Shimano Saint Front Brake Installation

It is soon summer time and change the broken parts of your spad has to be done before spares are not available anymore !

Here is a Front Brake change procedure on a YT Tues 2.0 with a broken Sram Guide R Front Brake switched by a new Shimano Saint !

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Leogang – UCI DH #3 – Results

Rachel Atherton 🇬🇧 is back in women elite category but Myriam ‘Pompon’ Nicole 🇫🇷 2nd is still white leader jersey !

Amaury Pierron 🇫🇷 took his second win in a row in Austria at Leogang Bikepark : the Commencal  rider is unbeatable at the moment !

Fort William – UCI DH #2 – Results

Cocorico Amaury Pierron 🇫🇷 took the win in Elite Men (1st one for him!) at today Fort William UCI DH Round #2 ! He was strong pedalling… and quite lucky  after the Aaron Gwin fall. Congrats to  Reece Wilson 🇬🇧 4th as a privateer ! Loris Vergier  🇫🇷 is 2nd but 1st from the Syndicate Santa Cruz boys ! Troy Brosnan 🇦🇺 is more and more present (3rd today) and Loïc Bruni 🇫🇷 is back too after been injuried in Croatia 🇭🇷 at Round #1 !

Congrats to Tahnée Seagrave for the win in Women Elite ; Myriam 2nd  !

Fort William – UCI DH #2 – Greg Minnaar Out

Greg get injuried while training with the latest Santa Cruz V10  at Fort Bill 😦

The new V10 is explored thru this pinkbike article.

Catalonian DH Cup Calendar – Updates

Some updates for the Catalonian DH Cup Calendar !

Isaac Perich at Cervià de les Garrigues last week (picture from Pedro González).

Updates and modifications may be encountered here www.ciclisme.cat. Round in Andorra in removed.

|--------+--------------+-------------------------+-----------|
|  Round | Date         | Spot                    | Country   |
|--------+--------------+-------------------------+-----------|
|  #1    | February 18  | Osor                    |    FR     |
|  #2    | April 8      | Cervià de les Garrigues |    FR     |
|  #3    | April 29     | La Garriga              |    FR     |
|  #4    | June 3       | Llívia                  |    FR     |
|  #5    | July 1       | Les Angles              |    🇫🇷     |
|--------+--------------+-------------------------+-----------|

La Garriga Round will take place at La Sorrera Bike Park and will  Catalonian Championship and first “I Memorial Cañas Open”.

Catalonian DH Cup #2 – San Andreu de la Barca – Final Shots

San Andreu de la Barca : always up-to-date bikes !

Guide chain system from the 90’s.

In the 90’s some top pilots started to come massively to San Andreu de la Barca : here is a 1994 excerpt !

Then things went well for François Gachet at 1994’s worlds : cross check this extract from 1995 Sunn Catalogue !

Here are some shots from the 2018 San Andreu de la Barca final !