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    Honestly can't remember... something like 22t on...

    Honestly can't remember... something like 22t on the cranks and 18t on the hub maybe?
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    wow damn impressive drop/attempt. small world...

    wow damn impressive drop/attempt. small world indeed...

    I will send you a PM when I hear back from Simon on whether the ride is going to happen...It most likely will, but there was some trail...
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    yeah I took the video... we had just gotten to...

    yeah I took the video... we had just gotten to the bottom of the ravine and saw the guy about to drop it so I pulled my crappy camera out.

    Is that you in the video? if so, you have some huge balls!
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    I don't ride nearly as much as I would like to,...

    I don't ride nearly as much as I would like to, or as much as simon. I usually only ride once a weekend, and sometimes it is at a pure trials spot like halibut point in rockport. My rides at lynn...
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    I am usually on an echo trials bike or a...

    I am usually on an echo trials bike or a cannondale chase (when on the chase I usually am on the tame trails with the girlfriend). Say Hi if you see me... I am not as much of a douche as I came off...
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    nope, not the guy on the goat bike hahaha I do...

    nope, not the guy on the goat bike hahaha

    I do ride with with the guy on the goat bike a decent amount. When I ride with simon I am on a rigid trials bike... I wish I had a bike like simon's goat...
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    Lynn woods most of the time...

    Lynn woods most of the time...
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    hahaha so did I when I first started riding...

    hahaha so did I when I first started riding trials. However those little hops use a ton of energy and every time your tire leaves the ground you are giving up whatever grip you had on an object.

    I...
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    Fair enough... the people that I usually ride...

    Fair enough... the people that I usually ride with don't go for the easiest way over stuff because it is not usually the most fun way to ride an obstacle (in my opinion). Most of the stuff does not...
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    No, you have to conform to what I think is right....

    No, you have to conform to what I think is right.



    Joking... but seriously you are right on the money.
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    none of those reasons are applicable to my...

    none of those reasons are applicable to my statement... TECHNICAL new england trails. I am talking rocks and logs. I have never had any trouble getting up a hill in skate shoes when pushing my bike....
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    for TECHNICAL trails flats are best... you have...

    for TECHNICAL trails flats are best... you have yet to provide a real argument that proves other wise. I completely agree that for normal flat/hilly not so technical sections of trails clipless are...
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    If you plan on powering through technical...

    If you plan on powering through technical sections with speed then yes clipless is the way to go (like you said - personal preference). But if you want to learn to ride your bike correctly over...
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    Flats. Only way to go for technical New England...

    Flats. Only way to go for technical New England trails. I just run DC Skate shoes and I am good to go, no shin guards. I have been riding trials at a high level for close to 11 years and can control...
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