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When you Mtb, you do Endos!

Postby boudreaux » Tue Apr 01, 2014 3:30 pm

When you do Endos, you do faceplants!

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Don't do faceplants! Get some beer, smile, watch the Rockies. What's more painful, the Rockies or my face?
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Re: When you Mtb, you do Endos!

Postby SkaredShtles » Tue Apr 01, 2014 3:41 pm

Two words:

Dropper post.

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Re: When you Mtb, you do Endos!

Postby Steve Gio » Tue Apr 01, 2014 4:22 pm

I've done my fair share of endos over the years but never got a shinner. Good job.

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Re: When you Mtb, you do Endos!

Postby boudreaux » Wed Apr 02, 2014 9:09 am

SkaredShtles wrote:Two words:

Dropper post.


I saw one that day, very cool. It changes the whole game when your seat post is lowered, amazing difference! I made a mistake and paid for it. Need a new helmet too!
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Re: When you Mtb, you do Endos!

Postby boudreaux » Wed Apr 02, 2014 9:15 am

Steve Gio wrote:I've done my fair share of endos over the years but never got a shinner. Good job.


That is a first for me. I get the usual knee, elbow, forearm, hip scrapes and bruises, and occasionally some face scrapes, but this one is a doozy. Quite the conversation piece I might add. The wife hit me! :-D
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Re: When you Mtb, you do Endos!

Postby Jay521 » Wed Apr 02, 2014 9:33 am

boudreaux wrote:The wife hit me! :-D

I'm thinking that's what REALLY happened and the MTB/Endo story is a smoke screen..... :lol:
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Re: When you Mtb, you do Endos!

Postby Tommy Dorr » Wed Apr 02, 2014 9:39 am

SkaredShtles wrote:Two words:

Dropper post.


I'll second that. I've had a command post for about a year now. Total game changer.
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Re: When you Mtb, you do Endos!

Postby boudreaux » Wed Apr 02, 2014 10:06 am

Jay521 wrote:
boudreaux wrote:The wife hit me! :-D

I'm thinking that's what REALLY happened and the MTB/Endo story is a smoke screen..... :lol:


Oh Jay, (sounds Motown don't it) , that's what the wife is saying, she doesn't need anger management classes, but maybe I need to learn how to duck! :lol:
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Re: When you Mtb, you do Endos!

Postby boudreaux » Wed Apr 02, 2014 10:19 am

Dropper Post $450 at Performance Bike...yikes!
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Re: When you Mtb, you do Endos!

Postby Jay521 » Wed Apr 02, 2014 10:39 am

boudreaux wrote:but maybe I need to learn how to duck! :lol:

Yup - you DO need to learn how to duck. Especially if she finds out you spent $450 on the dropper... :lol:
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Re: When you Mtb, you do Endos!

Postby mtgirl » Wed Apr 02, 2014 10:40 am

boudreaux wrote:Dropper Post $450 at Performance Bike...yikes!


Welcome to an expensive hobby. I nearly had to take out a mortgage to purchase my latest bike. :shock:
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Re: When you Mtb, you do Endos!

Postby fleetmack » Wed Apr 02, 2014 10:43 am

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Here's my endo picture from 2008
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