Mountain bike trip

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Sun Aug 18, 2013 10:54 pm

After two weeks of realy bad weather in Cape Town, the sun showed up, only half strength, but enough to keep the rain away, so we went mountain biking in Stellenbosch.
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This is how it looks if Werner lands too hard and debeads a front tyre
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Sun Aug 18, 2013 11:46 pm

So het jy nie gery nie?

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Mon Aug 19, 2013 7:27 am

Those tyres must last forever - they're never in use... :siffler: :lol:


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Mon Aug 19, 2013 8:13 am

Niel wrote:So het jy nie gery nie?
Nee, Suzette en Val het gekuier, so ek was op kamera-diens gister, maar ek dink die op-en af loop is meer oefening

The Tyres on a Downhill bike use a very soft compound, they are in the air most of the time, but they wear down fast and they are about R700.00 each, they are tubeless.
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Mon Aug 19, 2013 12:17 pm

Nice pics,miss those days,Hilux makes you lazy :blushing:
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