WATCH: How The Mountain Bike Evolved From A California Hippy Pastime To A Billion Dollar Industry...

WATCH: How The Mountain Bike Evolved From A California Hippy Pastime To A Billion Dollar Industry...

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WATCH: How The Mountain Bike Evolved From A California Hippy Pastime To A Billion Dollar Industry...

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Very cool video put together by WIRED explaining how a bunch of NorCal hippies took paperboy bikes and modded them to stand up to the stress of downhill trail riding which eventually produced the first functional mountain bike designs and gave way to a billion dollar global phenomenon.

The must be something in the air up in NorCal that breeds creativity and innovation.

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