dobby wrote:I am a local and didn't do the ride - I was struck down with a stomach virus and am just getting better now.
A guy I know came off on the descent due to a flat and as a result loss of control at speed - broke 12 bones including 8 ribs - the descent down Blanchview can be dangerous.
PS: thats a great clip from the poster above.
Sounds nasty. Riding the brakes? Hot rim... Tube pop?