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A Seatpost Heard ‘Round the World

September 25, 2009

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It’s hard to believe that it’s been almost 20 years since Mat Hoffman’s seatpost helped send his Haro upside down, bringing the backflip fakie to the world. Without a seatpost of reasonable height, it’s safe to assume that an “ass-in-the-tire” landing would have been eminent, and such a trick would have never been possible.

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