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Reply to World Cup Downhill MTB Race Talk 5/28/2019 8:39 AM

At least that takes out the Large vs XL debate.

Reply to DH Not In Cycling World Champs 2023 Athlete Message Video 3/12/2019 4:09 PM

Painful to watch. If only they don’t forget to put it on the schedule, while Zwifting away on their E-bikes on a snowy slope.

Reply to Works Components Headset Help needed 1/24/2019 10:03 AM

@ride In times of endless discussion about the durometer of the 23d left side knob on Gwins tire, I salute you for such a helpful answer. Really exactly the info I was looking for! Knocked the thing out of my old frame without looking which way was forward. ... more »

New thread Works Components Headset Help needed 1/23/2019 10:42 AM

Hi Guys, I've purchased a Works Components 2 degree angle headset in ec44-zs56 configuration a couple years ago. Ran it in a previous frame with much joy, Got a new frame and wanted to fit the headset in the new frame. The top cup is offset from the ... more »

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Reply to 2019 Racing Rumors 12/18/2018 3:56 AM

New bike already there! Also the guy behind Crema cycles is heavily involved with ENVE (distributing?) And he seems to be at the Commencal training camp. Commie on ENVE next year seems likely after the Chris King link with the Commencal team ... more »
Reply to 2019 Racing Rumors 12/1/2018 1:03 PM

All the connections and conspiracy theories coming to an end??‍♂️?
Reply to 2019 Racing Rumors 11/21/2018 3:10 AM

Commencal/Vallnord switching to ChrisKing hubs. They were on Spank wheels last year right?

Reply to 2019 Racing Rumors 11/18/2018 2:00 AM

Although Scott and Nino sounds/seems like a bond for the lifetime.. Perhaps something changing? They've had a Scott-team-gala thing last night.

Reply to Cleaning goggle straps? 10/17/2018 1:53 PM

I got Oakleys from which I can remove the strap. Toss them in the washing machine as well. They tend to curl up a bit when done tho but a quick once over with an flat-iron gets them looking like new.

Reply to 2018 Racing Rumors 3/2/2018 1:36 AM

Reply to 2018 Racing Rumors 2/26/2018 9:57 AM

There's an E-bike from Canyon dropping pretty soon, that might be it.

Reply to 2018 Racing Rumors 12/7/2017 2:06 AM

It maybe isn’t technically team-news, but holy schmoke what is YT paying this man... High five to Aaron for figuring it out.

New thread No more Trans-Provence... 11/6/2017 4:32 PM

Just got a mail containing a message from Ash stating there will be no more Trans-Provence.. https://vimeo.com/241597868

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Reply to 2016 Racing Rumours 1/22/2016 4:31 AM

As far as my pixelated zoom judgement can see that's still a white S on the headtube from Specialized.

Reply to 2016 Racing Rumours 1/3/2016 3:55 PM

@Muzza Good catch there! After the last interview with Gwin and also the one with Hall I doubt they'll seperate considering they got quite a good thing going.

Reply to 2016 Racing Rumours 12/28/2015 12:48 PM

That gym is the Rockwell training facillity which is sponsored by and involved with Monster (the owners wife works for them) But Gwin has been training there for a long time, as do multiple other RedBull Athletes.

Reply to Forum Hot Seat - Craig Stikman Glaspell, International Marketing, Bicycle at Troy Lee Designs 12/22/2015 3:34 PM

Stikman, Seeing you're still answering and I'm late for the party: Jared Graves ran select tld gear last season(gloves&protection if I'm correct) He changed quite some bit regarding which pieces of tld he used throughout the years, how did those ... more »

Reply to Ordering a Frame from Chain Reaction Cycles 1/19/2015 2:31 PM

Can't say anything about customs since I'm from the Netherlands but ordered 2 frames from crc, 1 premium price and 1 mega bargain, both came perfectly wrapped in padded foam stuff and arrived without any damage. Though my country isn't quite USA distance ... more »

Reply to 2015 Racing Rumours - MTB Musical Chairs 12/21/2014 4:33 PM

I guess that means Jerome in Troy Lee gear next year.