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Old 10-21-06, 02:54 PM   #1
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Road riding on an MTB

Came across this event in Britain. Sounds as though it could be fun- but this is a tame event from what I have seen on some of the European events- where the course will last for a round 2 minutes.

http://www.britishcycling.org.uk/web...dgnorth_dh.asp
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Old 10-21-06, 08:50 PM   #2
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Old 10-22-06, 07:37 AM   #3
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Wow ! Looks like a fun way to tear some ligaments.
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Stapfam......with your combination of off-road and road skills and equipment this should be right up you alley!! I didn't see a tandem category though....maybe you could start a new trend????
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Old 10-22-06, 08:32 AM   #5
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They have a "Fat Tire Criterium" race every year at the Twilight race event in Athens, Ga., but it is just slick-tire MTBs on the same course that the road bikes use. Nothing as crazy as the one in the OP.
http://www.twilightcriterium.com/event.mountain.asp
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