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Reply to do you workout? 2/18/2016 12:49 PM

the main focus of my workouts is core work/stabilization work and deadlift, kettle swing, burpess since I have seen the most gains from that as far as riding goes. I also focus on shoulder work but that's mostly due to two separated shoulders. Lower ... more »

Reply to How Big is Too Big? 39-inch Wheels on a Mountain Bike 2/17/2016 2:38 PM

Honestly I think the only hold up for building this would be tires and maybe wheels. otherwise grab some steel and get welding

Reply to 2016 Racing Rumours 10/25/2015 11:26 AM

My bad

Reply to 2016 Racing Rumours 10/25/2015 8:14 AM

Graves just posted on his Instagram with Gwin. Gwin rocking the yeti hat!!!

Reply to Undecided about clips or flats? Here's a 3rd option 9/2/2015 2:38 PM

Interesting idea no doubt but the lack of float is a big issue. If there was a way to engineer a little pivot with some springs in the pedal that would simulate float that would be a step forward. I think there was a flat pedal that was attempting the ... more »

Reply to Newish to MTB/ New to Racing 7/13/2015 2:31 PM

I just signed up for the Arkansas Enduro Race in September and it will be first bike race in 6 years and first enduro race. Its about the only series reasonably close.

Reply to AM wheels on a budget 4/27/2015 6:07 AM

Take a look at the Spank Oozy 295 trail wheels. They are reasonably priced and actually really light and tough. I have taken a couple hard hits on mine and they are still true and tight. Give them a look.

New thread Short Travel 29ers 3/9/2015 10:52 AM

So have really been considering moving to a short travel 29er and from what i understand there is a lot of new ones out there. The ones i know of are listed below: Banshee Phantom Transition Smuggler Evil The Following Canfield Riot (not released yet) ... more »

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New thread Ordering a Frame from Chain Reaction Cycles 1/19/2015 2:16 PM

I am considering ordering a frame (2015 vitus escarpe) from Chain Reaction Cycles and was wondering if anyone on here has had any experience with this? I have read about people ordering parts but no frames. Sounds like Customs is a hit or miss on parts ... more »

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Reply to Best aggressive all mountain frame 11/11/2014 12:42 PM

Out of those three Yeti for sure but might want to consider the Banshee Rune. Definitely a lower price and heavier (no Carbon Frame) but 160mm travel and adjustable geometry (65-66 Degree HTA). Worth a look

Reply to Front Chainring Size for 1x10 on 27.5" 11/10/2014 2:35 PM

Fellow Texas rider here. I run a 34t on a rocky mountain thunderbolt and works great for the trails around here but i dont have a 40T sproket and run a standard 11-36T rear end.

New thread Norco Sight Killer B or Banshee Spitfire V2 wanted 8/19/2014 2:15 PM

Looking for a lightly used or new Norco Sight Killer B or Banshee Spitfire V2 Frame. Size medium. Not looking for a full bike that i could buy and sell off the parts. Dont have the time to do that so really only interested in frames. thanks.

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New thread Difference Between 2014 Cove Hustler and Switchback Unveil 7 6/9/2014 2:42 PM

So quick question I am hoping someone can help me with. Is there any difference between the 2014 Cove Hustler and the Switchback bikes Unveil 7? From the what i have read and the pictures they look almost the exact same and I am curious if any one can ... more »

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