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    Smile McDowell Pumptrack Facelift!

    Since we finally got some decent rain, I took advantage of the perfect conditions and gave the pumptrack some much needed attention. The entire back line has been reworked for better flow, everything can be rolled, manualed or jumped now with no choppy spots. I also made the track wider and reworked the 2nd camelback table so it's longer and wider with an optional righthand hip line that doubles as a berm extension for the inner loop of the track. Some spots are still soft and mushy but it should be dry in a day or 2. Get out there and check it out! Feedback is much appreciated as always. There are more pics on the GROAZ FB page...
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    Nice work. I need to get over there and get in some laps.

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    Nice work .. you are on hard working mofo.

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    Thanks for your work. I don't even ride the pump track but I think you deserve some pats on the back anyway.

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    Looks like a lot of work. Now I can practice some jumps for Big Bear next year.

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    We still need to give the jumps a nice refresher too. They're still working but the transitions are getting pretty bumpy/pocked out. Still need to move more of the dirt pile off the track as well. Just ran out of time and energy...
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    Nice work Ken! I'll be home from dec 8 to jan 7, so if you are going to do any work and want some help, I'm more than willing. Maybe I can learn to jump into the first berm and stay up on both wheels!
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    thanks Ken. that should really help the flow. there were a couple dead spots. and That should help.
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    It's pretty much impossible to reach the jump into the 1st berm now due to the dirt pile being in the way. We can dig in and clear the route but it'll take a solid hour with a few people. I cleared about 2 feet when it was still dry and that was MUCH harder than I thought it would be! With it being wet we might be able to kinda notch it though...
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