Old 06-29-04, 04:38 PM
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Originally Posted by jcivic00
I'm going back to riding rigid. I never really got into the whole FS thing. IMO people rely more on the suspension rather than thir own skills. I can't wait to see the look on people's faces at the next race season when they just got beat by a complete rigid. HEHE
My mechanic rode singlespeed rigids in XC races. He said that he could burn most of the pack going up the hills but they would usually catch him coming down because he had to navigate cleaner lines while they just bombed on down. He always seemed to end up in a respectable middle of the pack finish however.
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