Koerber takes third in Champéry at UCI World Cup Cross Country #4
Champéry, Switzerland (July 25, 2010) – The UCI Mountain Bike World Cup series began the second half of its season with a cross-country and downhill event in the Alpine resort town of Champéry, Switzerland.
Willow Koerber (Durango, Colo./Subaru-Trek) [...]
Dave Weagle’s SPLIT PIVOT Suspension System Awarded Patent
Split Pivot is the world’s first patented Concentric Drop Out Pivot Suspension system.
On May 18, 2010, Dave Weagle, the creator of the World Champion and internationally acclaimed dw-link suspension, and the DELTA System was awarded US Patent 7,717,212 for his SPLIT PIVOT concentric dropout pivot suspension technology.
Dave had [...]
As I sit here today a torrent of emotions floods through my head and soul. Quitting sucks, plain and simple. It doesn't matter if it was for all of the right reasons. For safety, health, etc. It just does not feel good. I toed the line for my 5th try at ORAAM. ... — full article at ashevillejanes.blogspot.com
Start watching that big race or that big game within minutes, literally! Simply download and install Online TV Player and INSTANTLY get access to over 6000 channels and FULL sports coverage!The Race Off and Final of the FIM Speedway World Cup are historically two of the most exciting speedway events — full article at alllivesportstv.com
Date of Activity: July 25, 2010 Trail Ambassador Names: Glenn Vernes Condition of Trail(s): Good I had wanted to go riding, but it started to drizzle in the afternoon and I decided to hike instead. This afternoon rain is really interfering with my riding, and I'll bet I'm not the only ... — full article at ctnemba.blogspot.com
Met up with the Trumbull Trails Coalition on Sunday to do a trail reroute on the red trail as it descends towards the second stream crossing. It was a great turn out with 8 people in total. If you ride the Pequonnock River Valley frequently you will know that the this descent is a washed out ... — full article at cyclesnack.com
Did Selle Italia reinvented the saddle and seatpost? At first glance the Selle Italia Monorail saddle and seatpost appears to be similar to saddles from SDG's I-Beam design, which does away with a traditional twin rail in favor of a single central beam. This works well for the rigors of more extreme — full article at bike.in.th
Wannaride have announced details of a new two race series titled the Wannaride - North vs South Races. The idea being that riders will be seperated into 'team' of those North of the Sydney Harbour Bridge and those South of it. All for abit of fun and a twist on the usual racing that goes on in an enduro.
The dates have been announced however little else at this stage. Stay tuned.
Wannaride - North vs. South Race 1 BHP Appin 400 minutes (6 hours 40 minutes)Appin XC trackSunday, August 15, 2010 Wannaride - North vs. South Race 2JP Morgan Spring Fat Tyre FestivalOurimbah State ForestSunday, November 28, 2010
The 8th running of the Flight Centre Cycle Epic will be held on the weekend of the 21-22nd August 2010 with distances for all levels of riders.
From a 50km enduro on the Old Hidden Vale singletrack, a mini and minor epic for the kids and the full epic at 104km it's take your pick time.
Entries have opened as at the 30th March 2010 so start planning your trip.
The popular Victorian endurance series Chase The Sun is back for 2010 with 4 rounds. With all rounds being held at the home of the Melbourne 2006 Commonwealth Games Mountain Bike Event, Lysterfield Park riders will take on races from 5 to 8 hours in duration.
Round One - 5hrSunday 30th May 2010 Start Time 9:30am
Round Two - 6hrSunday 18th July 2010Start Time 9:30am
Round Three - 7hrSunday 15th August 2010Start Time 9:00am
Round Four - 8hrSunday 12th September 2010Start Time 8:30am
So with this post it makes it 1000 random and not so random thoughts posted.... And been doing this for 5 years on blogger... Always fun to look back on what I was thinking ect.... With that I'm formally throwing this out there... Friday Noon, June 11, 2011 I'm gonna be pedaling north on the ... — full article at cellarrat.blogspot.com
Been boiling in Hurricane, hasn't got below 80 in the am ether... So looking forward to getting out of Planet Mormon in less then a week. Packing the Singular tonight and the bikepacking gear that I dont wanna haul on the plane. So the plan so far is almost a week in Missoula with Jill, ... — full article at cellarrat.blogspot.com
Once again, my love for fishing clashes with my love for riding. On the way home from Deer Horn Lodge and the Cabonga Reservoir we passed through Mont Laurier which is the trail head for Le P'tit Train du Nord, which is a 200KM linear park that runs between St Jerome and Mont ... — full article at cyclesnack.com
Last weekend I bought a new chain because I couldn't get the right amount of tension on my current chain. After 500+ miles on it I figured it was time for a change but I didn't have time to get to the Dillinger all week due to my hectic work schedule after being on vacation for a week. ... — full article at cyclesnack.com
Another successful Friday Commute and in some interesting riding conditions. When I was leaving the house in the morning it had started raining but it looked like a passing shower so I headed back in to check the weather. It was indeed just a passing shower but looming off on the ... — full article at cyclesnack.com
Woody and Buzz, it was recognized that their owner Andy grow up someday, but what happens when that day comes? In the third installment of Andy's going to go to college, leaving his faithful toys disturbed their uncertain future. — full article at movie-tag.com
Date of Activity: July 22 Trail Ambassador Name: R Tucker, K Mistretta, M Burke Condition of Trails(s): Stay off river side trails. Watch out for downed trees. Observations: River side trails look like they had some wash, please stay off river side trails. Downed trees, limbs, and derailier ... — full article at ctnemba.blogspot.com
WORLD EXCLUSIVE REVIEW OF NEW CHAMONIX BIKE PARK
The New Chamonix Bike Park – The Evolution of a Legend
As mountain biking evolves, many things come and go – some are dropped like a hot rock when people realise that they aren’t all they are cracked up to be, whilst others (even well respected ones) are simply [...]
IGNACIO TORRES OF TURBO BIKE RACING TEAM CROWNED MEXICO XC NATIONAL CHAMPION MOUNTAIN BIKING 2010.
Tapalpa Jalisco -The main event on the national calendar of mountain biking was performed under a good organization and good weather conditions important to count on the participation of hundreds of cyclists who traveled across the country in search of the [...]