Get your klunk on

Remember, “Klunking is best away from the cars, the cops, and the concrete.”

Here’s some great old footage from the legendary Repack race from the beginnings of mountain biking, when steel was real and suspension was in how thick your denim jeans were. Enjoy!

 

  • That was a really fun day for me. I put the race on and got plenty of camera time (although no mention here!). I’m the guy wearing the cycling cap from Sunshine.

    You can find more about the subject at my website: http://sonic.net/~ckelly/Seekay/mtbwelcome.htm

    Also, my book on the subject will be out in the fall: http://velopress.com/books/fat-tire-flyer/

    • quirker

      Awesome, thanks Charlie! Really cool to have one of the originators of the whole MTB scene commenting here on Good Rotations. Good luck with the book!