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MY P.3 RIPS THE LOWER VALMONT PUMP TRACK

Watch world champion 15X BMX racer Collin Hudson tear up the lower Valmont pump track on my P.3. I handed him the bike, he took 0.1 seconds to adjust to the suspension and wheels, then he rocked these amazing laps.

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July 24, 2012 : Posted In: Pump tracks,Reviews : Comments (1)


HELPING A PUMP TRACK NOOB

Hi Lee. I’ve been desperately trying to ride our local pump track for a few weeks already. I’ve tried everything I can but don’t seem get anywhere near anything that resembles what I see on the net. What am I doing wrong here? Really hope somebody can help. I’ve resorted to going public with a video of my riding despite how bad it is just so I can get some feedback on what I should be doing.

Dynamodayak Ngieng

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July 23, 2012 : Posted In: Ask Lee,Pump tracks,Skills/training : Comments (5)


NON-STANDARD BERM IDEAS


A purchaser of Welcome to Pump Track Nation is thinking outside the box.

Some thoughts:

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July 6, 2012 : Posted In: Pump tracks,Trail building : Comments (4)


STAFFORD LAKE BIKE PARK FLOW TRACK


Stoked: I just delivered specs for a pump/jump/flow/race track that Hilride will build at Stafford Lake Bike Park in Marin.

This track is designed for all levels of riders—and for head-to-head racing! Here’s the overview:

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June 19, 2012 : Posted In: Pump tracks,Trail building : Comments (0)


5 BENEFITS A PUMP TRACK WILL BRING TO YOUR CITY

A guest piece from Shawn Wilson, owner of Epicenter Cycling in Aptos, CA and designer of the original Epicenter Pump Track.

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May 26, 2012 : Posted In: Pump tracks : Comments (1)


DESIGNING A PUMP TRACK FOR STAFFORD LAKE BIKE PARK


Hand tools are stacked in the garage, but the Mac is fired up. I’m working on a pump track design for the Stafford Lake Bike Park in Marin.

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ARE THERE DIMINISHING RETURNS FROM ONGOING PUMP TRACK USE?


This is one of the best questions in a long time. That’s why it got buried in my email.

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May 23, 2012 : Posted In: Ask Lee,Pump tracks,Skills/training : Comments (13)


POPULAR MECHANICS MAGAZINE: HOW TO BUILD A PUMP TRACK


A story in Popular Mechanics magazine is a sure sign the Pump Track Nation is going mainstream.

Check out the spread:

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May 22, 2012 : Posted In: Pump tracks,Trail building : Comments (3)


LYONS BIKE PARK MAINTENANCE AND CLEAN UP DAY

This Saturday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. We’re gonna clean things up and get the pump track super dialed for Worlds. The city bought 30 yards of filtered topsoil, so it’s gonna be good!

Check out the Facebook event page

Braaap!

May 17, 2012 : Posted In: Pump tracks,Trail building : Comments (0)


SEA OTTER SPEED AND STYLE 2012

This year we ran the second-ever Sea Otter Classic Speed and Style event. It was speedy and stylish.

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May 3, 2012 : Posted In: Events,Pump tracks : Comments (11)


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