iceman2058's Forum Activity
Reply to 2016 Racing Rumours 11/26/2015 7:35 AM
Check it out, we interviewed UCI MTB Coordinator Simon Burney on the topic of changes to the minimum entry requirements for the World Cup in 2016, among other topics: http://www.vitalmtb.com/features/2016-World-Cup-DH-Changes-Simon-Burney-Interview,945. ... more »
Reply to 2016 Racing Rumours 11/26/2015 6:07 AM
More info from Lapierre here: http://www.vitalmtb.com/videos/member/Lapierre-Leaves-DH-Thank-You,30345/iceman2058,94.
Reply to 2016 Racing Rumours 11/26/2015 5:37 AM
Goodbye note from Bruni:
Reply to Forum Hot Seat - Dave Camp, RockShox Design Engineer 11/19/2015 11:13 AM
Yo Dave! Have you (or anybody else to your knowledge) experimented with dual-rate springs for MTB suspension? Everybody is always looking for small bump compliance + big hit ramp-up...could dual spring rates help address that need, or am I missing something?
Reply to 2016 Racing Rumours 11/18/2015 9:20 AM
This seems to point to Rude staying with Yeti. Let's hope he gets to ride more DH next year too!
Reply to Introduce yourself 11/18/2015 2:14 AM
I don't think he fits his F-14 anymore...
Reply to Introduce yourself 11/17/2015 1:22 PM
Johan Hjord is the name, iceman2058 here on the site, I'm one of the crew that slave away tirelessly to bring you, our readers, rad content from the 4 corners of the globe. Originally from Sweden, I've lived in California, France, Ireland and now more
Reply to How do you guys store your bikes? 11/17/2015 10:01 AM
I just pile mine in a corner. I'm trying to figure out the optimal formula to make sure the one I need is NEVER at the front. I'm pretty close to nailing it.
Reply to 2016 Racing Rumours 11/17/2015 8:23 AM
Emily rides for Trek Factory Racing, NOT Trek World Racing. Trek World Racing was a private racing program owned by Martin Whiteley, with Trek as the headline sponsor. Trek Factory Racing is Trek's own racing program. TWR stopping its activity will not ... more »
Reply to 2016 Racing Rumours 11/11/2015 7:12 AM
One cat out of the bag! http://www.vitalmtb.com/news/press-release/The-Atherton-Family-Joins-Trek-Factory-Racing-Downhill,1215
Reply to 2016 Racing Rumours 11/7/2015 12:49 PM
If you zoom in... A photo posted by @ream_tumours on Nov 7, 2015 at 12:20pm PST
Reply to 2015 Red Bull Rampage Build 10/11/2015 4:10 AM
The American Dream! Slaving away in the desert the past few days roughing out a line. Pretty big learning curve being a rampage rookie! You know your in America when your daily transport is a sick jacked up truck! Cheers @alanmandel94 for the wheels and tools! #rampage #toyota #dirt #rocks #freedom A photo posted by Conor Macfarlane (@conor_macfarlane) on Oct 10, 2015 at 8:24pm PDT My diggers love me @mckay_vezina @anthony3vans @kirkmcdowall #thetribe #rampage A photo posted by Bas van Steenbergen (@basvsteenbergen) on Oct 10, 2015 at 7:54pm PDT It's steep up here! #rampage #otrmedia A photo posted by Brian Raphael ... more »
Reply to 2015 Red Bull Rampage Build 10/11/2015 4:07 AM
Reply to 2015 Red Bull Rampage Build 10/11/2015 4:05 AM
The 2015 edition of Red Bull Rampage is now well and truly underway. The riders have been on site for 2 days scoping out and digging their lines, and before they start putting tires to dirt today (Sunday), here are a few posts to give you a little glimpse
Reply to 2015 Red Bull Rampage Build 10/8/2015 2:35 PM
Reply to UCI Reduces Number of WC DH Riders, Increases Team Fees 9/26/2015 7:41 AM
Not as of the time of writing.
Reply to 2015 Racing Rumours - MTB Musical Chairs 9/9/2015 7:08 AM
IS IT 2016 ALREADY? Kick off the offseason transfer fun in the new thread, post 'em if you got 'em: http://www.vitalmtb.com/forums/The-Hub,2/2016-Racing-Rumours,8720 YEOW!
Reply to do you flip your bike upside down to put on your front wheel? 6/4/2015 9:16 AM
The dropper remote goes UNDER your left handlebar where your front shifter used to be anyway (visit a museum if you want to see what THOSE looked like), the rest of the stuff on your handlebars is nothing to worry about...
Reply to What is this from? 5/26/2015 11:07 PM
It's Bernard Kerr down in Queenstown, NZ. AFAIK it wasn't part of an edit, "just" a clip.
Reply to FEST Series Awesomeness from Aggy's Reunion 5/20/2015 11:30 PM
Epic doesn't half tell the story. http://www.vitalmtb.com/videos/member/FEST-Series-Aggys-Reunion-POV,28898/csteen,28416