Turn Slapping & Dirt Loving with the Commencal 100% Team - Video

Mar 27, 2018
by COMMENCAL bicycles  

There's a fresh new look for the Commencal 100% Team in what promises to be an exciting 2018 DH season!

Having just returned from the team camp in Lousa, Portugal, the new multi-national team got together to give the 29er a comprehensive once-over, instantly bonded with both bike and each other

Who's Who? - A Quick Look:

Thomas Estaque - is back! He took a break at the end of last season after badly injuring his wrist in Leogang.

Bruce Klein - Strengthening the Commencal USA squad, Bruce has already been on podiums this year, including a win in the first US Southridge DH Series.

Reece Wilson - Adds a British element to the team roster. We can’t wait to go to Fort Bill with him and better his 11th place there last year.

Pierre-Charles Georges will continue to manage the riders and is, of course, a true professional at all times.

The Bikes - A Quick Look:

SUPREME 29. Is that all we need to say?
It’s already been on the top step of a National series podium, that’s a good start.

Reece says, "My favourite part about the bike is how well the guys at COMMENCAL have combined playful and race! It’s 100% designed to race yet its one of the most playful bikes I’ve ridden."

Here’s to Croatia!

New sponsors include e*thirteen, Afton Shoes, TRP Cycling for brakes, CushCore and Jagwire and the team will continue to work closely with Maxxis, HT, FOX, RIDE ALPHA and Slicy amongst others.

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  • 20 1
 crocs for life
  • 6 0
 It's the only 100% safe form of contraception.......

'Use real rubber, use Crocs . . . stay un-laid'
  • 9 1
 I really like what e*13 have done with their dh wheels, you can get symmetrical spokes and a wide flange without having to have super duper mega boost (250mm) so supper strong wheels and no need to throw your new bike into the ocean every 3 months!!

Also those e*13 hubs sound incredible, not sure if they would get annoying though and don't mention replacing the cassette...
  • 7 0
 Those pictures look like they are for a hair shampoo advert...
  • 9 3
 Getting closer to porn titles.
  • 6 1
 These trails are begging me to ride them. Perhaps at only half the speed and probably more time spend upright...
  • 4 0
 Looking forward to watching them this season! And to seeing how Bruce Klein does with a well supported team.
  • 3 0
 Love the sound of them e13 hubs!
  • 3 1
 Good to see the guys riding there new 29er machines, unlike the boys and girls at trek.
  • 3 0
 the speed is insane!
  • 1 0
 If I went half their speed I would be sure I would die on the 1st turn.
  • 2 0
 @Thema: Trust yourself
  • 2 2
 Sponsored by Dakine, but Dakine doesn't sell pants, only shorts. So what pants are they riding in?
  • 19 0
 99% chances it's 100%
  • 4 0
 Jersey and Race Pants are 100%
  • 1 0
 Also guessing they'd happily make pants for their team riders, they do have the technology after all
  • 2 0
 Yeah I went back and read and it looks like the video says "Commencal Media Dept. sponsored by Dakine" so maybe camera bags.
  • 1 0
 Lousã, Portugal!!!

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