Added a comment about feature Aaron Gwin Number Board and Fresh New Signature Grips From ODI 9/21/2017 5:31 AM
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I guess the plate mount looks cool, but it looks over engineered to me. I hold a disposable plate on with 3 cable ties and it only has to last for a weekend. Also I run different numbers all season...what then? Do I have to buy stick on numbers like in MX. A solution to a problem that didn't need solving maybe.

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Added a comment about product review Torture Tested: Over 84 Miles & 11,000 Feet of Elevation Gain on the New e*thirteen TRS+ 11-Speed 9-46 Tooth Cassette 9/13/2017 1:12 PM
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Forget the cassette, I want to know what happened to Nate. Did he get married and live happily ever after?

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Added a comment about video Onboard with Loris Vergier / DHI Course - Cairns, AUS 9/8/2017 2:48 AM
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Wow I feel sick...

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Added reply in a thread Are We About To See The Longest Hotseat Streak Ever? 9/8/2017 1:22 AM

I'll just leave this here ;-)

Added reply in a thread Are We About To See The Longest Hotseat Streak Ever? 9/7/2017 2:00 PM

Graves got 3rd in Pietermaritzburg on an Enduro bike. He hadn't raced DH in 2013 either. At Fort William, Sam got 18th on one of the longest, roughest tracks on a bike he had only ridden at that event. A full season of Enduro racing will give Sam the ... more »

Added a comment about feature Muc-Off Cleaning, Protecting and Lubing...Your Bike 9/5/2017 2:21 PM
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If you mean me, I guess I'm a douche with an opinion. I doubt the beautiful lady in the pics cares what I think. Sorry if I offended anyone.

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Added a comment about photo Why Tho? 9/5/2017 12:01 PM
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might be useful if you have one arm longer than the other

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Added reply in a thread 2017 World Champs Bikes 9/4/2017 12:29 PM

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Added a comment about feature Muc-Off Cleaning, Protecting and Lubing...Your Bike 9/3/2017 11:35 AM
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Face like Baywatch, tats like Crimewatch. Whatever floats your boat my brother ;-)

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Added a comment about photo Jeff Steber with the Intense Carbon 29er DH Bike at Full G-Out 8/24/2017 5:47 AM
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The lovechild of an M16 and a Specialized Demo

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Added reply in a thread 2017 World Championship Teams 8/16/2017 3:09 PM

I'm in Sweden and it has been on the national news. Serious business. Some good info in the comments section of the Pinkbike article, not in the article itself, which is a pretty one sided, sensationalist piece of click bait. POC and Swedish Cycling ... more »

Added a comment about product review Do Cheap Chinese Carbon Wheels Last? Two Years of Abuse on Light Bicycle's Carbon Rims 7/27/2017 11:24 PM
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Somebody has to pay Greg Minnaars salary....

Seriously though. Race teams, R and D, marketing etc don't come cheap.

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Added reply in a thread Arm Pump & Hand Fatigue - Tips & Tricks 7/26/2017 5:54 AM

You included my a few of my favorites in your original list: 1) Ride more 2) Brake less 3) Brake lever angle/bar setup To add to this I would say it's how you brake that has a big effect. Brake hard and less often. Don't drag your brakes over braking ... more »

Added a comment about photo Danny Hart Back on 27.5 6/28/2017 1:09 PM
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Honestly, I don't think Danny has looked comfortable on the 29er all year. After dominating the latter part of 2016, why change things? You have to respect Gwin for having the confidence to stick to 27.5.

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Added reply in a thread ALL THINGS ANDORRA WORLD CUP 6/26/2017 2:24 PM

Yep I agree. Danny Hart...on 27.5".

Added reply in a thread Should There Be a 29er DH Class and 27.5 DH Class at World Cups? 6/14/2017 12:50 AM

I agree it's hard to make judgements by looking at the results because it is down to individual performances but we can compare the result to last years race. The same guys finished first and second and the rest of the top 10 is made up of the usual ... more »

Added reply in a thread Should There Be a 29er DH Class and 27.5 DH Class at World Cups? 6/12/2017 11:30 PM

It seems to me that the bigger wheels didn't offer any distinct advantage at Leogang. The track was too smooth with bermed corners for the large wheels to make any difference. Any benefits from increased grip, momentum and rollover were negated by a ... more »

Added a comment about slideshow Faster and More Fun Than You Think - Leogang Training Sessions 6/9/2017 11:00 PM
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Not sure i get Luca's point really. There are more red flags because the track is so fast which means big consequences when you crash. 'How many riders mullered themselves today' shouldn't be the guideline for how difficult a track is. But it's cool to have variety and that those guys are having fun, can't wait for Sunday.

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Added a comment about video Why Loic Bruni Won't Race his Prototype Specialized 29er at Fort William 6/4/2017 10:09 AM
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UCI rule 6.1.064 Bicycles with 20” wheels may be raced only in standard categories. Cruisers may be
raced only in cruiser categories.

With the exception set forth herein below, all bicycles used in the standard 20” type must be equipped with matching wheels that are nominally 20” in diameter. The total diameter of the wheels, inflated tires included, shall not exceed 22 1/2” (57 cm).

The total diameter of the wheels, inflated tires included, in the cruiser type shall measure at least 22 1/2” (57 cm), and the total diameter of the wheels, inflated tires included, shall be no larger than 26” in diameter.

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Added a comment about video Why Loic Bruni Won't Race his Prototype Specialized 29er at Fort William 6/4/2017 10:05 AM
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Tell that to the guys who shelled out $10k on a V10c a couple of months ago.

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