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I am hoping someone has some advice for my new bike search.
I am looking for a bike with road or race geometry which I can use as a general purpose bike. I am currently riding a pretty stock Surly Steamroller with p-clamps for a rack and fenders. I love the aggressive geometry which r ... Read More »
Took a short break from watching the Monaco Grand Prix & Indy 500 to go outside and catch a view of the bike race. This appears to be the Pro/1/2/3 women's race. It was foggy with light rain here this morning. Hope the downhill side has better conditions...Read More »
Somewhat loosepack gravel for about 25 miles, other half on pavement.
1. Aluminum clinchers with 25mm gatorskins
2. Full carbon tubbies with 22mm sprinters
The 25mm would ride nicer but are pretty heavy and would be more prone to pinch flats...
Edit. third option I could put the gatorski ... Read More »
We ran our local little strade bianche-inspired road race yesterday. One of the boys used a helmet camera. This film opens with a bridging up to (at 55km/h) and attack out of the front group on a 4 km section. Note the white sprayed "danger ruts" flashing by. He had been checking out the parcours be ... Read More »
Apologies to Robert Frost
Whose bike that is I think I know
I'll never catch his wheel though
He will not see me stopping here
To cop a gel before I go.
The guys in back must think its queer
To stop without a rider near
They think it is a huge mistake
The first road race of the year
I slap my ... Read More »