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Updated bike check evancd's Norco Aurum 3/2/2013 9:27 PM
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Updated bike check evancd's Norco Aurum 3/2/2013 9:27 PM
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Started new thread 2012 Fox 36 Float R - 160mm - Tapered 12/17/2012 1:35 PM

2012 Fox 36 Float R - 160mm 1⅛” -1.5” Tapered Steerer - 198mm in length $450 20mm TA,. Air Sprung. External Rebound Adjustment. Stock on a 2012 Diamondback Mission Pro. Super fresh. Originally from fall 2011 and

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Started new thread 2011 Knolly Podium - Large with 2012 Fox DHX RC4 12/17/2012 1:27 PM

2011 Knolly Podium Frame - Large with 2012 Fox DHX RC4 - Kashima $1500 Color: Factory Raw This frame was originally purchased in the spring of 2011. In the fall of 2011 the front triangle, seatstay, and chainstay were replaced on warranty. At the time,

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Updated bike check evancd's Norco Aurum 5/31/2012 2:19 PM
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Added a comment about feature Win Custom Painted Allsport OH2 Carbon Wrist Braces 5/25/2012 9:11 AM
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As part of the result from the crash was 3 weeks of amnesia, I'll let my good friend Lacy Kemp's article in March 2012's Decline do the telling for me ("Dream Destination: Peru"). My version is a bit fuzzy to say the least. I have been back to riding a little less than 2 months and feel great. I owe every bit of my recovery to my friends, family, supporters, and the biking community as a whole. So THANKS!! If you're riding in the PNW or the WBP, look for the big dude shredding in an eye patch and say hi for a high five. Everyone's love is something I will never forget.

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Added a comment about video 17 Questions: Rachel Atherton 2/22/2012 3:32 PM
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Watching this is one of the very few times in the past 5 months since my crash in Peru where the double vision has been rad!

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Added a comment about feature Evil Undead Carbon Downhill Bike Spy Shots 2/17/2012 8:59 AM
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Man, that must have taken so many CAD hours

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Added a product review for Urge Endur-O-Matic Open Face Helmet 12/28/2011 9:11 AM
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Life Saver

Rating:

The Good: - Saved my life(!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!) - Comfortable - Much lighter than it looks - Stylish - -Confidence Inspiring w/ more all around protection

The Bad: - A bit warm on super hot days or very long climbs - Visor warped a bit after being in the sun on a black table in 80 degree heat for 8 hours at our expo booth (plus side is that if the visor is removed it can be set back to flat pretty easily with a heat gun and something big heavy and flat)

Overall: This thing saved my life. Not in a figurative "I got a small branch to the head, OMG" way, in a completely literal life-saving way. Read on for a few more details. I took a very serious crash in Peru in the fall (see March 2012 Decline for more deets on the trip and crash). Absolutely every doctor I've seen said had I not been wearing a helmet I surely would have died (some even laughed at the question). Also every one of them said had I been wearing a less protective helmet I would have most likely come out out of the wreck with serious permanent brain damage. I'm off the bike for a few more months, but my recovery is going amazingly well (most people would still be in bed now, not out building trails and riding their trainer 5 days a week). I owe a massive portion of that to Urge, their awesome US distributor, and my Endur-O-Matic. Although pretty clearly unusable now the lid keeps a prominent spot on my gear shelf. All things considered that benefit probably outweighs any cons, eh?

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Added a comment to evancd's bike check 6/7/2011 8:01 AM
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Also I now I run a set of DT EX1750 Wheels for races.

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Added reply in a thread Featured Bikes 6/7/2011 8:00 AM

Knolly Podium The photo was taken before a few upgrades such as as Gravity Light DM Stem, Gravity Light 7050 Cranks, and Kashima UT's for the 40.

Updated bike check evancd's Norco Aurum 6/7/2011 7:56 AM
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Updated bike check evancd's Norco Aurum 6/6/2011 11:59 AM
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Added a comment about photo Guy French 4/22/2011 8:56 AM
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Better duck and cover, or the GoPro 'copter will take me out too.

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Added reply in a thread What body armor do you wear for DH?? 3/25/2011 1:39 PM

@Shenzi "Even if now Leatt and A-Stars says that the back piece is supposed to break under a certain load." I can vouch for that little carbon bit on the Leatts breaking under a certain load as I did mine in a couple months ago. It's hard to say what ... more »

Added a comment about feature VitalOTB for Schladming World Cup 9/18/2009 7:26 AM
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1. S. Hill: 4:12.14
2. S. Peat: 4:13.26
3. G. Atherton: 4:14.31

1. S. Jonnier: 4.50.30

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Added reply in a thread Play Now - VitalOTB World Champs - Win an Evil Hardtail Frame! 8/25/2009 10:07 AM

1. S. Peat - 2:40:29 2. S. Hill - 2:41:02 3. G. Minnaar - 2:41:52 1. S Jonnier - 3:00:22