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Added a comment about video Kelly McGarry's 100-Foot Canyon Gap Crash at Rampage 9/26/2014 8:09 AM
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Helluva lot better than coming up short!

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Added a comment about video More Road Bike Insanity - Brumotti's Tribute to Martyn Ashton 6/3/2014 8:29 PM
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Damn, I want to see what this guy can do on a trials bike!

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Added a comment about feature First Look: Shimano XTR Di2 Electronic Shifting for MTB 5/31/2014 8:12 AM
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In 5 years, it will be affordable. In 10 years, every bike sold in a bike shop will have it. A little competition from SRAM will help this along in a big way.

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Added a comment about video Spectator Crashes While Riding Adam Brayton's Bike 4/26/2014 4:33 PM
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Makes sense, couple of beers, and a rowdy crowd, lot of people would do the same if you egged them on.

My neck hurts just watching it, poor bastard.

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Added a comment about feature New Spot for Red Bull Rampage 2014? 4/5/2014 9:32 PM
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Agreed, Rampage is due for a new site. If Berrecloth and McCaul like it, then I want to see it. But photographers could climb all over the old site, this looks treacherous for those without magic wheels and/or helicopter. Red Bull knows the money comes from the media, not rider stoke.

Then again, maybe the media will film the whole thing with quadcopters. It's a brave new world MFers.

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Added a comment about feature When a Fat Bike is Not Fat Enough 3/26/2014 7:03 PM
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Only if she's awake when I leave.

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Added a comment about feature MTB Bucket List, 5 Places to Ride at Least Once in Your Life According to Michael Browne 3/3/2014 11:48 AM
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That problem is related to two bigger problems which are: 1) too many people, and 2) too many litigious people. Even if a great trail is built legally here, buzz gets around and every storm trooper with a Monster Energy tee shirt comes to ride it. Then a storm trooper comes a little short on a gap jump and everybody gets shut out while the attorneys wring the landowner for every dime on their liability policy.

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Added a comment about feature MTB Bucket List, 5 Places to Ride at Least Once in Your Life According to Michael Browne 3/2/2014 6:47 PM
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Even here in California, where we can ride outdoors year round, I wish we had a Ray's. Rode MKE once and been dreaming of it since.

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Added a comment about video Nearly 17 Feet to Flat - Trials World Record Drop? 2/20/2014 9:08 PM
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I thought of the exact same thing, NORBA Nationals. That was the year I showed up without any accommodations, thinking I could crash with Joey. He was like, "yeah, sorry dude, I'm getting laid tonight." So I slept in the back of his truck in the condo parking lot like a hobo. Also, I thought I could just show up and compete in trials, and NORBA was like, "yeah, sorry dude, registration closed like a month ago". Oh, and JJ Gregorovich was there, and I was like, "hey, JJ, what's up man!" and he was like, "yeah, sorry dude, don't talk to me."

All in all, that was an awesome trip.

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Added a comment about video A Day In The 831 2/4/2014 5:26 PM
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Ooops, incomplete barspin..and..land it backwards like a boss.

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Added a comment about video Mountain Bike Math: Switchback Analysis 2/4/2014 5:18 PM
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MORR of this. Please.

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Added a comment about photo #ThrowbackThursday - Steve Peat at Home in 1998, Sprung 2 1/30/2014 7:08 PM
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Damn, I do love some old Sprungs.

And that NORBA track was uuuuuuugly!

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Added a comment about press release SR SUNTOUR's Ambassadors of Stoke Coming to Rays Indoor Bike Park Feb 5th, 7th and 8th 1/21/2014 8:13 PM
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Wish I could go. Tippie is a one-man riot. Plus, Ray's is absolutely the most fun you will ever have indoors.

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Added a comment about video Pro Tip: This Simple Trick Could Save You From Walking Home 1/13/2014 10:36 PM
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Or you could just drill your rims and run Schraders, like the North Shore huckin', not give a f##kin', bar draggin' badass that you are.

Prestas are for road bikes.

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Added a comment about news blog Judge Rules Trek's ABP Design Does Not Infringe on DW's Split Pivot Patent 12/16/2013 8:18 PM
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Mo' money, mo' lawyers.

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Added a comment about product review Tested: RockShox Pike RCT3 Fork 11/2/2013 7:40 PM
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I'm married w/ children, and therefore I ride a 5 year old Pike that I bought from Mike Ferrentino (yes that guy) for $40. Damn it's a good fork, best I ever had (well the 2002 Boxxer was pretty good too). I don't do jack to maintain the poor thing, and it just keeps sucking up big and little bumps. No leaks, creaks, or sneaks (what?). Hope it never dies, I can't afford to buy a new one for $1000!

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Added a comment about video 15-Years-Old and Pinned! Norway Downhill Action 11/2/2013 6:39 PM
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When I was 15, DH riders were lucky to have 2" of travel.

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Added a comment about video Bar Drag Bounty 3 Ems gon give it to ya! 11/2/2013 6:28 PM
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ripping.

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Added a comment about video Shredding In Santa Cruz 10/20/2013 8:45 PM
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I can taste the redwood duff. Big Bird, what you think?

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Added a comment about photo Scurra Hard Enduro Fork and Frame 9/20/2013 3:20 PM
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I feel like it's 1995 all over again.

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