Pro GRT # 2 – Vernon, NJ

Photos: Mike Lord & six3events

Words: Quinton Spaulding

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KHS was in Vernon, NJ this past weekend for round number two on the Pro GRT Tour.

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KHS Factory Racing videographer Travis Fant joined us for another first class race edit – STAY TUNED!

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Making it happen on the road ain’t easy… if you witnessed Travis AKA “Fant Films” at work he may make you think otherwise.

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Here is a view of Vernon from the chairlift at Mountain Creek Bike Park – AWESOME!

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Aiello on track and looking sharp during the first training session.

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And enough STYLE for all of NJ!

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Binggeli got up to speed real quick with his Nations flag on his sleeve… USA USA USA!!!

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Custom cutting our KENDA TIRES for the rough terrain on the East Cost is a must.

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Shade and hydration are so commonly overlooked when racing, so we are pretty regimental about staying on top of it!

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I certainly had a BLAST training and racing on the new track.

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It was a little more “wide open” than usual, this made it fun to attack!

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I had a solid run on the day and placed 28th.

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Aiello was on a super pinned race run but unfortunately went down in one of the major rock gardens. He still managed to finish 20th.

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Binggeli was close to the pace on the day… But finished just off the podium in 8th.

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In the big scheme of things KHS Factory Racing had a solid weekend, however at this level and with this amount of support we expect to be on the wood.

We are off to New York, PLATTEKILL to be exact and hope to redeem ourselves there with a BIG FINISH!

Please stay tuned for more updates as they become available.

All the best,
Q.

Sea Otter Classic 2012 – The Festival of Cycling!

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Words: Quinton Spaulding

Photos: Monique Spaulding & Six3Events

Thanks to our 2012 SPONSORS!

KHS Bicycles was setup early for the Sea Otter Classic.

Factory pits!

Sydne Spauldimg,… the “OFFICIAL” Assistant Team manager!

Early morning ESPRESSO is a must at the Sea Otter Classic.

Good Times!!

Our affiliate “Italo Vaccari” from KHS Peru.

 Aiello gets some slalom!

Binggeli pushes the KHS 650B through the berms.

Little unfortunate to flat on the 650B.

Binggeli carries his country on his arm in the DH.

Bryson Martin JR in action!

Spaulding working the berms!

KHS V.P. Wayne D Gray came by with much encouragement!

Our Juniors are making huge gains in 2012.

The “CREW”!!

Race Day conditions!

This years sea otter was Fantastic and we had a GREAT time seeing old faces and meeting new ones! bring on the 2013 Sea Otter Classic

Check out our “LIFESTYLES” Video!

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