Added reply in a thread 2020 Mountain Bike Team Rumors 12/4/2019 12:22 AM

Probably rob Warner. Sam Hill been riding Vitus road bikes, but probably a chain reaction thing.

Added reply in a thread 2020 Mountain Bike Team Rumors 11/21/2019 12:48 PM

With redbull sponsorship, what's the go? Are you a Redbull athlete for life?

Added reply in a thread What is the Best Air Shock? 11/18/2019 12:44 PM

Nice one! I picked up a RS Deluxe RT3 for free the other day, grabbed a MegNeg can on special and will see how that works. Even better was it was a Firm/Heavy Tune. I am excited to see how such a budget shock can perform with some fettling.

Added reply in a thread What is the Best Air Shock? 11/7/2019 12:50 PM

3 words EXT Storia LOK Legit game changing shock, with a price to match. Best I can explain it is like this. small bump like coil (no shit) damping like ohlins but better (I really like their TTX) bottom out resistance like your fav air shock I did a ... more »

Added reply in a thread 2020 Mountain Bike Team Rumors 10/20/2019 5:14 PM

No flame, legit question. What is the main driver for a team now days to race WCDH, let's face it.... it isn't to sell DH bikes anymore. Is it like F1, where it's just pushing the technical boundaries of the sport for future R&D and product dev? ... more »

Added reply in a thread 2020 Mountain Bike Team Rumors 10/16/2019 1:39 PM

Slightly better source than that

I got some more moves and shakes, but respect the friendship with this particular person to divulge more, Sorry. Come Jan 1st you may hear more once the hangovers clear.
Added reply in a thread 2020 Mountain Bike Team Rumors 10/16/2019 3:15 AM

Johannes von Klebelsberg to mondraker again I’ve heard

Added reply in a thread Dual crown forks in enduro soon? 9/16/2019 2:46 PM

Not far off the mark, Fox 38 will be next.

Added reply in a thread 2020 Mountain Bike Team Rumors 9/14/2019 2:06 PM

Jack had a giant intense sell off of his bikes this week.

Added reply in a thread Is the 29 / 27.5 combo (97.5) bike here to stay? 9/9/2019 7:43 PM

when I mullet'ed my e-bike (27.5 x 2.8 plus tyred) I put a 29 x 2.5 assegai and a 27.5 x 2.4 Dissector up back, head angle got 0.8 slacker and BB stayed essentially the same within a millimetre or so when compared to stock geo. The bike is a beast now, ... more »

Added reply in a thread 2020 Mountain Bike Team Rumors 9/7/2019 9:46 PM

Joe Breeden was also riding one of Dean Lucas' spare Worlds Scott frames... I wouldn't read into it too much.

Added reply in a thread 2019 World Champs from Mont-Sainte-Anne 9/1/2019 3:00 PM

Well that was well worth waking up at 2.45am for! Gutted for Troy, he wanted that one more than anything. But hats off to Loic for the perfect run. Fast, yet totally in control. 72kph through the speed trap with rocks the size of small dogs is near insane ... more »

Added reply in a thread 2020 Mountain Bike Team Rumors 8/22/2019 2:55 PM

Jack Moir on Mongoose

Added reply in a thread Discussion: Fork Damping vs Spring Rate 8/16/2019 6:27 PM

if you ever watch the EWS highlight youtube videos, Hills bike is visibly more compliant than his competitors. Bike is constantly in the midstroke on the slow mo. Obviously works for him. One thing I've learned with suspension is while there is theoretical ... more »

Added reply in a thread New Specialized enduro? Potato cam 8/10/2019 9:39 PM

ones VPP the other Horst link or FSR.... the only similarity the shock is down low pretty much.

Added reply in a thread New Specialized enduro? Potato cam 8/10/2019 4:09 PM

Added reply in a thread New Specialized enduro? Potato cam 8/8/2019 2:57 PM

Original proto bike

Diff angle of above I have one more pic but it's on work phone and my daughter has dribbled into the charge port lol. I'll dig it up. I put both up on my insta and was DM'ed within an hour from a PR company demanding ... more »
Added reply in a thread When you have to eat your words... 8/4/2019 3:02 PM

another hater come owner of an e-bike here. I use it for trail building, recovery rides and as a husband/father for the 1.5hrs I get free to myself to crush as many laps as I can. I always thought it was cheating.... but who am I racing? More laps.... ... more »

Added reply in a thread Discussion: Fork Damping vs Spring Rate 7/24/2019 3:07 PM

Damping = De-amplitude. Very good topic and good discussion. This is something I've done a LOT of testing on. I've built myself a franken-36, Just stuff I had laying around combined with a purchase of a Grip2 damper, it's impressed me but I think there ... more »

Added reply in a thread Tires and inserts 6/27/2019 3:20 PM

230lb's Trailbike Exo+ Maxxis casing whatevers (usually DHF) with a Vittoria Air liner up back only DH bike Need all the help I can get, Cushcore front and back on DH casing. (Assegai) EX511's both bikes. Solid reliable combo.