Added reply in a thread Wide MB shoes. 11/18/2016 2:25 PM

Sounds like awesome advice, my crash was pretty lame. I agree on jumping with clipless though. Motorcycles seem so much easier to jump than bicycles! I ride a 23 year old Trek 970 not good for jumping anything, i want to get a bike for dirt jumps now. ... more »

Added reply in a thread Wide MB shoes. 11/18/2016 10:06 AM

I ordered Giro Privateer HV Bike Shoes, in a 10.5 and 11 from Back Country they said I could send back the ones that didn't fit, the HV is supposed to be high volume EE.

Added reply in a thread Wide MB shoes. 11/17/2016 9:12 PM

Thanks I will call Fly, they only have size 10 or 11 though but who knows, I've been hunting shoes online for 4 hours now. I may try Dick's Sporting goods since you can take those back to the store and not worry about shipping them back if they don't ... more »

Started new thread Wide MB shoes. 11/17/2016 6:00 PM

I wear a 10 1/2 wide normal shoe. I tried the Shimano M089 SPD Mountain Bike Shoes - Wide Fit size 45. The length was right but they are not wide. Bell Road cycle in Montgomery Al. ordered them for me, I felt bad they didn't fit. It was my first time

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Started new thread Cheapest place to get the best cables? 8/6/2013 6:23 PM

Do I really need the super trick high dollar cables? I'm a slo old guy, I have a few bad spots on the housings, I guess I need to replace the cable also, I saw some really cheap on ebay, then I saw high dollar cables.....I bought some high dollar grips, ... more »

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Started new thread Cross Country race questions 8/6/2013 1:49 PM

I'm doing a paddle, trail run and MB race. it will last about 4 hours or more. How much water should I drink the day before and how many days before the race should I quit training or rest? It's on Oct 12th in Bama so it won't be that hot i guess. Thanks ... more »

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Added reply in a thread New Giro Remedy Full Face DH Enduro Helmet LARGE 8/6/2013 1:46 PM

You ever sell this thing?

Added reply in a thread The hard tail is not dead......... 8/6/2013 6:21 AM

I'm riding a 20 year old Trek 970 with a Judy XC fork.........I don't really want to try full suspension, because i'm scared I will like it...

Added reply in a thread pros and cons of fenders 6/27/2012 6:29 AM

I'm a bit out of the loop, haven't even thought about fenders but I think fenders would be cool as long as you aren't riding in a lot of mud or some where that could pack them up with junk, you could spray them with cooking spray i guess. If was a hard ... more »

Added reply in a thread Question for older mountain bikers... 6/27/2012 6:15 AM

LOL, that's cold. I'll get some pictures of him next time out.

Added reply in a thread Question for older mountain bikers... 6/26/2012 6:23 PM

LoL, it's tough back 18 years ago we would crash each other on purpose, i was 30 he was 54 or 55 I was faster on downhill but he could smoke me bad because he was in better shape. Called himself Father Fast LOL, liked to buzz my back tire on the uphills. ... more »

Added reply in a thread Question for older mountain bikers... 6/20/2012 9:13 AM

LOL he is 73! When he was 54 and i was thirty we hung at Oak Mountain and would have a blast racing and bumping each other. He's pretty tough but crashes could suck at 73...

Added reply in a thread Question for older mountain bikers... 6/19/2012 7:58 PM

This may be out place I guess we don't get to much air and stuff, just ride trails.

Started new thread Question for older mountain bikers... 6/19/2012 7:22 PM

My Dad is 73 and still rides, he has a Santa Cruz Blur, I ride his old Trek I'm 48. Anyway 2 years or so ago he had a bad crash broke his hand and destroyed his knee. he was alone, left his phone, tried to ride out and crashed again. Lucky someone came ... more »

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