Added reply in a thread 2016 UCI Downhill World Championship Teams and Riders 8/19/2016 2:52 AM

Honestly, as much of a fan of Sam as I am, if Button is healthy enough to ride and give it a good go then he should by no means give away his spot to sam. Josh's had a fantastic start of the season, before destroying himself, and he should be rewarded ... more »

Added reply in a thread 2016 UCI Downhill World Championship Teams and Riders 8/18/2016 2:34 AM

man, that's cold

Added reply in a thread Suggestions 8/16/2016 7:43 AM

Don't be afraid to experiment with bar roll, lever position, different grips as well as suspension settings. They can make all the difference in the world, so keep trying and you'll find what works for you

Added reply in a thread Clipless Pedals - Yay or Nay? 4/3/2016 3:23 AM

Both have their advantages. Since I am not racing at the top of the standings, I prefer flats for DH and Enduro races as well as general riding for the fun, the confidence and the good habits they teach me. Mind that most pros who regularly use clips ... more »

Added reply in a thread do you workout? 2/18/2016 10:31 AM

be sure not to go too hard, and, if you're not interested in just shuttling DH, keep a 50/50 (or so) balance between gym and pedalling. And REST! Honestly, when you start out everything is great: after 2 years of working out on my own, I got a training ... more »

Added reply in a thread 2016 Racing Rumours 1/23/2016 10:00 AM

BTW, italian website mtb-mag is reporting that Gwin will ride Onza Tires. http://www.mtb-mag.com/en/gwin-on-onza-tires/

Added reply in a thread 2016 Racing Rumours 1/21/2016 4:40 AM

Ergon grips give it away. FMD!

Added reply in a thread 2016 Racing Rumours 12/28/2015 7:21 AM

Nope, on mtb-mag that was discussed and disproved long ago. Gwin on a german brand (canyon or yt) and the two young frenchies replacing him is the safest bet

Added reply in a thread 2016 Racing Rumours 12/16/2015 7:44 AM

I guess it's just because it's goggle compatible in the best way possible (unlike other helmets). Acadian is quite right though, I'm a big S hater but have found myself rocking gloves and bibs from specialized and they're pretty good

Added reply in a thread Forum Hot Seat - Dave Camp, RockShox Design Engineer 11/19/2015 12:58 PM

Nukeproof Mega owner (2013), would like to switch to the newest one. The LL tune surprises me, given the feel everyone keeps reporting. Is changing the tune a lengthy/pricey/tough process or is it something a bike shop can do? Plus, I have Pike 2014, ... more »

Added reply in a thread 2015 Racing Rumours - MTB Musical Chairs 3/27/2015 6:58 AM

i remember an interview where he said he felt more than fine with this kind of support, and not being in a big, trade-kind of team, so he must be happy with that!

Added reply in a thread 2015 Racing Rumours - MTB Musical Chairs 12/17/2014 1:20 PM

leaving for MDE!

Added reply in a thread Should the World Cup Downhill season have more races? 10/14/2014 9:41 AM

It would be amazing to ask managers if the proposition to have geographically closer races near in terms of time would indeed reduce the financial constraint, and whether there is a constraint in the first place( if 10 races are not feasible because ... more »

Added a comment about video Cedric Gracia Rides With Luca Masserini 11/29/2012 1:05 PM
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The camera guy is the most annoying person EVER. And I'm italian, I know what he says...

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Added a comment about video Luke Strobel and Connor Fearon Ride Schladming 9/8/2012 9:13 AM
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If I'm not wrong they stopped having world cups because they were prepairing for some ski WC for next years, or stuff like that.. by the way,it's amazing to watch strobel ride

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Added a comment about slideshow First Look: 2013 Specialized Enduro Expert EVO - Now Bigger And Badder 8/22/2012 6:01 AM
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nonsense to me to define this bike an "enduro"..Stumpjumper evo will be the one you'll see at enduro races

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Added a comment about feature Stocking Stuffer: Bontrager Tools, Tires and Shock Pump 12/16/2011 1:00 PM
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E: (nigel page voice) " LOOK AT THAT ROB!I'M GONNA GET TOO EXCITED!"
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Added a comment about press release World Number 6 Downhiller Brook MacDonald Signs With 23 Degrees 11/20/2011 4:54 AM
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yeti is gonna have a stacked field next year,with graves,jackson and brook!

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Added a comment about video Bond, Alan Bond... 8/25/2011 1:03 AM
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sick song and super sick riding by grappa lover al bond!

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