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DDB1 mikelevy's article
Jul 28, 2018 at 1:46
Jul 28, 2018
Pinkbike Poll: What's the Most You'd Spend on a Mountain Bike?
@StackingItSince1991: nahhh, you just need to find the right seller. Buying bikes secondhand is for those with both patience and a keen eye for detail.
DDB1 mikelevy's article
Jul 28, 2018 at 1:43
Jul 28, 2018
Pinkbike Poll: What's the Most You'd Spend on a Mountain Bike?
Absolutely. I think this question should be rephrased "as how much would you spend on a bike relative to your current income?" and the answer for me would be no more than no more than 5% of my annual net salary. Ideally closer to 3% (with the understanding that I will keep it for three years).
DDB1 EnduroWorldSeries's article
Jul 23, 2018 at 21:57
Jul 23, 2018
Video Highlights: EWS La Thuile 2018
@sarah-maude: I totally agree. I do wonder if it has more to do with their fundamental approach to racing Enduro. Both Graves and Rude are big riders whose training seems to have a lot of emphasis on gym work for strength and power. This is compared with Hill who if anything has slimmed down since his DH days, and (it would seem) focuses his attention on endurance fitness rather than all-out power. Besides the fact that he is an astonishing rider, I imagine Hill's approach of prioritising consistency rather than out of the gate speed means that he's also a lot less hard on his gear. And if you wanted to get really deep, Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi's concept of Flow serves as pretty great explanation for why top riders such as Hill, Ravenel and others (Pierron, Atherton, Gwin, Bryceland...) have the ability to consistently outperform their rivals when they are at the top of their game.
DDB1 transmadeira's article
Jun 10, 2018 at 0:31
Jun 10, 2018
Day 5 Race Report & Video: Trans Madeira 2018
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hWGWDiTN5fg
DDB1 transmadeira's article
Jun 10, 2018 at 0:30
Jun 10, 2018
Day 5 Race Report & Video: Trans Madeira 2018
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5AK1vtvKzQI
May 28, 2018 at 13:49
May 28, 2018
DDB1 mikelevy's article
May 18, 2018 at 21:40
May 18, 2018
Exotic Brakes and a Single-Crown, Single-Sided Fork - Albstadt World Cup XC
Totally. @Benlow: Dunno why you're being downvoted so much here. I couldn't agree more. Have personally seen SOOOO many Eagle mech failures this SH summer just been. jockey wheels blowing up like you've never seen. I myself have done it three times. Have two mechs warrantied. I have personally seen five other mechs blow up whilst being a race marshal. Twice this ruined podium contenders races. And FWIW one of these (replacement) mechs was borrowed from a pro race who has been on the top step in EWS. I recently swapped back to 11sp, shimano XTR on a SRAM block. Sooo much better and more reliable. Eagle is a masterclass in marketing BS. Don't believe the hype.
May 15, 2018 at 21:44
May 15, 2018
DDB1 pinkbikeaudience's article
May 11, 2018 at 15:13
May 11, 2018
Enter the EWS France Fantasy Contest to Win a Prize Pack From Giro
Pro Men: 1. Sam HILL 2. Damien OTON 3. Adrien DAILLY Pro Women: 1. Cecile RAVANEL 2. Isabeau COURDURIER 3. Katy WINTON
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May 3, 2018 at 14:18
May 3, 2018
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