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    I've got no problem with lots of people going...

    I've got no problem with lots of people going places and doing things. It's the handful who destroy nature and disrespect others and the places they visit that I've got a problem with. Those people...
  2. I'm 5'11" with a 30-31" inseam. The seatpost is...

    I'm 5'11" with a 30-31" inseam. The seatpost is down in the frame as far as it goes, and it's a good fit for me. I think a swap to a 125mm seatpost might be better so I have some adjustment room, I...
  3. Yep. Super easy to swap the belt out or set it...

    Yep. Super easy to swap the belt out or set it up as a 1x drivetrain, too.
  4. FS: 2018 Spot Rocker SS w/ Gates Carbon Belt Drive, Upgraded Build

    I'm selling my 2018 Spot Rocker singlespeed, size LARGE. The frame is steel and is in excellent condition with only two small nicks on the back of the driveside chainstay (seen in picture). As it...
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    Yep, this thread sure did drift... I could have...

    Yep, this thread sure did drift... I could have sworn this place was better than MTBR.
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    Iíve got one.... it gets super hot and cooks...

    Iíve got one.... it gets super hot and cooks pizzas fast. I just canít seem to keep it hot enough to effectively make multiple pizzas in a row, it really seems to lose heat quick after 15 minutes or...
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    Sun Valley is pretty fucking fantastic right now....

    Sun Valley is pretty fucking fantastic right now. (the guy in the second picture was absolutely hauling, but 1/2000s does wonders with stopping time)

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    Man, if this was an XL I'd have my neighbor buy...

    Man, if this was an XL I'd have my neighbor buy this in a heartbeat. That's a great deal, especially if you switch over to the 29" wheels. I may text him to see if he can fit on a L. He's 6'2", so...
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    Mostly on a personal level, how they treated me...

    Mostly on a personal level, how they treated me when I was starting Chasing Epic and how they've treated friends who have ridden their bikes in the past. Plus, the Yeti fan-boy'ism here in Colorado...
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    Yeti Kills it Again...

    I'm most definitely not a fan of Yeti in general, but Jesus they kill it when it comes to mountain bike content. Strong work, fellas.

    https://vimeo.com/341710528
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    Agreed. There are only 3-4 trail systems on the...

    Agreed. There are only 3-4 trail systems on the whole Front Range that I'll even think of riding on the weekends anymore... for sanity's sake.
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    It's a fun trail. Not as fast or techy as...

    It's a fun trail. Not as fast or techy as Longhorn, but it's a nice little loop once you get to the top of Belcher. About 60% downhill, 40% climbing (nothing too steep).
  13. I havenít ridden there, but it looks like there...

    I havenít ridden there, but it looks like there are tons of sick options.

    https://www.pinkbike.com/news/trans-madeira-2019-day-5-photo-and-video-epic.html


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    Of course there are a bunch of other options, but...

    Of course there are a bunch of other options, but it sounds like he's only going to be there for two half days and one full day of riding... so it doesn't make much sense to drive 3-4 hours each way...
  15. If you're going to be riding for three weeks, I'd...

    If you're going to be riding for three weeks, I'd split up the time between 2-3 different locations. Like Lee said above, it's tough to go wrong with the guys at Basque MTB. I'd also look at...
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    Hall Ranch is my personal go-to for testing...

    Hall Ranch is my personal go-to for testing bikes.... mostly because I ride there all the time, but also because it has a little bit of everything in a 10+ mile ride. A decent sustained 4-5 mile...
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    I would NOT go to Staunton on a Saturday......

    I would NOT go to Staunton on a Saturday... unless you like demoing a bike by stopping every 100 feet for hikers.

    Adrenalated is pretty spot on for everything else... although I would do the...
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    Yep, this is what I wear for 90% of my riding (I...

    Yep, this is what I wear for 90% of my riding (I also have an older pair of Giro XC shoes that I wear once in a while). I just looked and apparently they're listed for $180 retail - Jesus. You can...
  19. Nice, post your thoughts afterwards... Iím hoping...

    Nice, post your thoughts afterwards... Iím hoping to get mine by early July. If you want to push that bike on some rowdy trails, head up to Left Hand OHV outside of Boulder one day.


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    Honest answer? It really doesn't matter. Get...

    Honest answer? It really doesn't matter. Get whatever you like, and can get a deal on.
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    They needed to commission a study to come to that...

    They needed to commission a study to come to that conclusion?
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    Use ďChasingepicĒ to get 20% off PNW... canít...

    Use ďChasingepicĒ to get 20% off PNW... canít beat that price for a new Bachelor or Rainier.


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  23. Guerilla Gravity- now Carbon made in USA- 300% stronger, cheaper

    Itís something Iím considering for next season... along with a few other things. Always have to keep options open, you know?
  24. Bump because I just ordered a new Trail Pistol...

    Bump because I just ordered a new Trail Pistol (Ride 1 build with some upgrades) and I'm looking forward to getting some long rides on it. According to their estimates, I should have it in late June...
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    I'm running 165's on my Canyon Strive (they were...

    I'm running 165's on my Canyon Strive (they were stock). The last two years I've been running 170's, and I can't tell the difference in execution of the pedal movement. There are too many variables...
  26. Interesting... itís not a huge volume tire for a...

    Interesting... itís not a huge volume tire for a 2.5Ē.


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  27. FS: New 27.5" and 29" Tires (Schwalbe, Maxxis, Onza)

    I've got four brand new tires for sale: $40 each. Add $5/tire for shipping.... or if you want to pick them up in person, I'm in Eagle but will be in the Boulder area this weekend, Fri-Mon. I'll make...
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    If you're interested, I'll probably have a few...

    If you're interested, I'll probably have a few sets of the new Reynolds TR309's available (brand new) for sale in a couple of weeks. They're $1300+ new, I'm likely ask around $850 for each wheelset.
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    Nope, we cover all damage unless itís due to...

    Nope, we cover all damage unless itís due to negligence.
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    New Season, New Tires, New Thread

    Itís interesting to read about all the flat tires people get on the internet.

    I just had over 30 riders between Brevard and Fruita do four days each, and not a single flat tire. No sidewall...
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    The good thing about that.... is once the knobs...

    The good thing about that.... is once the knobs actually do fall off, it's perfectly timed with a warranty claim to get a new tire since you need it anyways. I did that with three NN's last year,...
  32. Thread: Weird Places

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    Check out Google Earth images of Thompson...

    Check out Google Earth images of Thompson Springs, UT. It looks like the radioactive uranium is literally seeping up from the ground on some properties. It's one of the creepiest towns I've seen,...
  33. Coming that way on Thursday or Friday AM.... and...

    Coming that way on Thursday or Friday AM.... and it looks like rain the next few days. Maybe I won't be riding after all.
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    Depending on when you're planning to ride, I'm...

    Depending on when you're planning to ride, I'm happy to show you around in Eagle for a few hours. With this rain/snow, the trails will be absolutely primo by Friday.
  35. Good Riding Around Provo or Springville, UT?

    I have to drive over to Springville to pick up a trailer in the next two weeks, and I thought I'd make a day of it by getting a decent mountain bike ride in. Looking for something around three...
  36. I haven't ridden the new Ripley yet. But I'll...

    I haven't ridden the new Ripley yet. But I'll say the Ripmo is essentially a more plush Mayhem. Very similar ride feel and characteristics. The Mayhem has a more firm/efficient climbing platform,...
  37. All of the bikes are for my demo fleet, so it's...

    All of the bikes are for my demo fleet, so it's not really one over the other. Personally I'll ride the new Ripley more, just because that's my style and what I prefer...
  38. Not until October.... I think there's going to be...

    Not until October.... I think there's going to be a long line for these bikes, given feedback so far. :)

    Also one thing to note if/when you size up on the frame: you lose the ability to run a...
  39. So, things have changed a bit.... and I'm now...

    So, things have changed a bit.... and I'm now wondering if that medium was somehow mislabeled and was really a large. Because now after a handful of months riding a Ripmo, I actually prefer the XL. ...
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    A few from Fruita/GJ this past weekend, taken...

    A few from Fruita/GJ this past weekend, taken with the A7iii and 18-135mm:

    https://photos.smugmug.com/Clients/Chasing-Epic-Fruita-May-19/i-LW9rJLZ/0/3b51a0d7/L/FruitaMay19-12-L.jpg
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  41. FS: KS E30i Dropper Post, Barely Used (31.6, 150mm)

    Ibis sent this dropper to me by accident for one of my demo bikes, and I just received the replacement so this one is being sold. It's the KS E30i internally-routed dropper, for a 31.6mm seatpost...
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    I've never seen as many wildflowers in Fruita as...

    I've never seen as many wildflowers in Fruita as there are right now.... seems like they're everywhere around 18 Road and the Kokopelli Loops.

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    Yep, I'm super happy with the 18-135, even in...

    Yep, I'm super happy with the 18-135, even in crop mode on the A7iii. It focuses fast and seems to be quite sharp.

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    18 Road may have jumped the shark, but holy shit...

    18 Road may have jumped the shark, but holy shit it's still fun.

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    BikeYoke: I had to warranty one of their 160mm...

    BikeYoke: I had to warranty one of their 160mm Revive posts last year (only one out of 10+ I had in our fleet) because it was sagging about half an inch and the revive process wouldn't fix it. The...
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    Couple more from Brevard... still here for two...

    Couple more from Brevard... still here for two more days.

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  47. Thread: Trust Me...

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    Trust Me...

    Point, toast2266.

    I love when companies drop the price and then tell everyone it's because they were able to cut production costs and wanted to pass the savings on to their customers. They just...
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    Yep, western NC south of Asheville.

    Yep, western NC south of Asheville.
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    You should go confirm that on a weekend in March....

    You should go confirm that on a weekend in March. Half of the Front Range rides those trails now, unfortunately.
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    Few shots from last weekend in Brevard... holy...

    Few shots from last weekend in Brevard... holy shit I love riding there. SO rowdy and so much fun.

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