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UK Downhill Event Boards => 661 Mini Downhill => Topic started by: ScottFitz on Jan 09, 2013, 16:32

Title: FoD Round 2 27th
Post by: ScottFitz on Jan 09, 2013, 16:32
Who is doing it then?
Anyone else on a HT?
Will be my First Race at FOD
Title: Re: FoD Round 2 27th
Post by: treehuggergraeme on Jan 09, 2013, 17:12
is there a hardtail category?
Title: Re: FoD Round 2 27th
Post by: ScottFitz on Jan 10, 2013, 09:01
Nope
Title: Re: FoD Round 2 27th
Post by: Rich_ on Jan 13, 2013, 18:53
Any ideas what track they'll be using? Corkscrew like last year? If so please for the love of god don't use the very top of it as it's almost uphill!!  ::)
Title: Re: FoD Round 2 27th
Post by: Stevie_C on Jan 13, 2013, 19:57
I quite like the top of corkscrew. It's fast and flows nicely. It's the last zig zag section through the valley I don't like but the finish line was before that last year.
Title: Re: FoD Round 2 27th
Post by: JimFunn on Jan 14, 2013, 10:00
I'm entered. At least top section of cockscrew has corners. Once you cross the fire road it's just a straight
Title: Re: FoD Round 2 27th
Post by: ScottFitz on Jan 14, 2013, 11:54
I suppose it won’t be ski-run because they used that for the last round so it could be corkscrew. Or sheep skull?
Title: Re: FoD Round 2 27th
Post by: Rich_ on Jan 14, 2013, 14:20
Sheep skull would be good! the weather looks pretty awful for next week, snowy! http://metcheck.com/UK/14days.asp?zipcode=chepstow
Title: Re: FoD Round 2 27th
Post by: ScottFitz on Jan 14, 2013, 15:03
Won't be the first time i have raced in the snow ;)

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Title: Re: FoD Round 2 27th
Post by: ant1601 on Jan 16, 2013, 06:50
Do they need marshals? I have a volunteer!