Added reply in a thread World Cup Downhill MTB Race Talk 5/29/2019 1:43 AM

Is it just me, or does the trailer look like it has been forced open? (Second photo on their IG)

Added reply in a thread 2019 UCI World Cup Downhill Tech 4/4/2019 7:40 AM

Bird Cycleworks just posted this:

https://www.facebook.com/birdmtb.co.uk/photos/a.135411659977726/1014806142038269/?type=3&theater Able to spec with the Ultimate with them in stock now.
Added reply in a thread 2019 Racing Rumors 3/8/2019 7:53 AM

It was announced at the start of Feb that Luca Shaw was with Monster

Added reply in a thread 2019 Racing Rumors 3/6/2019 1:01 AM

Richie Rude is listed as riding for Yeti. Jared Graves is listed under Specialized, but says he is unlikely to make an appearance due to his cancer treatment.

Added reply in a thread 2019 Racing Rumors 2/6/2019 8:09 AM

Judging by the excellent photoshop work, it appears to be a little rushed out. Which is weird because they put the effort into getting a video out there. The video actually doesn't feature any DH bikes in it, plenty of shots of a Nissan though. Also ... more »

Added reply in a thread 2019 Racing Rumors 2/6/2019 7:35 AM

Phil Atwill & Gaëtan Vigé Join Cube Global Squad

Added reply in a thread 2019 Racing Rumors 2/1/2019 8:34 AM

If you had been quicker, I would have linked to Vital

Added reply in a thread 2019 Racing Rumors 2/1/2019 8:13 AM

Full Atherton Team and sponsors: https://www.vitalmtb.com/news/press-release/Athertons-Reveal-Team-Line-Up-and-Show-More-of-New-Bike,2516

Added reply in a thread 2019 Racing Rumors 1/25/2019 10:41 AM

Atwill?

Added reply in a thread 2019 Racing Rumors 1/25/2019 8:30 AM

So go on then, how often were you checking this thread and chuckling?

Added reply in a thread 2019 Racing Rumors 1/25/2019 7:49 AM

If you think about it, that is it for them moving teams now. Only if the company fails will be see the Athertons on another brand. Otherwise if they do move and keep Atherton Bikes going, it shows they don't have confidence in their own product. So this ... more »

Added reply in a thread 2019 Racing Rumors 1/25/2019 7:35 AM

So Robot Bikes is no more, an interview with Ed Haythornthwaite: https://www.mtb-news.de/news/2019/01/25/interview-ed-haythornthwaite-robot-atherton-bikes/ "Straight to the point. So today we're talking about the new Atherton Robot Racing Team? Not really. ... more »

Added reply in a thread 2019 Racing Rumors 1/25/2019 5:40 AM

Ahh yes, pierslinney is following Robot too. Robot follows ream_tumours too

Added reply in a thread 2019 Racing Rumors 1/25/2019 4:17 AM

Robot Bike Co does follow Rach and Gee on instagram, they don't follow too many other DH riders.

Added reply in a thread 2019 Racing Rumors 1/25/2019 3:48 AM

That could just be a RedBull connection. Greg also gets to play at Foxhunt.

Added reply in a thread 2019 Racing Rumors 1/25/2019 1:11 AM

Just pulling out of EWS from what I gather.

Added reply in a thread 2019 Racing Rumors 1/24/2019 12:50 PM

Are Polygon the first team to officially announce using a 28/27.5 setup? #wheelsizerumors

Added reply in a thread 2019 Racing Rumors 1/24/2019 2:36 AM

Hope Tech not doing EWS this year, leaving Matt Stuttard without a ride and forced to go as a privateer.

Added reply in a thread 2019 Racing Rumors 1/24/2019 2:19 AM

He did use number 90 at Crankworks Les Gets last year

Added reply in a thread 2019 Racing Rumors 1/24/2019 2:01 AM

Did Peaty ever race on the 29er V10?