ONE LAP: Mick Hannah and Evan Turpen, Sea Otter DH 2013 5

Take a hot, dusty lap down the 2013 Sea Otter DH track with Mick Hannah and Evan Turpen. Consider Sea Otter to be a chess game, where your equipment choice is just as important as your line choice. Big wheels, little wheels? Big bike, little bike? We'll see on Sunday.

Credit: Evan Turpen's Bell Helmet
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5 comments
  • MrPlow

    4/19/2013 3:07 AM

    Gravey!

  • Pininator

    4/18/2013 10:17 PM

    Charlie Sponsel for the win - you heard it here first!

  • Maverickdh005

    4/18/2013 9:47 PM

    Looks so smooth a cyclo cross bike might be the go! Looks like ya could have some fun whips on the jumps atleast!

  • Big Bird

    4/19/2013 6:19 PM

    I have a crossish bike and a DH bike and have ridden the course. I'd much rather have the DH, or at least the 6x6.

  • Herzalot

    4/18/2013 7:06 PM

    After seeing this, and considering the winning equipment last year --- Ropelato on a Stumpy 29er...

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