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Verg Interview Show Notes
1:44 How Verg started out biking and wrenching
3:15 USA Cycling Mechanics Clinic
5:55 Bike Shops where Verg Started out: Open Road Bicycles, Fat Tire Farm, Revolver Bikes, 21st Avenue Bicycles
7:45 Sea Otter Classic, Ironman Hawaii Race, Paris-Roubaix Race, World Cup Mtb Races,
9:18 Traveling and work life of a traveling bicycle mechanic
12:20 Wrenching during a race, effective attitude, getting and sharing parts and tools, cooperation with other teams.
15:20 Attitudes of community in mountain biking
18:15 Diamondback Bicycles
18:20 Kyle Thomas
18:25 Charlie Sponsel
20:50 The difference between a ladder and stairs.
21:40 Is it easier or more difficult for tall people to do pushups.
22:55 Working with pro riders
23:00 Kelly McGarry Canyon gap back flip at Red Bull Rampage
24:00 Carson Storch, Eric Porter
25:00 Redbull Rampage
25:50 Digging and building at Redbull with athletes
29:45 The multi-faceted job of helping a team achieve success
30:30 Flying with tools as a pro bike mechanic
31:20 Finding resources in strange places
32:30 AJ Johnson
32:54 Mountain Bike Suspension Design
37:40 Geographic influence of Mtb designs
38:30 Devinci Traveling Demo Program
39:30 “Quiver Killer” bike?
43:05 Devinci Django. Devinci Troy
45:10 Wheel size discussion; allowing 29’ers in Mtb Downhill racing
48:45 Tour de France Bicycle Weight Limits
59:20 Verg’ role as a Devinci Bicycles demo specialist
1:00:45 Devinci owner, Felix Gauthier
1:04:20 Devinci Hatchet, “Gravel Bike”
1:11:10 Working with Slope Style Athletes and their bikes
1:12:47 Colorado Freeride Festival
1:15:00 Slope Style suspension purpose and design
1:19:00 BMX beginnings: Darren Berrecloth, Jill Kintner, Lars Sternberg, Matthew Slaven
1:19:40 NW Cup Casey Northern and Scott Tucker interview
1:20:00 Accessibility and Cost of BMX vs Mountain Bike riding
1:20:45 Does the rear shock help with boost on full suspension Slope Style bikes?
1:23:40 Full suspension slope style bikes for kids & shorter riders