if your life is about making your best ideas real and the love you have for your kids then shit... good life... take a deep breath... its not about the bike... its about the man and his life and his work... i can relate... if a journalist told me to shut my kid up and wash the bike i would just politely end the interview... no time for that kind of BS...
Added reply in a thread UCI Reduces Number of WC DH Riders, Increases Team Fees 9/26/2015 8:28 AM
This makes the most sense if they also make it easier to inscribe a race into UCI calendar. Where are the riders who are forced out going to compete? How will they score points to win their way back? At what events will they gain experience that they ... more »
Added reply in a thread Enduro practice - Should it be standardized? 7/29/2015 8:25 PM
I agree with this in general. It's really important to get straight so the sport can grow. As a person responsible for a few total Fuck ups in the way a race is run I am learning a lot. I feel that gaining consistency in officiating and the process used ... more »
Added reply in a thread Enduro practice - Should it be standardized? 7/26/2015 11:27 AM
Don't get me wrong, I agree that being in control is the key, and I believe that the extra practice time can be significant. In all likelihood we will see a good race, and crested butte practice-gate will recede. But I do expect the issue to receive ... more »
Added reply in a thread Enduro practice - Should it be standardized? 7/25/2015 4:21 PM
I just look at this and think how hard this enduro thing is to manage with the growth so fast, and the officiating and rules lagging behind with so few staff to manage these fine details, and anticipate these issues, and so little experience built up ... more »
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