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#ThrowbackThursday - World's First Downhill Race: Klunking in the 1970s - bturman - Mountain Biking Pictures - Vital MTB



In this awesome video from Evening Magazine, we get an up close look at one of the first organized downhill races - the now famous Repack from the 1970s. Imagine having to repack your hub after descending 1,300 feet with nothing but a coaster brake. Talk about fun!

Credit: Evening Magazine // Steve Kotton // Jim Farney // Academy of Art University // Jan Yanehiro // CBS Television

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