Riding into his last lap, proving his confidence, Schurter whips it up.
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Riding into his last lap, proving his confidence, Schurter whips it up.


  • 13 0
 So much style, especially impressive with his saddle that high!
  • 3 5
 Does he not like dropper posts? My favorite high seat post memory was coming down a hill from school on the commuter bike with a heavy backpack on, and generally on most bikes I can hop pretty high, but missed the timing up a curb, and crashed bad going fast. Dropper posts are a great idea.
  • 10 1
 @Kramz: XC riders don't use dropper posts because they are too heavy compared to the seat posts they use and they're pretty keen on saving every possible gram
  • 2 0
 @JMBMTB: yet many are using them now, but not Schurter.
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 @ikeizer: With some of those rock gardens these XC bikes go through, I don't know how they don't all use a dropper. It seems like it would not only improve their time through those sections but also be a lot safer. But hey, if you can whip like that with the post up, then I guess you don't need a dropper.
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 @Kramz: Thats the world champ xc rider...no dropper needed!
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 @ikeizer: Thats why there not wearing the WC band.
  • 10 2
 Thanks to strong personalities like Nino in XC, Peatty in DH and Sagan in road I love every aspect of cycling.
  • 5 2
 hell yeah Nino !!!! such a pic shouldn't be placed in the 'XC riding" category Big Grin
  • 2 0
 This is rad! Whipin' with seat extended. Schurter can rip it and whip it.
  • 2 3
 He must be taking lessons from Minnaar on his whips. I was surprised to see it was Schurter after clicking on the thumbnail as their style is very similar.

  • 1 0
 i hope Minnaar don't see this comment haha
  • 2 0
 Haha dope!
  • 2 1
 Pretty impressive, considering he appears to be clipped in
  • 4 0
 Nino Schurter is most definitely clipped in.
  • 1 1
 Awesome, I'm Enduro but I respect a lot the XC Riders. Specially if they has style apart of to be stronger.
  • 3 1
 Schurter will smoke most of the enduro's out there
  • 1 0
 'Whippet' whip!

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