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Added a comment about news blog Jared Graves and Anne-Caroline Chausson Fastest on EWS Day One in Chile 4/19/2014 4:29 PM
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Cedric in 4th, Anne Caro out in front, its like a 1999 WC DH result. Pretty impressive considering they're both more than twice the age of many of their competitors.

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Liked a comment on the item Jared Graves and Anne-Caroline Chausson Fastest on EWS Day One in Chile 4/19/2014 4:25 PM

So there goes the theory that 27.5 are better blá blá blá,

Added a comment about video How-To: Mountain Bike Suspension Set Up with Art's Cyclery 4/15/2014 11:37 AM
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30% sag while seated is usually the sweet spot - standing or seated. If you set your sag at 30% while standing it will typically be too soft because you're not fully loading the frame while taking the measurement. I find its usually correct for aggressive DH riding as well, because you're not blowing through the travel as easily.

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Added a comment about video How-To: Mountain Bike Suspension Set Up with Art's Cyclery 4/14/2014 2:54 PM
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Typically Im setting sag with the rider in full height seated position. For most setups this will be more accurate, as much of your riding will be in the seat. Only time I'll do a standing sag is for full DH race, and even then its usually off. Seated position is more rearward, which will load the suspension more. This is important so you don't end up with too soft a spring rate for when you sit down and mash up a steep climb. It helps to keep your weight balanced on the bike.

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Added a comment about photo Unidentified (Telemetry?) Device on Mick Hannah's Polygon 4/11/2014 3:46 PM
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When you look at the placement of it, my guess would be wheel rate sensor for the BOS boys. They did the same thing on Remi Therions bike at Andorra, its for finalizing the shock tune.

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Added a comment about product review Tested: RockShox Pike RCT3 Fork 10/31/2013 2:41 PM
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Seems like you could drop your pressure to improve the ride when things get hairy. Im 200lbs, Ive been running at around 80-85 psi with one token and 6 clicks LSC from full out. Im using all the travel on big hits but keeping the pressure lower really improved the mid-stroke sensitivity when really pushing hard. The fork isn't as stiff as a Lyrik, so if you're a bigger rider or really hit hard you may consider the barely-detectable .5lb weight gain with the bigger brother. But as an all-rounder its easily the top choice in the market currently. It makes a Fox 34 feel like an elastomer Manitou.

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Added a comment about slideshow Making History - Red Bull Rampage 2013 Finals 10/16/2013 3:55 PM
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Hard to disagree with you there. Strait definitely had the speed/flow going, which is why I feel he deserved the win, but when you let a world champ lose he's gonna pin it. The speed Gee carried all the way down was such a fun variation as opposed to the creep-n-huck that we're so used to seeing. Too bad the WC stakes are so high, obviously he and Mick have too much to lose if they wreck. Hope to see more WC pros at the next Rampage.

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Liked a comment on the item Making History - Red Bull Rampage 2013 Finals 10/16/2013 3:51 PM

Best Rampage run of all time for me is Gee in 2010

Added a comment about slideshow First Time Senders at Red Bull Rampage 2013 10/12/2013 12:54 PM
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Added a comment about video Cases and Dead Sailors on the 70-foot Canyon Gap at Rampage 10/12/2013 12:31 PM
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THAT IS LARGE

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Added a comment about video RAMPAGE REDEMPTION: Mike Hopkins Deciding Not to Over Shoot His 50 Foot Gap by 20 Feet in 2013 10/12/2013 12:28 PM
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Rad

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Added a comment about slideshow Rain Day Insanity at Red Bull Rampage 2013 10/11/2013 12:21 PM
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Holy Balls, what a slideshow! I feel this is a perfect introduction into aggressive riding for your friends who don't really 'get' why you're always nerding out about MTB, busy because you have to watch live feeds of DH races, limping because of your latest crash, etc. The intensity is off the chain.

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Added a comment about photo Tight Cluster for Semenuk at Rampage 10/10/2013 5:35 PM
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So Big Earl are making a new model called the "Hope"?

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Liked a comment on the item Rampage Pro Bike: Kyle Strait's 2014 GT Fury 10/8/2013 2:25 PM

it was a light proto that was cracked before the run and lorenso new it but rode anyway

Added a comment about video Gee Atherton - Red Bull Foxhunt 2013 10/8/2013 12:17 PM
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Oh the carnage!

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Added a comment about video Leogang World Cup finals with Commençal / Riding Addiction by PVS Company 9/30/2013 5:02 PM
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Great song choice, never thought of Janis as a good mtb song but it definitely fits here.

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Added a comment about photo Pinarello Dogma XM 9/24/2013 6:33 PM
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Quite possibly the most pretentious and over-reaching marketing video ever made

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Added a comment about video RAW: Leogang, Austria World Cup DH Finals 9/22/2013 10:08 PM
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What an amazing sport...truly inspired riding by all these racers. Christ, what's next year going to look like?

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Liked a comment on the item Leogang World Cup Update - No Timed Training, Hill and Minnaar with Possible Knee Injuries 9/20/2013 1:27 PM

hmmm, seems like lots of complaints coming from leogang, this can only mean one thing.....

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