- Bike Checks
Right on! I'd suggest you grab yourself a 50mm length stem and some bars with a decent amount of rise. This will make the transition back and forth between the BMX and MTB a little easier. I run these but cut down to ~750mm width: http://www.jensonusa.com/Spank-Spike-800-Race-50mm-Rise-Handlebar?cs=White ... more »
This is Strider. He's a catahoula leopard mix and needs a solid eight plus miles a day or he's bouncing off the walls. Occasionally we'll throw a GPS tracker in his pack to see how fast and far he goes (loves those bunnies and squirrels). Tops out at
More details: http://www.westword.com/news/mountain-bike-hate-nails-planted-point-up-on-popular-biking-trail-7922517 "The nail strips were found on the Little Scraggy Trailhead. Investigators also received two other reports of sharp objects being left ... more »
This rig serves as a workhorse for us, pulls our house around North America, and the massive bed comes in handy from time to time. That's 17 rides loaded for transport from Test Sessions.
Shimano to enter the dropper post game? Looks like it!
BOOM! Good one for sure. These boys get loose.
Here's the button you all should be clicking:
I travel often, and the only plus bikes I've seen in the wild have been in the Santa Cruz area under test riders (home to a few large bike companies), and as demos in various locations during MTB festivals or events. In my experience they have yet to ... more »
One of the raddest ever: Almost 2 years ago that this happened! @pedalersfork | @iamspecialized @deitycomponents #pumptrack #mtb A video posted by Marshall Mullen (@marshallmullen) on Apr 26, 2016 at 10:34am PDT
The Belgian rider was just banned from UCI events for six years: http://cycling-today.com/mechanical-doping-femke-van-den-driessche-gets-6-year-ban/
Here are a few video tests to consider. I don't feel like either of them were conducted in a way that provides conclusive data, but worth watching nonetheless.
Looking good, Shirley!
What?!! So rad.
Looks like some great dirt!
Ha! Someone bought it!
Top 15 in the Vital Mini-League after Lourdes:
The boys at Descent World have assembled enough rumors to fuel a massive bonfire. Dig in: http://www.descent-world.co.uk/2016/04/12/true-or-false-rumours-heard-at-lourdes/
At that level, those guys will surely pick the bike that they feel best suits the course or their riding styles. Risking race results isn't worth it for a photo or two, imo.
It certainly is! The voter winner is picked randomly.
Haha, here's a fun one! This serves as both a bike pump and an exercise machine. The resistance can be adjusted for "better muscular training."