1979 Downhill Race Video

Repack Rider

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This is the first video ever made concerning what would eventually be called "mountain biking." It aired on CBS in 1979. In it a hippie named Gary Fisher makes a bold prediction that the sport would go a long way.

If anyone knows how to embed here, do it in comments. Otherwise, here's the link:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SVWP6VaLtvw
 

jonsonneborn

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Fantastic!

I've lived in Marin County for 10 years now....I need to go ride that 2 mile downhill course if I can find it! Jon
 
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