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New thread All Things US Open of MTB 5/25/2017 11:36 AM

What's happening race fans! This is the big weekend, the return of the US Open! We're on the ground here in New Jersey, and things are looking good! If you're here, let us know what you think. Otherwise feel free to speculate wildly, hypothesize about ... more »

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Reply to 2017 World Cup Downhill Bikes 5/18/2017 1:08 PM

Big wheel keep on turning Proud mary keep on burning And we're rolling, rolling Rolling on the river CCR predicted the rise of 29'ers 48 years ago... #subtext #illuminati #wagonwheelconspiracy #oregontrail #youhavediedofdysentery

Reply to All Things Fort William World Cup 2017 5/9/2017 12:50 PM

I will just say, the speeds at which this track is raced make it a lot more wild than one might judge. With that is mind, it isn't exactly Val di Sole. The breakfast at the Ft Bill cafe is one of the better meals going on the circuit though, and I appreciate ... more »

Reply to All Things Fort William World Cup 2017 5/9/2017 8:38 AM

I'm stoked to see the new section. Looks like that might be a sweet gap after the deer gate to the new! Also, looking back at RAW from Lourdes, specifically the gully section, the Syndicate dudes look so composed in the chatter after the huck...I think ... more »

New thread All Things Fort William World Cup 2017 5/9/2017 7:26 AM

It's a little early, but never too late to post about the next World Cup. Ben Cathro takes us on a wee tour of the track which has been tidied up and revised for this weekend's BDS race and the June World Cup.

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Reply to When did downhillers turn into drama queens? 5/4/2017 9:04 PM

This pretty much said it all. Also, fun fact: Mick Hannah tried to play the rain game in Qualies - perhaps too well, landing in 78th...unfortunately he crashed so we don't have a good barometer for that tactic in the current iteration ... more »
Reply to How many riders in the 2017 Lourdes World Cup DH Top 10 will be on 29ers? 4/19/2017 12:13 PM

That Lost looks badass. The color makes it look like wood too which is wild.

Reply to The U.S. Downhill Racing Thread 4/18/2017 8:43 AM

Pans and Zooms on the Dad Cam! Yes!

Reply to The U.S. Downhill Racing Thread 4/16/2017 9:29 AM

Reply to How many riders in the 2017 Lourdes World Cup DH Top 10 will be on 29ers? 4/16/2017 8:54 AM

I think we are going to see more 29ers than people think.

Reply to How many riders in the 2017 Lourdes World Cup DH Top 10 will be on 29ers? 4/12/2017 9:19 PM

This thread took a splendid turn. Too good! Additional photos of Alex racing and the CX vid are the cherry. Awesome.

Reply to How many riders in the 2017 Lourdes World Cup DH Top 10 will be on 29ers? 4/12/2017 11:58 AM

I think of this every time I hear or see "29er DH Bike" - lasting impression!

Reply to How many riders in the 2017 Lourdes World Cup DH Top 10 will be on 29ers? 4/12/2017 11:57 AM

High Single Pivot big-wheeled monster truck! Everyone who has ridden one seems to say the same as you...BCD has become The Great White Buffalo.

Reply to How many riders in the 2017 Lourdes World Cup DH Top 10 will be on 29ers? 4/12/2017 10:10 AM

Someone go find Alex Morgan and tell him it's time to unleash all the glory that was BCD in the mid-2000s with garage-built 29er DH bikes. Auto-entry to UCI events for the test pilots of said revamped carbon sleds. Let's mix it up a bit!

Reply to How many riders in the 2017 Lourdes World Cup DH Top 10 will be on 29ers? 4/11/2017 9:07 PM

2. Provided they have good races, Remi Thiron and Greg Minnaar. 3 if Gee has a good start to the season as well.

Reply to 2017 World Cup Downhill Bikes 4/6/2017 1:32 PM

Neko's bike is looking ready to get hurled into action. A post shared by Neko Mulally (@nekomulally) on Apr 6, 2017 at 7:52am PDT

Reply to 2017 World Cup Downhill Bikes 4/5/2017 9:05 PM

just saw this, had to throw it up. On a related note, Reece Potter is riding the new Antidote DH bike called the "Darkmatter". It looks so. sick. A post shared by Reece Potter (@reece_potter) on Apr 1, 2017 at 9:02pm PDT
Reply to 2017 Racing Rumors 4/4/2017 11:50 AM

Whoa! That is a big move. Wonder what's next for Mike...