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Old 07-06-19, 08:49 PM
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Old 07-06-19, 08:57 PM
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That event is like where people chase that wheel of cheese down a ridiculously steep hill. People are gonna get wrecked. And who doesn't love watching people on bikes fall down?
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That event is like where people chase that wheel of cheese down a ridiculously steep hill. People are gonna get wrecked. And who doesn't love watching people on bikes fall down?
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Old 07-08-19, 12:46 PM
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That event is just dumb.
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That event is just dumb.
Its downhill heaven,

I watched all 49 YouTube minutes of the GoPro video from the guy who one the MegaAvalanche 2018 men’s Pro race. It was remarkable due to the high skill level to negotiate the terrain as the route descends into the valley.

The trick to this race is to get out front right away and not get caught up in the mass crashes.

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Old 07-10-19, 08:05 AM
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Or don't do it all so you don't get caught up and hurt in a crash. That event is stupid at best.
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Or don't do it all so you don't get caught up and hurt in a crash. That event is stupid at best.
Well you and I are "senior" members, thus we judge as stupid a lot of stuff the younger folks see as fun.

I could see doing this DH run solo, nobody around. It might take me 6 hrs.
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Megavalanche looks crazy. Blake Samson from GMBN took part in the event this year with a hardtail. The first 5 minutes everyone tries to stay upright, insane.
I find it interesting to see how those who fall over keep sliding down the glacier
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