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Reply to 2020 Mountain Bike Team Rumors 1/30/2020 3:58 AM

The proto Supreme Vallnord were racing on last year is now official; https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qJ4frcbAKkk "The benefits are numerous. The stiffness has been increased to gain precision and avoid any loss of energy. With a new idler pulley position, ... more »

Reply to 2020 Mountain Bike Team Rumors 1/27/2020 3:11 PM

He has ridden one on a public uplift already, he’s really stringing it out.

Reply to 2020 Mountain Bike Team Rumors 12/29/2019 1:35 PM

the source for that article is this thread

Reply to Tire Compound: What are top enduro guys running? 8/28/2019 7:47 AM

Recently in Morzine I was running Maxxis Supertacky front and rear. The difference in rolling speed on a pretty flat green flow trail between my Strive and a friend on a TR500 with a ST front/60a rear was quite remarkable. I checked if my brakes were ... more »

Reply to Discussion: Fork Damping vs Spring Rate 7/24/2019 6:23 AM

Went from running a progressive air spring setup (pike + 2 tokens) to a coil conversion (w/o end stroke adjustment) with a comparative bottom out force. I'm consistently using more travel, still never bottom out harshly and have far more grip than before ... more »

Reply to 2019 UCI World Cup Downhill Tech 6/3/2019 6:41 AM

Jordi held what looked very much like a fork spring in a recent Dialed episode, said it was something special for someone special IIRC. New top cap here on the spring side...

Reply to 2019 UCI World Cup Downhill Tech 4/14/2019 6:19 AM

Sure it’s not just the new XTR with a Saint calliper like Hart is running?

Reply to 2019 Racing Rumors 1/14/2019 8:11 AM

Ream_tumours is back at it.

Reply to 2019 Racing Rumors 1/11/2019 10:27 AM

And it was registered in Middlesex by an

identity protection company;
Reply to 2019 Racing Rumors 1/11/2019 10:23 AM

Also, the headline of the website is Atherton Racing;

Reply to 2019 Racing Rumors 1/3/2019 1:40 PM

TRP... But also Zee so likely doesn't mean much

Reply to 2019 Racing Rumors 12/30/2018 9:25 AM

WTB was a 2018 sponsor for saddles, though it's not listed on their site.

Reply to Grips Question 12/21/2018 1:08 PM

Renthal are perfect, Kevlar or ultra tacky going from Ergon and some super thin Raceface (small-ish hands). Tried their glue with wire with limited success. Now on Gorilla super glue w/o wire with no slippage in ~3 months. Can’t beat slip on.

Reply to 2019 Racing Rumors 9/30/2018 11:55 PM

Tordo was in Whistler earlier in September it seems.

Reply to 2018 Racing Rumors 3/4/2018 4:08 PM

Doesn't look like a Lyrik or 36 to me.

Reply to 2018 Racing Rumors 3/4/2018 3:47 PM

Though if it was fox, could be hiding some live valve gubbins?

Reply to 2018 Racing Rumors 3/4/2018 3:46 PM

They're not fox or rockshox sponsored...

Reply to 2018 Racing Rumors 2/4/2018 4:53 PM

Looks like the tyre Minnaar was running last year https://www.bikerumor.com/2017/08/05/prototype-maxxis-dh-mountain-bike-tire-spotted-greg-minnaar/

Reply to 2018 Racing Rumors 1/18/2018 11:38 AM

Mondraker to Fox? Or is it an existing deal for

Reply to 2018 Racing Rumors 1/11/2018 8:30 AM

Gee posted the same video and said ‘the boy can ride’ so maybe not...