mini dirt jumps and rollers that kids on strider bikes could hit... bring the whole family!
Reply to 2010 Road 34 Superfly Jump Jam 3/26/2010 6:39 AM
bturman unleashing the backflip tuck no - to OMG I'm gonna die face in that second video hahaha.
Reply to ACL tears? 10/9/2009 8:33 AM
Lets put it this way: knees suck to injure. I blew out all but 1 ligament at Teva games one year and torn the meniscus in multiple places. I was told it was just a sprain but then 3 months later I jumped out of a truck and the whole joint buckled. Then ... more »
Reply to Colorado Roll Call 8/6/2009 8:26 AM
im going to start building the smallest, most technical jumps ever conceived... oh wait. i did that already. okay, lets go big now...