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Reply to 2018 Racing Rumors 1/16/2018 8:43 AM

Payet will ride a 29er Summum...watch out everyone! a bike that fits him. VoulVoul Racing's PR -------------- VoulVoul Racing team is delighted to confirm every riders for 2018 season. Team Manager, Patrice Afflatet said “So far the team have achieved

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Reply to 2018 Racing Rumors 1/12/2018 8:43 AM

some bikeage.

Reply to 2018 Racing Rumors 1/12/2018 8:37 AM

charlie hatton confirmed on trek factory racing, hope, endura, renthal, MRP and WTB in the line-up for parts, too. note the "further news shortly" at the end. hmmmm. TREK FACTORY RACING SIGNS CHARLIE HATTON AND ANNOUNCES THREE NEW PARTNERSHIPS FOR 2018 ... more »

Reply to Show Us Your Shuttle Vehicle 1/11/2018 1:39 PM

it's around 2002 or 2003 i think.

Reply to 2018 Racing Rumors 1/11/2018 12:37 PM

yeti's PR - richie confirmed, neer still on (heck yes) and some young enduro talent. ----------------- YETI FOX FACTORY AND NATIONAL TEAMS READY FOR STACKED RACE SCHEDULE Factory, National and Development Teams to Race BME and EWS Stops (Golden, Colo.) ... more »

Reply to 2018 Racing Rumors 1/9/2018 2:40 PM

bruce klein off KHS Along with the new year comes some very exciting news, but first I want to say a massive thank you to all the homies at @khsfactoryracing and @khsbicycles for their support this past season! We did some pretty incredible things, race wise, in such a quick year and had such a blast while doing it! With the support from these guys I rode to my first National win, first National Series Title, first International podium, first full season of World Cup downhill including two top 20 results, first Elite World Champs, and managed to obtain very close to all of my goals. I started out the World Cup season not even able to qualify but with the support and knowledge from these guys, I was able to continue progression and finish in the top 20 at World Champs! It's been a hell of time traveling with @quintonspaulding, @loganbinggeli, @seamuspowell, and everyone else who participated along the way! They opened the door for me to chase my dreams and although it was a big learning year, we crushed it! We will be parting ways for the future but I'll always be stoked to see you guys at the races! A massive thank you to Q for providing a position for myself to learn, progress, and continue growing the fire that burns inside to reach my best! I wish all the best to you boys and see ya at the races! ??❤️? PC: @zachfaulkner @khsfactoryracing @khsbicycles @fox @rideshimano @envecomposites @wildernesstrailbikes @odigrips @maxxistires @progold @flyracingusa @honeystinger @lazersports @100percent_bike @virusintl @betterbuzz @monsterarmy #khsbicycles A post shared by B R U C E K L E I N(@bruce_klein) on Jan 9, 2018 at 1:18pm PST

Reply to 2018 Racing Rumors 1/9/2018 11:44 AM

those pics are a few years old, but he's not being too shy about it is he? and cole pichchshshciccintion commenting is a nice troll too!

Reply to 2018 Racing Rumors 1/8/2018 6:23 AM

GT press release - biggest news is brannigan on the squad -------------------- GT Factory Racing Primed for Performance and Fun in 2018 GT Factory Racing shakes up 2018 roster; adds new team members and says goodbye to others GT Factory Racing (GTFR)

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Reply to 2018 Racing Rumors 1/5/2018 4:19 PM

news from giant factory off-road with new sponsors being maxxis and shimano / PRO. suspension announcement in the coming weeks apparently. ------------------------------------ FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE GIANT FACTORY OFF-ROAD TEAM LOOKS TO BUILD ON ITS SUCCESS ... more »

Reply to Looking for FS XL 29er - Suggestions 1/4/2018 2:56 PM

hey gary, i don't really think you'd get a lot of fun or use out of that motobecane. it looks awkward w/ poor geometry and cheap components. i'm surprised it costs so much. that looks like a $500-700 bike. a quick look online turned up the following ... more »

Reply to Crystal Ball: Who will be the next DH Winner? Nerd Alert. 1/2/2018 2:10 PM

ooh, this is rad. i'll go w/ loris or amaury pierron. moir too : ) it's crazy how short the list of actual race winners is.

Reply to 2018 Racing Rumors 12/27/2017 12:56 PM

cole picchiottino. long-time friend, trek tester who's been on 29er DH bike for a long time

Reply to 2018 Racing Rumors 12/27/2017 11:47 AM

with one of the hardest last names to spell in all of mountain biking.

Reply to 2018 Racing Rumors 12/24/2017 1:19 PM

$am Pilgrim. get it son! also, merry christmas, punters

Reply to 2018 Racing Rumors 12/18/2017 4:57 PM

whoa, joe bowman on fox?

Reply to Have You Gone from 27.5 to 29er But Then Back to 27.5? 12/14/2017 3:41 PM

wow, thanks for all the responses everyone! the diversity in reasoning for bike choice is pretty freaking rad to see.

New thread Have You Gone from 27.5 to 29er But Then Back to 27.5? 12/13/2017 2:53 PM

with trail bikes, i'm just curious if anyone moved to a 29er from 27.5 (or even 26 i guess) but then decided 27.5 was better for them and switched back. if so, what kind of trails were you riding regularly and / or what was your reasoning? ... more »

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Reply to Vital MTB Gear Club 12/13/2017 2:37 PM

they only shipped out a few days ago. did you get a note from customs?

Reply to Vital MTB Gear Club 12/13/2017 1:20 PM

@t-stoff, bummer about customs. @raine - rad, glad you're stoked!