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New thread Holeshot Pic from Rio Bravo 1983- Classic 80's MX 3/12/2019 6:41 AM

Check out this holeshot pic my Dad took of the 125 Beginner class back in the summer 0f 83'. Classic early 80's MX ....full gates, lots of Suzuki's, piecemeal gear combos, etc.. As I was examining the pic, I couldn't help but notice the guy ripping the

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New thread Epic race- RC vs CR- Dallas SX 03' 3/4/2019 8:04 PM

What a battle!! Forgot how good this race was and also how much better SX racing was with 2-strokes. Ricky and Chad were using every bit of the track during that race. Fun to watch. Reed was definitely at his best on the 250 2-stroke. https://youtu.be/V_TokoSvZNA?start=131 ... more »

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New thread Accepting Venmo for Mountain Bike sale-Is this safe for higher $ transactions? 2/22/2019 7:23 AM

Gent's, I've been using Venmo for awhile now, but primarily for small transactions and from mostly people I know. That being said, I'm selling a mountain bike and have a buyer who wants to pay via Venmo. This would be by far the largest transaction I've ... more »

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New thread Things to do and where to stay in/around Yosemite? 2/17/2019 10:11 AM

Taking the family out to Yosemite for three days this summer and was looking for some tips on what to do and where to stay. The wife and I did a quick trip there back in 2000 while in the Bay Area for a wedding. We were limited on time, so just hit the ... more »

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New thread Yorba Linda Plane Crash-Question for those who live in that area? 2/7/2019 2:02 AM

It’s sometimes hard to get accurate info from media reports, but were there thunderstorms in the Yorba Linda area on Super Bowl Sunday during the time of the accident? It’s somewhat unusual for a plane to fall from the sky in pieces...unless the pilot ... more »

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New thread Help: Can't remove 2018 YZ-250 Cylinder Head. 9/22/2018 11:58 AM

Whelp, this one's got me scratching my head. I tried removing the cylinder head today from my sons 18' YZ-250X and ran into a little problem. Because of the lack of clearance between the head stay and the frame, I can't lift the head high enough to clear

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New thread Holy Crap!!!: Jonny Walker Go Pro- Extreme XL Lagares 2018 . 5/21/2018 6:25 AM

Not motocross, but dayum, this is pretty impressive. These guys have some serious skills...and balls. The speed at which Jonny's navigating these obstacles, flying up and down the long and narrow staircases is amazing. Make sure to watch the entire clip. ... more »

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New thread Speaking with my wallet! Braap! 4/25/2018 2:05 PM

Just picked up this 2018 YZ-250X for my oldest son...although I may end up keeping it for myself! Ha! Have to admit, the blue wheels had me at “hello”.

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New thread Spoke with my wallet! Christmas Braaap!!! 12/25/2017 11:02 AM

2018 TE-300 Christmas present to myself(with the wife's approval, of course ?). Been a longtime KTM guy and was ready for a change of color..... but not a change of quality, perfromance or number of strokes. My last 3 KTM's have been 250 2-strokes and

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New thread Which Bay Area dealer would have largest selection of Husky's? 12/7/2017 3:46 AM

I'm in San Francisco on business until Friday and have some time to kill. Can any of you local Bay Area guys point me towards a Husky dealer who would typically have the largest selection of bikes on the showroom floor? Thanks guys!

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New thread Best gear company for tall riders? 11/23/2017 4:13 PM

Happy Thanksgiving all. My son is 6'4 and 195 pounds and needs a new set of riding gear. He's always worn Troy Lee, but doesn't like the current styles they offer. Can anyone similar in size to my son recommend a gear company they've used/use that we ... more »

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New thread Recommendation for Biking around San Diego 5/29/2017 8:20 AM

Hey Guy's I'll be in San Diego(Gas Lamp Quarter) this week on business and will have my Mountain Bike in tow. Not planning to do any trail riding, just want to ride from the hotel and hopefully find some scenic Urban riding. Are there any biking paths ... more »

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New thread Anybody Riding Mountain Single Track this summer? 5/25/2017 2:53 PM

Anybody heading to the mountains this summer to ride? Doing my 3rd consecutive trip in August. Man, I am jonesin and can't wait till it gets here. Trail riding in the mountains with your buddy's is just an insane amount of fun. I've been watching Youtube

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New thread Hope Tomac can sleep at night.... 5/7/2017 6:58 AM

knowing he tried to affect the outcome of a championship through manipulation....and failed!!! Calling out a 3 time champ at the presser on Friday was a complete douche move on his part, especially since he, in effect, attempted the very same thing he ... more »

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New thread Wireless Earbuds for iPhone- What brand do you guy's recommend? 10/25/2016 12:31 AM

All, I'm looking to 86 my Apple OEM earbuds for a wireless type. I would primarily use them for Mountain Biking, Cycling and the gym. I listen almost exclusively to Rock music and absolutely zero rap/hip hop. To those of you with wireless earbud experience, ... more »

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New thread Rock Candy-Sammy Hagar & Tommy Lee 8/13/2016 7:11 PM

Anybody catch this on Sammy's Rock and Roll Road Trip? Sammy, Tommy Lee and Michael Anthony playing an impromptu version of Rock Candy at Tommy Lees Malibu house. Pretty effing cool! Sammy's one of my fav's. Dude epitomizes the Rock Star lifestyle. Oh ... more »

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New thread Mountain Bikes: Anybody gone from a 29er to the 27.5? 2/10/2016 6:16 PM

If so, any regrets? I've been on a 29er(Niner-Jet) for the last 3 years and am thinking of making the jump to a 27.5(Santa Cruz 5010). I like the 29 inch wheel for all the reasons most do..speed, momentum, roll-over, etc, but I really enjoy tight, twisty ... more »

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New thread Jeeping in Sedona-Need recommendations please. 10/15/2015 6:49 AM

Taking the wifey to Sedona next week and have reserved a jeep for a little off road adventuring while there. Any of you Vital Freaks have a recommendation for some must do Jeep trails in and around the Sedona area? Thanks all.

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New thread KTM's new marketing campaign!!! 10/12/2015 7:13 AM

Sitting there drinking coffee and watching the news with the wifey this morn. As they were covering the Southwest Airlines computer debacle, they showed a 5 sec video clip from LAX and here's this guy in the background with a bright orange "KTM Racing"

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New thread Jonny Walker Go-Pro from Erzberg-Holy Chit 5/31/2015 5:14 AM

I know it's not moto, but these Extreme Enduro guy's have some serious talent. Check out the start of a recent Erzberg Rodeo race from Jonny Walkers Go-Pro. Crazy! He's riding the hell out of that 300. Also, note the ravine jump he does at 1:33. Oh yeah, ... more »

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