Changing of the Guard

Changing of the Guard

2015 was a big year for Ben's riding.  There's no keeping up now.  I just wanted to throw up a quick post so I never forget this was the year Ben dropped me at the bike park.  Out at Bailey Mountain Bike Park one fine summer day for some fun - Ben's turns were 'on' and mine were 'off'.  The result:  official changing of the guard. The upside:  now he'll be so far ahead I won't have to eat his dust anymore.

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Kids DH Bike Part 3: XS Specialized Demo 8

Kids DH Bike Part 3: XS Specialized Demo 8

This XS 2013 Demo 8 is the ultimate downhill machine for the little shredders that need more than a trail bike for the terrain they ride.  We started with an XS Specialized frame and carefully picked each component to make this bike optimal for a small rider.  Our goal was to get this bike to work for three years, from age 9 (4'5", 85lbs.) to age 12 (5'6" 125lbs.). This took creativity, attention to detail, and a solid understanding of the options available for each component.

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