New company promotes mountain bike safety

16th March, 2016 by

By Randy Wyrick

VAIL — The 2015 mountain bike season was one of triumph and tragedy, and some of those who dealt with it firsthand are joining to create lifeline — more triumph, less tragedy.Will Olson, an expert rider favored in his class (Vet Men 30-plus), died on Aug. 1, when he suffered a fatal chest injury during a Crested Butte enduro.Olson’s was the only fatality on a global stage, and the first known death in an enduro race. However, Olson was only one of several deaths that rocked the mountain bike community last summer. Leo Nill died on Brundage Mountain, Allen Chan …

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