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Added a comment about product review Tested: Kore Jive Flat Pedal 10/21/2014 9:20 PM

I've like the Point 1 pedals I've run, they might be Gamut now, but they are thin, more durable, and better platform/grip. They cost a bit more, but I think it is worth it. E13's are great for DH, but almost too big. I have not run them for an extended period of time, but they might really scrape on a lot of stuff. The tires are Michelin's advanced tires. They are some of the best I've run.

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Added a comment about photo 2015 Ellsworth Dare Carbon 9/12/2014 12:41 PM

You obviously don't know Ellsworth. Of course it is bad. They said it themselves: "This is the first bike to be built, so testing and further refinement are expected to happen before production." Way to go. Make carbon molds and a bike before you even know wtf it is going to ride like. Maybe that is too harsh. I'm sure they'll redo all the forms and not just tweak the upper link in an effort to make it 'good enough'.

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Added a comment about photo Kenda Honey Badger DH Tire 9/1/2014 9:50 AM

A sub 1000 gram DH tire in the even bigger size of 27.5? I can't wait to see how sturdy the casing is on that, looks like it rolls really well too.

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Added a comment about press release First Athlete Names Released for Inaugural Pinnacle 10-Racer Head-To-Head DH Championships 8/17/2014 7:48 AM

So you won't watch it? No, you will watch it. This might bring mountain biking to more people than many other things have, so what's the harm in trying? Riders have a choice to do it or not, it isn't like they have to do this for world cup points.

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Added a comment about slideshow Enduro World Series Whistler BC Recon Slideshow 8/10/2014 8:57 AM

Go to the photo of Matt Slaven and see why people suck. So many of those riders murder the local trails and spread out lines for their own benefit. Sucks that he couldn't care that the actual trail is a couple feet to his right. Of all the enduros, Whistler seems awesome. Lots of pedalling, as it should be between sections. Lots of cool descending, but don't make your own tracks everywhere and spread out trails to make highways.

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Added a comment about photo WINNING BIKE: Sam Hill's Nukeproof Pulse 27.5 8/4/2014 8:30 AM

I don't know why it is so crazy that Sam won on flat pedals. Gee won on flat pedals this year. Nobody seemed to make much of a fuss about that. If there was anyone who is a clipped in rider, it is Gee. Smith has run flats, Brook still is for the most part, Peaty and Minnaar were on them for Champery before, Blenki and Bryceland were on flats just a bit ago. Way more of an argument for flats that a rider like Gee, on a pedally track like Cairns, won. Pretty much solidifies my opinion that you're a fool if you think you shouldn't have to ride flat pedals well. Flat pedals make you good, clips might make you faster.

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Added a comment about photo 27.5 Santa Cruz V10 Carbon 7/30/2014 9:55 PM

Syndicate using a mid-shock mount chip? Looks like halfway between the 8.5 and 10 modes. Of course the frame could be different as far as the linkage, but there is a lot of space on either side of that bolt.

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Added a comment about photo Jared Graves' Prototype Long-Travel Yeti SB6C with Switch Infinity 7/24/2014 4:28 PM

I'd consider even less travel and maybe drop bars for Winter Park.

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Added a comment about video The Spokesman 7/22/2014 5:54 PM

Best video anyone has put out since some of Tri Ride's stuff a few years back. Nice perspective.

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Added a comment about product review Tested: Acre Hauser - Hauler of Fun 7/20/2014 8:32 AM

This pack is made in Amurrica Acadian, not sure if you are down with that.

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Added a comment about feature First Look: 2015 Yeti SB5c with Switch Infinity Technology 7/19/2014 7:04 PM

Moar shimz.

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Added a comment about video Epic, Epic FAIL: Guy Jumps Huge Ramp with No Landing 7/19/2014 6:58 PM

Danny Hart would have landed it no problem.

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Added a comment about photo Prototype Ibis 27.5 Bike Spotted at EWS 7/12/2014 5:43 PM

It took a while for this to come out because it takes most SL-R's 8-12 months to stretch enough to fit 27.5 wheels.

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Added a comment about photo Murdered Out Santa Cruz Nomad 7/12/2014 6:48 AM

Murder, with a helping of caution tape.

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Added a comment about photo ENVE Stem and Bars on Josh Bryceland's Santa Cruz V10c 7/10/2014 10:01 PM

Stock steel bolts on the front part of the direct mount clamp and ti bolts on the two rear mounts? And they even replaced the fork bumper bolts with aluminum. Rad touches.

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Added a comment about video RockShox Tech Pills | BoXXer | Charger Damperâ„¢ Upgrade kit 7/3/2014 9:58 PM

Way to be helpful and keep the information to yourself when you know it is so important.

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