June 21, 2010 28 Comments
The 2010 Burn 24 Hour Challenge is in the books, and it turned out to be a great venue to torture test our prototype Access Carbon 29er hardtail mountain bike. Yes, we’ve decided to upgrade our big-wheeled mountain bike lineup with a carbon frame. We haven’t received the final samples of our new Access Carbon 29er yet, but we’ve already been riding, racing and otherwise pushing the prototype frame to its limits before it makes it way into your hands.
In terms of the race, Chris battled some mid-race heat exhaustion, but pulled it together in the end to churn out his fastest lap time on his final lap of the race (on board the Acces Carbon 29er, of course). Chris will share some of his race experience below, but here’s a short video about testing and riding our prototype Access mountain bike: