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The tease continues.... #tossbacktuesday @suspendedproductions A photo posted by Aaron Gwin (@aarongwin1) on Jan 19, 2016 at 12:04pm PST
So does this mean that Gwin isn't on YT for sure? Have we determined who the mystery rider is in the Norco instagram post? Initially it looked like Leov but now we know that's not the case. Earlier in this thread rumors were that Gwin was on Rocky Mtn, ... more »
Specialized Ground Control Trek Y Carbon Specialized BigHit Cove G-Spot KHS Dominatrax Norco 4Hun Intense Tazer HT Yeti AS-X Intense M1 Mongoose Nugget Jamis Dakar BAM2 Specialized Demo Commencal Absolut
I had a Nugget a while back and it was a very fun and playful bike, i wrote a review about it on vital.... http://www.vitalmtb.com/product/guide/Bikes,3/Mongoose/Nugget,3263 Overall i was very happy with it, it was very good dirt jumper and on the flow ... more »
I agree with the comments above in regards to just hearing nature when riding the trails but there is something awesome about the buzz of a rear hub like the Chris King. My votes on the loud hubs.
I'm from Canada (from the prairie provinces) and our local ski hill used to be open for mountain biking in the summer but just recently had to shut down as they could not even break even. Although mountain biking is gaining popularity, I think freeride/DH ... more »
I think that might be "Slugger" must be a pic of Marc Beaumont's fork.
Isn't he on HT Components http://vitalmtb.com/news/press-release/HT-Components-Welcomes-Aaron-Gwin,462
Wade Simmons section from Shift Shaun Palmer section from Chainsmoke
Good video regarding this topic:
One more....this was my DJ bike back in 2004. Note the fat tires, 24" back wheel, burly BMX crank...I think this bike weighted around 35 pounds.
Various shots from 2000-2001 on the Cove G-Spot and KHS Dominatrax
That cabin is awesome. I think you are right about the ladder bridge on top of the roof (at least thats what it looked like from the initial sketches of the course). Would be kind of cool if they added a jump on the side and build a big wallride off ... more »
Here is the teaser on the Red Bull site for the course.
It will be interesting as to how they build the "big mountain" concept into this course, besides ladder bridges and big drops I don't know what they can really do to showcase the talent of the big mountain riders. Either way, should be a cool event, ... more »
Here is some of the damage from Rampage (PS - these are not my pictures)
My Old School M1 before the shock blew up...