Mountain Biking - 29er Bad Landing - Pic
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07-14-11, 12:17 AM
Rider is OK, generally. Consider this a PSA not to land on your front wheel on soft stuff:
07-14-11, 02:50 AM
Damn, what fork? Sounds like the rider augered nose first?
07-14-11, 08:52 AM
RST M29. Yes, augered in at high velocity. The good news is the frame, carbon handlebar, wheel and components seem undamaged, the fork absorbed all the energy and exploded. I suppose RST could call that a safety feature.
29ers don't jump. Especially not with bar ends.
07-20-11, 02:44 PM
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