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grim007 mikelevy's article
Nov 12, 2019 at 12:12
Nov 12, 2019
2020 Field Test: Norco Optic - Short on Travel, Not on Capability
How would you compare it to Evil The Following MB? I've had it for almost 3 years now and was thinking of upgrading to Norco Optic. Would you say its a worthy upgrade or should I stick to FMB for another season? I really like everything about FMB, but it could be the time to move on.
grim007 konaworld's article
Sep 17, 2019 at 2:56
Sep 17, 2019
Video: 4 Ways to Ride Kona's New Remote 160 in 'Chapters'
i have an ebike in addition to my regular bike. bought it to get more laps in. its great for that but nothing feels like grinding a climb on the regular bike or even descending on a short travel trail bike. regular bikes are much more nimble and responsible by a mile. ebikes i rode feel like freight trains (and the one i own, merida eonesixty), they hold the line great, gives you loads of confidence but if you are the type of rider who enjoys nimble trail bikes and like to pop and jump of stuff look elsewhere, maybe in few years when they manage to drop the weight. in addition to that i completely agree with you regarding the first 2 points. there are maybe 5% fit good riders who ride emtbs and can push them hard (and trust me, you can push emtbs really hard, feeling completely drained after 4 hours of tech riding), however, most of the emtb riders i meet on group rides are the kind of guys who have to stop for a break when climbing with the ebike or bought it to ride with their regular below average fitness group. not many really good inspiring riders unfortunately. i still ride my regular trail bike 80% of the time
grim007 ralf-hauser's article
Aug 12, 2019 at 2:10
Aug 12, 2019
First Ride: Giant's 2020 Reign E+ Wants to Go Big
24kg at top spec? no thanks. seriously i hope weight start dropping soon under 20kg
grim007 jamessmurthwaite's article
Jul 16, 2019 at 5:23
Jul 16, 2019
Video: Richie Rude Hunts Down Big Lines on the New Yeti 'Freeride' Bike
just the bike i was looking to look rad on my 0% grade home trails.
grim007 danielsapp's article
Jun 21, 2019 at 5:37
Jun 21, 2019
Review: Northwave Clan Flat Pedal Shoes
Why isnt there a single flat pedal shoe without laces? I want boa/scotches on my flat shoes. Why is it only the clipless riders who get those cool things?
grim007 pinkbikeoriginals's article
Jun 6, 2019 at 11:57
Jun 6, 2019
Video: The Privateer is Back - Off Season Riding with Yoann Barelli & Fitness Testing
Don't mean to be a dick, but it would also help going on a clean diet to loose some body fat.
grim007 pinkbikeoriginals's article
May 30, 2019 at 9:19
May 30, 2019
grim007 edspratt's article
May 6, 2019 at 4:49
May 6, 2019
Yoann Barelli Starts YouTube Channel Breaking Down the World’s Gnarliest Trails
its probably even more dangerous walking it than riding it :)
grim007 MakeYourOwnShortcut's article
May 1, 2019 at 11:19
May 1, 2019
grim007 mikekazimer's article
Apr 24, 2019 at 5:47
Apr 24, 2019
First Look: Garmin's New Edge 530 and 830 Cycling Computers
@f00bar: i highly recommend trailze and oruxmaps
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