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Greensboro // North Carolina


 
Stamps   on Feb 19, 2014
added a comment on My Top 5 Dream Bikes: The Quiver Perfecta
 
Trek Stache 8 Santa Cruz Bronson c Santa Cruz Tallboy c Trek Boone 9 disk Banshee Legend Mk II
Stamps   on Nov 7, 2013
added a comment on We Want to Hear Your Thoughts on 650b/27.5
 
I've ridden all the Trek offerings: 26, 650b, and 29er. The difference between 26 and 650b is subtle but there...
Stamps   on Mar 13, 2013
added a comment on Trail Tuesday: Carvin's Cove, Roanoke, Virginia
 
My go-to trail when vacationing with the family at Smith Mtn Lake. Get up at the crack-a-dawn, ride Carvin's, then...
Stamps   on Mar 1, 2013
added a comment on How to Choose the Best Mountain Bike Shoes
 
Spike are a great choice...basically anything with some adjustable pins, a low profile and enough realestate for your feet will...
Stamps   on Feb 28, 2013
added a comment on How to Choose the Best Mountain Bike Shoes
 
Sam hills, low impact or karvers. They have plenty of sole/cushion for support which will help on a hardtail. Sizes...
Stamps   on Feb 27, 2013
added a comment on How to Choose the Best Mountain Bike Shoes
 
For flats its 5-10s FTW!...stealth rubber is soooo grippy!
Stamps   on Feb 26, 2013
added a review of Trek Stache 8
 

Slack geo, short stays, thru axles, reverb stealth routing,RF turbine crankset shadow plus rear mech
Don't knock it til you try it with a proper shoe/pedal. (proper being Five-Ten shoe w/ a legit flat).
YES!, a very similar experience to the writer's. On flats now and, aside from road and the occasional xc race,...
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Oh yeah, definitely can go with CB Mallet (or something similar) and some 5-10 Maltese Falcon for example for a...
Stamps   on Nov 21, 2012
added a comment on Trail Tuesday: Bent Creek, Asheville, NC
 
Bent Creek is a great trail system. Have ridden there many times and always try to work it in whenever...
Stamps   on Aug 3, 2012
added a comment on Gravity Dropper Turbo Seatpost Review
 
Hans Rey stated that the dropper seat post was the most significant advancement in mtb technology in the past decade. I...
Stamps   on May 1, 2012
added a review of Rocky Knob Park
 

Finally got to check RK out july 4th. We were extremely impressed! Its taken Boone a while to actually put...

Headwaters, a new extension loop off of warrior creek has just opened. Its about 9 miles into the trail going...
Watched it live, watched the replay a hundred times....never gets old!!! For those of you who've never watched UCI DH...

Warrior Creek, along with Dark Mountain and OVT, is getting designated as an Epic by the International Mountain Bike Association...
Stamps   on Nov 8, 2011
added a comment on Trail Tuesday: 2011 IMBA Epics
 
Dude, I'm from Greensboro and Kerr Scott is in my backyard. My friends and I have been wondering for a...
Stamps   on Jun 2, 2011
added a comment on Why Buy From Your Local Bike Shop? Five Big Advantages
 
Nice article to make someone feel good about spending a few extra $ locally. Hard to support completely since some...
Stamps   on Jun 1, 2011
added a comment on Easton Havoc 26" MTB Wheel Review
 
Sounds like a great wheelset but for that price, I'll stick with my I-9s...
OK....first off, you've gotta ditch both Sugar and Tsali on this top 5 list. Sorry but Sugar is a joke...
Stamps   on Nov 17, 2010
added a comment on Mountain Bike Build: A Legend is Born
 
The shop owner where I work is rollin on a Legend...such a stout rig Rediculous Setup... Marz 888 Ti CaneCreek DoubleBarrel RF Atlas cranks I9...
Stamps   on Sep 10, 2010
added a comment on Mountain Biking Durango to Moab: Part IV
 
Dude, in retrospect, would you bring a hardtail again... or would you have done things differently? Hearing how you ditched...
Stamps   on Feb 20, 2008
added a review of Owls Roost (Bur-Mil Park)
 

A great local trail that's right down the greenway from my crib. Well designed with lots of features to play...
Stamps   on Feb 12, 2008
added a review of Salem Lake
 

This trail, regardless of its "illegal status", is a fantastic all mountail/freeride experience. My hats off to the trail builders...

Dark Mountain is an exceptional trail network in the foothills of NW North Carolina. With easy access from Charlotte, Boone...
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