Mitch Ropelato on Taking his Specialized S-Works Enduro 29 to 2nd Place in Timed Runs at World Champs 1

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Mitch Ropelato on Taking his Specialized S-Works Enduro 29 to 2nd Place in Timed Runs at World Champs - World Championships Bikes and Gear 2013 - Mountain Biking Pictures - Vital MTB

Mitch Ropelato has chosen to ride a Specialized S-Works Enduro 29 at the 2013 World Championships DH race in South Africa. Earlier today, timed seeding runs took place and Mitch had the 2nd-fastest time on course. Listen to his thoughts on riding the big wheels in a high-speed, heavy-hitting downhill race. Credit: Duncan Philpott, Audio by Joe Bowman
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1 comment
  • Mr. P

    8/31/2013 9:50 AM

    Crongrats Mitch! Great result! Get it on race day!!!

    This just put the official seal on the new era of the capabilities of a modern AM bike. Holy crap.

    P

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