A weekly, or more likely occasionally-sometimes-kinda weekly, roundup of news, videos and other tidbits I found interesting and/or entertaining.
Getting Rid of Granny by Girl With a Singletrack Mind – Cat recently switched to a 1×10 setup (from a 3×10) and shares her thoughts on her first ride with the more minimal setup.
New Entry Go-Pro Announced via Singletrackworld – the claimed feature list sounds great and I do wish I had an LCD back built in so I could quickly check framing when setting up (without resorting to using the phone app).
UCI Announce Further Rulings Regarding On-board Helmet Cams via Pinkbike – cameras mounted to detachable visors/peaks are back in so long as testing shows the don’t interfere with the safety performance of the helmet.
“After further in-depth examination, the UCI have made new rulings regarding the use of onboard helmet cameras during mountain bike and BMX events.”
UCI DH World Cup, Fort William – Course Preview via Pinkbike – preview of the Fort William World Cup track with the ever enigmatic Claudio Calouri and his entertaining track commentary.
Manon Carpenter & Emmeline Ragot Hard Crashed at Fort William – ermmm so who was saying women generally don’t push their limits or race against time (Superior Bikes)?