Sea Otter Classic 2012 - day 2

Another beautiful day at the 2012 Volkswagen Sea Otter Classic with road races, mountain bike events and product launches is now behind us and we have a gallery of today's activities.

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A reflection of Spy's Jim Miller and Sea Otter activities in a Spy Screw.

It s best to start early and these kids were around all day with lots of enthusiasm.

Fletch Newland of Vision is like a very proud father here.

This Patterson drive might be quite cool on a commuter bike.

A Formula hydraulic disc brake on the Colnago C59 Disc.

Beyond Coastal was active at Sea Otter with a couple sun protection stations at Sea Otter and we all appreciated it greatly.

Rotor introduced the mountain bike crank with integrated SRM power meter.

The ramps on a WickWerks mountain triple chain ring set. WickWerks also offers road versions.

The BMC GranFondo bikes were available for demo rides here.

Geoff Kabush seems to alway looks calm, cool and collected.

Race results are important no matter where you go.

Pro Kelli Emmett on her way to a skill set session.

Dan Empfield early on during a road fit session in the Purely Custom booth.

Mark Cote of Specialized on the green machine that Robert Egger developed.

An integrated Speedplay on either the Sidi road or tri base helps you get lower.

The Enve Simon Smart wheels are available for demo rides here at Sea Otter.

Andy Kessler and Gerard Vroomen with the new Open Mountain 29er. A new project for these industry veterans.

Zipp introduced the Vuka Alumina aero bars today, and these new bars offer a large amount of adjustment.

A snapshot of the action during the amateur circuit race.

But not everybody was concerned with racing.