Johan_Norberg's Forum Activity

Reply to XL and XXL bikes in Downhill? 3/30/2017 1:55 AM

Very interesting topic, in my circle of riding buddies I have been spearheading the longer bike for dh for a good 5 years now. I got the first gen carbon V10 in XL while being 6ft and everyone thought I was half mad. When everyone sat on it they just ... more »

Reply to Body Armor Air Bags? 12/25/2015 12:56 AM

Looking at Mayers crash I think the added thickness added a pretty big lever for his neck to swing over. His head just whips back so hard at impact its more scary than just landing on his back. On a ski hill you almost always land on a smooth surface ... more »

Reply to No-pedal Shifting - Easy Shift from HXR Components 12/25/2015 12:46 AM

Shifting while coasting is a good thing agreed but I dont know about doing it like this though. I've thought about the same solution but having a constant spinning chain seems like it could be a problem. If its reasonably priced I would def try it out ... more »