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Old 10-12-2016, 09:55 PM   #946
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Oh and 29" wheels and the human brain/ time dilation...
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Old 10-12-2016, 10:30 PM   #947
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and the apparent fact that it is incapable of falling over. maybe it's a wheeble.
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Old 10-13-2016, 07:27 AM   #948
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A lot of mountain biking is going fast enough to maintain the gyroscopic effect.
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Old 10-13-2016, 10:47 AM   #949
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You mean like trusty number twelve there in post #944?
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Old 10-13-2016, 02:51 PM   #950
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related question, why are only five or six trees deemed hazardous enough to wrap in wrestling mats? What makes *them* so much scarier that the other 9000 spinal injury sites?
Embedded, sharp bicycle parts? Blood? Teeth? Skull fragments?
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Old 10-13-2016, 10:53 PM   #951
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Close call...
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Old 10-16-2016, 11:49 AM   #952
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Halfbike looks brutal to me, like a mobile Thighmaster.
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Old 10-16-2016, 11:55 AM   #953
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Or the stairclimber from Hell.
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Old 10-16-2016, 02:28 PM   #954
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I'd bet that that thing will make you sore in places you didn't know you had places.
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Old 10-17-2016, 09:27 AM   #955
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Looks like it would tip over forwards really easily. No likey.
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Old 10-21-2016, 12:51 PM   #956
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Sponges are the secret to barefoot pedaling...
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Old 10-22-2016, 11:54 AM   #957
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I wonder if they can ride up too?
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Old 10-23-2016, 08:30 AM   #958
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Climbing is right out due to the drop. Years ago guys built a series of these North Shore features called Area 51 at a local place but the DEC tore them down.
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Old 10-27-2016, 07:36 PM   #959
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Old 10-30-2016, 01:29 PM   #960
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Great ride this am. A little rain so I'm cold and wet. I'm still running rim brakes so a bit of fade in that department. Wet leaves can be a trick but we hammered today. Time to change into dry colthes.
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