A new ritual was started before the Strathclyde round, a paneer curry on the Sat night from the curry house in Milngavie. The Strathclyde park round was a new on the circuit, the first half of the course was cracking with a nice balance of wideish singletrack and very fast path, the second half of the course was a grassy climb followed by a descent down to the finish area, the mountain bikers loved the descent, me I was nearly losing my filings each lap.
Another good gridding saw me…Continue
Added by Davie Graham on February 24, 2011 at 15:21 — No Comments
And then the Scottish series began at Meadowmill, after a couple of laps to see how the course was I lined up and got a great gridding, we had been told that after the brow of the hill there was no turn just follow the course. I was on the Sabbath, tubs on, ready to rock. BANG and off I went, a great start and right up there with the fast boys, coming up to the brow of the hill everyone…Continue
Added by Davie Graham on February 23, 2011 at 15:30 — No Comments
Added by Davie Graham on February 22, 2011 at 12:37 — No Comments
I used a bunch of different stuff this season, like V-brakes, XT mechs, Velocity Major Tom rims from Strada Wheels and some new proto tubs from Specialized, so did some product reviews on my own blog
Added by Andy Waterman on February 21, 2011 at 15:55 — No Comments
Added by andy spencer on February 15, 2011 at 14:42 — No Comments
Just about to start some testing of a new prototype for Whyte Bikes. It's a slack-angled trickster of a thing that's going to love hectic rocky stuff and keep you comfy all day... more info to come I guess and see how I get on - not a final design yet so a bit of feedback yet to go back into the design process but expect something pretty similar to be in the shops next season. Blimey - that's less than 8 months away...
See my own blog…Continue
Selling this very-nearly-new Crosslight Evo4 Frame and full carbon forks after using it only four times this season.
Images are here including a couple showing it built up - this sale is not for the complete bike!! Just frame, forks, headset, bottom bracket.
It was bought as an 'emergency spare bike' for the pits after my team bikes for 2010 / 11…Continue
Added by Dave Haygarth on February 1, 2011 at 15:30 — No Comments