Register New User
To Each Their Own
Sep 13, 2012 at 10:55
To each their own
Must Read This Week
Rémy Métailler Denied US Entry, Won't Be At Rampage
Santa Cruz Nomad 4 - Review
Graphic Content: Brendan Fairclough Out Of Red Bull Rampage, R-Dog In
Must Watch: Riding the Tatshenshini - Video
It's Going to Be Harder to Qualify for a DH World Cup in 2018
Riding Rigid is Ridiculous - Opinion
Pinkbike Poll: What If....?
Felt Bicycles 2018 - First Look
(Nov 28, 2012 at 7:39)
I get where you're coming from. I also feel at home on my DH bike and don't really want anything else. I just got used to climbing on it to the point where I can get up most stuff. I know I can get uphill faster on a lighter bike but it wouldn't feel as good going down the otherside or crushing that lycra cad guy on the uphills haha. Ride on!
(Nov 28, 2012 at 11:27)
I couldn't have said this any better. The nit-picking between long and short travel, DH and AM bikes is completely unnecessary. As you mentioned, a lot of us are at home on down hill bikes. It doesn't matter if it's too much travel for some trails, and at least you've got it when you do need it on gnarlier rides. A lot of us enjoy pushing up. I get a hike and a ride in the same day. Plus, my groin isn't on fire once I get to the top. Anyways, thanks for this write-up. I agree with you whole-heatedly. Ride what you love, don't worry about the rest.
(Nov 27, 2012 at 11:31)
good write up
Below threshold threads are hidden
(Nov 27, 2012 at 14:01)
lame blog yo
Post a Comment
You must login to Pinkbike.
Don't have an account?
Pinkbike RSS Feed
Copyright © 2000 - 2017. Pinkbike.com. All rights reserved.
Mobile Version of Website