My Precious (Carbon)
What the ?! Listening to the pre-race briefing at the Singapore MTB Carnival I couldn’t believe my ears. I had to ask the folk standing next to me if I’d heard him right. The marshall had just said that the organisers had responded to rider-feedback from the previous years’ event and the course was now ‘carbon bike friendly’! Don’t worry, I’m not going to start ranting about frame materials but come on – it’s called a mountain bike!
So, for the benefit of anyone who may need some clarification, “Mountain biking is a sport which consists of riding bicycles off-road, often over rough terrain...” [Source: Wikipedia]