Just ascended after a refreshing swim with my bike. I actually wasn't aware that an MTB would float. Photo taken by Martin Paldan at WAT-A-Race.


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Marie Huber-Roos June 18, 2010, 02:19 PM
Cool!
boegh July 05, 2010, 07:14 AM
Not all MTB's does float (mine didn't when it ended up in the harbour...). Über cool shot :)
Henrik Huber-Roos July 05, 2010, 08:09 AM
No, you're right. It's only temporary until the frame fills up through the vent holes. The tyres are not nearly voluminous enough to displace 12-15 litres of water. BTW you should not forget to empty the frame again when you come home after the swim. Old pond water does lubricate well ;-)

Yes, Martin Paldan shot a lot of awesome photos at that race. If you are into adventure race or simply action photos, then you should check out www.martinpaldan.com

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