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Raffe YTIndustries's article
Feb 8, 2016 at 9:24
Feb 8, 2016
The YT Mob: YT joins the World Cup with Aaron Gwin and Angel Suarez
I´m with you, I hope that don´t increase the YT pricing in the future.
Raffe ollyforster's article
Jan 5, 2016 at 5:23
Jan 5, 2016
1 Question - How Long, Low And Slack Can We Go?
That actually strengthens my observation. Rider with short legs and long torso seem to prefer shorter reach compered to riders with long legs and short torso that prefer long reach.
Raffe ollyforster's article
Jan 5, 2016 at 3:31
Jan 5, 2016
1 Question - How Long, Low And Slack Can We Go?
I think the bike geometry should depend on your physical appearance and riding style. Take two riders with the same hight, one with long legs and short torso the other with the opposite. They should probably have different bike geometry. I for instance have long legs and short torso and I have found that bikes with longer reach suit me much better. That is kind of strange because I probably should prefer shorter reach due to my short torso but that is not the case. Until I bought my Kona Process 153 (L) I have always struggled with finding the right center of gravity. On my older bikes with the "old school" geometry (short reach) I was either to far back or to far infront. I got it right about just 5% of the time. With the Kona I´m right on spot 80% of the time. The large Process has a reach of 460mm and I think I actually could go for 20-40mm extra reach to get the optimal centre of gravity. That would probably give me the right amount of pressure on bought wheels 100% of the time. My conclusion is that ALWAYS try out the bike you´re buying. If possible try some other bike, with different geometry and compare. I believe that different bikes are optimal for different body compositions and different riding style. You just have to find what works for YOU.
Raffe roseoakhill's article
Oct 20, 2015 at 11:05
Oct 20, 2015
What Are People Riding Now? - Whistler Closing Weekend 2015
26 vz 27,5 size statistic really surprised me. Thought it would be more equal.
Raffe rachellefrazer's article
Sep 7, 2015 at 9:57
Sep 7, 2015
Review: Scott Contessa Genius 700
As mentioned previously, Kona Process.
Raffe officialcrankworx's article
Aug 12, 2015 at 13:21
Aug 12, 2015
Raffe mikekazimer's article
Jul 31, 2015 at 0:30
Jul 31, 2015
1 Question: What Does It Take to Become a Faster Rider?
I love Tracy Hannahs answer/question.
Raffe RichardCunningham's article
Jul 29, 2015 at 12:48
Jul 29, 2015
Raffe mikelevy's article
Jun 16, 2015 at 6:06
Jun 16, 2015
Now THAT Was A Bike - Yeti C-26
Yes please! Specially the gearbox!!! Just hate deralliuers.
Raffe RichardCunningham's article
Apr 5, 2015 at 3:14
Apr 5, 2015
Opinion: Driving With Dad and the Boost Hub Standard
Well made observation. Totally agree on this one.
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