Mountain Biking - great ride (pics)
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04-17-05, 11:13 AM
i had a great time on saturday riding so i got a few pics:
the ladder drops 7-8ft and 15ft fun!
the north shore stuff which was awesome
me ridng a skinny
there was also a dual slalom course loads more jumps loads more north shore and other drops but the camera ran out!
i also got a few videos of drops so i may post them later
04-17-05, 11:18 AM
Hey kid....THESE PICS KICK ASS. Nice job. Where the heck is this setup. I don't think its around here, no where near enough trees. That just looks like tonnes of fun :)
04-17-05, 11:21 AM
thanks man no theyre not near you its in england :p near the midlands it was tonnes of fun to ride :D
04-17-05, 11:32 AM
Is this that new berkshire shore or whatever it is called?
04-17-05, 11:35 AM
no its in bedfordshire its loacally know as chicksands but the wood its in is called rowney warren theres so much other stuff there too.
04-17-05, 12:12 PM
holy ****, that is an amazing setup. Wow....
04-17-05, 12:19 PM
Sweet. :D Do you mind me asking what fork you have on that setup?
04-17-05, 12:22 PM
no i dont mind. its a dj3
Nice job ! That looks like soo much fun!
04-17-05, 12:29 PM
Chicksands! 4X and Jumping mecca in the UK! I didnt realise they had such good northshore, its great to see you putting those new halos and DJ3 to work Ement :)
04-17-05, 12:41 PM
no i dont mind. its a dj3
Nice. :D Aren't DJ3s very heavy though?
04-17-05, 12:44 PM
They are. But people who dj don't care. I don't notice the weight when i am in the air. Besides I am used to dc forks which weight about the same.
04-17-05, 12:48 PM
To be honest, i dont notice the weight anyway... I love the way my DJ's felt, and the weight was a definate penalty i was prepared to pay for the stregth, but as I said, I didnt actually notice it.
04-17-05, 01:01 PM
yeh thanks for the help choosing them cornish they ride great! :D
i dont notice the weight either they dont feel loads heavier than the RST that came with it
04-17-05, 01:22 PM
damn that looks pretty good. Some local riders just make that?
04-17-05, 01:34 PM
Great pics. Looks like a lot of work to make those things...
04-17-05, 02:14 PM
awsome, totally awsome!
04-17-05, 07:55 PM
hey dude what exactly kinda bike is that i know its a specialized but is it a hardrock? thinkin about gettin one of thoes
04-17-05, 08:02 PM
yeah is that a speciliazed hardrock and if it is>...........how is it holding up I am thinkin about getting one?
04-17-05, 08:06 PM
04-17-05, 09:51 PM
is emetophobia the fear of vomiting
04-18-05, 09:50 AM
yeh you got it zeddybear yeh the hardrocks great now but i made a few updgrades. if your not doing big hucks or anything you shouldnt have to upgrade much for trail riding apart from fork and maybe brakes
04-18-05, 10:33 AM
I wish we had setups like that around me. Well, if we do I don't know where they are. Im in Malvern PA... 45 out of philly to the west, anyone know of any places like that?
04-18-05, 11:14 AM
Man that place looks so awesome. Who built all that. Lets see a vid or some more riding pics.
04-18-05, 12:28 PM
built buy a group of guys not really locals. part of the forrestry commision.
i got a few vids if anyone can host
04-18-05, 12:39 PM
host them at www.putfile.com great place
04-18-05, 02:31 PM
Click here to watch Picture-01484 (http://www.putfile.com/media.php?n=Picture-01484)
smaller 5 ft drop
Click here to watch Picture-01777 (http://www.putfile.com/media.php?n=Picture-01777)
small fun jump
Wow... those are nice! Some guys tried to build in the trails behind me house but they were stupid about it and built it on someone's private property so it all got torn down.
04-18-05, 02:49 PM
Great vids Ement! i want my bike built so i can start hittin some sdrops and jumps like that!
04-18-05, 04:36 PM
hey, thats pretty sweet....I could use a place like that to go...How old are you by the way?
looks great. i wish my local parks have anything close to that.
04-19-05, 05:09 AM
NICE stuff! I wish there was somewhere round here where i could build something like that. Well there is, but there aren't enough trees.
04-19-05, 09:42 AM
04-19-05, 11:14 AM
hey ementophbic how do you like your bike? Actually what is that I know it is a Specialized but HArdrock and if it is do you like it?
04-19-05, 12:22 PM
i love my bike especially with the upgrades. it rides great now for jumps and stuff
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